Editorial Results (free)
1. Collierville Fred’s Sells for $1.5 Million
- Tuesday, January 14, 2014
450 U.S. 72
Collierville, TN 38017
Sale Amount: $1.5 million
Sale Date: Dec. 20, 2013
Buyer: Collierville Realty Holdings LLC
Seller: Washington Square Properties (a Tennessee general partnership composed of Thomas W. Taylor, trustee of the Thomas W. Taylor Revocable Living Trust dated April 27, 2000, and Thomas W. Hart)
Loan Amount: $793,000
Loan Date: Dec. 20, 2013
Maturity Date: Dec. 20, 2016
Lender: First Capital Bank
Details: The 19,152-square-foot fred’s retail store at 450 U.S. 72 in Collierville has sold for $1.5 million.
2. Methodist Pays $22.5 Million for Germantown Facility
- Tuesday, December 10, 2013
7945 Wolf River Blvd.
Germantown, TN 38138
Sale Amount: $22.5 million
3. Countryside Apartments Owner Files $5 Million Loan
- Thursday, December 05, 2013
The owner of the 152-unit Countryside North Apartments at 6920 Reese Road in Northeast Memphis has filed a $5 million loan on the property.
4. Sales Tax Hike Early Voting Expands
- Tuesday, November 12, 2013
Early voting in the last elections of 2013 expands Tuesday, Nov. 12, to 15 satellite voting sites across Memphis.
The early voting period, underway since Nov. 1 and ending Nov. 16, is for the only citywide election of an unusually busy political year that has featured 11 elections in three months.
5. Handy Park Lease Latest Stage in Beale Endgame
- Thursday, August 22, 2013
The city of Memphis has a tentative lease of Handy Park with a group that includes some current tenants of the Beale Street entertainment district.
And the pending agreement would resolve one of the final issues in the city’s relationship with John Elkington, the developer of the district and founder of Performa Entertainment.
6. Maximizing Madison
- Thursday, February 21, 2013
The Downtown strip of Madison Avenue from the University of Memphis Cecil C. Humphreys School of Law to Fielder Square Apartments in its prime was the city’s financial hub.
It’s seen some successes in recent times – new businesses opening, building renovations and the removal of the makeshift wall at Main and Second streets that interrupted traffic for two years.
7. Roberts Benchmark Hotel on Union Sells for $3.2 Million
- Monday, December 24, 2012
164 Union Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103
Sale Amount: $3.2 million
Sale Date: Dec. 5, 2012
8. Architecture Inc. Finds Formula for Success
- Monday, July 02, 2012
Having a staff of just six employees hasn’t affected the ability of Architecture Inc., 88 Union Ave., to maintain a diverse catalogue and high volume of projects, many of them high profile.
9. Housing Improves 20 Pct. in Q1
- Monday, April 16, 2012
Local home sales saw a 20 percent boost during the first quarter, with increases in both traditional and foreclosure sales, and agents suggest that among such low inventory levels, it’s a move in the right direction.
- Friday, March 30, 2012
Memphis Fashion Week benefiting ArtsMemphis will hold events at 7 p.m. Friday, March 30, at the Jack Robinson Gallery, 44 Huling Ave., and Saturday, March 31, at A. Schwab, 163 Beale St. The events will include designers, drinks, music and models wearing local and national designers. Visit memphisfashionweekend-eorg.eventbrite.com to register.
11. Loftus’ The Brass Door: ‘Pub Inside a Museum’
- Monday, August 22, 2011
Seamus Loftus sits down for an interview on the mezzanine of his new Irish pub, The Brass Door, looks over at a ventilation duct next to him, runs a finger along one edge and purses his lips in disapproval. He calls a staff member over. “Look,” he says, “I’m not mad, and I don’t remember who’s in charge upstairs, but there’s dust all over these vents. This is unacceptable. Just bring me a rag and I’ll wipe them off.”
12. MC Ionic Solutions US Begins Work on Fite Rd. Site
- Tuesday, July 19, 2011
2665 Fite Road
Memphis, TN 38127
Permit Amount: $1.3 million
Permit Date: Applied July 2011
13. Irish Pub Fills Long-Vacant Midtown Corner
- Friday, October 01, 2010
Dublin House, a new Irish pub, is setting up shop on Madison Avenue just west of Overton Square.
