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...

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The Golden Age Of An Industry: Knuppe Family Celebrates 50th Anniversary In Self-Storage Business

It’s said that necessity is the mother of invention, and in 1969, housing developer H. James “Jim”...

Dealing With The “New Normal” – Enhancing The Lease Termination Rights Of The Operator

At the end of each year, we like to look back and analyze the past year to...

Look Who’s Talking – Chris Sonne, Executive Vice President, Newmark Valuation & Advisory Group

While we have all likely sighed in relief that 2020 is finally behind us, the new year...

Urban Exodus: Should Storage Shift To The Suburbs?

In March 2019, when the initial threat of COVID-19 became evident and mass lockdowns were ordered, almost...

Designs Of The Day: Will The Changing Economy Impact Self-Storage Architecture?

Recent architectural trends in self-storage appear likely to continue in 2021, some industry experts say.

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CubeSmart Recognized as One of America’s Best Employers by Forbes

Company Release - 3/4/2021 MALVERN, Pa., March 04, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- CubeSmart (NYSE: CUBE), the third-largest owner and operator...

Would you like to show your customers exactly how much space they need?

Would you like to show your customers exactly how much space they need? With Calcumate, it couldn’t be simpler.  Our...

How to Make a Good Self Storage Development Great [And Why You Should]

Self-storage has come a long way from its initial concept of industrial locations consisting of metal buildings sprawled out...

Anthony Ardizzone Announces Successful Merger – Launches Legacy Built Investments and Construction

Successful merger of Zzone Construction and The Monolith Investments launches a new company! SCOTTSDALE, ARIZONA, UNITED STATES, February 6, 2021...

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