Proposed Tower Would Rise Above Birmingham’s Five Points South

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A proposed 17-story tower has received conditional approval from Birmingham regulators. It would be on the site of the The Break in the Five Points South neighborhood.
A proposed 17-story tower has received conditional approval from Birmingham regulators. It would be on the site of the The Break in the Five Points South neighborhood.

Andrew Yeager,WBHM

Birmingham’s Five Points South neighborhood could look significantly different thanks to a project that received conditional approval from city leaders last week. It’s a 17-story tower bringing more housing and retail to that area. We talk about it in this week’s Magic City Marketplace.

Andrew Yeager

Andrew Yeager

Host/Reporter



Magic City Marketplace

Birmingham is big business and small. But whatever the size of the operation, the marketplace is connected by people who have to grapple with numbers and projections and spin. We try and slice through the psychobabble that can be business news with a weekly discussion of who's up and who's down, why the market reacts a certain way or what a business closing or opening means to you.

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