April 2005
Investment Dealers' Digest;4/18/2005, Vol. 71 Issue 15, p62
Trade Publication
The article presents statistical information on global real estate underwriting volume as of 11, 2005 and other developments in the corporate world. Wal-Mart Stores Inc. besieged of late by antigrowth and union forces, among others, said it would give 535 million for wildlife areas over the next 10 years to offset the land it develops for its stores and other facilities. The world's biggest retailer said it would conserve one acre for every acre it currently occupies and use the same formula for every acre it expects to build on for the next 10 years.


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