VOL. 123 | NO. 195 | Monday, October 6, 2008
Members of the Shelby County Board of Commissioners are set to vote today on selling the county’s share of The Pyramid, Liberty Bowl Memorial Stadium and the Mid-South Coliseum.
Despite lending concerns created by the recent Freddie Mac and Fannie Mae crisis, financing for multifamily properties hasn’t been negatively affected, local lenders say.
Property-related taxes are the oxygen of local economies in Tennessee. But convulsions in the nation’s housing and credit markets could leave those economies gasping for air.
Shelby County’s new Family Safety Center might have a director. Its organizers know what services they will offer troubled families. They even will be able to do more than provide a fleeting shelter to those trying to escape abusive and violent relationships.
Howard Stovall and Mike Brocato, managing partners at Resource Entertainment Group, said they never imagined they would need to become legal specialists to work in the entertainment industry.