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Friday, November 1, 2013

Friday, November 1, 2013 - 10:42:00

Arkansas home sales in September up 18 percent over 2012

The Arkansas Realtors Association monthly market report shows home sales statewide in the counties it monitors were up more than 18 percent in September compared with the same month in 2012.

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Thursday, June 27, 2013

Thursday, June 27, 2013 - 15:43:00

New mission for St. Joseph's: Organic farming

Jody Hardin is working with the St. Joseph Center of Arkansas on a plan to create a farm incubator at the historic property.

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Thursday, August 9, 2012

Thursday, August 9, 2012 - 15:20:43

500 block of Main: Sold

Portland, Ore., developer Scott Reed, whose K Lofts enterprise on 315 Main St. — the tenant is Porter's Jazz Club — got off to a rocky start but seems to have smoothed out, has made good on his promise to keep working downtown by buying all the buildings on the west side of Main between Capital and Sixth Street.

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Tuesday, February 7, 2012

Tuesday, February 7, 2012 - 16:03:33

Still working in downtown LR

Scott Reed still interested in "cultural corridor."

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Thursday, January 26, 2012

Thursday, January 26, 2012 - 09:17:17

Housing prices up: Correction

Arkansas realtors say new sales indicate a "possible recovery" in the housing market: Average December existing home prices rose by 5 percent over December 2010, from $144,842 to $152,403, the Arkansas Realtors Association announced this morning.

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Friday, January 13, 2012

Friday, January 13, 2012 - 09:01:25

Rainwater Building redo for Capitol Avenue apartments

A project is underway to convert the Rainwater Building at 519 E. Capitol Avenue into 12 one-bedroom "luxury" apartments.

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Saturday, November 26, 2011

Saturday, November 26, 2011 - 07:05:00

Trend: movement from suburbs back to urban cores

Food for thought in the New York Times, an article saying that the real estate bubble spurred suburban growth and its crash means that same vitality will never return to ring cities.

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Monday, September 19, 2011

Monday, September 19, 2011 - 07:23:55

Former store eyed by Easter Seals

A resolution has been filed for the Pulaski County Public Facilities Board to approve $4.5 to $5 million in revenue bonds to finance purchase of a former retail building (built for a grocery and most recently used as an antique mall) for an Easter Seals job training and wellness center for adults with disabilities.

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Monday, March 21, 2011

Monday, March 21, 2011 - 08:49:31

Publisher Hussman profits on Gazette building sale

George Waldon's real estate column in this week's Arkansas Business reports the sale of the old Arkansas Gazette building at Third and Louisiana to its occupant, the eStem charter school, for $5.3 million.

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Monday, August 23, 2010

Monday, August 23, 2010 - 06:42:14

Living off your house

Many moments too late comes this economic analysis: Housing will eventually recover from its great swoon.

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