Brock Point is a newer neighborhood in Hoover off of Hwy-280 and County Rd. 41. The neighborhood is a 30-minute commute from downtown Birmingham and 30-minutes from the center of Hoover. Brock Point is still developing and in October 2017 the Hoover planning commissioned approved the next phase of the neighborhood.
This new phase will add 32 homes to the neighborhood and will be built by Signature Homes, the builder of the previous phase of the neighborhood. Signature Homes is one of the most popular home builders in the Birmingham area and has been involved with popular neighborhoods similar to Brock Point which include Riverwoods in Helena, Blackridge in Hoover, The Golf Villas at Ross Bridge in Hoover, and Reynold's Landing in Hoover.
Brock Point features sidewalks street lights, and mature oak and maple trees. There is also a 13-acre lake that is stocked with fish and a canoe and kayak launch.
The Neighborhood Market
Brock Point Homes have a classic American architectural style with wood, stone, and brick construction and details. As of writing this blog, December 2018, there are 11 homes on the market in Brock Point with list prices between $440,000 and $962,000 with an average of 3,379 square feet of living space.
Signature Homes have 26 different floor plans available with between 3 and 6 bedrooms and 2.5 to 5.5 bathrooms.
In the past 12 months, there were 10 sales in Brock Point. These homes sold for an average of $612,460 with between 3 and 4 bedrooms and 3 to 5 bathrooms. These houses had an average of 3,602 sq. ft.
Brock Point residents are zoned for the Hoover City School System, one of the best systems in the state of Alabama. Spain Park High School is #12 in the state and has a graduation rate of 95% according to U.S. News. The school competes in Class 7A in the AHSAA with many sports for students to choose from including football, baseball, softball, basketball, track & field, lacrosse, swimming, soccer, and volleyball. The school also has academic programs including IB, AP, clubs, and academic teams.
Jefferson State Community College’s Shelby-Hoover campus is a very short commute from Brock Point. Courses offered include business, biology, chemistry, computer and word processing, agriculture, English, social sciences, mathematics, humanities, speech, art, and music appreciation.
Shopping and Entertainment
Brock Point is a 19-minute drive to The Summit which is known for some of the best shopping and dining in Birmingham. Restaurants include Village Tavern, Season 52, Urban Cookhouse, Macaroni Grill, Chuy's, and The Cheesecake Factory. Also located at the Summit Shopping Center is Williams-Sonoma, Pottery Barn, Apple, Saks Fifth Avenue, Lush, West Elm, Barnes and Noble, and a movie theater with 16 screens.
Closer to the neighborhood there are also several grocery stores, WalMart, and Target, and other national stores along Hwy-280. A short 30-minute drive to the Riverchase Galleria and Patton Creek's shopping and dining.
The City of Hoover
Hoover is the sixth largest city in the state. Neiche.com's "Best Town to Raise a Family in Alabama (2015)." Safe Choice Security New's #4 on the top 20 safest cities in Alabama (2016). 24/7 Wall St. 28th of America's 50 Best Cities to Live (2014). Youth1.com "The 15 best travel destination for youth sports (2017)."
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