Five Points West Exchange Security Bank branch
The branch became part of First Alabama Bank by merger in July 1971 and was renamed AmSouth Bank in 1983. After another bank merger in 2006 it served as a Regions Bank branch until it was vacated in the 2000s.
Schaeffer Eye Center purchased the property for $100,000 in 2011 under a redevelopment agreement from the City of Birmingham. That project did was not realized. In 2020 attorney Eric Guster bought the building from the city for the same price and announced plans to demolish it for construction of a new 3,800 square-foot office building.
- "New Exchange-Security branch for Five Points West" (August 1959) The Birmingham News
- Van der Bijl, Hanno (September 14, 2020) "Local attorney acquires former bank building in Five Points West." Birmingham Business Journal
- Van der Bijl, Hanno (November 18, 2020) "Guster plans new office building at former Regions branch." Birmingham Business Journal