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 email@example.com or by phone at 505-1215. Send us your news at www.thecabin.net/submit)