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Management company discounts rental property for displaced

Posted: April 29, 2014 - 11:43am
JOE LAMB — STAFF PHOTO
Homeowners and volunteers search through a home off Nylor Road in Vilonia that was destroyed by Sunday night's tornado.

Advantage Property Management of Conway, formerly Legacy Residentials, is making an effort to help people who have been displaced by the tornados that destroyed hundreds of homes Sunday night.

Each of the company’s properties are owned by different property owners, so the help will be determined on a property by property basis, said Cheyenne Merritt, with Advantage Property Management marketing.

Some owners are willing to lower rent, drop the security deposit or furnish the residence, Merritt said.

“It depends on the property owner on what we can do, but we’re willing to do whatever we can to help,” she said.

The company manages property in Conway, Vilonia, Greenbrier and Fairfield Bay. Merritt said the properties in Vilonia have already been filled, but there are still many properties available in surrounding communities.

Advantage Property Management is located at 945 Carson Cove, Suite 105 in Conway. They can be found online at www.apmarkansas.net or reached by phone at 501-513-8999.

For those who need an immediate place of refuge, shelters have been established in the County:

Antioch Baptist Church: 150 Amity Road in Conway

Arkansas District Pentecostal Church of God: Vilonia

Beryl Baptist Church: 873 U.S. 64 in Vilonia

Mayflower Middle School: 17 Leslie St.

Mayflower High School Gym: 10 Leslie King Drive

Oak Bowery Baptist Church: 889 Otto Road in Conway

Point of Grace: 767 U.S. 64 B in Conway-Vilonia area

St. Joseph’s Catholic Church: 1115 College Ave. in Conway

In Pulaski County, the Ferncliff Camp and Conference Center, at 1720 Ferncliff Rd., is also open as a shelter.

(Staff writer Michelle Corbet can be reached by email at michelle.corbet@thecabin.net or by phone at 505-1215. Send us your news at www.thecabin.net/submit)

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