Infirmary Health Systems Purchases Malbis Property

White-Spunner Realty Represents Landowner in Sale of 17-Acres in Daphne, AL

Daphne, AL (August 17, 2017)– Infirmary Health, the largest non-governmental health care system in Alabama based in Mobile, recently purchased 17.8 acres of land with over 800 feet on Hwy 90 in the Malbis community of Daphne, AL near the intersection of Highways 181 and 90. The undeveloped property was re-zoned to a neighborhood business district B2(a) to accommodate future development plans and it was officially annexed into the City of Daphne.  It remains a historical district. 

The sale ($3.85 mil) was facilitated by Sharon Wright and Tracy Womack of White-Spunner Realty. The buyer was represented by BT Roberts of Roberts Brothers CPM, Inc.

Mark NixThomas Hospital, an affiliate of Infirmary Health located in Fairhope, is currently constructing a freestanding emergency department in Malbis that is scheduled to open in October 2017. The 17-acre parcel recently purchased by Infirmary Health is located near this freestanding emergency department.

“We are excited to develop a medical complex to serve the Eastern Shore which is growing rapidly,” said Mark Nix, President & CEO of Infirmary Health. “The property’s proximity to the Thomas Hospital Freestanding Emergency Department (FED) is ideal. The FED also houses state-of-the-art imaging equipment for outpatient diagnostic testing making it convenient for residents to receive comprehensive care close to home. The project will be home to various physician practices and is slated to be completed in the summer of 2020.”   (Photo: Mark Nix)

About Infirmary Health

Infirmary Health is the largest non-governmental healthcare system in the state and the second largest non-for-profit healthcare system in Alabama.  It serves an 11-county area of south Alabama and north Escambia County, Fla with 700 active practicing physicians and more than 5,000 employees.  Infirmary Health is the governing organization of five acute care hospitals, two post-acute care facilities, a physician clinic network with more than 30 locations, three diagnostic centers and other affiliates. 

About White-Spunner Realty

White-Spunner Realty (WSR) is a full service real estate brokerage and development firm located in Mobile, Alabama. Since 1954, the WSR team has earned a long-standing reputation for maximizing the benefits of commercial real estate assets for its clients through land development, commercial and residential brokerage, leasing services and property management. WSR manages more than 1 million square feet of building space, including 58 shopping centers, with a 90 percent or better occupancy rate. In addition, White-Spunner Realty has developed more than 30 prime shopping and retail centers and more than 1,500 acres of residential development. With specialists in industrial, retail, office and residential real estate all under one roof, WSR provides seamless real estate services. For more information, call 251.471.1000 or visit white-spunnerrealty.com.