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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Fair Assessments: How To Appeal Property Taxes

Studies have shown that property taxes are the most hated taxes in America. Why? There might be...

Look Who’s Talking – Jeffrey S. Dallenbach, AIA, Founder and Managing Partner, ARCHCON Architecture and DALLENBACH-COLE ARCHITECTURE

Although there is still plenty of capital and investors for new self-storage development, as well as demand...

Firearms In The Workplace: Creating The Right Company Policy

By Scott I. Zucker, Esq. The question of whether an employer can restrict their...

Improving Collection Rates: Valuable Tips From Industry Experts

Self-storage facility operators have a long to-do list to keep up with, including facility maintenance and upgrades,...

Safeguard Your Site: Planning And Preparing For Disasters

Editor’s Note: This story was written prior to the coronavirus pandemic challenges. The sidebar in blue at...

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NexPoint Completes Acquisition of Jernigan Capital, Outlines Growth Plan for NexPoint Storage Platform

DALLAS, Nov. 10, 2020 /PRNewswire/ -- NexPoint Advisors, L.P. (together with its affiliates "NexPoint") announced today the completion of...

With Noke Smart Locks at the Center of Their Growth Strategy, Green Storage Opens Their Fourth Facility in Sweden in Less Than 14 Months

With Noke Smart Locks at the Center of Their Growth Strategy, Green Storage Opens Their Fourth Facility in Sweden in...

The critical importance of finding a tech-savvy third-party management company

  From self-driving cars to “smart” toasters to phones that can be folded, consumer behavior continues trending toward a greater...

Jernigan Capital, Inc. Shareholders Approve Acquisition by Nexpoint

10/26/2020 NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Jernigan Capital, Inc. (NYSE: JCAP) (“Jernigan” or the “Company”) announced that its shareholders approved the acquisition...