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Central Arkansas Unemployment at 3.5 Percent

Central Arkansas Unemployment at 3.5 Percent

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The unemployment rate in the Little Rock-North Little Rock-Conway metropolitan statistical area remains near a historical low, 3.5% in February. read more >

Files Offer Look Inside $120M Delta Resort Bankruptcy

Files Offer Look Inside $120M Delta Resort Bankruptcy

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In December, creditors forced Gary R. Gibbs, the developer of the Delta Resort & Spa in Desha County and the Hotel Hot Springs & Spa, into bankruptcy for defaulting on $119.4 million in loans. It's familiar territory for Gibbs, who recovered from a 2005 bankruptcy only to fall back into financial distress after the New Orleans bank that made his loans failed. read more >

New Keet Kitchen Coming to Cantrell

New Keet Kitchen Coming to Cantrell

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The Jim Keet family recently bought a 1.5-acre site at 15000 Cantrell Road in west Little Rock for $680,000 as a launching pad for a new Taziki's Mediterranean Café format. read more >

Thrive Argenta Apartments Sold for $19M

Thrive Argenta Apartments Sold for $19M

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A multifamily project in downtown North Little Rock and a mixed-use development in southwest Little Rock lead the way in this week's parade of million-dollar real estate transactions. read more >

Multifamily Unit in Little Rock Secures $26.1M Loan

Multifamily Unit in Little Rock Secures $26.1M Loan

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Grandbridge Real Estate Capital of Charlotte, North Carolina, recently facilitated the closing of a $26.1 million new construction loan secured by The Residences at Harbor Town Apartments, a 175-unit multifamily community in Little Rock. read more >

Conway Airport Meeting Expectations

Conway Airport Meeting Expectations

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Almost five years after it opened, the Conway Municipal Airport at Cantrell Field is living up to expectations, city and economic development officials say. read more >

Arkansas Business to Honor 2019 40 Under 40 Class

Arkansas Business to Honor 2019 40 Under 40 Class

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Arkansas Business will once again honor the state's outstanding young professionals at a luncheon for its 40 Under 40 class. You can order tickets here. read more >

Trio Gathers New Money to Relaunch Capital Bank as Encore

Trio Gathers New Money to Relaunch Capital Bank as Encore

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As chairman and CEO, Chris Roberts is leading the campaign to rebrand and relaunch Capital Bank with a $50 million stock offering. The 50-year-old banker considers his recent move from Simmons Bank to be a curtain call on his 27-year lending career. read more >