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  • Dow Rises 230 Points Thursday Morning
    Wall Street continued its rebound Thursday as the Dow Jones Industrial Average rose 230 points, or 3 percent, in 90 minutes of the first session. The Dow topped 8,000 for the first time since Feb. 9. The S&P 500 (SPX) index gained 26 points, or 3.3 percent. The Nasdaq ...More
    April 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Tax Break Will Appear in Paychecks Soon
    As part of the new Making Work Pay tax credit, employees will begin seeing a slight increase in their paychecks in the next few weeks. The credit, available for 2009 and 2010, was a part of the economic recovery package lawmakers passed in February. How much employees will ...More
    April 1, 2009 Posted in News
  • Avoid the April 1st Computer Virus
    It may be April 1st, but the newest virus making its way to millions of PCs is no joke. The Conficker worm, a nasty computer infection, will ramp up its efforts Wednesday to use computers for cyber crimes. Conficker spreads without human involvement, moving from PC to PC by ...More
    April 1, 2009 Posted in News
  • Grubb & Ellis Facilitates Sale of Firestone Self-Storage
    Grubb & Ellis|BRE Commercial recently facilitated the sale of Firestone Self Storage in South Gate, Calif., for $8.6 million. ...More
    March 31, 2009 Posted in News
  • Stock Market Ends Quarter on a High Note
    After a tumultuous month, Wall Street finished the last day of the quarter on a high note as investors loaded up on technology and financial shares. ...More
    March 31, 2009 Posted in News
  • Exact Self Storage of Washington Sells for $1.2M
    Exact Self Storage in Ocean Shores, Wash., was sold by a private investor for $1.2 million. ...More
    March 31, 2009 Posted in News
  • Possible Salmonella Leads to Pistachio Recall
    Kroger Co. is recalling pistachios sold in 31 states because of potential salmonella contanimation. The nuts came from a large shipment sold to 36 different wholesalers nationwide so more recalls are expected. ...More
    March 31, 2009 Posted in News
  • Indiana Apartment Leader Diversifies With Self-Storage
    After resting on the development side for more than 15 years, Indiana apartment leader Gene B. Glick Co., is once again developing and acquiring apartment communities--and looking to diversify with self-storage facilities too. ...More
    March 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • Mako Steel Revamps Self-Storage Building Website
    Mako Steel Inc., which designs, supplies and installs self-storage buildings nationwide, has revamped its website at www.makosteel.com. ...More
    March 30, 2009 Posted in News
  • Combined Self-Storage/Carwash Facility Opens Under New Management
    A combination self-storage facility and car wash in Dryden, Mich., has opened under new management. Drop 'N Lock Self Storage and A&B Car Wash have undergone major improvements and construction. ...More
    March 30, 2009 Posted in News