Real Estate Archive

Recent Real Estate Deals Total $1.7 Million

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/1/2018 02:31 pm

Recent transactions include church deals, warehouse and office building.

Verizon: 600 Little Rock Employees Will Work From Home

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 3/1/2018 09:15 am

Verizon will transition 600 employees from its call center in Little Rock to home by October, but will keep the real estate.

2 Pulaski County Apartment Complexes Sold

by George Waldon 2/28/2018 11:15 am

Two Pulaski County apartment projects changed hands in separate transactions totaling $21.8 million.

US Pending Home Sales Slump 4.7 Percent in January

by Associated Press 2/28/2018 09:50 am

The pace of Americans signing contracts to buy homes fell 4.7 percent in January to its lowest level in more than three years, due to a lack of homes for sale, higher prices and rising mortgage rates.

Report: Lot Supply Shrinking in Northwest Arkansas

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/27/2018 11:27 am

In northwest Arkansas, the supply of available lots for residential construction is shrinking, and housing affordability could be a challenge soon, according to Arvest Bank's Skyline Report.

RML Automotive NWA Buys 3 Everett Dealerships

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 11:30 am

RML Automotive NWA acquires three Everett dealerships in northwest Arkansas.

Marathon Makes Shall Avenue Contractors Pick Up Speed

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/26/2018 12:00 am

A new route for the 16th annual Little Rock Marathon means some last-minute hustle for contractors.

University of Arkansas Team Studies 'Alien' Carlsbad Cave

by Marty Cook 2/26/2018 12:00 am

A team of University of Arkansas researchers have digitally mapped and reported on the dimensions, history and condition of New Mexico's Carlsbad Cavern, one of the country's best-known caves.

Rock City Yacht Club Poised to Set Sail

by George Waldon 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Nearly a dozen years have passed since John Burkhalter embarked on his Little Rock marina odyssey along the Arkansas River. Site work for the Rock City Yacht Club is finally in full swing, and the local businessman-developer expects to host the first wave of boating enthusiasts this summer.

VR Puts Clients Inside Design Projects

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Virtual reality isn't just for gamers anymore. An architecture firm, a construction company and a furniture dealer in central Arkansas, for example, are using the technology to offer their clients a better experience.

Fayetteville Building Sells for $1.7 Million (NWA Real Deals)

by Marty Cook 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Westwood Holdings LLC of Rogers, led by Dusty Graham, bought the Kelly Eason Building at 100 W. Center St.

When the Going Gets Tough (Barry Goldberg On Leadership)

by Barry Goldberg 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Smart leaders understand that to deal with difficult times, the culture and attitude of their workforce must be critical to survival.

Beacons Engage Visitors at Arkansas Arts Center

by Sarah Campbell-Miller 2/26/2018 12:00 am

The Arkansas Arts Center in Little Rock launched its first beacon program last month, offering a new way for visitors to engage with its exhibition of American artist John Marin's drawings and watercolors.

Blueprint For 2018? Architecture Firms See Busy Year

by Mark Friedman 2/26/2018 12:00 am

Spending on construction projects across the country could rise by 4 percent this year over 2017, which is welcome news for Arkansas architects and engineers.

Shoppes at Chenal Starts with $2.5M Buy (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 2/26/2018 12:00 am

A 34,734-SF retail project is in motion for the 5.04-acre site at the southeast corner of Chenal Parkway and Arkansas Systems Drive.

Boutique Hotel in Downtown Little Rock Set for Summer 2019 Open

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/22/2018 02:50 pm

The new owner of the Hall and Davidson buildings at Capitol Avenue and Louisiana Street in Little Rock named the boutique hotel earmarked for the property and announced that construction is underway.

Long-Term Mortgage Rates Climb to 4.4 Percent

by Associated Press 2/22/2018 10:42 am

Long-term U.S. mortgage rates crept higher this week, upping the costs of borrowing to purchase a home just as more of the millennial generation is entering the real estate market.

Central Arkansas Real Estate Deals Total $1.4M

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/21/2018 03:24 pm

Seventeen acres of land in western Pulaski County, an office site and two businesses recently sold.

Sales of US Homes Fall Year Over Year by Most in 3½ Years

by Associated Press 2/21/2018 11:59 am

U.S. sales of existing homes fell in January from a year earlier by the most in more than three years. Would-be buyers were stymied by rising prices and a shortage of homes for sale.

Arkansas Metros Show Wide Gap in Post-Recession Employment Rates

by Arkansas Business Staff 2/19/2018 12:00 am

Although the unemployment rate gets the most attention, Arkansas economist Michael Pakko recently also looked at the employment rate in the state over the last year and since the Great Recession.