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By: William Williams
Posted: Tuesday, September 22, 2015 - 06:45
The Nashville-area office of Cushman & Wakefield | Cornerstone announced earlier this month it has aligned with Toronto-based Avison Young. The deal (read more here) includes Avison (pronounced with a long “A”) aligning with what had been the  Cushman & Wakefield | Cornerstone Knoxville office.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 14:29
Update: The notes will have a yield of 5 percent.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 13:45
The Trail West building, the Lower Broadway historic masonry building perhaps best recognized for a segment of rusted metal skin, has been demolished, Nashville Business Journal reports. Local business partners Steve Smith and Al Ross bought the property in November for $8.4 million and wanted to rehab the building, to an extent (read more here), to accommodate a steakhouse called Harry O’s.
By: Emily Kubis
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 13:00
Community Health Systems will sell one of its Florida hospitals to Prime Healthcare. The Franklin company announced Monday the entities have signed a definitive agreement for the sale of 88-bed Lehigh Regional Medical Center in Lehigh Acres. The deal, terms of which were not disclosed, is expected to close in the fourth quarter.
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 12:10
The leaders of Noranda Aluminum Holding have their work cut out for them as they attempt to grow the Franklin-based company's shareholder equity and lift a share price that has lost more than 90 percent of its value (Ticker: NOR) over the past year.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 10:36
The average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville on Sunday was $2.08, down five cents compared to the mark of a week ago and down 29 cents from the figure of four weeks prior. This time in 2014, the average per-gallon price of regular gas in Nashville was $3.20, according to AAA The Auto Club Group. Relatedly, Tennessee’s average price was $2 on Sunday, down five cents compared to the figure from the previous week. The price was $2.27 four weeks ago and $3.14 a year ago. In Tennessee, the peak price to date this year has been $2.58 (on June 17).
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 08:52
Brentwood real estate developer GBT Realty last week unveiled plans to build a 160,000-square-foot retail center in Benton, Arkansas, southwest of Little Rock. Officials with the local company say they already have signed anchor leases for 96,000 square feet and expect to break ground early next year.
By: William Williams
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 07:05
In August, Metro Councilman Anthony Davis announced his plans for East Nashville Beer Works, a microbrewery to operate at 320 E. Trinity Lane. Following the announcement, Davis, who represents District 7 (the brewery will sit in District 5), and Post Managing Editor gathered to talk “the business of brewing.”   East Nashville Beer Works will be the city’s first brewery with a specific local geographic area in its moniker. What is the strategy behind this? 
By: Geert De Lombaerde
Posted: Monday, September 21, 2015 - 06:49
Executives at financial services giant UBS have pledged to donate $2 million to a new portal that will help connect aspiring college students with higher education institutions that are likely to be a good fit with their interests. The TalentED Project, which will launch in October, is also being backed by the Tennessee College Access & Success Network and Discovery Education, the K-12 digital content and professional development arm of Discovery Communications.
By: William Williams
Posted: Friday, September 18, 2015 - 14:19
Giarratana Nashville LLC has tapped Chicago-based Archer Western Contractors to serve as general contractor residential skyscraper 505, for which the developer is targeting a mid-November groundbreaking, according to a release. Archer Western is affiliated with Chicago-based construction firm The Walsh Group Ltd. Engineering News-Record ranked the entity No. 13 for the nation’s contractors based on revenues.