Thank you for your feedback!
This control is not in our plans for the coming release, but if there is enough demand we will consider it.
In your case I can suggest using a simple UserControl as a StatusBar, placed in a RadDockPanel with Docking="Bottom".
All the best,
the Telerik team
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