Historic Federal Reserve Birmingham

Learn more about the Historic Rehabilitation Project at The Historic Federal Reserve Birmingham at 5th Ave N and 18th St.


Recent Events

A Holiday Open House was held at the 100% leased Historic Federal Reserve the evening of Wednesday, December 6th, 2017.  The Studio Specialized Personal Training, Urban Cookhouse, Robertson Banking Company, Markstein, Graham & Co / GCP, and Hand Arendall each provided food and beverages on their respective floors for guests. A holiday toy drive was also held at the event. Guests enjoyed live music and a variety of food and drink options as they toured the completed space. Thanks to all the tenants and everyone who attended the event!


In the News

Santa Comes to the Historic Federal Reserve

Story from Harbert Realty Services

Santa joined us yesterday at the Historic Federal Reserve! Click Here for the photo gallery

Holiday Open House Held at the Historic Federal Reserve

Story from Harbert Realty Services

A Holiday Open House was held at the 100% leased Historic Federal Reserve Thursday evening.  The Studio Specialized Personal Training, Urban Cookhouse, Robertson Banking Company, Markstein, Graham & Co / GCP, and Hand Arendall.......

Robertson Banking Co. to Relocate to Historic Federal Reserve

Story from BBJ by Angel Coker

Demopolis-based Robertson Banking Co. is further expanding into downtown Birmingham. The bank opened a loan production office earlier this year on Central Avenue in Homewood.......

Deals of the Year: Historic Federal Reserve comes back to life

Story from BBJ by Brent Godwin

Why it matters: While many historic renovations in Birmingham have concentrated on residential uses, developers of Historic Federal Reserve saw the opportunity to bring a multi-tenant office building to a prime corner in the city center.......

Historic Federal Reserve Named as one of the BBJ's Top Commercial Real Estate Deals of thE Year

Story from BBJ by Brent Godwin

Transformative mixed-use developments. Historic renovations. Benchmark property sales. The largest office lease in Alabama. These are just a few of the projects honored in this year's edition of the BBJ Commercial Real Estate Deals of the Year......

Historic Federal Reserve Officially Open for Business after Grand Opening Event

Story from BBJ by Brent Godwin

A major historic renovation project in downtown Birmingham officially opened its doors this week.Developers, tenants, city officials and others gathered Wednesday evening for the grand opening of the Historic Federal Reserve building on Fifth Avenue North.

New sculpture installed at downtown Birmingham Federal Reserve building

Story from WIAT

A sculpture is symbolizing new life returning to a historic building in downtown Birmingham. A 16-foot sculpture named the ‘spire’ was installed at the Federal Reserve building on 5th Avenue in the city’s central business district (CBD)........

First look: Federal Reserve Building renovation in downtown Birmingham

Story from AL.com by Kelly Poe

The Federal Reserve building in downtown Birmingham, once complete, will host a law firm, a restaurant, and other new tenants. But it won't forget its history as a bank. Walking into the marble-lined lobby, one of the first things visible is a 6-foot-tall vault door. It will likely be a conference room.......

Birmingham historic Federal Reserve property’s renovation nears completion

Story from Alabama News Center by Michael Tomberlin

One of downtown Birmingham’s most historic buildings is nearly complete with its $20 million renovation and now has a modern sculpture to mark its new life........

HAND ARENDALL ANNOUNCED AS Anchor TENANT AT THE HISTORIC FEDERAL RESERVE

Story from BBJ  by  Brent Godwin

Law firm Hand Arendall will be the anchor tenant at the Historic Federal Reserve building in downtown Birmingham. Developers announced today that the firm will relocate its Birmingham office to the 85,000-square-foot building that is undergoing a $20 million redevelopment into a mixed-use property with office and retail space.......

BIRMINGHAM MAYOR, CONSTRUCTION TEAM BREAK TILE ON HISTORIC FEDERAL RESERVE BUILDING RENOVATIONS

Story from AL.com by Jonathan Grass | jgrass@al.com

Renovations are already underway on downtown Birmingham's historic Federal Reserve building. Yet they made it official Wednesday evening.  Building architects, developers, contractors and other officials held a tile-breaking ceremony alongside Birmingham Mayor William Bell......

Harbert Realty unveils $20M renovation plan for former Federal Reserve Building

Story from BBJ by Brent Godwin

Harbert Realty and Capstone Real Estate have unveiled their $20 million plan to restore the former Federal Reserve Building and transform it into office and retail space.  Harbert Realty Services and Capstone Real Estate are teaming on the redevelopment of the property at 1801 Fifth Ave. N., which includes buildings from 1927 and 1958......

URBAN COOKHOUSE TO OPEN DOWNTOWN IN FEDERAL RESERVE BUILDING

Story from AL.com by Kelly Poe | kpoe@al.com

Urban Cookhouse will open its first downtown location in the historic Federal Reserve building under renovation in Birmingham. The locally owned small chain already has locations in Homewood and in the Summit and will lease 3,600 square feet in the building......

HARBERT REALTY SERVICES IS PROUD TO CELEBRATE THE TILE BREAKING CEREMONY FOR THE HISTORIC FEDERAL RESERVE BUILDING. (CHECK OUT THE FULL HRS PRESS RELEASE HERE)

BIRMINGHAM, Ala. – March 16, 2016   Mayor Willian Bell, Sr., Birmingham leaders and dignitaries will join Capstone Real Estate, Harbert Realty Services and REV Birmingham for the official Tile Breaking Ceremony of the historic Federal Reserve Building this afternoon which is under construction......