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  • EasiStore Self Storage Wins Loo Award
    EasiStorage Self Storage Tunbridge Wells wins Loo of the Year Award 2008. ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Americans Eye Health Care Reform
    As Americans continue to struggle with the sinking economy, many eyes are on health care reform and President-elect Barack Obama's plans. Sixty-four percent of voters expect the new president to "improve the health care system," according to a USA Today/Gallup survey taken ...More
    December 19, 2008 Posted in News
  • Oil Drops Below $40 a Barrel
    Crude oil dropped 70 cents to $39.36 a barrel in midday trading today. Around the same time, the Organization of Petroleum Exporting Countries (OPEC) announced a production cut of 2.2 million barrels per day. Oil prices have slumped more than $100 since closing at ...More
    December 18, 2008 Posted in News
  • U-Store-It Self-Storage Changes Corporate Headquarters
    U-Store-It Trust has officially moved its headquarters from Cleveland to Wayne, Pa., according to a Tuesday regulatory filing. ...More
    December 17, 2008 Posted in News
  • Boomerang Installs World’s First Fully Automated Self-Storage
    Boomerang Systems Inc., a manufacturer of automated robotic parking garages and self-storage systems, has created and installed the world’s first fully automated self-storage system, in New Kensington, Pa. ...More
    December 17, 2008 Posted in News, Technology
  • Zoning Approved for Beacon Hill Self-Storage
    The Zoning Board of Adjustment in Marlboro, N.J., gave preliminary and final site plan approval for Beacon Hill Self-Storage. The five-building facility will be located at the corner of Tennent and Greenwood roads in the Morganville section of the community. A use ...More
    December 17, 2008 Posted in News
  • Locke Acquisition Represents Sovran in Purchase of Four Facilities
    Angelo Tomasello and Peter Weimer of The Locke Acquisition Group LLC represented Sovran Self Storage Inc. in its acquisition of four self-storage facilities in Miami, Fla., Atlanta and Columbus, Ohio markets. Sovran will operate the properties under the Uncle Bob's Self ...More
    December 16, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Public Storage Appoints Gustavson to Board
    Tamara Hughes Gustavson was appointed to Public Storage Board of Trustees in November 2008. ...More
    December 16, 2008 Posted in News
  • Inflation Plunges by 1.7 Percent in November
    Consumer prices, an inflation barometer, fell last month by 1.7 percent, the largest drop in 61 years. The overall slide in prices reflects a big drop in energy costs in recent months, according to a Labor Department report. The drop puts pressure on the Federal ...More
    December 16, 2008 Posted in News
  • Leeds Company Trials 'Mobile Stock Room'
    The Store Room successfully launches mobile stock room to serve mobile self-storage needs for England retailers. ...More
    December 16, 2008 Posted in News