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  • News of Bank Profit Boost Stocks
    News of first-quarter profit from several banks and industrial companies boosted the stock market Thursday with the Dow Jones Industrial Average closing above 8,100. According to preliminary calculations, the Dow rose 95.81, or 1.19 percent, to 8,125.43. ...More
    April 16, 2009 Posted in News
  • Door To Door Storage Offers Summer Storage Package for College Students
    Door To Door Storage Inc. launched its Summer Storage Package, a special offer available to students at more than 119 colleges and universities nationwide. ...More
    April 16, 2009 Posted in News
  • JPMorgan Earns $2B Profit in First Quarter
    JPMorgan Chase showed a profit in the first quarter of 2009. The finance giant said Thursday it earned $2.14 billion, mostly due to a boost in trading activity and deposits. The profit was 10 percent lower than last year, but better than expected. JPMorgan has not posted a ...More
    April 16, 2009 Posted in News
  • Automated Self-Storage Facility Opens in Coconut Creek, FL
    Automated Self Storage Systems LLC will unveil the first fully automated self-storage facility in Coconut Creek, Fla., on April 23. The 145,654-square-foot facility uses Westfalia Technologies' Automated Storage and Retrieval System. ...More
    April 16, 2009 Posted in News, Technology
  • Home Loan Modification Plan in Motion
    The new loan modification program from the Obama Administration kicks off as thousands of homeowners continue to face foreclosure every day. ...More
    April 16, 2009 Posted in News
  • Lok'n Store Receives Hint of Ownership Interest
    The board of directors of Lok'n Store Group plc, a U.K.-based self-storage operator, today announced that it has received an early-stage expression of interest from a third party that may or may not lead to an offer being made for the company. ...More
    April 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • Westport Properties Gets New Self-Storage Contracts
    Westport Properties of Newport Beach, Calif., has been awarded third-party management contracts for three self-storage facilities. ...More
    April 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • Builder Confidence Up in April
    Builder confidence in the market for newly built, single-family homes rose five points in April, the highest level since October 2008, according to the latest National Association of Home Builders/Wells Fargo Housing Market Index (HMI), released today. ...More
    April 15, 2009 Posted in News
  • New Website Launched for Self-Storage Bands, Musicians
    The trend of musicians and bands renting self-storage units as rehearsal and storage space is growing, and in response, StorageMart Self Storage has created a new website. ...More
    April 15, 2009 Posted in News, Technology
  • Americans Protest Taxes With 'Tea Parties'
    Income tax protestors are holding TEA (Taxed Enough Already) parties. Hundreds of rallies against government spending were scheduled across the nation. The rallies come 235 years after the original Boston Tea Party tax revolt. Organizers say they’re upset over government ...More
    April 15, 2009 Posted in News