HABD is committed to repositioning its public housing portfolio to best serve Birmingham residents while remaining aligned with the overall direction of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development. As a result, we’re evaluating the needs of our current properties to ensure each site’s redevelopment effort is the best course of action for current and future residents.
The Park at Sydney Drive, a 120-unit apartment community in Birmingham's Oxmoor Valley, offers 1-3 bedroom apartments with amenities like washer/dryer connections, energy-efficient appliances, and community facilities. HABD and Hollyhand Development collaborated on the $19 million project.
The Villas at Titusville, formerly known as Loveman Village public housing redevelopment project, has been rebranded and reconstructed to feature a park-style setting with 164 mixed-income family units. In 2016, Phase I of the development received the largest award of Low-Income Housing Tax Credits (LIHTCs) in Alabama's history.
The Magic City Housing Development Corporation, a 501©(3) subsidiary of HABD, was established in the early 2000s to serve as the arm of the agency committed to real estate acquisition and new affordable housing development.