Jody Clark, who has 30 years of experience in the restaurant and bar business, is the owner. She hopes to have Dublin House open by mid-November to early December at 2021 Madison Ave., the location formerly occupied by Melos Taverna.
14. Winbranch Apartments Sell for $2.4 Million
- Tuesday, September 21, 2010
3595 Millbranch Road
Memphis, TN 38116
Sale Amount: $2.4 million
Sale Date: Sept. 7, 2010
Buyer: Winbranch Realty Partners LLC
Seller: LBUBS 2004-C4 Millbranch Road LLC
Loan Amount: $975,000
Loan Date: Sept. 7, 2010
Maturity Date: Sept. 1, 2011
Lender: The Leshum Group LLC
15. Market at Riverdale Sells for $1.8 Million
- Monday, September 20, 2010
Riverdale Investors LLC has bought the Market at Riverdale shopping center from Market at Riverdale Bend HH LLC for $1.8 million. No loan documents were filed at the time of purchase.
16. New York Company Buys Gardenwood Apartments
- Tuesday, June 01, 2010
4975 Hoover Drive
Memphis, TN 38128
Sale Amount: $2.9 Million
Sale Date: May 17, 2010
Buyer: Gardenwood Apartments LLC
Seller: Bank of America NA
Loan Amount: $2.2 million
Loan Date: May 17, 2010
Maturity Date: N/A
Lender: Bloomfield Capital Partners Fund III LLC
17. Lights Out
- Friday, May 21, 2010
You can usually tell the Plush Club is open by the trio of roving searchlights on the south end of Beale Street.
They’ve been the best indicator of the irregular hours the six-year-old nightspot keeps at the corner of Fourth Street and Beale.
18. Rebounding Activity
- Monday, May 17, 2010
Shelby County homebuilders last month reached triple digits with new home permits for the first time in nearly two years.
But instead of congratulating themselves for the increase in activity, companies are focused now on maintaining momentum and further pulling themselves out of the biggest homebuilding slump in recent memory.
19. Former Orgill Distribution Center Sold Following Foreclosure
- Tuesday, March 23, 2010
2108 Latham St.
Memphis, TN 38109
Sale Amount: $2.5 Million
Sale Date: March 9, 2010
Buyer: NW-2100 Latham Street LLC
Seller: Bradley Ottinger, trustee
20. Six Permits Issued to Airport For Ground Transportation Center
- Tuesday, March 09, 2010
2491 Winchester Road
Memphis, TN 38116
Permit Amounts: $89.5 Million
Project Cost: $121 million
Permit Date: Issued March 2010
Completion: Spring 2012
Owner: Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority
Tenant: Memphis-Shelby County Airport Authority
Contractor: The Flintco Cos. Inc.
Architect: Walker Parking Consultants
21. Wright Medical Buys Arlington Bldg. For Distribution Needs
- Tuesday, November 10, 2009
11481 Gulf Stream Ave.
Arlington, TN 38002
Sale Amount: $1.6 Million
Sale Date: Oct. 29, 2009
Buyer: Wright Medical Technology Inc.
Seller: Covington Furniture Manufacturing Co.
Details: Wright Medical Group Inc. has bought a 56,340-square-foot building at 11481 Gulf Stream Ave. near its Arlington campus to increase distribution capacity. Operating in the transaction as Wright Medical Technology Inc., the company paid $1.6 million for the building, which was completed in 1973 and sits on 4.29 acres near the intersection of Tenn. 385 and U.S. 70.
22. Retail Center Sells Following Foreclosure
- Wednesday, November 04, 2009
The Market of Riverdale Bend, a three-parcel retail portfolio on Winchester Road in Southeast Shelby County, has sold for $4.8 million to an entity called Market at Riverdale Bend HH LLC following a foreclosure of the property. The parcels’ addresses are listed as 7110-7136 Winchester Road and are on the north side of Winchester between Riverdale and Riverdale Bend roads.
