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Reaching The Millennial Market

Four Ways To Bring Them To Your Self-Storage FacilityGrey’s Anatomy premiered on ABC in 2005. For 12 seasons this hospital-based television drama...

The Package Predicament

Is Acceptance Problematic? It’s a question as old as self-storage facilities themselves: Should you take responsibility for packages delivered to...

Auditing: Employee Theft

It is important for storage owners and supervisors to understand not only what is being stolen, but what motivates people to embezzle. ...

Elevators Vs. Lifts

Multistory self-storage units continue growing in popularity as facility owners build higher structures to stack additional rentable space on smaller parcels of...

Winds Of Change

How Success Is Impacting The Market At mid-year 2017, the self-storage transaction market remained brisk, with many brokers and buyers...

Publisher's Picks

2021 Facility of the Year Construction Winner: Life Storage at the Promenade, Scottsdale, Arizona

From its earliest planning, the team that brought to fruition Life Storage at The Promenade in Scottsdale,...

2021 New Facility Of The Year Winner: Rockwell Storage, Mill Creek, Utah

Many studies have found that people want to purchase...

A Legacy Lives On: Westport Properties Keeps Community at Its Core with Charity Storage

Many non-profits nationwide lack adequate funding to serve the communities or causes they support. It’s no secret....

Family Ties …The Parhams’ Lasting Legacy

Faith is more than a five-letter word. It’s a commitment, like the one made between husband and...

Blog

Developing a Strategic Self-Storage Pricing Strategy

When you own a self-storage facility, it's easy to become complacent. You're bringing in revenue doing what you're doing,...

12 Seasonal Storage Marketing Ideas for Christmas & the Holidays

“It's the most wonderful time of the year…” Or so the song goes. For those in the self storage industry,...

5 Tips For Levering Technology

Of all the challenging duties assigned to a self-storage manager, collecting rent from delinquent tenants is probably the most...

Feasibility to Operations: Benefits of a Self Storage Consultant

  Congratulations on entering the self storage business! Now that you’ve made the decision to get into this booming industry,...

Developing And Financing of Relocatable Storage

  Today's development and financing of relocatable storage have come a long way. In this article, we get some insight...