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Construction Booms in a Growing Northwest Arkansas Market

by Marty Cook 4/25/2016 12:00 am

The costs of building things have gone up in northwest Arkansas, developers say. It’s not just that land value has risen, but construction and labor costs have also grown.

Whisenhunt’s $19M Cash Bet In Northwest Arkansas Pays Off

by Marty Cook 3/28/2016 12:00 am

In March 2012, Joe Whisenhunt placed a $19 million bet on northwest Arkansas and, four years later, it’s looking like a winner.

Ramsay Ball on How NWA Land Game Has Changed in Past Decade

by Arkansas Business Staff 3/28/2016 12:00 am

Ramsay Ball, 58, worked in Little Rock real estate for 20 years before relocating to northwest Arkansas in 2004. He is now an executive broker for Colliers International in Bentonville. This week, he talks to Arkansas Business about the state of the northwest Arkansas commercial real estate market.

Arkansas Community Foundation Elects Three to Board of Directors (Movers & Shakers)

by Arkansas Business Staff 9/14/2015 12:00 am

Ramsay Ball of Bentonville, Don Greenland of Conway and Andy Peeler of Jonesboro have been elected to the board of directors of the Arkansas Community Foundation of Little Rock.

Bentonville's Thrive Apartments Full After One Month

by Arkansas Business Staff 6/29/2015 12:00 am

Thrive Apartments, a mixed-used complex with 62 units, are at the intersection of Southwest A and Southwest Fourth streets a few blocks off the downtown Bentonville square. ERC Cos. of Barling built the complex through its in-house ERC Construction and it opened June 1.

Industrial Tenants Demand Pre-Leases, Interstate Access

by Marty Cook 5/11/2015 12:00 am

Construction seems to be the name of the game in the industrial real estate market in northwest Arkansas.

Developers See Surge In Northwest Arkansas Activity

by Marty Cook 3/23/2015 12:00 am

Cody Crawford, the president of C.R. Crawford Construction of Fayetteville, has his hands full with work these days. He’s not alone — the region is showing signs of shrugging off the hangover of the recession.

OREO ‘Cleansing’ Helps Stabilize NWA Real Estate

by Marty Cook 1/19/2015 12:00 am

When the real estate bubble popped in 2008, it popped big time in northwest Arkansas, which generated more “other real estate owned” than Little Rock. Now, sales and an improving economy are bringing calm to a market once noted for speculation.

Commercial Property Filling Up in Northwest Arkansas

by Marty Cook 9/29/2014 12:00 am

Experts think the commercial real estate market in northwest Arkansas is returning to normal; those who make their living in the industry agree. And they like the new normal.

Demand, OREO Sales Power Commercial Market Gains in Rogers

by George Waldon 10/7/2013 12:00 am

Resurging demand coupled with the paring of an Illinois lender’s OREO portfolio are helping push commercial activity in the heart of Benton County’s fabled Billion-Dollar Mile. Office and retail sectors are seeing positive trends and more dormant OREO sells in northwest Arkansas.