• Crazy Tuesday?
    According to the St. Louis dbusinessnews.com site, industry operator StorageMart has issued a "Crazy Tuesday" alert for the Tuesday after Memorial Day. Apparently, there's a particularly high demand for storage units on that occasion. Any idea why that is? Company president ...More
    May 17, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Nice Doggies!
    The June issue of Inside Self-Storage focuses on site security: hardware, software, crime prevention, remote management, etc. But there's one unique option not mentioned in that issue; and since I recently read about a facility taking a whirl at it, I thought I would ...More
    May 16, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Hawaii Self Storage Awards College Scholarships
    Hawaii Self Storage of Honolulu, owned by MW Group Ltd., awarded 10 scholarships in amounts up to $4,000 to local college students. ...More
    May 16, 2006 Posted in News
  • Reno Seminar Helps Owners Choose Between the Sale and Refinance
    On July 20, Storage Investment Advisors (SIA) will present a seminar on “The Sale vs. Refinance”at the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Reno, Nev. ...More
    May 16, 2006 Posted in News
  • Going to the Chapel Anyway?
    For some, wedding planning is a joy, a sheer delight, a privilege and an honor. For those who aren't on Prozac, however, it can be an intensely nerve-wracking experience. This would explain the growing popularity of destination weddings, which not only tend to be more ...More
    May 11, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Going to the Chapel Anyway?
    For some, wedding planning is a joy, a sheer delight, a privilege and an honor. For those who aren't on Prozac, however, it can be an intensely nerve-wracking experience. This would explain the growing popularity of destination weddings, which not only tend to be more ...More
    May 11, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Happy WEBirthday(inar)
    When I was born on this day XX years ago (nope, don't ask!), it was actually Mother's Day. Thankfully, my mom never said banal things to me like, "It was the best Mother's Day present I could have asked for!" Seems to me several hours of hard labor is precisely NOT the way ...More
    May 9, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • To Rent or Not to Rent: That Is the Customer's Question!
    Tron Jordheim of PhoneSmart will offer insights on the thought process of a potential renter as well as the criteria prospects use when choosing which a storage facility at the Inside Self-Storage Expo in Reno, Nev., July 19-22. ...More
    May 9, 2006 Posted in News, Technology
  • Marcus & Millichap Release 2006 Self-Storage Report
    Real estate investment brokerage company Marcus & Millichap released the results of its 2006 Self-Storage Research Report, which shows storage continues to be a desired asset class among investors. ...More
    May 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS and Great Lakes Storage Associations Prepare for June Expo
    The Illinois, Indiana and Ohio Self-Storage Associations have joined forces to host the new Great Lakes Self Storage Expo, June 8-9, in cooperation with Inside Self-Storage. ...More
    May 9, 2006 Posted in News