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VOL. 122 | NO. 208 | Thursday, November 1, 2007

Cathey Development Proposal Hits Speed Bump

A sprawling mixed-use development being planned for a little more than 88 acres north of the Mississippi state line is slated to go before the Memphis City Council for approval soon.

Legal Assistance Key For Real Estate Investors

Thanks in part to shows on the Home & Garden Television network, Americans are becoming savvy do-it-yourselfers with the know-how to buy undervalued houses, rehabiliate them and sell them for a profit.

Role in Collective Bargaining Proves Rewarding to Warren

Keith A. Warren is one of four attorneys in the Memphis office of Ford & Harrison LLP to be named to the 2008 edition of The Best Lawyers in America.

Back Yard Burgers, BBAC Merger Draws to a Close

The merger between Back Yard Burgers Inc. and BBAC LLC and BBAC Sub Inc. is expected to close Monday, Back Yard Burgers executives said Wednesday.

BioImaging Symposium Opens Today at U of M

When more than 200 experts in medical imaging gather in Memphis starting today, they'll indulge their passion for peering deep inside of human bodies.

Local Weather
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Humidity: 70%

EVENTS

Deborah Brasfield of Brasfield Enterprises will hold a seminar titled "How to Buy a House Without Losing Your Shirt" today at 6 p.m. at the Germantown Area Chamber of Commerce building, 2195 S. Germantown Road, Suite 101. The event is free. Call 652-8619 for reservations or more information.

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Elvis Reclaims Top Spot on Forbes Earnings List

NEW YORK (AP) - Elvis Presley is still the King.

Federal Reserve Cuts Interest Rate to Help Ease Strain of Housing Slump on Economy

WASHINGTON (AP) - The Federal Reserve sliced an important interest rate Wednesday - its second reduction in the last six weeks - to help the economy survive the strains of a deepening housing slump that is likely to crimp growth in coming months.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 61 331 19,904
MORTGAGES 80 391 23,305
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 0 83 8,387
BUILDING PERMITS 0 338 40,366
BANKRUPTCIES 35 231 13,335
BUSINESS LICENSES 28 76 6,213
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 0 125 13,120
MARRIAGE LICENSES 21 94 4,936

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