Alabaster Real Estate
Alabaster is located in Shelby County and just 17 miles south of downtown Birmingham. It has grown to be one of the most popular communities for working families to get a bigger home for less money and have close to the Interstate for easy access to Birmingham. CNNMoney.com rated Alabaster among the top 100 places to live in a 2009 poll. Alabaster has many different housing options with homes in all price ranges and building styles. Alabaster has a plethora of public parks and open green spaces that include Buck Creek Trail, Abbey Wooley Park, Limestone Park, and Veterans Park. Additionally, Alabaster is only a few miles south of Oak Mountain State Park, which is Alabama’s largest state park. One of the fastest growing communities in the Greater Birmingham area Alabaster has an extremely popular open-air mall that has many of the popular stores like, Belk, Best Buy, TJ Maxx, Lowes, Old Navy, Books-A-Million, Pet Smart, Target and many more. Oh by the way, Alabaster has TWO Starbucks! Every summer, Alabaster hosts one of Alabama’s largest city festivals with their annual CityFest event that is full of music, carnival rides, food and fun.