Population growth sustains retail and healthcare markets

“When the going gets tough, the tough get going.” The old adage is certainly taken to heart in Jonesboro. Amid the uncertainty of the recent recession, Jonesboro has become a beacon of resiliency and steadfast performance, resulting in much-deserved attention in nearly every aspect of commercial development. In fact, the Jonesboro MSA is one of only 54 U.S. metros that had gains in total employment between pre-recession November 2007 and post-recession November 2011. According to …