VOL. 129 | NO. 87 | Monday, May 5, 2014
EMPHASIS Commercial Real Estate
Brokers brimming with optimism in office, retail sectors
After experiencing a strong fourth quarter in 2013, confidence in the Memphis office market remains high so far this year.
All signs are pointing toward a strong year for the Memphis-area industrial market.
Shawn Massey is a commercial real estate broker by trade, but he has a burning passion for education.
The owners of the Raleigh Springs Mall had been talking with Memphis Mayor A C Wharton Jr.’s administration until late last year about the city’s desire to see a revitalized mall possibly with city government offices.
Painter Kerry Peeples and photographer Ann Smithwick are in the process of renovating a 1970s-era trailer that will allow them to take their Memphis-based blue jean company mobile, spreading fashionable, unique threads across the city.
Keith and Carol Choukalas had fallen in love. Not with each other – that was old business, happened years ago – but with Murray, Ky., home of Murray State University.
With the first quarter behind us, it is time to evaluate your business performance and start assessing the effectiveness of the tactics in your growth strategy. At the end of each quarter it is imperative to run a series of diagnostics to attain a deeper understanding of why the results are what they are, regardless of whether they are positive or negative.
Learning does not cease when you graduate, at any level. Learning is a lifelong journey.
NASHVILLE (AP) – A state appeals court has ruled that the Tennessee Secondary School Athletic Association, the body that regulates high school sports, is subject to the Tennessee Public Records Act.
SPRING CITY, Tenn. (AP) – The Tennessee Valley Authority says work on the Watts Bar Nuclear Plant has moved from large-scale construction to completion and testing of individual plant systems.
LITTLE ROCK, Ark. (AP) – Arkansas state income tax revenues declined $101.7 million in April, but the Department of Finance and Administration said Friday the dip was expected and the state is on track to meet its forecast for the fiscal year
WASHINGTON (AP) – The American economy shrugged off the end of a brutal winter last month, rebounding with the biggest hiring surge in two years and suggesting that the job market's gains could endure.