About Foundry Yards
The Cushman & Wakefield Sunbelt Multifamily Advisory Group is excited to present the exclusive listing of Foundry Yards, a 268-unit luxury apartment community with 20K SF of future, adjacent office and retail space located in Birmingham, Alabama, which has the nation’s second lowest unemployment rate according to the Wall Street Journal and 50K+ jobs added since April 2020. Foundry Yards is anchored by Birmingham’s expansive healthcare industry with the University of Alabama at Birmingham ranking the #1 Best Large Employer in America by Forbes with a total of 23K jobs and an employment impact of 64K within a 10-minute walk of the property. Also, the asset is primed to benefit from the city’s emergence as a technology hub, ranked as #2 up and coming tech hot spots according to MarketWatch. Centralized in the newly revitalized Parkside District, Foundry Yards is positioned adjacent to multiple breweries, acclaimed restaurants, the 19-acre Railroad Park, and Regions Field which is home to the Birmingham Barons, an AA-affiliate of the Chicago White Sox. In 2021, Foundry Yards has experienced incredible leasing velocity with 45 move-ins per month and 14% effective rent growth since May.