Innovation Districts & Office Parks
New Innovation Hubs Prime for Business Growth
Meadowbrook Corporate Park
Meadowbrook Corporate Park is a 175-acre master-planned corporate campus located along the Highway 280 corridor in Hoover. Developed by Daniel Corporation from the early 1980s through 2002, the property features lush landscaping, lakes, fountains, walking trails, and a variety of Class A and B office buildings. Numerous buildings in the park have recently undergone interior renovations and now feature new common areas, patio terraces, micro-markets, and multi-purpose training rooms. In 2018, McLeod Software located its Corporate Headquarters at Meadowbrook and has since grown to 500+ employees- making McLeod the Birmingham Region’s largest software development company. Other prominent companies in the park include Lakehomes Realty, Sheffield Group, Momentum Telecom, and others. The City of Hoover’s Comprehensive Plan has identified Meadowbrook as a potential new Technology Village and planning is underway for the long-term repositioning of the park for knowledge-based businesses.
Inverness Center is a 150-acre master-planned corporate office park located along the Highway 280 Corridor in Hoover and Shelby County. Developed in the 1970s and 1980s, the property features numerous Class A and B office buildings situated amid the lush forest and landscaping surrounding majestic Lake Heather. Each of the office buildings was designed to accommodate high-quality corporate tenants within the self-contained environment of Inverness. Inverness North consists of three buildings and a total of 450,000 SF of renovated office space. Inverness Central has four six-story buildings and a total of 475,895 SF of office space. The community of Inverness is beautifully situated on Lake Heather and includes 1,650 wooded acres along with thriving retail centers, upscale residential neighborhoods, a country club, and a championship golf course. Numerous companies call Inverness Center home including Altec Corporate Headquarters, Ameriprise Financial, Resource Management Service, and many others.
Riverchase Corporate Park
Riverchase Corporate Park is a 750-acre master-planned business park located along the Cahaba River in Hoover and Shelby County. Developed by the Harbert Corporation in the 1980s, Riverchase Corporate Park is part of the larger 3,000-acre Riverchase development featuring numerous commercial and residential features. The corporate park features lush forest and access to the Cahaba River through the Riverchase Sports Park. With excellent transportation accessibility through I-65, I-459, and Highway 31, Riverchase has become the preferred choice for large corporations seeking high-quality corporate real estate. The Regions Riverchase Operations Center is the Fortune 500 company’s main back-office location and is home to 3,000+ employees. Other prominent park tenants include BioCryst Pharmaceuticals Discovery Center of Excellence, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Alabama’s Corporate Headquarters, BioHorizons, Bud Best Cookies, ProctorU, BMSS, and others.
International Park is a master-planned class A office park built alongside beautiful Cahaba Lake with immediate access to I-459 and some of the Birmingham-Hoover Region’s most desirable neighborhoods. Three large multi tenant buildings exist on the campus with numerous other smaller office buildings designed for single tenants. The 130,590 square foot 2000 International Park Building is an ideal corporate headquarters location and is currently for lease or purchase. Numerous corporations have a presence in International Park including Doster Construction’s headquarters, Command Alkon, People’s Bank, CGI, Rödl & Partner, and Hoffman Media.