Insurance & Risk Management

Insurance & Risk Management

Insure For Disaster: Protecting Your Investment Against Extreme Weather And Natural Disasters

In 2019, the National Centers for Environmental Information recorded 14 weather and climate disaster events across the...

The Importance of a Good Business Owner’s Policy

Recovering from a financial loss arising from a lawsuit or property damage can make it difficult for business owners to find the...

Insurance Update

Coming To Terms With Aging Storage Facilities As the self-storage industry matures, the 50,000-plus facilities that house customers’ contents...

It’s Raining Claims!

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

Insuring Profits

Tenant Insurance Flows New Revenue Stream To Bottom Line As self-storage occupancy reaches all-time highs nationwide, operators are eagerly...

Publisher's Picks

The New MSM Buyer’s Guide: Loaded With New Features And Benefits

The new Mini-Co Buyer’s Guide is online and ready for use. The site includes new features as...

Mastering Online Meetings: Industry Embraces A New Reality

The pandemic brought changes to the way most companies do business, and the self-storage industry is no...

Look Who’s Talking: Ann Parham, CEO and President of Joshua Management

In March, no one could have predicted that COVID-19 would be an ongoing issue and topic of...

2020 Facility Of The Year Overall Facility Winner: Brickhouse Self Storage

When the owners of Brickhouse Self Storage began envisioning their dream, they didn’t have a cookie-cutter facility...

2020 Facility Of The Year New Facility Winner: SmarterSpace Storage Archer Road

As a new developer, Erik Henson, owner of SmarterSpace Storage Archer Road, took a wise approach and...

Blog

Bliss Edwards promoted to Executive Vice President as SmartStop Self Storage continues to expand its Canadian presence

LADERA RANCH, Calif., Jan. 4, 2021 /PRNewswire/ -- SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. ("SmartStop" or the "Company") today announced that Bliss Edwards will be...

Storage Exchange Launches Real Estate Brokerage Platform for Self-Storage

Storage Exchange has launched an interactive website for buyers, sellers and brokers of self-storage real estate. The platform leverages...

Marcus & Millichap Hires Self Storage VP in Philadelphia

With 16 years of experience in the self storage sector, Kevin Bledsoe has taken part in the sale of...

Self-Storage Supplier Janus to List on NYSE Via Merger With Juniper Industrial Holdings

Janus International, a global manufacturer and supplier of building components and security technology for the self-storage industry, will go...

Self-Storage Real Estate Firm Marcus & Millichap Acquires LMI Capital

Marcus & Millichap (M&M), a commercial real estate investment services firm with offices in Canada and the United States,...