Editorial Results (free)
1. Frayser Landfill Expansion Voted Down
- Thursday, September 14, 2017
The proposed expansion of a construction landfill in Frayser was unanimously shot down by the Shelby County Land Use Board Thursday, Sept. 14, to the cheers of dozens of concerned residents and students from the nearby Memphis Business Academy who showed up to voice their opposition.
2. Land Use Board Makes Decision on Trio of Controversial Cases
- Monday, January 16, 2017
The Shelby County Land Use Control Board met neighborhood opposition head-on Jan. 12, approving one controversial project and voting down two others.
Of the 18 cases approved on its consent agenda, the most pertinent project was the proposed Ice House entertainment center at 2166 Central Ave.
3. Henry Turley Co. Files Permits for South Junction
- Tuesday, August 27, 2013
727 E. Mann Circle; 726. E. Mann Circle; 725 W. Mann Circle; 35 W. Georgia Ave.; 649 Florida St.; 18 W. Carolina Ave.; 9 E. Carolina Ave.
Memphis, TN 38103
Permit Costs: $1.5 million; $1.5 million; $1.5 million; $1.5 million; $1.5 million; $1.5 million; $1.4 million
4. Florida Company Buys Multi-Tenant Building on U.S. 64
- Friday, August 23, 2013
A local affiliate of Delray Beach, Fla.-based Belford Ventures has paid $3 million for the multi-tenant retail building at 7859 U.S. 64 (Stage Road) in Northeast Memphis.
The entity 7859 Stage LLC bought the 72,472-square-foot building in an Aug. 19 warranty deed from Memphis-based CM&W GP, a partnership composed of Phil Chamberlain, Jon McCreery and Jack Whitaker. That group bought the property in 2005 from SKN LLC for $2.5 million.
5. Nursing Home Owner Files $13 Million Loan
- Tuesday, July 24, 2012
3549 Norriswood Ave.
Memphis, TN 38111
Loan Amount: $13 million
Loan Date: July 13, 2012
6. Parktown Place Condos Sold Back to BankPlus
- Wednesday, July 18, 2012
Ridgeland, Miss.-based BankPlus has bought back the Parktown Place Condominiums in Midtown following a foreclosure of the eight-unit multifamily complex and its owner, Dogwood Properties of Memphis.
7. Multipurpose Bldg. Planned for Soulsville Charter School
- Tuesday, February 7, 2012
1115 College St.
Memphis, TN 38106
Permit Cost: $4 million
Permit Date: Applied February 2012
Owner: The Soulsville Foundation
Tenant: The Soulsville Foundation
Details: The Soulsville Foundation has filed a $4 million building permit application with the city-county Office of Construction Code Enforcement for a 15,000-square-foot, one-story, multipurpose building at The Soulsville Charter School.
8. Dogwood Finances Lots in Arlington, Bartlett
- Wednesday, February 1, 2012
Dogwood Properties has filed a $1.5 million loan through Independent Bank secured by eight lots in Arlington and Bartlett.
9. Arlington Shopping Center Financed for $1.5 Million
- Thursday, July 14, 2011
Slidell, La.-based Southeast Investments LLC has financed a nearly 24,000-square-foot shopping center at 6050 Air Line Road in Arlington for $1.5 million through Trustmark National Bank. The loan matures July 5, 2016.
10. Glencore Grain Buys Mendenhall Warehouse
- Tuesday, April 5, 2011
4834 S. Mendenhall Road
Memphis, TN 38118
Sale Amount: $6 Million
Sale Date: March 25, 2011
Buyer: Glencore Grain USA LLC
Seller: ProLogis NA2 Tennessee LLC
11. Companies Sell Lots in Arlington Subdivision
- Monday, April 4, 2011
Two related companies – West TN Land Co. GP and Chamberlain & McCreery Inc. – have sold 104 lots in Arlington’s Kensington Planned Development to BancorpSouth Bank for $1.4 million.
12. Louis Dreyfus Buys Kentucky Drive Warehouse
- Tuesday, January 25, 2011
2514 Kentucky Drive
Memphis, TN 38106
Sale Amount: $2.4 million
Sale Date: Dec. 28, 2010
Buyer: Louis Dreyfus Commodities Memphis Warehousing LLC
Seller: Westside Compress Co. Inc.
13. Cordova Shopping Center Sells for $1.8 Million
- Friday, January 21, 2011
Old Forest Properties GP has sold a strip shopping center at 8195 Dexter Road to 8195 Dexter Road LLC for $1.8 million. The sale document states it is a non-merger deed in lieu of foreclosure.
14. Homebuilders Work Toward Much Greener Mentality
- Tuesday, October 20, 2009
A Memphis company last week forged an important milestone for the sustainable building movement when the National Association of Home Builders certified the 500th home in the U.S. through the organization’s National Green Building Program.
