Real Estate Archive

Optimism Among Builders Slides for Fourth Consecutive Month

by Associated Press 4/16/2018 10:56 am

Homebuilder confidence slid for the fourth consecutive month with steadily rising mortgage rates and sky-high home prices putting ownership out of reach for more and more Americans.

Asa Hutchinson III Sues Couple for Backing Out of Home Deal

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Asa Hutchinson III, the governor's son, has sued a couple for trying to renege on an agreement to buy his home in Rogers.

Lawsuit Against Lindsey Software Includes Alleged Explicit Photos

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

A Pulaski County woman alleges in a lawsuit recently filed in U.S. District Court in Little Rock that after being hired at Lindsey Software Systems Inc., she was the target of “illegal discrimination and harassment” because of her sex.

California Company Buys 600 Acres Near Keo

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Farmland in Lonoke County and residential property in Saline County form this week's pairing of multimillion-dollar real estate transactions.

Unpaid Bills Cloud Jonesboro Hyatt Project

by Mark Friedman 4/16/2018 12:00 am

The owner of the Jonesboro Hyatt Place Hotel & Convention Center project is accused of defaulting on a $1.5 million settlement agreement with contractors, sparking a new round of legal action against the developer.

New Little Rock Southwest High School a Point of Pride

by Jan Cottingham 4/16/2018 12:00 am

A lot is riding on the first new high school in the Little Rock School District in more than 50 years.

River Rock, Entegrity Build Renewable Features Into Daily Work

by Kyle Massey 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Arkansas builders are incorporating solar energy into everyday projects, from residences to commercial businesses to schools to prisons.

Comparing Metro Area Living Standards (James Bullard Commentary)

by James Bullard 4/16/2018 12:00 am

The results of this analysis show the importance of adjusting for price differences across regions when comparing living standards.

Ownership Change Launches Midtown Commercial Projects

by George Waldon 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Dallas developers have provided a peek at their redevelopment plans for one of Little Rock's most prominent commercial corners.

Beacon Hill Complex Draws $9.2M Purchase (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 4/16/2018 12:00 am

An affiliate of RREAF Holdings of Dallas acquired the 168-unit complex in west Little Rock. The seller is Beacon Hill Inc., led by James Barre Jr.

$2M Rusty Tractor Vineyards In the Works For Southwest Little Rock

by Jan Cottingham 4/16/2018 12:00 am

Real estate developer Doug Meyer and his wife, Sheree, are investing close to $2 million in Rusty Tractor Vineyards, an 80-acre property off David O. Dodd Road in southwest Little Rock that's envisioned as a winery and an event venue.

Jonathan Shively: Energy Efficiency Lasts Long After Builder Leaves the Frame

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/16/2018 12:00 am

After 19 years at Stephens Inc., Jonathan Shively finds satisfaction building things that last.

$1.25M Sale of Taco Bueno Tops Recent Real Estate Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/12/2018 10:38 am

A Taco Bueno in Little Rock, a parcel in Sherwood and apartments in Little Rock were sold recently.

RPM Group Names Kris Upton CEO

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 11:22 am

RPM Group of Little Rock on Monday said its board of directors had appointed Kris Upton as chairman of the board and CEO.

Hank Kelley Expands Ownership of Village at Pleasant Valley

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 12:00 am

A west Little Rock shopping center is this week's multimillion-dollar real estate transaction.

Simmons Bank Staff Takes Over Acxiom's Former HQ

by George Waldon 4/9/2018 12:00 am

A year after investing $25 million for a piece of downtown Little Rock, Simmons Bank continues to sort through details to make the former Acxiom headquarters its own.

Modern Workplace Evolving Beyond Home, Office

by Kyle Massey 4/9/2018 12:00 am

More companies now offer flexible and remote work options, but businesses like Bank of America and IBM have called workers back to the office.

Arvest, Bear State Transaction Progresses

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 12:00 am

The biggest bank buy to date for Fayetteville's Arvest Bank is headed for completion around April 20 at last report. But some loose ends are still in play.

Bank of Cave City, First Security Branching Out

by George Waldon 4/9/2018 12:00 am

Bank of Cave City is entering the Independence County market for the first time while First Security Bank is planning to build a new branch in Sherwood.

Arkansas Sees Increase in Personal Income

by Arkansas Business Staff 4/9/2018 12:00 am

Personal income in Arkansas rose 3.2 percent in 2017, the U.S. Bureau of Economic Analysis reported late last month. That increase beat the average for all the states of 3.1 percent.