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The Big Red/McDonald’s project at 14521 Arch Street Pike in Little Rock is among a dozen Big Red properties in Pulaski County acquired by Circle K Stores Inc.
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Convenient 12 Pack Rings Up $22M Sale (Real Deals)Lock Icon

Circle K Stores Inc. of San Antonio purchased the Big Red projects from RJ Properties LLC, Summerwood Partners LLC and AF Partners LLC. read more >
Southern vista of the extensive dirt work for a nearly 69-acre mixed-use development in North Little Rock from atop the Wild River Country water slide tower.
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Malys Entertainment Site Prep Nears Completion

The first concrete pours for Malys Entertainment Center in North Little Rock are forecast to start in August. read more >
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Villas on Cantrell Sell for $12.1MLock Icon

Apartment complexes and a North Little Rock property destined for an entertaining redevelopment spice up this week's string of million-dollar retail and residential sales. read more >
Topgolf opened its first Arkansas project in May 2020 on a nearly 10.8-acre site at 3919 S. J.B. Hunt Drive in the Pinnacle Hills area of Rogers.
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Three Developers Scramble To Open Golf Venues in MetroLock Icon

T-Time and Topgolf ventures are moving forward while plans for another project, BigShots, remain veiled. read more >
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River Cities Tee Up New Venues (Lance Turner Editor’s Note)

Believe it or not, golf lovers may soon have their pick of not one, but two “off-course” golf entertainment venues in central Arkansas. read more >
Dr. James Thomas discusses plans for a $28 million entertainment venue at the former Wild River Country site in North Little Rock.
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Conway’s Maly District Moving ForwardLock Icon

The $16 million, four-story, 108-room Courtyard by Marriott should be completed in July. read more >
Dr. James Thomas, center, discusses plans for  a $28 million entertainment venue at the former Wild River Country site in North Little Rock. He is flanked by Ronnie Robertson, managing director of Maly Construction, and Angie Perdue, architectural technician at the Conway firm.
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$28M Redo Teed Up for North Little Rock’s Wild River CountryLock Icon

Construction of a high-tech entertainment venue is on tap for the former site of the largest water park in Arkansas. read more >
Dr. James Thomas, owner-developer of the Maly District, left, and Eric Holloway, owner of  Maumelle’s Holloway Engineering, talk about the rollout of construction at the Conway project.
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Maly District Construction Launches in ConwayLock Icon

Construction of a $16 million Courtyard by Marriott marks the start of a 52-acre commercial development in Conway. read more >
Eric Holloway, owner of Holloway Engineering, stands at the northern extension of White Oak Crossing, which will link with the new Maumelle interchange on Interstate 40.
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Maumelle’s New I-40 Interchange Just Weeks from OpeningLock Icon

Completion of a new $14.6 million interchange is about five weeks away from providing Maumelle Boulevard motorists with a long-awaited alternative interstate access. read more >
Mt. Magazine Farms LLC of Monterey, Louisiana, purchased nearly 3,200 acres of land in southwest Pulaski County.
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Agri Acreage Yields $11.7 Million Harvest (Real Deals)Lock Icon

Mt. Magazine Farms LLC of Monterey, Louisiana, bought the property from Carlton Farms LLC of Columbia, Illinois. Most of the acreage is about 10 miles south of Scott along Highway 161. read more >
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Alloplastic Reconstruction Finds New Home

Land was sold and donated, and a building was bought in the second half of October. read more >
Stonehaven Assisted Living project at 101 Olympia Drive in Maumelle
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Stonehaven Purchase Surpasses $7.1 Million (Real Deals)

The 60-unit assisted living project in Maumelle was sold by Stonehaven Assisted Living LLC, led by James Thomas. The deal is financed with a $5.2 million loan from First Security Bank of Searcy. read more >