Legal Issues

Legal Issues

Compliance With The ADA

When Are Repairs To A Facility Not "Readily Achievable"? Self-storage facilities are "public accommodations" under the Americans with Disabilities...

Legislative Victories

Enhancing Self-Storage Operations Around the Country 2017 saw some positive changes relating to self-storage operations around the...

What’s A Waiver Of Subrogation?

A "Waiver of Subrogation" is a common provision found in most self-storage rental agreements. It involves the subrogation rights of an insurance company as...

Data Breach

State Laws Govern  As it currently stands, there is no specific federal law addressing a business's obligations when it...

Workplace Drug Abuse

Reducing the Risk of Impaired Workers Workplace drug abuse can threaten your bottom line in many ways: higher absenteeism, lower...

Lawsuit Tsunami

Thousands Of ADA Compliance Claims Flood Phoenix California and some other states have dealt with multiple lawsuit filings related...

2016: An Off-Year

The Slow Moving Legislative Agenda Although the phrase “legislative activity” could be considered an oxymoron, 2016 was by most...

Publisher's Picks

Hindered Performance: The Continuing Impact Of Elevated Development

Self-storage has been a booming asset class within the commercial real estate...

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

In 2019, the National Centers for Environmental Information recorded 14 weather and...

The Perfect Storm: It’s A Hard Insurance Climate For Business Owners

Natural disasters and other factors are beginning to take their toll on...

Make Room For Awesome!

StorQuest’s Philosophy For Business And Life Over two and...

The Problems With Deferred Maintenance

Regular maintenance on leased real estate is a topic that affects all property...

Blog

Are Smart Storage Units Right for Retrofits?

Self-storage facilities - and the neighborhoods they call home - have come a long way in the past 30...

CURIOUS ABOUT THE CLOUD?

PTI Is Here To Help! You've heard all the buzz around — but may be wondering what it could mean...

BETCO, Beavers & Virginia Properties: Dam Good Self-Storage

About the facility: In the heart of a military town in Stafford, Virginia, this Extra Space Storage Facility is owned...

Self-Storage Property Investment Team Introduces New Name

Marcus & Millichap Industry-Leading Self-Storage Property Investment Team Introduces New Name    Charles "Chico" LeClaire           ...

BOARDWALK DEVELOPMENT GROUP ANNOUNCES THE LAUNCH OF BOARDWALK STORAGE FUND III

Atlanta, Georgia – July 27, 2020: Boardwalk Development Group (BDG) has launched its third investment fund, Boardwalk Storage Fund...