Financing

Financing

Pumping The Brakes

Lenders Cautious On Financing New Storage Development During the past two years, self-storage has enjoyed the attention of investors and developers...

It’s Raining Claims!

Obtaining Adequate Roof Insurance The recent cycle of extreme weather has created havoc for residents, businesses, and insurance companies...

Time Is Money!

Understanding The Changes To Overtime Regulations President Obama and Secretary Perez announced on May 18, 2016, the Department of...

Slash The Tax!

Managing Your Largest Expense For the majority of self-storage facilities, property taxes are the first or second largest expense—despite the fact...

Industry Expectations

Interest Rate Projections From The Pros According to the 2016 Self-Storage Almanac, outstanding commercial mortgage debt increased from $2.56...

Americans With Disabilities Act:

Tax Incentives For Self-Storage Operators Self-storage operators are subject to all the ADA building access regulations applicable to structures....

Publisher's Picks

Varied Valuations: Is It Time To Appeal Your Property Tax Assessment?

Higher property tax bills can deliver a body block to self-storage facility owners’ budgets and business models,...

Hindered Performance: The Continuing Impact Of Elevated Development

Self-storage has been a booming asset class within the commercial real estate industry in recent years. Driven...

Winning With Websites: Six Steps To Maximum Your ROI

Automated technology is supposed to make our lives less complicated and it has in many ways. It...

Pandemic Lien Sale Restrictions: Going Forward After Commercial Eviction Bans

The self-storage industry has not gone through the COVID-19 crisis unscathed, especially in regions where moratoriums on...

Raising Rents on Existing Customers: ...

Editor’s Note: This story was written prior to the corona pandemic challenges. Raising rents....

Blog

CallPotential and Self Storage Manager Announce New Integration that Unlocks Powerful Technology with Property Management and Communication Software Integration

Self-Storage operators will benefit from the seamless integration of a leading provider of management software and a best-in-class communication...

Fourth Smart Storage Facility by Green Storage Opens in Sweden in under 14 Months

After building their first self-storage facility in April 2019, and being the first to bring a smarter, more convenient...

StorageMart Welcomes New Partners

Largest privately held company in self-storage industry welcomes GIC, Cascade Investment, and others as co-owners StorageMart, the largest privately owned...

Absolute Storage Management, Inc. Excited to Announce Promotion of Michelle Dean to Vice President of Operations

MEMPHIS, TN - Absolute Storage Management, Inc. (ASM) is excited to announce the promotion of Michelle Dean to Vice...

Storage Structures welcomes Kurt Conlon

Villa Rica, GA, October 5, 2020 -- Storage Structures, Inc., a national metal building subcontractor and the leader of...