Off-campus housing for UAH + more new high-dollar building permits in Madison County

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One of the new building permits in Madison County this week is for student apartments near UAH. (Michael Seale/Hville Blast)

Several new million-dollar-plus construction projects were approved statewide this past week, with a majority of them building permits in Madison County.

One particular permit, for $41.7 million, is for a student housing apartment project adjacent to the UAH campus. Here’s what we know:

New apartments near UAH campus

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The new apartment complex for UAH students is located off Holmes Ave. at the former home of Trinity Presbyterian Church. (Google Maps)

The $41 million building permit is for a student-housing apartment complex adjacent to the UAH campus and near McThornmor Acres.

The proposed student apartment complex is on a 4.33-acre site on the south side of Holmes Avenue and west of Austin Drive that was home to Trinity Presbyterian Church. The complex is expected to house as many as 600 UAH students and slated to open in the summer of 2025.

The contractor for the project is Fite Building Corp. and the owner of the property is Capstone Development.

More on these building permits in Madison County

Thanks to our friends at Southern Exposure Information, we have the list of all new million-dollar-plus construction projects approved in Alabama last week. Each week, they pull together information from building permits issued to get all the details on these projects. You can get access to all of their construction permits right here.

Here’s more info on these new building permits in Madison County:

CityBuilderOwner of ProjectProject AddressProject StateAmount
08/10/2023HuntsvilleTampa Construction Enterprise IncJohn Tampa707 Monroe St SWAL$8,500,000
08/10/2023HuntsvilleFite ConstructionCapstone Development4315 Holmes Ave NWAL$41,765,393
08/10/2023HuntsvilleHuntsville Design & Construction IncJohn Oldham1608 Four Mile Post Rd SEAL$1,617,002
08/09/2023Madison CountyESI Inc of Tennesseeowner not listed5251 Triana BlvdAL$31,870,400

Past Permits

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One of the big building permits in Madison County last week was for an apartment complex in Madison. (Google Maps)

In case you may have missed any of our previous reports on million-dollar-plus building permits issued in Alabama, here are some of our reports from the last several weeks:

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