23. Louisiana Investor Buys Arlington Retail Center
- Tuesday, September 15, 2009
6050 Air Line Road
Arlington, TN 38002
Sale Amount: $1.8 Million
Sale Date: Sept. 2, 2009
Buyer: Southeast Investments LLC
Seller: Pleasant Place LLC, Waymon H. Welch, Danya Welch, Dawn Welch, Jon E. McCreery, Phillip Chamberlain
24. Davis Professional Accounting Buys East Memphis Office
- Monday, October 08, 2007
Davis Professional Accounting LLC has bought an office at 6373 Quail Hollow Road, Suite 102, from Quail Hollow Office Partnership for $550,000. Michael Fearnley and Cary Califf, attorneys with Fearnley & Califf PLLC, sig
25. Villas Development Expected to Inject Vitality Into South Memphis
- Tuesday, October 24, 2006
Memphis' 6th District is undeniably Ford territory.
Along four-lane New Horn Lake Road between West Mitchell and Brooks roads, nearly every other house boasts a Harold Ford Jr. for U.S. Senate sign in the front yard, as cars with Ford stickers placed prominently on their rear windows zoom past.
26. Archived Article
- Tuesday, August 22, 2006
5760 Silver Creek Drive
Memphis, TN 38134
Sale Amount: $6.2 million
Sale Date: July 26, 2006
Buyer: PCCP JSP Silver Creek Apartments LLC
27. Eyesores Razed at Crump and I-240
- Monday, March 06, 2006
Much of E.H. Crump Boulevard has been on the decline in recent years, but several projects could change that.
Probably the largest development along the South Memphis roadway is University Place at the southwest corner of Interstate 240 and Crump. It's being built over the former site of the 478-unit Lamar Terrace, a public housing development that sat abandoned for several years until being razed recently. Construction crews also have cleared the vacant Baptist Rehabilitation Hospital building and several others near it.
28. City Works to Keep Revitalization Focus
- Monday, November 14, 2005
With the city's recent decision to place a moratorium on capital improvement projects in Memphis, it's possible that a number of affordable housing projects that have been started around the city could be placed temporarily on hold.
29. Archived Article: Merchant Guide (lead)
- Monday, October 04, 2004
Merchant Guide Adds to Downtown Advertising
Efforts Increase to Market Downtown
New merchant guide highlights Downtown businesses
The Daily News
The Center City Commission reported recently in a Downtown Market Study that ...
30. Archived Article: Gray's (lead)
- Monday, February 09, 2004
Residents Fight for Areas Rural Character
Grays Creek watchdog group forms to fight unchecked sprawl
The Daily News
Fields of gently blowing grass, country lanes lined with wooden fences and sprawling homes tha...
31. Archived Article: Landmarks
- Wednesday, August 25, 1999
By LAURIE JOHNSON Overton Park Historic District seeks commission approval By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The Memphis Landmarks Commission today will hold a public hearing today regarding the nomination of the Overton Parkway Historic District to ...
32. Archived Article: Graphic
- Thursday, May 06, 1999
Warranty deeds Hot sub-markets In the first quarter of 1999, 4,112 warranty deeds totaling $616.4 million were recorded, compared to 4,070 deeds totaling $713.5 million in the same period last year. Multi-million dollar transactions in early 1998 by...
33. Archived Article: Graphic
- Monday, November 30, 1998
Power up Power up Across the board, utility connections in Memphis are on the rise. Comparing connections through the first 10 months of 1998 and 1997, 790 more connections have been made this year, a 4.3 increase over 1997. Heres a look at the numb...
34. Archived Article: Graphic
- Tuesday, November 24, 1998
Housing activity Housing activity Low interest rates have meant a boom in the housing market for the past two or three years. Those rates translate into more house for the money. Heres a look at the most active ZIP codes in Shelby County for the mon...
35. Archived Article: Graphic
- Friday, November 13, 1998
Lights are on Lights are on As Memphis grows, so does the need for new utility hook-ups. Here's a look at the number of new utility connections made by Memphis Light, Gas and Water from Jan. 1-Oct. 31 by ZIP code. ZIP code No. of connectio...
36. Archived Article: Lakeland Lj
- Monday, January 06, 1997
lj 10/5 cates New mall, rural feel contribute to Lakeland growth By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Housing starts in Lakeland reached a near-record level in 1996, and commercial development is expected to get a jump-start during the coming year with ...
37. Archived Article: Env Focus
- Wednesday, June 05, 1996
Youth Fishing Tournaments on June 8 - Free Fishing Day TWRA holds free fishing day on local lakes West Tennessee anglers go license-free Saturday Saturday is Tennesseeís free fishing day this year, which means that anyone can fish in the stat...