Real Estate Archive

Voss Apartments to Get $1M Moses Tucker Makeover

by Lance Turner 3/26/2014 04:08 pm

Moses Tucker Real Estate of Little Rock says one of its affiliates has purchased the Voss Apartment building at Rock Street and Capitol Avenue in Little Rock.

Amy Meins Named Communications Director at Colliers International Arkansas

by Lee Hogan 3/26/2014 09:56 am

Colliers International Arkansas hires Amy Meins as its communications director. Meins was previously senior account executive at Mangan Holcomb Partners.

US Home Prices Dip in January for 3rd Straight Month

by Associated Press 3/25/2014 11:12 am

U.S. home prices dipped in January for a third straight month, likely because of slower sales in recent months caused by cold weather, a limited supply of homes and higher mortgage rates.

Thousands Face Flood Insurance Hikes in Arkansas

by Chuck Bartels, The Associated Press 3/24/2014 07:35 am

In Arkansas, more than 2,300 policy owners for businesses and vacation homes face a mandatory 25 percent flood insurance increase each year, according to an Associated Press analysis of the National Flood Insurance Program.

NWA Aims Message At Site Selectors

by Marty Cook 3/24/2014 12:00 am

Northwest Arkansas is aggressively campaigning site selectors for companies outside the region to promote itself as a place for investing and not just a "blank slate." The project comes after a survey of site selectors showed half knew little about the region beyond Wal-Mart and Bentonville.

Holcombe Heights Visited By $4.3M Owner Change (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 3/24/2014 12:00 am

A 125-unit apartment project in Little Rock's Riverdale area exited foreclosure in a $4.3 million transaction. The future site of the new American Taekwondo Association headquarters in Little Rock tipped the scales at $1.85 million. And a 2,770-SF restaurant project in Little Rock's Hillcrest neighborhood rang up a $455,000 sale.

Women Can — And Men Can, Too (Editorial)

by Arkansas Business Editors 3/24/2014 12:00 am

There may be a few jobs out there in which every man — person — for himself is a winning strategy, but a rising tide generally does lift all boats. All of us should ask: Am I protecting myself to my own detriment? Would I be more successful or happier or richer or less stressed if I shared the opportunity?

St. John's Apartments Subject of Latest Lawsuit Against Henry Corp.

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/24/2014 12:00 am

Add one more to the pile of suits stacked on the remains of Little Rock's Henry Corp. The latest strike against the former property management group is a complaint filed against the company's leader, David Henry, and his ex-wife, Madeline Henry, by Bank of the Ozarks.

FBI's Little Rock Headquarters Sale Leads Off Quartet of Million-Dollar Deals

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/24/2014 12:00 am

The $19.5 million sale of the Arkansas headquarters of the Federal Bureau of Investigation kicks off a quartet of million-dollar real estate transactions in Pulaski County.

Izard Food Park Provides Place for Food Trucks

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/24/2014 12:00 am

Edward Bailey, a broker at Flake & Kelley Commercial, and his friend Thomas Edwards are seeking to take advantage of the food truck trend with the opening of the Izard Food Park at the southeast corner of Izard and Third streets.

Something New Soon To Arrive in Springdale

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/24/2014 12:00 am

Lance Eads, vice president of economic development for the Springdale Chamber of Commerce, hints that an announcement will be made in the next few weeks — the fruit of new interest in the new Walmart Supercenter coming to Elm Springs Road and the current work on Interstate 540.

Area Real Estate Agents Busy After News of Peco Foods Plant

by Associated Press 3/21/2014 08:50 am

Real estate agents in northeast Arkansas say they're seeing more business after last week's announcement that a $165 million poultry operation is headed to the area.

Skyline Report: New Home Occupancy Up 60 Percent in Northwest Arkansas

by Mark Carter 3/19/2014 10:17 am

New home occupancy in northwest Arkansas was up 60.7 percent in the second half of 2013, according to the most recent Skyline Report from Arvest Bank, released Wednesday.

Hot Springs OKs Condemnation of Majestic Hotel

by Associated Press 3/19/2014 08:20 am

City leaders in Hot Springs have approved the condemnation of the Majestic Hotel building that was destroyed in a fire last month.

Mike Beebe Names 36 Appointments to Boards, Commissions

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/17/2014 03:08 pm

Gov. Mike Beebe on Monday announced a judicial appointment as well as 36 appointments to state boards and commissions.

Mortgage, Credit Card Debts Down in Arkansas; Auto Loan Debt Rises

by Lee Hogan 3/17/2014 02:58 pm

In a trend that was seen across the country, Arkansas residents reduced mortgage and credit card debts, but increased auto loan debts in the last quarter of 2013.

Home Prices, Permits Down Across the State in Final Quarter of 2013

by Lee Hogan 3/17/2014 02:49 pm

House prices and single-family building permits were down in most metropolitan statistical areas in Arkansas in the fourth quarter of 2013.

Newk's To Open Second Little Rock-Area Location

by Jan Cottingham 3/17/2014 10:39 am

Newk's Eatery plans to open a second central Arkansas location, this one in the Park Avenue development, site of the old University Mall, in Little Rock.

Arkansas Unemployment Rate Falls to 7.3 Percent in January

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/17/2014 09:40 am

Arkansas' unemployment rate fell one-tenth of a percentage point from December to 7.3 percent in January, according to the state Department of Workforce Services.

LR Interstate Property, Nursing Home Both Net $5M+ Buys (Real Deals)

by George Waldon 3/17/2014 12:00 am

A 16-acre commercial site in southwest Little Rock weighed in at $5.8 million. The sale of a 120-bed nursing home in west Little Rock tipped the scales at $5.4 million. And a 6,751-SF office building in Little Rock's Riverdale area rang up a $1 million sale.