Alabama is the place to be. We set a record in 2018 for economic investment. Job growth is on the rise. It is a great time to buy a new home either for personal use or investment.
Alabama set a new record in 2018 for economic investment, according to the Alabama Department of Commerce, with $8.7 billion committed to projects in the state.
Altogether, economic commitments last year are expected to generate 17,000 new jobs across the state.
The biggest project, of course, was the $1.6 billion announcement last January of the Mazda Toyota auto manufacturing plant for Huntsville. But Alabama also saw big announcements by Facebook, Shipt, Airbus and Amazon, along with expansion projects by Mercedes-Benz,…