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Ex-funeral director charged in case involving human remains found in storage units

Ex-funeral director charged in case involving human remains found in storage units

October 9, 2014, No Comments
Disgusted by a former Boston funeral home director charged with stuffing 12 bodies into a self-storage unit and ripping off potentially dozens of [Read on]

Marketing »

John Dunlap: How to use PR to separate your facility from the competition

John Dunlap: How to use PR to separate your facility from the competition

October 6, 2014, No Comments
Think globally, act locally. John Dunlap developed this eight-syllable recipe for public relations success in the self-storage industry while [Read on]

Financial »

To understand the value of a self-storage facility, you’ve got to know NOI

To understand the value of a self-storage facility, you’ve got to know NOI

July 21, 2014, No Comments
If you’re looking into buying, selling or refinancing a self-storage facility, one of the most important things you need to do know is the [Read on]

Technology »

Why video surveillance is important in self-storage

Why video surveillance is important in self-storage

October 20, 2014, No Comments
The importance of video surveillance in self-storage can’t be underestimated. Think about it: You’re operating a facility, potentially several [Read on]

Mom-and-Pops »

Should you hire a self-storage broker when you’re ready to sell?

Should you hire a self-storage broker when you’re ready to sell?

September 24, 2014, 1 Comment
When Arvid Albanese decided to sell his eight-facility Best Florida Storage portfolio in South Florida, the first thing he did was call a [Read on]

REITs »

Public Storage vs. Extra Space showdown: Which one wins in customer loyalty?

Public Storage vs. Extra Space showdown: Which one wins in customer loyalty?

August 12, 2014, No Comments
From a size standpoint, Public Storage is the No. 1 self-storage operator in the U.S., and Extra Space Storage is No. [Read on]