Construction booming in Athens? How about 5,500 new home lots in approval process


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Homebuilders have been fast paced in Athens the previous several months.

The City of Athens issued 49 permits for household design because June 27, in accordance to Southern Publicity reviews. That number isn’t surprising. As of the spring, about 2,000 plats had gained closing approval, with a different 3,300 conference preliminary approval, according to City Planner Matthew Davidson.

The town experienced the most highly-priced household obtaining a allow in the Huntsville metropolitan spot in the previous pair of weeks. Preston Engineering and Design of Athens obtained a permit for a $1.5 million, 10,275-sq. foot household at 1106 Wauchula Dr.

It is a single of 3 design initiatives acquiring permits on Wauchula Drive in the final week. Winter season Houses LLC of Madison received permits for a 5,105-square foot house at 1110 Wauchula Dr. valued at $525,000 and for a 5,337-square foot property at 1104 Wauchula Dr. valued at $500,000.

Households on Wauchula Generate are stated as four and five-bedroom properties.

Winter season Homes is the homebuilder for four communities in Athens: Cog Hill at Canebrake, Henderson Estates, Cherry Hills and The Meres. The web-site presents ground programs for two-to-4 bedroom properties.

In addition to the households in Athens, stories have the Limestone County Fee approving heaps for additional than 1,000 residences so much this calendar year, with just below 800 in the jap part of the county, in which the the vast majority of new household construction is heading on in Athens.

The jap component of the county is also a advancement for area for Huntsville and Madison, in which the Mazda Toyota and other manufacturing crops are found. Limestone County is the quickest increasing county in the state.

The busiest action in Huntsville happened in the Estuary of Character subdivision on Tillane Park Circle. Breland Properties was issued 8 permits for houses valued at concerning $125,000-$130,000.

The Town of Huntsville has issued 61 permits for solitary relatives properties in the earlier 30 days and 553 calendar year to day.

Only just one industrial permit was issued for a job exceeding $1 million in the last week. The City of Huntsville issued a permit to William Stroud for an $8.2 million developing at 400 Oakwood Ave. NE, just west of Interstate 565. Willconsco Inc. of Marietta, Georgia, is the builder. It specializes in business and industrial companies.


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