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VOL. 119 | NO. 128 | Wednesday, July 20, 2005

Construction Sees Second Quarter Decline

Residential growth remains rapid in suburban markets

Second quarter building activity saw a slight decrease this year compared with the same period in the past two years, according to The Daily News Online, www.memphis

East Memphis Store Grows to Meet Demand

If a business operated simply with the dictum, "Build it and they will come," that business might not last long.

Estate Planning Council Elects Officers

The Memphis Estate Planning Council announced the following officers for 2005-2006: David B. Jones, president; Frank E. Davis, vice president; Jeffrey E. Thompson, secretary; James L. Ferguson Jr., treasurer; and Mike Wood, immediate past president. Other executive committee members are Kermit B. Kaiser, Leanne W. McCullough, Samuel N. Graham and Teresa R. Hurst.

Local Weather
Currently
Memphis, TN
76.0°F
Partly Cloudy
Wind: Southwest at 9.2 mph
Humidity: 88%

EVENTS

The Kiwanis Club of Memphis meets at noon today in the Skyway at The Peabody, 149 Union Ave. Matt Weber, vice president of Protective Life Insurance Co., is the guest speaker. For reservations, contact Harold D. Dickson at 227-4125.

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RECORD TOTALS DAY WEEK YEAR
PROPERTY SALES 80 401 13,843
MORTGAGES 99 439 16,005
FORECLOSURE NOTICES 19 63 2,202
BUILDING PERMITS 233 998 28,755
BANKRUPTCIES 49 276 8,926
BUSINESS LICENSES 23 136 4,701
UTILITY CONNECTIONS 23 141 5,534
MARRIAGE LICENSES 15 88 2,982

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