• Marcus & Millichap Releases 2007 Self-Storage Research Report
    Marcus & Millichap, a nationwide provider of real estate investment brokerage services, released its National Self-Storage Research Report for the first half of 2007. ...More
    May 8, 2007 Posted in News
  • What I learned in today's Legal Learning ...
    During today's Legal Learning Webinar, I discovered a few new things about self-storage bailments, which was enlightening, and a few old things about human nature, which was disappointing. I'll explain. But first, by way of disclaimer, let me share this quote by one of my ...More
    May 8, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • ISS Reno Expo Adds Self-Storage Marketing Seminar
    Brad North will present a seminar titled “The Science of Self-Storage Marketing” on July 25, 2007, at the Inside Self-Storage Summer Expo in Reno-Tahoe, Nev. ...More
    May 4, 2007 Posted in News
  • Sweet Summer Marketing
    Marketing ideas for self-storage facilities are a frequent topic in this "conversation," in part because it's such a large component of what I do for Inside Self-Storage these days, but also because storage operators are having to be more savvy and creative in this area. So ...More
    May 3, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Self-Storage Goes Portable: Using Containers to Enhance Your Business
    In today's competitive self-storage market, getting new customers sometimes means going to new customers. From materials, equipment, and regulatory concerns to making and maintaining a strong market advantage, this webinar covers the latest trends and insights in portable ...More
    May 3, 2007 Posted in Webinars
  • SMARTBOX Sponsors NASCAR's Hanniford in Richmond
    Portable-storage provider SMARTBOX will sponsor Dange Hanniford’s No. 56 car in Friday's NASCAR Busch Series Circuit City 250 at Richmond International Raceway. ...More
    May 2, 2007 Posted in News
  • Computerizing Your Facility
    One of the most important business decisions you can make in self-storage ownership is which software to buy; but it can be overwhelming to choose from the many different options. Learn what you need to effectively evaluate programs. When shopping, it’s important to ...More
    May 1, 2007 Tom Litton Posted in Articles, Technology
  • News
    Please submit your news releases to storagenews@vpico.com. ISS Donates $10,000 to Charities via State Associations Five state self-storage associations won money to donate to community charities during the Inside Self-Storage Las Vegas Expo at Mandalay Bay Resort & ...More
    May 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • ISS Puzzler
    ISS April Puzzler: Solution! ...More
    May 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • The 5 Ps of Self-Service Kiosks
    Nowadays, self-service kiosks and self-checkout is everywhere. Know it or not, a similar self-service phenomenon is occurring in the self-storage industry. Did you know: 95 percent of gas stations now have pay-at-the-pump payment terminals? More than 65 percent of U.S. ...More
    May 1, 2007 Curtis Sojka Posted in Articles, Technology