Monday, October 7, 2019

MidCity cited as one of the 12 largest commercial real estate projects in the nation

Article Title: MidCity cited as one of the 12 largest commercial real estate projects in the nation


Article Snip: "...the transition from Madison Square Mall to the MidCity District is transforming Huntsville's economic future..."


Article Source: whnt.com
Construction Boom (Huntsville), Employment, Jobs,

Thursday, September 26, 2019

Science and Engineering Services LLC, Huntsville, Alabama, awarded contract for Afghan UH-60 helicopters maintenance

Article Title: Science and Engineering Services LLC awarded contract for Afghan UH-60 helicopters maintenance


Article Snip: "...Science and Engineering Services LLC, Huntsville, Alabama, was awarded a $54,931,995 modification to Foreign Military Sales (Afghanistan) for maintenance on UH-60 helicopters..."


Article Source: www.airrecognition.com


Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Now is the best time to find a better job!

Article Title: Lower-Income Americans Are Increasingly Job Hopping


Article Snip: "...New York Fed survey released Monday showed the share of lower-income heads of household, defined as earning a household income of $60,000 a year or less, who moved to new jobs in April, May, June or July was 12%, up from 8% in the same period a year earlier and the highest rate for records dating back to 2014. Meanwhile, job changes among higher-income workers have been declining since early 2018..."


Article Source: www.wsj.com
Low Income defined as earning a household income of $60,000 a year or less

U.S. News and World Report: The Rocket City (Huntsville, Alabama) is the 11th Best Place to Live in the U.S.

Article Title: U.S. News and World Report: The Rocket City (Huntsville, Alabama) is the 11th Best Place to Live in the U.S.


Article Snip: "...Huntsville is the smallest metro area in the top 25 Best Places to Live. This northern Alabama metro area is the most affordable place to live out of the 125 most populous metro areas in the U.S. and offers a flourishing job market, with many local companies focused on science, technology, engineering and math..."


Article Source: usnews.com
Best Places to Live

Friday, September 13, 2019

Boeing, Northrop pitch partnership on 1,000 job Huntsville defense contract

Article Title: Boeing, Northrop pitch partnership on 1,000 job Huntsville defense contract


Article Snip: "...After withdrawing in July from competition for a massive U.S. Department of Defense contract to supply the nation's next generation of ground missiles, Boeing is now pitching the idea that..."


Article Source: www.decaturdaily.com
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Wednesday, May 29, 2019

Huntsville housing market is sizzling

Article Title: Huntsville housing market is sizzling


Article Snip: "...Homes are getting snapped up as soon as they go on the market as people relocate to growing Huntsville..."


Article Source: www.al.com
Madison County, Housing Market, Huntsville Real Estate,

Thursday, May 23, 2019

Y-tec Keylex Toyotetsu Alabama to Build $220M Plant in Huntsville

Article Title: Y-tec Keylex Toyotetsu Alabama to Build $220M Plant in Huntsville


Article Snip: "...will create 650 jobs. The plant, a joint venture between a trio of Mazda and Toyota suppliers, will produce structural body stampings and assemblies..."


Article Source: www.bizjournals.com
Y-tec Keylex Toyotetsu Alabama (Auto supplier), Employment,

Huntsville adds more people than any Alabama city in 2018

Article Title: Huntsville adds more people than any Alabama city in 2018


Article Snip: "...The Rocket City added more than 2,200 from 2017 to 2018, according to U.S. Census estimates released Thursday. That’s more than any other city in the state..."


Article Source: www.al.com
Population Growth, Tax Base Growth,

Tuesday, May 21, 2019

Toyota taps David Finch as new president for Alabama plant

Article Title: Toyota taps David Finch as new president for Alabama plant


Article Snip: "...Toyota Motor North America has named a new president of its Huntsville engine plant. David Finch, who joined Toyota in 1991, has been tapped to lead the plant..."


Article Source: www.bizjournals.com
David Finch, Toyota’s engine plant in Huntsville,

Tourism growing in north Alabama

Article Title: Tourism growing in north Alabama


Article Snip: "... Visitors spent an estimated $1.4 billion in Madison County last year. At a news conference in Huntsville, tourism officials said Madison has become the third most-visited county in the state. They said the county had 3.3 million visitors last year, a 6 percent increase over 2017. And the money spent by tourists saved every household in the county $850 in taxes..."


Article Source: www.waff.com
Tourism, Taxes,

Tuesday, May 14, 2019

Auto supplier DaikyoNishikawa selects Alabama for first US facility

Article Title: Auto supplier DaikyoNishikawa selects Alabama for first US facility


Article Snip: "...The DNUS auto parts plant will be built on the site of the Mazda Toyota Manufacturing USA auto assembly facility. The DNUS project will create 380 jobs in Huntsville..."


Article Source: www.alabamanewscenter.com
DaikyoNishikawa (DNUS), Employment, Auto Parts supplier, Japan,

Sunday, May 12, 2019

Major Huntsville highway to get $47 million facelift

Article Title: Major Huntsville highway to get $47 million facelift


Article Snip: "...The project is a part of Restore Our Roads – a $250 million investment by the city of Huntsville to get matching state funds for an array of road improvements across the Rocket City..."


Article Source: www.al.com
Road Improvements, Restore Our Roads,