• Back From the Big Easy
    I return from a week-long sojourn in New Orleans to find the new ISS website is alive and doing well. Response, so far, has been positive, with users expressing gratitude for the ease in navigation. While I endorse the organization and simplicity of the design, there's ...More
    November 6, 2007 Teri Lanza Posted in Blogs
  • NAREIT Holds Annual Convention, Nov. 14-16
    The National Association of Real Estate Investment Trusts (NAREIT) will hold its annual convention Nov. 14-16, 2007, at the Bellagio hotel in Las Vegas. ...More
    November 6, 2007 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Southen California Self-Storage Facilities Form Relief Alliance for Wildfire Victims
    In an effort to aid workers and affected families of the Southern California wildfires, several local self-storage facilities have formed the SoCal Storage Relief Alliance to give victims a safe place to store their belongings while rebuilding their homes and businesses. ...More
    November 5, 2007 Posted in News, Marketing
  • ISS Vegas Expo Includes Seminar on Preventing Self-Storage Attack
    The Inside Self-Storage Las Vegas Expo, Feb. 5-8, 2008, will include a seminar on the preventive measures storage operators can take to protect their business: “Halting Attacks on Your Facility: Foreign, Domestic and Legal.” ...More
    November 1, 2007 Posted in News
  • Adventures In Storage
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    November 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • News
    To submit news releases, e-mail the ISS News Center at storagenews@vpico.com. IN MEMORIAM: Cheri Roush Cheri Roush passed away on June 22 from complications related to colon cancer. She is survived by her husband and business partner of 34 years, Sigel Roush. Ms. Roush ...More
    November 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • On the Web
    Check out web-exclusive features available at www.insideselfstorage.com, including fantastic freebies! Every month, ISS offers an array of online reader perks. Read more... ...More
    November 1, 2007 Posted in Articles
  • Supplier Spotlight: EFT Network Inc.
    All the advantages of location, a targeted marketing program and good customer service will fail to produce profit if a storage facility cannot securely process funds. EFT Network Inc. (EFTN) was founded in 1998 as a provider of automated clearing house (ACH) and electronic ...More
    November 1, 2007 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Articles
  • Manager's Memo: Change for the Better
    Having visited numerous self-storage facilities around the country over the years, I’ve met managers from all walks of life: schoolteachers, retired executives of public companies, military personnel, accountants, construction workers, engineers, business owners and ...More
    November 1, 2007 Mel Holsinger Posted in Articles
  • Financing Strategies in a Volatile Market
    When it comes to the commercial real estate financing market, 2007 has not been a year for the faint of heart, nor for those uncomfortable with change. Indeed, this year has provided us with some rather dramatic developments related to self-storage interest-rate spreads and ...More
    November 1, 2007 Shawn Hill Posted in Articles