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  • President Promises Recovery in First Speech to Congress
    Health care, energy and education were prominent topics in President Obama's first joint session speech with Congress Tuesday. The President outlined his ambitious agenda to a cheering crowd, saying it was time for America to act boldly to not just revive the economy, but " ...More
    February 25, 2009 Posted in News
  • Dates Announced for Inside Self-Storage World Expo, Las Vegas 2010
    The Inside Self-Storage World Expo will return to Las Vegas to produce the self-storage industry’s largest conference and tradeshow in 2010. The event, scheduled to take place Feb. 28-March 3, 2010, at the Paris Las Vegas will include educational seminars, networking ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News
  • D.C. Taylor Co. Provides Series of Roofing Webinars
    D.C. Taylor Co., a nationwide commercial and industrial roofing contractor, will present a series of free “Online RoofTop Seminars,” webinars created to provide facility managers, plant engineers and building owners with roofing information and expertise. ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News, Construction
  • Investment Real Estate Brokers $8.1M Sale in Virginia
    John Barry of Investment Real Estate brokered the sale of Storage America of Fairfax, Va., to StorageMart for $8.1 million. The 60,984-square-foot facility was 90 percent occupied at time of the sale. ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Fort Wayne, IN, to Get Several Self-Storage Complexes
    A 2.3-mile stretch of Stellhorn Road in Northeast Fort Wayne, Ind., may soon contain four self-storage complexes. ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News
  • W.P. Carey Forms Self-Storage Joint Venture With Harbert Management
    Investment-management company W.P. Carey & Co. LLC and its affiliate, Carey Storage, together with investment-management firm Harbert Management Corp., are contributing a total of $50 million into a new self-storage joint venture. ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News
  • Obama Unveils $75B Foreclosure Prevention Plan
    Homeowners facing foreclosure will have help next month. Last week, President Obama unveiled details of a $75 billion foreclosure prevention plan designed to help seven to nine million “responsible” homeowners remain in their homes with affordable mortgage payments. The ...More
    February 24, 2009 Posted in News
  • Electric Back Door for Moving Trucks
    On the Move Inc., a provider of truck-rental programs and related insurance for self-storage and other industries, and its business partner, Unicell, released a new feature for its trucks: an electric back door. ...More
    February 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • On the Move Trucks Commemorates 15 Years in Business
    On The Move Inc. (OTM), a provider of truck-rental programs and related insurance for self-storage and other industries, recently celebrated its 15th anniversary. ...More
    February 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • Eucalyptus at Beaumont Celebrates Grand Opening
    Carlsbad, Calif.-based Mako Steel, a nationwide designer, supplier and installer of self-storage buildings, announced the completion and grand opening of Eucalyptus at Beaumont, a storage-condominium facility in Beaumont, Calif. ...More
    February 23, 2009 Posted in News