The Last Word

The Last Word

Why Automation Is The Way Of The Future

When I started Red Dot Storage, the business plan was pretty simple: acquire self-storage facilities and utilize automation and related technology to...

The Last Word: Self-Storage Trends To Watch For In 2018

Over the last 15 years, the self-storage industry evolved from a mom-and-pop investment class to a mainstream institutional asset class. Heading into...

Outselling Your Competition

Do you feel like there’s a self storage property on every corner?  Or, you have had several large publicly traded storage operators...

Protecting Your Investment With Security

You can’t adequately protect your investment unless you have the proper security system in place. An integrated security system goes beyond protecting...

Navigating Change

In many respects, 2016 was another banner year for the self-storage industry. Transaction velocity remained robust as property values continued to reach...

Credit Card Surcharges

Storage operators have long experienced the anguish of the transaction fees charged by credit card companies that come with accepting credit payments....

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Strategy Shift: Structuring Transactions In The COVID Era

2020 has ushered in a dramatically different landscape for not only the self-storage industry but the entire...

Smart Storage: How to Integrate Your Technology for Contactless Rentals

What makes a storage facility smart? Twenty years ago, you might have said naming it AAA Storage...

Marijuana In The Workplace

As of Jan. 1, 2020, there will be 11 states (and the District of Columbia) that have...

Securing Credit Card Information

By J. Ashley Oblinger, Esq.Associate Attorney Over the last few months, we have all...

Meeting The COVID-19 Challenge: Government Agencies Lend Helping Hands To Struggling Businesses

Help is on the way. Businesses large and small, battered by the effects...

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EZstorit.com is pleased to announce our first ever recipient of the “EZstorit.com Self Storage Employee Scholarship”!

EZstorit.com has been offering its “EZstorit.com Get Ahead Scholarship” to college students since 2016 and this year announced the...

The Self-Storage Drafting, Building and Manufacturing Experts at BETCO, Announce the Addition of Craig Anderson to their Growing Sales Team

Anderson joins BETCO’s experienced sales team, serving the Midwest and Western Canada regions. Statesville, NC August 25, 2020 – BETCO INC.,...

The Self Storage Hawaii unConference Announces New Dates for 2021

The Self Storage Hawaii unConference Announces New Dates for 2021 Altamonte Springs, FL, Release: August 25, 2020. For Immediate Release Due...

Janus Awarded Inc. 5000 Ranking for the Seventh Time

The Self-Storage Building and Facility Automation Experts at Janus International Achieves Ranking on Annual Inc. 5000 List of America’s...