15. 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
16. Arlington Center Sells for $1.8 Million
- Wednesday, September 9, 2009
Southeast Investments LLC of Slidell, La., has bought a 23,952-square-foot retail center at 6050 Air Line Road in Arlington for $1.8 million in a deed in lieu of foreclosure. The sellers were Pleasant Place LLC, Waymon H. Welch, Danya Welch, Dawn Welch, Jon E. McCreery and Phillip Chamberlain. The sale closed Sept. 2.
17. Modular Energy Plant To Be Installed at Le Bonheur
- Tuesday, April 21, 2009
905 Poplar Ave.
Memphis, TN 38105
Permit Amount: $13.6 Million
Project Cost: $327 million
Permit Date: Applied April 2009
Owner: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Tenant: Methodist Le Bonheur Healthcare
Contractor: Skanska USA
Architect: FKP Architects
18. Owner Files $1M Loan For Parktown Place
- Monday, April 20, 2009
Dogwood Properties, the owner of the eight-unit multifamily complex in Midtown called Parktown Place, has refinanced the property with a $1 million loan through BankPlus. The company’s principal is Jon McCreery, who said this transaction was a move from a construction loan to a longer-term, permanent loan on the property. The loan was dated March 30 with a maturity date of March 30, 2014.
19. Memphis Sash and Door Files $100K in Liens
- Wednesday, October 8, 2008
Memphis Sash and Door has filed 13 liens totaling $69,033 against builder Chamberlain & McCreery Inc. and six liens totaling $36,021 against builder Oaktree Homes LLC. The liens are for labor and materials provided that the claimant says remain unpaid by the builders.
20. 12 Foreclosure Notices Filed Against Chamberlain & McCreery
- Friday, July 25, 2008
Twelve foreclosure notices have been filed against local developer Chamberlain and McCreery Inc. for defaulting on loan payments. The first-run foreclosure notices appear starting on Page 26 of today’s Daily News.
21. CM&R Hit By Foreclosure Notices
- Monday, April 14, 2008
Cadence Bank NA has filed seven notices of foreclosure against Chamberlain, McCreery & Rice LLC, the company formed by a trio of longtime developers and builders – Phil Chamberlain, Jon McCreery and Hank Rice.
22. Richwell Furniture Direct Building Near Wolfchase to be Subdivided
- Tuesday, January 29, 2008
7859 U.S. 64
Memphis, TN 38133
Sale Amount: $2.5 million
Sale Date: Jan. 7, 2008
Buyer: CM&W GP
23. County CommissionDiscusses Bus Retrofitting
- Monday, October 22, 2007
The Shelby County Board of Commissioners today will discuss a resolution for the retrofitting of Shelby County Schools buses to help reduce transportation-based air pollution emissions.
24. Archived Article
- Tuesday, August 21, 2007
1700, 1800 and 1820 N. Germantown Parkway
And 8110 Dexter Road
Sale Amount: $7 million
Sale Date: July 31, 2007
25. Despite Housing Downturn, Plans Unveiled for 600-lot Development in Arlington
- Tuesday, August 21, 2007
At a time when builders are scaling back nationally because of sagging home sales and the slowing economy, an ambitious subdivision in Arlington is about to take shape.
The $24 million, 326-acre Villages at White Oak is an expansive residential, retail and office development just north of Interstate 40 near the Shelby-Fayette county line.
26. Construction Begins On Upscale Arlington Shops
- Friday, August 17, 2007
Four developers who last year targeted some Arlington acreage for a shopping center have broken ground on the $1.4 million development, which will be called Twin Oaks.
Pleasant Place Par
27. Archived Article
- Tuesday, June 26, 2007
5539 Elvis Presley Blvd.
Memphis, TN 38116
Sale Amount: $3.1 million
Sale Date: June 8, 2007
Buyer: ArciTerra DG Memphis TN LLC
28. Development Set to Begin On Rolling Meadows Phase Two
- Tuesday, March 13, 2007
Phase two of
Loan Amount: $4.4 million
Loan Date: Feb. 23, 2007
Maturity Date: August 2008
29. Building Material Costs Appear To Be Leveling Off Post-Katrina, Rita
- Tuesday, March 13, 2007
It's easy to see how nearby natural disasters affect the cost and availability of construction materials. When Hurricane Katrina ravaged the Gulf Coast in 2005, it created a clear demand for supplies such as lumber and forced builders to pay a higher premium for them.
30. Development Under WayOn 222-Lot Collierville Subdivision
- Tuesday, March 6, 2007
A 222-lot residential subdivision called Rolling Meadows is being built on Sycamore Road in Collierville.
