Bessemer, AL: Rebounding Strong with Growth Potential
Located in the Birmingham-Hoover metropolitan area in Alabama, the city of Bessemer has grown from an iron ore manufacturing town to a growing city welcoming the likes of Dollar General and Amazon.
As a diverse mix of companies and industries have moved into the market, there are considerable efforts being made to promote job growth.
“The people of Bessemer have built a great community and take pride in their history,” said Barry McWhirter, CEO of McWhirter Realty Partners. “We’re excited to be working alongside them to welcome the positive changes happening in the city that are positioning it for a successful future.”
McWhirter Realty Partner’s opened its Bessemer office in 2018, located on the UAB Medwest Campus just two miles from the new Amazon Fulfillment Center. The anticipation of the new center is stimulating retail, restaurants and housing to support the 1,500 jobs being created.
McWhirter is seeing an increase in medical leasing, recently securing two new medical office leases in excess of 4,000 SF, and is getting calls to show additional available space.
The McWhirter Realty Partner’s office is managed by Tanya L. Shubert, who has 20 years of experience in healthcare management, and Austin L. Purvis who serves as assistant property manager. For more information on available space, please contact Barry McWhirter at 770-955-2000.