• Fine Piece of Art
    It's almost that time of year when we'll start piecing together our media kit and editorial calendar for 2008. It sounds crazy, I know, but that is the pace of things in the publishing world—we're always living around some future date (very un-Zen). On one hand, it's ...More
    June 25, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Self-Storage Industry Gets Access to 'Green' Truck Grant Program
    Divine Development LP, in alliance with the Agape Foundation and Mobile Master Trucks, has developed the first "green" business grant available to the self-storage industry. ...More
    June 22, 2007 Posted in News
  • How would you rent a storage unit?
    [A guest blog spot by USstoragesearch.com Executive Vice President Megan Eckert] Here’s a question for all the self-storage owners and managers out there (and please pretend you're not in the industry for a moment): How would you go about renting storage? What method(s) ...More
    June 21, 2007 Posted in Blog
  • Inside Self-Storage Welcomes Expo Education and Marketing Manager
    Inside Self-Storage (ISS), a producer of publications, tradeshows and education programs for the self-storage industry, welcomes Allison Bandura to the team as its new expo education and marketing manager. ...More
    June 21, 2007 Posted in News
  • Record Profit! Adding Records Storage to a Self-Storage Business
    Looking to add records storage to your existing self-storage business, differentiate your facility from competition, and generate more revenue? Before adding this profitable ancillary service, make sure you understand the commercial records-storage industry. ...More
    June 21, 2007 Posted in Webinars
  • MiniCo Draws First Winner of TenantOne Direct Texas Giveaway
    On May 31, MiniCo Inc. identified the first winner of its TenantOne Direct Texas Giveaway, a contest for Texas self-storage owners enrolled in the company's tenant-insurance program. ...More
    June 20, 2007 Posted in News
  • Mele Storage Group Warns of Setback in CMBS Market
    Marcus & Millichap's Mele Storage Group is warning investors that the commercial mortgage-backed securities (CMBS) market is experiencing a minor setback. ...More
    June 19, 2007 Posted in News, Finance
  • Wow, Did You See That!?
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Associate Editor Elaine Foxwell.] Currently, I'm writing an article on a new facility that looks like an elegant hotel complete with a graceful adobe archway over the drive, a bell tower and fountains. This is not the first time I have seen ...More
    June 18, 2007 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Blog
  • Tech-Fast Opens SoCal Office
    Tech-Fast Metal Systems Inc., which specializes in construction design, materials supply and labor services for the self-storage industry, has opened a new satellite office in Southern California. ...More
    June 15, 2007 Posted in News
  • On Ogling, Googling and Chickens
    [A guest blog spot by ISS Managing Editor Drew Whitney.] There was a time when competitors looking to see what “the other guy” was doing would check the ad in the phone book and then give the site a call and pretend, best they could, that they were prospective tenants ...More
    June 14, 2007 Drew Whitney Posted in Blog