Central Arkansas Home Values Rising by Arkansas Business Staff Posted 2/3/2014 12:00 am Updated 2 years ago The median value for new single-family houses in central Arkansas rose in 2012 but was still below the boom years of 2004-08, according to the latest “Metro Trends” report from Metroplan. 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.