Construction Archive

Conifex's Brett Bray Assures 'Good Balance' Won't Leave Arkansas, Canada Dry

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2018 12:00 am

Brett Bray, the U.S. operations chief for Conifex Timber, talks about transport, trade, and plans for more investment in Arkansas.

Winning the Two-Week Sale (Craig Douglass On Consumers)

by Craig Douglass 11/5/2018 12:00 am

Have you taken advantage of the special two-seek sale going on? Political consumers have. It's the sale sponsored by our democracy. And if you're not participating, you're missing out!

Hammons WLR Land Sells for $3.6M (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 11/5/2018 12:00 am

Three parcels totaling 7.36 acres in west Little Rock exited bankruptcy after a $3.6 million transaction.

Galley Support's Gina Radke Gets Industry Nod (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 11/5/2018 12:00 am

Gina Radke was recognized as among the Top 40 Under 40 in Business Aviation for 2018 by the National Business Aviation Association in Washington.

Incentives Expand Residential Renovation In Historic Building

by Todd Traub 10/31/2018 01:49 pm

Plans for a historic renovation of the C.A. Stuck and Sons Lumber Office Building have changed to include dozens more micro-lofts than originally envisioned, as well as planned offices and retail space.

Landing Camp Pike: War Brought Unusual Opportunity

by George Waldon 10/29/2018 12:00 am

America's entry into the First World War set the stage for a historic economic development opportunity that business leaders in Little Rock seized back in the spring of 1917.

Portion of Former Conway Airport Bought for Future Fountaine Bleu

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Apartment land in Conway, an office-warehouse project in North Little Rock and foreclosed property dominated by Little Rock addresses form this week's trio of million-dollar deals.

U.S. Pizza Goes West

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2018 12:00 am

If all goes according to plan, diners in the “Chenal area” of Little Rock will be able to satisfy their craving for U.S. Pizza a little more conveniently.

PSC's Solar Rate Decision Remains on Horizon

by Kyle Massey 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Phase 1 set an expedited process for reviewing proposals for generation systems above the state's 300-kilowatt cap for net metering. Phase II, deliberating future rate structures, has taken time.

Ozark Natural Foods Purchases New Space (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Ozark Natural Foods paid $3.6 million for a vacant grocery store at College Avenue and East Lafayette Street just north of downtown Fayetteville.

Hillview Village Visited by $3M Transaction (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Hillview Village of North Little Rock LLC, led by Dusty Duke and Darrell Robinson, bought its namesake project at 2540 W. Pershing Blvd. from Hillview Village Ltd. of Frisco, Texas.

Arkansas Personal Consumption Spending Up 2.5 Percent

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Personal consumption expenditures in the United States rose 4.3 percent in 2017, according to the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis.

Craft Distiller Details Plans for Spa City

by Jan Cottingham 10/29/2018 12:00 am

They may not achieve the same numbers as craft beer brewers, but small-batch, craft distilleries are definitely becoming a “thing” in Arkansas.

Community Bakery Expects to Save Dough with Solar Power

by Jan Cottingham 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Community Bakery announced earlier this month that it would be installing this fall a 102-panel solar array with each panel providing 350 watts.

Matt Troup Says There's More Than Conway to Grow

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/29/2018 12:00 am

Matt Troup, the CEO of Conway Regional Health System, talks about competing in a growing region and what keeps him up at night.

Giving Back Improves Your Business and Your Community (Heather Larkin Commentary)

by Heather Larkin 10/25/2018 10:35 am

Corporate charitable giving is one way businesses help improve their communities. But companies may not be aware of the substantial benefits corporate giving brings to the business itself.

Newport, Paragould Join AEDC's 'Competitive Communities'

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/24/2018 02:37 pm

The Arkansas Economic Development Commission says Newport and Paragould have completed the Competitive Communities Initiative evaluation.

Visit Hot Springs Names Trail Coordinator for New Mountain Biking System

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/24/2018 09:53 am

Traci Berry, race director of the Raid the Rock Adventure Race in central Arkansas, has been named trail coordinator for the new Northwoods mountain biking trails system in Hot Springs.

Argenta Square Apartments Sells for $3M

by Arkansas Business Staff 10/22/2018 12:00 am

A 57-unit apartment complex in downtown North Little Rock, a chain restaurant in Benton, a 3,799-SF home in Little Rock and 52 units of apartments in Conway and Greenbrier provide this week's roster of million-dollar real estate transactions.

Nursing Home Quartet Add Up to $15.4M Sale (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 10/22/2018 12:00 am

Affiliates of Strawberry Fields REIT Ltd. of South Bend, Indiana, bought the four properties from affiliates of Skyline Health Care of Wood-Ridge, New Jersey.