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Mountain Brook Alabama Real Estate History
Incorporated on May 24, 1942 in the foothills of the Appalachian Mountains, and extremely convenient to downtown Birmingham, is the beautiful city of Mountain Brook, Alabama. The planned city of Mountain Brook, Alabama, was designed by Warren H. Manning, a prominent Massachusetts architect of the roaring twenties.
Mountain Brook Alabama Real Estate Home Styles
Since the beginning of its development in 1929, Mountain Brook has boasted some of the finest architecture in the country, consisting of everything from English style cottages to Stone Castles in the style of English Tudor and French Normandy. Traditional Georgian and Southern Colonials are also prevalent here.
Mountain Brook Alabama Real Estate Home Renovations
Mountain Brook, Alabama homes are some of the most frequently renovated homes in the country. Look up and down just about any street in Mountain Brook, and you will find major work being done to homes on a regular basis. Since many of the homes in Mountain Brook, Alabama were designed by prominent architects and have historical significance, great care is taken with any remodeling done to homes in Mountain Brook. For this reason, each home in Mountain Brook, Alabama is a unique and charming example of the best in architecture.
Consistently strong property values also give homeowners the option of tearing down and building nearly from scratch on the very desirable lots.
MOUNTAIN BROOK SCHOOLS
Mountain Brook homes are zoned for the following elementary schools:
The convenient, upscale shopping in the five local villages, beautiful homes with charming character, stable property values, as well as an award-winning school system, make Mountain Brook, Alabama a very desirable city in which to live, work, and play.