Birmingham’s Southern Living
Inspired Community

A distinctive sense of place, an abundance of southern charm, and a vibrant community spirit define the Town of Mt Laurel. It’s the reason why the editors of Southern Living selected Mt Laurel as Birmingham’s only Southern Living Inspired Community. From its classic craftsman-style homes and neighborly front-porch interactions to its scenic natural surroundings, Mt Laurel exemplifies the Southern Living lifestyle. Visit our town, and see what makes us the community where you Live More Fully.

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A Southern Living Inspired Community

Named a Southern Living Inspired Community in October 2015, Mt Laurel represents three important community ideals: to embrace natural beauty of the southern landscape, to display the best of Southern Living inspired architecture, and to contain environments that foster communal gatherings.

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The Best of
Southern Living
Inspired Architecture

With plans named for native southern trees, our homes are wrapped in nature rather than imposed upon it. Rich in character and built from the finest materials, we create inheritable homes that can passed through generations.

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Embrace the Natural Beauty of Southern Landscape

Nestled behind Double Oak Mountain on the edge of Birmingham, AL, Mt Laurel is committed to preserving the natural landscape that surrounds it. Go fishing in Spoonwood Mountain Lake, hike our trails, and experience the beauty of Mt Laurel for yourself!

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Environments that Foster Gatherings, Interactions, and Celebrations

With a vibrant Town Center, community parks, and two elementary schools within walking distance, there’s always something going on in Mt Laurel. Join us for our annual fall and spring festivals, and be part of the celebration with us!

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