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Single-Family Residential Construction Soars

Single-Family Residential Construction Soars

Banking & Finance

The residential construction market in the Little Rock area boomed last year despite the COVID-19 pandemic, with the number of new single-family housing units permitted hitting their highest level since 2007, at more than 1,500. read more >

Big Deals in Arkansas Jump 157% Despite Pandemic

Big Deals in Arkansas Jump 157% Despite Pandemic

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Despite the coronavirus pandemic, the value of the biggest deals in Arkansas last year jumped 157%, from $7.9 billion in 2019 to $20.3 billion in 2020, pushed largely by Walmart’s sales of stakes in two subsidiaries, Asda Group and Seiyu. read more >

Flow for Denali Is Growth Via Acquisitions

Flow for Denali Is Growth Via Acquisitions

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Specialty waste and environmental services provider Denali Water Solutions LLC of Russellville is in growth mode, having announced six out-of-state buys in less than a year. read more >

Mortgage Refinancing Hits $2.6 Trillion in 2020

Mortgage Refinancing Hits $2.6 Trillion in 2020

Banking & Finance

Mortgage rates hit historical lows last year, sending the level of mortgage refinancing activity in the United States to its highest annual total since 2003, according to the Federal Home Loan Mortgage Corp. read more >

Seal Solar Takes the Wheel at Evolve Auto

Seal Solar Takes the Wheel at Evolve Auto

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Seal Solar CEO Josh Davenport walked into a North Little Rock auto dealership looking to buy an electric car. Now, his company is a partner in the only exclusive electric vehicle dealership in Arkansas. read more >

New Life for Old VA Hospital?

New Life for Old VA Hospital?

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The former 1,234-bed Veterans Administration hospital at 300 E. Roosevelt Road in downtown Little Rock is awaiting a new name to accompany a change of ownership. read more >