• B of A Downgrades U-Store-It Stock
    Stock for Cleveland-Ohio-based U-Store-It Trust declined this week after being downgraded from “buy” to “neutral” by Bank of America. ...More
    August 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • Extra Space CEO Buys Up Shares
    An article published in Barron’s notes that Extra Space Storage CEO Kenneth Woolley has been buying up shares of the company’s stock over the past three weeks—$5.6 million worth. ...More
    August 25, 2006 Posted in News
  • U-Haul Offers Free Storage to Yellowstone Evacuees
    The U-Haul Co. of Idaho is offering 30 days of free storage to families in Yellowstone City and surrounding areas who need to evacuate due to the growing fire. ...More
    August 24, 2006 Posted in News
  • MiniCo Solicits Submissions from Florida Insurance Agents
    Phoenix-based MiniCo Inc. is actively soliciting submissions from insurance agents who represent self-storage properties in Florida. ...More
    August 24, 2006 Posted in News
  • Storage Under Fire
    It's nothing new, yet it's still frustrating to see: A Public Storage facility in Renton, Wash., is under fire by the KOMO 4 News "Buyer Beware" team because of a string of robberies that occurred on premises. According to the report, "The problem is that identity thieves ...More
    August 23, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Killeen Police Make Arrests in Texas Storage Burglary
    Killeen, Texas, police have arrested two people they believe to be associated with the burglary of 21 storage units at Bell Mini Storage. ...More
    August 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Storage Owner/Contractor Wins W.N. Eaton Award
    State Rep. Don Tripp of Socorro, N.M., who owns and constructs self-storage facilities in addition to a host of other ventures, will be the recipient of this year’s W.N. Eaton Award. ...More
    August 23, 2006 Posted in News
  • Public Storage Completes Shurgard Acquisition
    Public Storage Inc. today announced the completion of its acquisition of Shurgard Storage Centers Inc. in a transaction worth approximately $5.5 billion. ...More
    August 22, 2006 Posted in News
  • Alpharetta Storage Races Ahead With NASCAR Sponsorship
    Alpharetta (Ga.) Self Storage will sponsor the No. 15 truck during the upcoming NASCAR Craftsman Truck Series races held at Indianapolis and Bristol Motor Speedways. ...More
    August 21, 2006 Posted in News
  • Phoenix Gets New Portable Storage Option
    A new portable-storage provider will enter the Phoenix market next month: 1-800-PACK-RAT, which will be able to service as many as 500,000 customers out of its 40,000-square-foot warehouse. ...More
    August 18, 2006 Posted in News