Rocket City’s Planning Propulsion

  Huntsville’s planning and infrastructure investment laid the foundation for one of the largest commercial developments in the country — transforming a vacant regional mall into a “walkable, connected community.” By Lucy Berry DeButy  October 12, 2018 It was only two years ago that Councilman Will Culver invited young professionals to a private event to introduce […]


REI Co-op’s first Alabama store will open at MidCity Huntsville

REI at MidCity Rendering

REI Co-op’s first Alabama store will open at MidCity Huntsville New store will offer top quality outdoor gear, expertise and experiences HUNTSVILLE, ALA.— REI Co-op is opening its first location in the state of Alabama at MidCity Huntsville, bringing a wide assortment of quality gear and expertise for the region’s most popular outdoor activities in […]


Pies & Pints joining restaurant lineup at MidCity Huntsville

Pies & Pints at MidCity Rendering

Pies & Pints joining restaurant lineup at MidCity Huntsville Specialty pizza and craft beer restaurant opening at nation’s 4th largest commercial development HUNTSVILLE, ALA. — RCP Companies, an Alabama-based real estate firm, announces another first-to-market restaurant. Pies & Pints, a specialty pizza and craft beer restaurant, will open at MidCity Huntsville, the $500 million redevelopment […]


The fate of Huntsville’s musical future starts here

By Matt Wake mwake@al.com Want more or different music offerings in Huntsville? Are you a local musician who wants a better chance to flourish here? An open forum to begin the city’s previously announced music audit will be held 5:30 – 8 p.m. June 6 at Yellowhammer Brewing’s Lost Highway Bierhall, address 2600 Clinton Ave. […]


ICSC – Huntsville, Ala.’s $350 million MidCity is the country’s fourth-largest real estate project

Rendering of MidCity Huntsville Property

Full article published on ICSC Shopping Center Today by Spencer Rumsey Huntsville (Ala.) MidCity is putting that city back on the map. This mixed-use project, which research firm CoStar ranked the fourth-largest U.S. commercial real estate development under way last year, will offer retail, entertainment, homes, hotels, offices and wide-open spaces when it is fully […]


Toyota, Mazda Choose [Huntsville,] Alabama for New $1.6 Billion Car Plant

Toyota and Mazda will build a new assembly plant in Alabama.  Auto makers plan to formally announce location on Wednesday ARTICLE PUBLISHED ON WALL STREET JOURNAL By Chester Dawson PHOTO: EUGENE HOSHIKO/ASSOCIATED PRESS Toyota Motor Corp. TM -0.47% and Mazda Motor Corp. 7261 0.31% will build a new $1.6 billion assembly plant in Huntsville, Alabama, according to people familiar with the companies’ decision, a move […]


MidCity Huntsville among 12 largest commercial real estate projects in US

By Lucy Berry at AL.com A high profile redevelopment project in Huntsville is getting the attention of a major U.S. real estate publication. An aerial photo of the MidCity Huntsville site in Huntsville taken May 20, 2017. (Marty Sellers | sellersphoto.com) National Real Estate Investor, the leading authority on trends in the commercial real estate markets, […]


RCP debuts concept video of MidCity Huntsville at old Madison Square Mall

By Lucy Berry at AL.com RCP Companies for the first time has released a conceptual video of the $350 million MidCity development in Huntsville. The video walks viewers through the mixed-use project, which is under construction at the former Madison Square Mall site on University Drive. The 100-acre community will have 345,000 square feet of specialty retail, 200,000 […]


5 Reasons to Visit Huntsville, Alabama

While Huntsville has been and will remain a destination for middle schoolers with a proclivity for Aeroscience, the Rocket City has become a new launching pad for craft breweries, restaurants, and creative entrepreneurs, which has created a boom of new places to see beyond the U.S. Space and Rocket Center (even though we also think […]