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  • GDP Drops 5.7% in First Quarter
    A new report shows the gross domestic product (GDP) dropped at a 5.7 percent annual rate during the first quarter. The GDP measures total goods and services output within U.S. borders. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Door to Door Storage Donates to City Year Boston Serve-a-thon
    Door to Door Storage Inc., a national provider of portable-storage containers and moving services, has donated the free use and transportation of storage containers to City Year Boston for its May 30th Serve-a-thon. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Extra Space Storage CEO to Present at REITWeek 2009
    Spencer F. Kirk, chairman and CEO of Extra Space Storage Inc., will present an overview of the company followed by a question-and-answer period at REITWeek 2009: the National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) Investor Forum. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Morningstar Mini-Storage Opens Third Charlotte Facility
    Morningstar Properties LLC, in its joint venture with Harrison Street Real Estate Capital LLC, opened its third Morningstar Mini-Storage facility in Charlotte, N.C., this month. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • National Self-Storage Network Created by U-Store-It
    U-Store-It Trust, a self-storage real estate investment trust, has established a national network of self-storage facilities that spans all 50 states. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • All One Storage Acquires Waukesha Self-Storage for $1.8M
    All One Storage LLC acquired a self-storage facility in Waukesha, Wis., from Waukesha Self-Storage LLC for $1.82 million. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Self-Storage Manager Pursues Burglars in High-Speed Chase
    On Wednesday, the owner of A&J’s Self Storage in Greenwood, S.C., pursued burglars of his facility through two counties in a high-speed car chase. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Obama: Digital Security Top Priority
    President Barack Obama is creating a "cyber czar" to oversee an enhanced security system for the nation's computer networks. On Friday, Obama is expected to lay out broad goals for dealing with cyber threats. ...More
    May 29, 2009 Posted in News
  • Dow Posts Gains Despite Mixed Economic News
    Mixed economic news Thursday led to ups and downs on Wall Street, with the stock market gaining steam late in the date. The Dow Jones Industrial Average jumped 114 points, as higher oil prices lifted shares of energy producers amid mixed economic data. The S&P 500 rose ...More
    May 28, 2009 Posted in News
  • GM Reaches Agreement With Bondholders
    After rejection of an earlier proposal, General Motors (GM) reached an agreement Thursday with its bondholders. Twenty percent of the company's bondholders will swap shares in a newly formed automaker once the company emerges from bankruptcy, the company said in a filing ...More
    May 28, 2009 Posted in News