• New Website Provides Free Access to State Self-Storage Lien Laws
    Ron VanVarden has launched a new industry resource, the Storagelaws Network, a website providing free access to information regarding state self-storage lien laws. ...More
    August 4, 2006 Posted in News
  • Lookin' for laws in all the wrong places ....
    ... But not for much longer! Need information on your state's lien law? Ron VanVarden has just done you all a nifty favor and compiled all the state statutes in one place. The new Storagelaws Network at www.storagelaws.net is a free resource, so take advantage. That's ...More
    August 4, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Planning in Progress for Inside Self-Storage Vegas Expo 2007
    Planning is under way for the Inside Self-Storage Vegas Expo 2007, which will take place at the Madalay Bay Resort & Casino, Feb. 20-23. ...More
    August 4, 2006 Posted in News
  • Storage Owners Launch Mailing and Shipping Service
    Self-storage owners and developers Keith Marshall and David Boatner recently launched a new venture, From Ship To Store, which provides turnkey shipping and mailing systems, on-site installation and training to the self-storage industry. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • Pillsbury Storage Saga Continues in Mass., Trial Postponed
    The conflict between the owners of Community Mini Storage in Wareham, Mass., and STF Enterprises Inc. continues. But the trial, scheduled for late July, has been postoned. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • Shirtless Gunman Holds Up Georgia Facility
    A gunman held up Colonial Self Storage in Warner Robins, Ga., on Friday. The perpetrator escaped with an undisclosed sum of money and remains unapprehended. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • Fire Strikes Woodbridge, N.J., Facility
    On July 31, a fire at Access Self Storage in Woodbridge, N.J., consumed eight storage units and demanded the efforts of 84 firefighters before it was quenched. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • Shurgard May Execute Layoffs at Home Office
    According to an article printed in Tuesday's Seattle Times, Shurgard Storage Centers may lay off as many as 175 employees at its home base of Seattle. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News
  • United Stor-All Forms JV With Harrison St. REC
    United Stor-All Centers has formed a joint venture with Harrison Street Real Estate Capital LLC of Chicago to target the acquisition, development and redevelopment of storage properties throughout the United States. ...More
    August 3, 2006 Posted in News, Development
  • A City of Surprises
    Last week’s expo was the first time Inside Self-Storage has hosted a tradeshow in Reno, Nev., and I’ll admit I was skeptical. It’s proximity to Vegas is not easy to overcome. Many friends told me a six-day trip to Reno sounded awful! I had never even been there myself. But ...More
    July 28, 2006 Dana Hicks Posted in Blog