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Hotel Hot Springs Foreclosure Sale Set
Hotel Hot Springs & Spa will be sold to help pay off a $129 million judgment in Garland County. The hotel has been in receivership since October 2018.

Hotel Hot Springs Foreclosure Sale Set

by Arkansas Business Staff – 3 weeks ago

The public auction will be held in the foyer of the Garland County Courthouse in Hot Springs, with the proceeds from the sale helping to pay a $128.9 million judgment handed down against the hotel's owner back in June.


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The 200-room Hotel Hot Springs & Spa will be sold at a foreclosure sale to help pay a $128.9 million judgment its owner received in June. read more >

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