The Edge at Donaghey
530 S. Donaghey Ave.
Number of employees:
What type of business is it?
Student housing apartment community
What specifically does your business do?
Rent apartments by the bedroom
Owner or Manager Name:
Why did you decide to open this business/location?
Because of the proximity to UCA
What is the best part about owning/operating this business?
Seeing the students smile when they come look at the units for the first time. Their first response is usually WOW!
What has been the biggest surprise that has happened since opening this business?
That we are filling up so quickly
What is the best piece of advice you received before going into this business?
Make sure you choose the best location.
What is the most important piece of advice you would give to someone starting out in business?
Get advice from someone who is respected and owns the type of business you want to start.
What makes your business unique to Conway and Faulkner County?
The modern style of the units, and all the amenities (high speed fiber optic internet, cable including HBO, granite countertops, stainless steel appliances, 43” TV in common area, fully furnished units, clubhouse with pool, fitness center, study center with apple computers, tanning bed, pool table, ping pong table, darts and TVs everywhere in the clubhouse. We also rent by the bed not the unit. So each student is responsible just for themselves.