• The Value of Limiting Value
    A news release that ran in today's Santa Clarita Valley (Calif.) Signal is a case in point for the argument supporting value limitation in self-storage. It's also timely for our readers, since next week's free Legal Learning webinar addresses this very topic: "Limitation on ...More
    February 5, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Judge Bars TV Broadcast About Files Sold in Storage Auction
    WKMG-TV of Florida has been told it cannot air news broadcasts regarding 80 boxes of documents belonging to political consultant Doug Guetzloe that were recently sold at a self-storage auction. ...More
    February 5, 2007 Posted in News
  • AGC Economist Reports Jump in Commercial Construction Jobs and Pay
    Nonresidential construction jobs jumped in January, and general construction wages rose over the past year, reported a chief economist for the Associated General Contractors of America. ...More
    February 2, 2007 Posted in News
  • ISS Vegas Expo Announces Winners of Switzer Football Giveaway
    Hosts of the Inside Self-Storage Las Vegas Expo, Feb. 20-23, Mandalay Bay Resort & Casino, announced the winners of its Barry Switzer football giveaway. Switzer is the show's keynote speaker. ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in News
  • Inside Self-Storage Announces Recipients of 2007 Scholarship Program
    Inside Self-Storage (ISS), the provider of a monthly magazine and bi-annual tradeshows for the self-storage industry, has announced the five winners of its 2007 Scholarship Program. ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in News
  • MARKETING LIMELIGHT
    Yellow Pages representatives employed directly by the publisher will try selling you as many ad products as possible, including coupon space. It’s likely your rep will try to sell you on the value of coupons, but be wary. Little or no data exists to prove how well coupons ...More
    February 1, 2007 Sue Weinman Posted in Articles
  • ISS PUZZLER
    CONTEST: Enter your correct answers by Feb. 28, 2007, and you’ll be entered to win a deluxe “I Love the ISS Vegas Expo” poker set. Simply copy and fax your solved puzzle to 602.567.6857; or mail to Debbie Pirkey, Virgo Publishing, P.O. Box 40079, Phoenix, AZ, 85067-0079; or ...More
    February 1, 2007 Myles Mellor Posted in Articles
  • Inside the Investor’s Mind
    What determines the value of a self-storage facility? The answer is income—current and future. It’s what drives the value of all investments, including commercial real estate. People seek investment vehicles they believe will provide a risk-weighted return superior to ...More
    February 1, 2007 Dale Eisenman Posted in Articles
  • LETTER FROM THE EDITOR
    So, are you going to the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Las Vegas this month? Committing to industry education can seem like a luxury, I know. But you will return with a suitcase full of energy and ideas. Only you can decide if your business and career are worth the ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • NEWS
    Please submit your news releases to storagenews@vpico.com . Audit Gives Thumbs Up to Centershift’s Controls Centershift, a provider of web-based management software for the self-storage industry, successfully completed a Statement on Auditing Standards No. 70 (SAS 70), ...More
    February 1, 2007 Posted in Articles, Finance