About Us

Specializing in Birmingham Commercial Property

With more than 200 commercial properties, Barber Companies offers the largest and most diverse single-company portfolio in the Birmingham metropolitan area. Several companies operate under the Barber Companies name, including Birmingham Realty Company and Century Management & Development Company.

Choice and diversity that make sense

Looking to lease space for your business? We have space available from 200 to 200,000 square feet in existing buildings. We also have land perfectly suited for specific building needs. Our property inventory includes:

  • Office parks
  • Office buildings
  • Service centers
  • Warehouses
  • Shopping centers
  • Retail outparcels
  • Ground leases
  • Land developments

We regularly construct and acquire new properties to provide you with exciting opportunities for development and expansion. Our large property inventory allows us to serve you quickly and efficiently. If you don’t find a suitable property, please let us know. We can build to your specifications.


Whether you work with us directly or through your broker, feel secure knowing that Barber Companies owns every commercial property we lease and manage. Headquartered in Birmingham, we are able to provide you with the knowledge, options and responsive service you expect. We are your partners to help you succeed.

Consistency matters. It’s one reason we serve more than 500 tenants, several of whom have been with us for more than 40 years. It is why we take a detail-oriented approach, but a clear big-picture focus to all our investments and in the relationships we develop with our tenants.

Because we actually own all the properties we lease and manage, our response to your needs is based on pride of ownership. If you require retail, commercial or warehouse space, a ground lease, or a facility built to your specifications, browse our properties and give us a call at 205.995.9119. We’re here to serve your needs.


Barber Companies owns the company that founded the City of Birmingham. We take our responsibility as a corporate citizen very seriously. Our largest single contribution to the community and state is the Barber Vintage Motorsports Museum, the world’s largest motorcycle museum, and a 501(c)3 non-profit foundation. With more than 1,500 motorcycles and the world’s largest collection of Lotus racecars, the Barber Museum is a national and international attraction for Birmingham and the state. The Barber Museum is located at the Barber Motorsports Park, an 830-acre facility with a 2.38-mile world-class road racing course, and the home of Porsche’s U.S. driving school.


For more information about employment opportunities with Barber Companies please click here to go to Human Resources.

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