The land is about 116 acres and is divided into three phases. The first phase, c
31. City Commons, Butler Condos Add To Downtown Housing Mix
- Tuesday, November 21, 2006
Loan Amount: $1.1 million
Loan Date: Nov. 8, 2006
Maturity Date: n/a
32. Chamberlain & McCreery Tackles New Commercial, Residential Projects
- Tuesday, November 14, 2006
7.34 acres on Airline Road
Sale Amount: $1.6 million
Sale Date: Oct. 24, 2006
Buyer: Pleasant Place LLC
33. Arlington Acreage SlatedFor New Subdivision
- Friday, September 1, 2006
White Oak General Partnership has bought 41 acres near Harrell Road and Chester Street in Arlington from Canale Properties LLC for $820,400. The partnership also has filed a $3.6 million development mortgage through Inde
34. Archived Article: Bartlett (lead)
- Thursday, August 19, 2004
Jon McCreery, president of Chamb
Bartlett Benefits From Building Boom
Suburb on fast track for more growth, officials say
The Daily News
With a new 70-lot residential development planned for the Maher Trails subdivision in B...
35. Archived Article: Real Recap
- Tuesday, June 29, 2004
6101 Hickory Ridge Trail
Virginia Company Finances Waterstone Landing
6101 Hickory Ridge Trail
Memphis, TN 38115
Cost: $12.2 million
Borrower: Hickory Gardens Associates LLC
Lender: Wachovia Bank NA
Trustee: Michael Champlin
36. Archived Article: Permits (lead)
- Wednesday, April 14, 2004
There is not much office space and a few possibilities but not a lot of office space bult this year
Housing Dominates Construction Arena
Office, industrial markets await economic pickup
The Daily News
Although the office a...
37. Archived Article: Center (lead)
- Thursday, October 2, 2003
Wolf River Center to compliment Lowes
Retail Center Takes Last Stretch
New development goes up next door to Lowes
The Daily News
A three-acre tract one real estate developer described as the last significant stretch of ava...
38. Archived Article: Berryhill
- Monday, September 30, 2002
By Stacey Wiedower
Berryhill builder adds commercial component
By STACEY WIEDOWER
The Daily News
Construction is nearing completion on a $1.6 million shopping center at Berryhill Road and Chimneyrock Boulevard in Cordova.
The center w...
39. Archived Article: Chamberlain
- Tuesday, January 23, 2001
Developer adding office warehouse space near Bartlett Bartlett to get $1.5 million office, warehouse development By SUE PEASE The Daily News Construction begins this week on a 23,000-square-foot office and warehouse building in northeast Memphis tha...
40. Archived Article: Bonnie Lane (lead)
- Thursday, August 17, 2000
By LAURIE JOHNSON Shopping center next addition for Bonnie Lane office project By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The foundation is set to be poured Monday for a shopping center that will anchor Bonnie Lane Office Centre in Cordova. The 31,000-square-...
41. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, December 28, 1999
Home Builders Association elects 2000 volunteer leadership team and sets goals for the new year Real Focus Home Builders elects volunteer leadership team, sets goals for 2000 The Memphis Area Home Builders Association is preparing to enter the new c...
42. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, October 5, 1999
Vesta 99 Vesta 99 As clock rolls over to 2000, annual show to feature large, luxurious homes with touches of 19th century elegance By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Large, luxurious homes with elements of old-style elegance will be the focus of the 1...
43. Archived Article: Vesta-back
- Monday, May 10, 1999
MAHBA breaks ground MAHBA breaks ground for Vesta Home Show By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Members of the Memphis Area Home Builders Association held a ground breaking ceremony Thursday for the 1999 Vesta Home Show, scheduled for October in the Ne...
44. Archived Article: Real Fcs (lumber) Lj
- Tuesday, November 10, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Lumber update 98 After peaking in the mid-90s, lumber prices continue a downward slide into 1999 By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News After reaching record highs in the mid-90s, lumber prices have steadily declined in recent years. As ...
45. Archived Article: 3rd Qtr Homes 98 Lj
- Friday, October 9, 1998
By LAURIE JOHNSON Housing starts rise in third quarter 98 By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News Housing starts were up in Shelby County in the third quarter compared to the same period a year ago primarily due to dry weather and low interest rates, accor...
46. Archived Article: Benchmark
- Thursday, May 8, 1997
Kenneth C Kenneth C. Wilson and Tammy R. Wilson vs. Jon McCreery, individually and d/b/a Chamberlain and McCreery Inc., Mallard Creek Realty Inc., Joseph Tidwell, individually and d/b/a Tidwell Survey Co., L. Wade Harrison Jr., J. Michael Murphy, La...
47. Archived Article: Real Focus
- Tuesday, December 5, 1995
lj 10/5 cates Chamberlain named Builder of the Year HBAM bestows honors, installs officers at annual banquet By LAURIE JOHNSON The Daily News The Home Builders Association of Memphis honored several of its members for their achievements during the p...