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Merritt Dake

Construction / Real Estate / Retail / Small Business

Hathaway Group Plans Move From Riverdale to The Heights

The space at 5012 and 5016/5018 Kavanaugh Blvd., known as Country Club Station, is being redeveloped by owner Merritt Dake. read more >
Education / Health Care / Real Estate

Lyon College Ends Veterinary & Dental Schools Partnership With OneHealth

The two entities had planned to purchase the Heifer International campus in downtown Little Rock, but the deal fell through. read more >
Banking & Finance / Construction / Education / Energy / Health Care / Real Estate

Commercial Real Estate Resilience: Lenders Foresee Falling RatesLock Icon

Bankers argue against the “commercial real estate doom loop” scenario that some experts have predicted. read more >
Construction / Education / Health Care / Real Estate

Heifer International: Deal to Sell Headquarters Fell Through

Heifer International says that a plan for an entity affiliated with Lyon College of Batesville to purchase its headquarters campus in Little Rock has fallen through. read more >
Business Services / Construction / Health Care / Real Estate

Riverdale Industrial Tops $7.6 Million Mark (Real Deals)

The 69,609-SF industrial flex building in the Riverdale area of Little Rock was purchased by Dake OK LLC, led by Merritt Dake. read more >
Construction / Real Estate

Riverdale Industrial Building Sells for $7.5M

Dake OK LLC, led by Merritt Dake purchased the 69,609-SF industrial flex building on the northern end of the 2201 Brookwood Drive project. read more >
Nonprofits / Real Estate / Restaurants & Food / Retail / Transportation

Landmark Transaction Tops $40 Million Mark (Real Deals)Lock Icon

A 196-unit piece of a west Little Rock apartment complex tipped the scales at $40.25 million. read more >
Heights Corner Market at 5018 Kavanaugh Blvd.
Construction / Real Estate / Restaurants & Food

Heights Corner Market Building Sells for $1.7MLock Icon

Markets, homes, restaurants and more on this week's million-dollar deals and construction. read more >
Education / Health Care / Nonprofits / Real Estate

Lyon College Plans to Put Dental, Veterinary Schools on Heifer Campus

The college is partnering with OneHealth Education Group of Little Rock on the project. read more >
Melissa Taverner is the newly named president of Lyon College.
Agriculture & Poultry / Education / Health Care

Lyon College Plans Dental, Veterinary SchoolsLock Icon

Lyon College is developing plans for veterinary and dental medicine schools — which, if successful, would make them the first in-state schools of their kind. read more >
Kristi Crum
Business Services / Health Care

Rock Dental Brands Names Kristi Crum Its Next CEO

Rock Dental Brands of Little Rock announced Wednesday that Kristi Crum will succeed Co-founder Merritt Dake as its CEO on July 1. read more >
Superior Trailer Sales has set up shop in the former digs of an RV superstore at 10600 Maybelline Road in North Little Rock. 
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Superior Trailer Sales Hitched to $3.6 Million DealLock Icon

A trailer dealership in North Little Rock, an overnight delivery project in Little Rock, a hotel in west Little Rock, a medical clinic in Sherwood, a home in the Heights area of Little Rock and a convenience store in southeast Pulaski County form this week’s six-pack of million-dollar transactions. read more >
An architect's rendering of the planned The Distillery.
Business Services / Construction / Health Care / Restaurants & Food

Former Rocktown Space to House $3.5M Rock Dental HQ

The former Rocktown Distillery building at Sixth Street and Shall Avenue in Little Rock's emerging East Village development will be renovated for an estimated $3.5 million into Rock Dental Brands' new headquarters, which will be called The Distillery. read more >
Merritt Dake says Rock Dental Brands feels “pretty confident and comfortable” in its new acquisitions.
Health Care

Rock Dental: Deals Keep Dake Smiling

Rock Dental Brands of Little Rock recently bought the group Arkansas Dentistry & Braces, and it’s not done buying. read more >