Retail Vacancy Rate Shrinks in Central Arkansas by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 11/25/2013 12:00 am The vacancy rate for retail properties in central Arkansas fell to 6.4 percent in third-quarter 2013, compared with 7.3 percent in second-quarter 2013 and 7.5 percent in the year-earlier quarter. Want the Full Article? Get Unlimited Archive Access for $19.95 per Year Readers must pay to access stories older than 15 days. Purchase Now Already have archive access? Login to view this article.