Company buys Fort Smith’s Whirlpool building, talks new jobs

As reported on 40/29 News: FORT SMITH, Ark. — The company Phoenix Investors has purchased the Whirlpool property in Fort Smith. We will bring quality companies and jobs back into the former Whirlpool complex, Frank P. Crivello, Phoenix Investors Chairman & Founder, said in a statement. “We already have a list of prospects.” The Whirlpool plant employed 4,600 people before it closed. A release sent by Whirlpool says Phoenix Investors will completely renovate the complex to make it suitable for use by “warehousing, industrial or ... Read More

2020-07-02T14:29:06+00:00February 20th, 2017|Projects|

Former Fort Smith Whirlpool Manufacturing Building Sold

As reported in 5 News Online: FORT SMITH (KFSM) — Whirlpool Corporation announced its remaining manufacturing building in Fort Smith has been sold to Phoenix Investors. The building and the surrounding land has been sold to the Milwaukee-based company. This is the real-estate group’s first venture in Arkansas. Phoenix will be restoring the property in an effort to bring business — as well as jobs — back to the former Whirlpool complex, said Frank P. Crivello, Chairman & Founder of Phoenix Investors. “We already have ... Read More

2020-07-02T14:29:18+00:00February 20th, 2017|Projects|

Phoenix Investors closes on four building purchases, plans substantial growth in 2017

As reported in the Milwaukee Business Journal: Phoenix Investors is buying three large Wisconsin industrial buildings and one in Tennessee, expanding its building portfolio in separate end-of-the-year deals. Milwaukee-based Phoenix Investors is likely the most active local buyer of industrial buildings. That is likely to continue in 2017… Read the full story here

2020-04-30T18:22:16+00:00December 29th, 2016|Frank P. Crivello, Projects|
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