After the Crash
Developer Jackie Welch looks back on the real estate boom and bust.
September 15, 2010 at 4:58PM
After 40 years in the real estate business, Jackie Welch has something he never had much of before: time on his hands. The developer who sold a dozen school sites to the Shelby County school board, more than 4,000 residential lots, and scores of sites for suburban shopping centers, strip malls, and office buildings from 1990 to 2006 now has two employees.