VOL. 127 | NO. 211 | Monday, October 29, 2012
The chain link fence surrounding the dilapidated Hotel Chisca in Downtown Memphis is a little bit easier on the eyes as of Saturday, Oct. 27.
SPECIAL EMPHASIS: Office & Industrial Real Estate
Industrial sector sees notable uptick in institutional buyers
Capital is finally being set free in the Memphis industrial market, with opportunities on both the buy and sale side of investment deals.
Attorneys for the city of Memphis will file a motion with the Tennessee Supreme Court by noon Monday, Oct. 29, in the photo voter ID court case.
As the trend for health care mergers intensifies, the city’s medical office market evolves, with some private practices consolidating into hospital systems and others relocating to better serve their patients.
Jill Schmitt used to envision herself searching for relics of ancient world cultures but instead found her niche helping businesses find new digs.
Downtown’s Brinkley Plaza has sold for $7.2 million to a Canadian real estate investment firm.
Third-quarter earnings season is wrapping up, and the results have been all over the map for banks and financial institutions with ties to Memphis.
EdR reported a net income of $489,000 in the third quarter, the Memphis-based collegiate housing real estate investment trust reported after market close Thursday, Oct. 25.
It’s been an election year in Shelby County dominated by something other than candidates in a local political arena where personality and name recognition usually go far.
Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr. gave a lawyer’s answer when asked what would happen if the Tennessee Legislature might amend the state law requiring a photo voter ID in light of the Thursday, Oct. 25, Tennessee Court of Appeals ruling on the matter.
For 11 years now, Acker Robison Realty has been helping businesses around the Memphis area with their commercial real estate needs.
As it turns out, it appears that your brain does not know the difference in real or imagined events. That’s why some golfers practice by imagining golf shots, some tennis players practice by imagining tennis shots and other athletes practice by imagining doing whatever their chosen sport requires them to do well. Pretty much the same brain cells fire whether you are doing something or thinking about doing it; and brain cells firing in unison is one way to describe learning.
THE MEMPHIS NEWS
Grizzlies, Tigers look to reach new heights in 2012-2013
Last season, the Grizzlies made the playoffs and even earned home-court advantage for their first-round series against the Los Angeles Clippers.
Each year, a Chicago firm called Challenger, Gray & Christmas Inc. publishes a tongue-in-cheek report on the nation’s lost productivity during March Madness.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Tennessee election officials have filed an appeal with the state Supreme Court seeking to overturn a ruling that enabled voters to use photo identification issued by the Memphis Public library at the polls.
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (AP) — Another person has died in Tennessee from a fungal meningitis outbreak caused by contaminated steroid injections for back pain.
NEW YORK (AP) — Some U.S. airlines are giving travelers a way out if they want to scrap their plans due to Hurricane Sandy.
The price of oil rose slightly Friday as data showed the U.S. economy is muddling along and the East Coast prepares for a potentially damaging storm.
WASHINGTON (AP) — A survey shows consumer confidence rose this month to the highest level in five years, an encouraging sign for the still-weak economy