Month: March 2019

Business News Flash – Nashville, TN

March 28, 2019   Permits issued for $285-million Asurion development in Nashville, TN Sources: Nashville Post, Highwoods Properties     Highwoods Properties is moving ahead with developing a site in Nashville. Authorities issued multiple permits for the developer’s project in the North Gulch area, which will eventually house Asurion headquarters. The collective value of the permits …

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Business News Flash – Baltimore, MD

March 27, 2019   Amazon to expand its distribution hub in Baltimore, MD Source: Melody Simmons, Baltimore Business Journal Source: Ryan Sharrow, Baltimore Business Journal   Amazon is leasing a 248,000-square-foot warehouse space in southeast Baltimore’s Port 95 Industrial Park. The move will expand Amazon’s Baltimore distribution hub. Amazon will share the warehouse complex with Johns …

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Diesel And Lumber Prices – March 27, 2019

Diesel Prices National Average Diesel Price Per Gallon: $3.080 Back in February the International Energy Agency warned that global oil supply was on track to outpace demand. However, analyst Helima Crof of RBC Capital Markets has a positive outlook on the future of oil prices. “The question is, what does Donald Trump do in May? Does he …

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Business News Flash – National News

March 25, 2019   Iron Mountain extends $30 million in financing to MakeSpace Source: Kyle Wiggers, Venture Beat   Self-storage company MakeSpace has secured $30 million in financing from record-storage and logistics firm Iron Mountain. MakeSpace has announced that it will also acquire Stashable, Iron Mountain’s valet consumer storage business. The partnership will provide an …

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