Built in 1947, Highland Towers first opened its doors for modern apartment leasing in 1951. This building is rich with history, and hosts some of the best views of the city. With affordable apartments, you can easily get out and enjoy the city and all it has to offer without over extending that budget. Managed professionally by Farris Properties, which is a locally owned and operated management company, the property has seen some renovations and improvements over the last few years, with changes progressing every year. Highland Towers gets better with age!
Fit for one, but spacious enough for two, the studio ranges between 415-450 square feet, with great open windows for tons of natural light. Hardwood floors throughout, with a kitchenette that features an eat in bar area. Large walk-in closets are great for storage, and the views are pretty amazing!
Perfect for a that extra space and privacy, the one bedrooms range in size from 600-630 square feet. Open floorplan with hardwoods throughout. Many windows for great natural light, and an eat in kitchen area. Lots of great closet space.
City & Culture
Highland Towers is a 12 story high rise building located on Highland Avenue in the Highland Park Neighborhood in downtown Birmingham. Located near the Red Mountain Expressway (Hwy 31), within walking distance to 5 Points South and Lakeview Districts which are know for their trendy eateries, and night life. Along Highland Avenue you have three great parks, perfect for pets or leisure time, and Highland Golf Course. Enjoy a ride on a Zyp bike down Highland Avenue to Rojo, which is a popular local eatery, and enjoy a cup of O'Henry's coffee afterwards located next to Rojo. Highland Avenue is a well lit road that easily travels through this great neighborhood filled with many residential homes and is a popular spot for joggers, cyclists, and pet lovers alike. You can easily get out and enjoy Birmingham by catching a game at Regions Park, enjoying a stroll through Railroad Park, seeing art at the Birmingham Museum of Art, hiking a trail at Red Mountain or Ruffner Mountain, and so much more. Come by today and check out your new neighborhood!
Enjoy Freddy's Wine Bar located on the street level, serving lovely wine, and tapas. There is also nearby dining at the famous Bottega and Botegga Café, Ocean and 5 Point Oyster House on 20th Street, Highlands Bar and Grill, Chez Fon Fon, Hot and Hot Fish Club, Ovenbird, Gian Marco's, Garden and Galley to name a few. For a more relaxed vibe check out Rojo, Jim N Nick's, Surin West, Black Market Grill, Babalu's Tapas and Tacos, Slice Pizza, Five Restaurant, and so many more, all within walking distance!!
You are surrounded by boutique shops located within the shopping villages of Homewood, Mt Brook, Crestline, and downtown. The Summit is a premier outdoor mall located on 280, less than ten minutes away.
Western Supermarket is right next door, Clairmont Piggly Wiggly is a mile down Highland Avenue, and the brand new Publix is opening five blocks away!
Night life and Entertainment
Enjoy the trendy and funky patio at The Garage, located a block away. Black Market grill in 5 Points is always a blast. Hop City in the Pepper Place District has every craft beer you could want. Carrigan's is serving up craft cocktails like nobody else. And, Marty's PM has the late night music and a burger thing going on.
You will love getting and out exploring all that the Magic City has to offer!!!!
You MUST go to Iron City Music Venue, they are the most unique Birmingham music venue, with a smaller venue for those great memorable concerts, and don't forget to go next door and grab a bite to eat before your show.
Workplay hosts musicians, football games, parties, and more.
Saturn and Satellite offer a rare combination of music venue, coffee shop, and bar all in one, located in the up and coming trendy Avondale neighborhood.
Keep an eye out for the Alabama Symphony Orchestra playing at the stunning Railroad Park!