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‘Running Through Cash Like Crazy’: Best Quotes of 2022

They said it, we only quoted them. Here are some of the best things said in 2022. read more >
A rendering of the Bayou at Cache, a “hidden” bar and dining room going into the former Freckled Frog space.
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After Disaster, Cache Restaurant Gets a Facelift and a New Venue

The downtown restaurant has been closed since July for renovations, but has big plans for the future. read more >
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McCain Plaza Rings Up $31M Transaction (Real Deals)Lock Icon

An affiliate of American Realty Capital purchased the 314,236-SF retail center in North Little Rock. read more >
Rush "Buddy" Harding IV, director of the Little Rock market for Carty & Co. of Memphis

Rush Harding IV to Lead Memphis Investment Firm’s Expansion to Little Rock

He has agreed to take up to a 25% ownership stake in Carty & Company Inc. and will sit on its board of directors. read more >
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Little Rock Studio 6 Sold for $5.2MLock Icon

A west Little Rock motel is the first out the gate in a field of 10 million-dollar real estate transactions in Pulaski County. read more >
Rush Harding in the downtown Little Rock office of Crews & Associates.
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Rush Harding Cruises to Bank OZKLock Icon

Rush Harding, a name long synonymous with the Crews & Associates bond brokerage in Little Rock that is owned by First Security Bancorp of Searcy, is now working for Bank OZK. read more >

UCA Launches Public Phase of $100M Campaign

The University of Central Arkansas has launched the public phase of the largest fundraising effort in its history. read more >
Glenwood Townhomes in Conway
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Glenwood Townhomes in Conway Sell for $3 MillionLock Icon

This week’s six-pack of real estate transactions encompasses a town home project in Conway, a mixed portfolio of Pulaski County property north of the Arkansas River, a tele-store in west Little Rock, a retail project in southwest Little Rock, an office building in Little Rock’s Riverdale area and a restaurant in Benton. read more >
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Pulaski County’s Most Expensive Home Sales of 2016Lock Icon

Sales of luxury homes in Pulaski County jumped in 2016 to a number not seen since Arkansas Business began tracking them in 2004 – 29 homes sold for $1 million or more, up from 20 in 2015. read more >
Jim Keet
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Restaurant Vets Jim Keet, Louis Petit to Open Petit & Keet Bar & Grill

Little Rock restaurateur Jim Keet is joining forces with restaurant industry veteran Louis Petit to open Petit & Keet Bar & Grill in the former 1620 Savoy at 1620 Market St. in west Little Rock. Keet expects renovations to take a couple of months and hopes to be open for business by mid-November. read more >
Rush Harding III and Linda Harding
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Hardings Pledge $500K to UCA’s Schedler Honors College

Rush and Linda Harding have pledged $500,000 to benefit the Norbert O. Schedler Honors College at the University of Central Arkansas. read more >
Richardson Properties LLC purchased the 64.5 acres (shaded in red) for $2.8 million.
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Lakewood Acreage Leads Latest Million-Dollar Deals

Apartment land in North Little Rock and a manor and doughnut development in west Little Rock provide our trio of million-dollar transactions. read more >

Arkansas Business Power List 2016: Banking & Finance

A banking and finance resource to help navigate the leadership of the largest Arkansas companies or institutions. read more >
Grilled asparagus accompanies 1620 Savoy’s scallops with sofrito, jalapeno, mushrooms and Hollandaise.
Restaurants & Food

1620 Savoy Closes, RH Cuisine Takes Over

1620 Savoy announced Tuesday that it had closed on Saturday, Jan. 9 after 25 years in Little Rock. read more >
Lee Richardson
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Chef Lee Richardson May Be Ready to ‘Cache’ In

An announcement may be coming that Chef Lee Richardson, the celebrated former executive chef at the Capital Hotel, is taking his talents (in some form) to Cache, the restaurant owned by Rush Harding and his son, Payne. read more >
Denis Seyer
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Famed Restaurateur Denis Seyer to Join 1620 Savoy, Cache

Denis Seyer, a famed Little Rock restaurateur, has been named "chief consultant" for RH Cuisine, which owns the 1620 Savoy and the new Cache Restaurant in the River Market District. read more >
Payne Harding and his father, Rush Harding, CEO of Crews & Associates. Cache, in the Arcade Building, opens for lunch and dinner Jan. 7. (Photo by Russ Powell)
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Hardings’ Cache Restaurant a Clarion Call for Good Times in River Market

Cache co-owners Rush Harding and his son Payne are determined to be ready for their restaurant's opening in the River Market, housed in the nearly-completed Arcade Building. read more >
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Payne Harding’s Cache Restaurant Aiming for New Year’s Eve Opening

Cache, the upscale restaurant now under construction in the Arcade Building in the River Market District in downtown Little Rock, is aiming for a holiday grand opening. read more >
Investments / Legal

State Securities Regulators Settle With Crews & Associates In Bamco Bond Case

Crews & Associates, the Little Rock bond brokerage, reaches a settlement with the Arkansas Securities Department over its role in selling $17 million worth of debentures for a defunct oil and gas exploration company called Bamco Gas LLC. read more >
An artist rendering of the interior ground floor of Rush and Payne Harding's planned River Market District restaurant, which they expect to be open in fall 2013.
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Harding Restaurant in River Market To Open In Fall 2013

Moses Tucker Real Estate's three-story construction project in the Little Rock River Market District includes an upscale restaurant in its designs. read more >