NWA Mall owners sue to lower property value millions

Posted: January 28, 2018 at 1:10 a.m.

NWA Democrat-Gazette/ANDY SHUPE Traffic passes Thursday along College Avenue past the Northwest Arkansas Mall in Fayetteville. Owners of the mall have sued the county claiming the property is overvalued and they should pay less in county taxes.

The owners of the Northwest Arkansas Mall have sued Washington County to lower its property value so it pays $250,000 less in taxes.

Fast facts

The Northwest Arkansas Mall opened in 1972 and was renovated in 1996. The 820,645-square-foot building sits on 111 acres at 4201 N. Shiloh Drive in Fayetteville. Dillard’s, one of the anchor tenants, owns 222,422 square feet in two stores.

Source: Washington County Clerk’s Office

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