Birmingham AL Homes for Sale

Local Resources

Take a look at some of the great things the Birmingham area has to offer. These resources are designed to help you move and get settled, and to acquaint you with the area after your move.

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Schools
  Homewood City Schools - Official site for Homewood City Schools
  Hoover City Schools - Official site for Hoover City Schools
  Jefferson County School Board - Official website of Jefferson County School Board
  Mountain Brook City Schools - Official site for Mountain Brook City Schools
  School Information - free school profiles
  Shelby County Board of Education - Official website for the Shelby County Board of Education (includes Pelham, Helena, Alabaster, Chelsea, Calera, Oak Mountain, Inverness, Mt. Laurel)
  State dept. of Education - school reports, statistics, demographics....
  Trussville City Schools - Official site for Trussville City Schools
  Vestavia Hills City Schools - Official site for Vestavia Hills City Schools
Mortgage
  Covenant Bank - Covenant Bank, located in Birmingham, AL offers Conventional, FHA, & VA financing.
  First Federal Mortgage - Home loans, purchase loans, refinance, equity loans, construction loans, & more.
  Mortgage America - Mortgage banking firm headquartered in Birmingham & specializing in residential lending.
Area Information
  Birmingham Regional Chamber of Commerce - research local area info, stats, and events
  Community Information - free community profiles
  License Office- Jefferson County - Driver's license, car tags, boating license, marriage license, business license, etc.
  Shelby County Sherriff's Office - Shelby County crime statistics & other information provided by the Sherriff's Dept.
  Shelby County Website - Vehicle tags, driver's license, boater registration, property tax info, etc.
Jobs
  BirminghamHelpWanted.com - Birmingham area job postings
  CareerBuilder.com - Search for jobs
  Monster.com - Job search website
Local Utilities
  Alabama Power Company - Phone: 1-800-245-2244 Electricity Service
  Alabaster Water Board - Phone: 205-663-6155
  Alagasco - Phone: 1-800-292-4008 Natural Gas Service
  AT&T - Phone: 1-888-757-6500 Phone, Cable TV, & Internet Services
  Birmingham Water Works - Phone: 205-244-4000
  Charter Communications - Phone: 1-888-438-2427 Cable TV, Internet, Phone Services
  Directv - Phone: 1-800-777-2454 Satellite Television Provider
  Dish Network - Phone: 1-888-825-2557 Satellite Television Provider
  Helena Utitlities - Phone: 205-663-1670
  Pelham Water Works - Phone: 205-620-6420
  Sheby County Water Services - Phone: 205-670-6540
  Waste Management - Phone: 1-800-333-7724
Local Weather
  ABC 33/40 Weather Blog - In depth discussions & information on our local weather.
  Local Weather - forecasts, weather patterns, radars....
Maps
  Google Maps - maps, driving directions, etc.
  Mapquest - maps, driving directions, road trip planner....
Relocation Links
  National Weather - find weather info anywhere in the US
  Official City Websites - find area info websites across the world!
  USPS' Movers Guide - help for planning and executing your move
Tax Information
  $8,000 First Time Buyer Tax Credit - Great information about the $8,000 tax credit available for first-time home buyers.
  First-time homeowners -
  Homeowner deductions information -
  How to report moving expenses -
  Selling your home -
Chad Beasley