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Date: March 22, 2011

MiniCo Webinar to Address the Impact of Interest Rates on Self Storage Investing

PHOENIX, ARIZ. – Interest rates are at an all-time low that may not continue much longer. Understanding the timing and potential magnitude of interest rate movements is crucial. Investors, buyers and owners must simultaneously protect against inflation and interest rate risk. On April 13, 2011, commercial real estate investment expert Peter Ingersoll will host the free webinar Rent Growth Races Against Time Before Interest Rates Risefor potential investors and business owners. Topics will include the following:

  • Highlights of QE2 and why it’s important to monitor this program
  • Markets always revert to the mean – what is the average rate for the 10-year treasury?
  • How the U.S. treasury market affects commercial property values
  • The importance of pricing power to make inflation your friend
  • Why insurance companies are your new best friend

Mr. Ingersoll is the CEO of Safe Harbour Equity, Inc., the sponsor of the webinar. He is also Vice Chair of the California Self Storage Association and the author of Real Estate Tsunami Survivor’s Guide. The webinar will be moderated by MiniCo’s Poppy Behrens. For more information or to register, visit Online registration is required for this free live event.

MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, publishes the Mini-Storage Messenger, the leading monthly trade magazine covering the global self-storage industry. Other publications include Self-Storage Now!Mobile Self-Storage MagazineRV & Boat Storage TodaySelf-Storage Canada, the Self-Storage Almanac, the Self-Storage Construction & Renovation Handbook, and the Self‑Storage Buyer’s Guide.

Since 1974, Phoenix-based MiniCo Insurance Agency, LLC, has been a self-storage leader providing superior specialty insurance programs, informative publications and valuable products and services created expressly for the self‑storage industry.

For More Information:
Safe Harbour Equity, Inc. –
Real Estate Tsunami Survivor’s