• Family Values
    The thing I miss most about living on the East Coast is regular access to ocean front. I crave the beach, the sea, especially as summer approaches. I think of childhood summers, when my family would spend weeks on Cape Ann. We'd stay at a lovely little place called the ...More
    March 15, 2006 Posted in Blog
  • ISS Introduces Expo TV
    As a follow-up to its its recent tradeshow in Las Vegas, Inside Self-Storage introduced its new ISS Expo TV, which displays interviews with popular industry vendors from the show. ...More
    March 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • ISS Introduces Expo TV
    As a follow-up to its recent tradeshow in Las Vegas, Inside Self-Storage introduced its new ISS Expo TV, which displays interviews with popular industry vendors from the show. ...More
    March 15, 2006 Posted in News
  • Consolidate, Pontificate, Mediate, Alleviate?
    Some of you may remember the song "Mediate," released in 1991 by rock group INXS. It was notable for it's assonant simplicity: a string of rhyming words that ultimately wove a philosopho-politcal message. I think of it today as I ready through the deluge of news posts ...More
    March 13, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • ISS Sets Dates for 2007 Vegas Expo
    After the successful conclusion of last week's Las Vegas Expo, the largest tradeshow in self-storage history, Inside Self-Storage (ISS) has set the date for next year's Vegas event. ...More
    March 13, 2006 Posted in News
  • Sweet Soul Storage
    The initiated will recognize that today's blog title is a play off of a song by The Cult (one of the greatest rock bands in the world, thank you very much). No, this isn't a "young person" thing—The Cult has been around for more than 20 years, creating alternative music to ...More
    March 9, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • ISS Sets Dates for 2007 Vegas Expo
    After the successful conclusion of last week's Las Vegas Expo, the largest tradeshow in self-storage history, Inside Self-Storage has set the date for next year's Vegas event. ...More
    March 9, 2006 Posted in News
  • Beacon and SIA Align to Serve Clients
    Beacon Realty Capital and Storage Investment Advisors LLP (SIA) have formed a strategic alliance to serve self-storage owners with their real estate needs. ...More
    March 9, 2006 Posted in News, Finance
  • Oy! Expo video here!
    I mentioned in yesterday's post that we would be putting video in the blog from last week's expo, so here 'tis. These two clips are from companies that have participated in ISS expos for many years and supported the magazine through their advertising and article ...More
    March 7, 2006 Teri Lanza Posted in Blog
  • Public Storage and Shurgard Officially Merge
    The boards of directors for Public Storage Inc. and Shurgard Storage Centers Inc. approved a definitive merger agreement under which Public Storage will acquire Shurgard for approximately $5 billion. ...More
    March 7, 2006 Posted in News