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  • Wall Street Continues Rally Tuesday
    Early trading on Tuesday briefly pushed the Dow Jones Industrial Average into the black for 2009. Wall Street enjoyed huge gains Monday after a series of upbeat economic data reports were released, including a jump in home sales. ...More
    June 2, 2009 Posted in News
  • Grubb & Ellis Hires Director, VP of Self Storage Group
    Real estate investment and services firm Grubb & Ellis Co. hired Steve Mellon as vice president and director of its Self Storage Group. ...More
    June 1, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Forecasting the Self-Storage Investment in Canada
    The self-storage industry in Canada is somewhat insulated from financial woes as an integral service to companies or people who are downsizing or experiencing some type of transition. So the demand for self-storage is likely to increase even through a tough economic period. ...More
    May 18, 2009 Richard Leach Posted in Articles, Finance
  • Forecasting the Self-Storage Investment in Canada
    The self-storage industry in Canada is somewhat insulated from financial woes as an integral service to companies or people who are downsizing or experiencing some type of transition. So the demand for self-storage is likely to increase even through a tough economic period. ...More
    May 18, 2009 Richard Leach Posted in Articles, Finance
  • Is Your Self-Storage Loan Overleveraged?
    The fact is banks are lending and deals are getting done in today’s market environment. Lenders are much more selective, there are fewer of them, and there is far less availability of non-recourse capital. However, you can find a good loan if you know where to look and have ...More
    May 4, 2009 Shawn Hill Posted in Articles, Finance, Real Estate
  • BTE Investment and William Warren Group to Build Self-Storage in Thousand Oaks
    BTE Investment Group, in a joint venture with The William Warren Group, received $6.3-million in construction financing for a new self-storage facility in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ...More
    April 27, 2009 Posted in News, Construction, Finance
  • Citigroup Delivers First-Quarter Profit
    Citigroup delivered its first profit Friday in more than a year. The company reported net income of $1.6 billion during the first quarter, reversing a loss of $5.1 billion a year ago. ...More
    April 17, 2009 Posted in News
  • Dow Soars After Banking Plan Announced
    The Dow Jones jumped nearly 500 points Monday after the Feds announced a plan to help banks remove bad assets from their books. Major stock indicators surged more than 6 percent, including the Dow. Monday's 497-point Dow advance marked the fifth-biggest point gain in the ...More
    March 23, 2009 Posted in News
  • Stock Market Starts Strong But Falters
    After a four-day streak, stocks started off strong on Monday only to falter as the day progressed. The Dow Jones industrial average lost 7 points, or 0.1 percent. The S&P 500 index slipped 2 points, or 0.4 percent. The Nasdaq composite tumbled 27 points, or 1.9 percent. ...More
    March 16, 2009 Posted in News
  • Dow Hits Lowest Point in 12 Years
    The Dow Jones hit its lowest in 12 years after insurance company American International Group's (AIG) huge quarterly loss added to worries about the U.S. financial sector. ...More
    March 2, 2009 Posted in News