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  • Think Small, Gain Big
    No new news here: the residential market is in chaos as people either lose their homes or drastically downsize. Yet, most still want the American Dream—a house of their own. Many who look at smaller digs may not want to go the condo route. They still dream of a ...More
    September 10, 2008 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Blogs
  • Extra Space Storage Participates in BMO North American REIT Conference
    Kent Christensen, president and chief financial officer of Extra Space Storage Inc., will participate in the "Shelter From the Storm" panel at the North American REIT Conference hosted by BMO Capital Markets on Sept. 12, 2008. ...More
    September 10, 2008 Posted in News
  • Eucalyptus at Beaumont Overcomes Roadblocks to Become Luxury Boat/RV Storage Facility
    In a burgeoning market of vehicle-storage facilities, Eucalyptus at Beaumont, Calif., answers the need with condominiums and resort-inspired amenities. The $10-million property offers 108 condo units priced between $55,000 and $182,000, and provides the extras many owners ...More
    September 10, 2008 Ted Deits Posted in Articles
  • Alternative Building Methods for Self-Storage
    To remain competitive, self-storage developers are looking at non-traditional construction methods and products, including hybrid buildings, wood framing, concrete tilt-walls and design through value-engineering. ...More
    September 9, 2008 Elaine Foxwell Posted in Articles, Construction, Development
  • Public Storage Adds to Executive Team
    Mark C. Good has joined Public Storage Inc. as senior vice president and chief operating officer. ...More
    September 9, 2008 Posted in News
  • Spring Ahead this Fall
    This summer we had hoped to add some space onto our kitchen, but because we got a late start on the project, we soon realized (much to my chagrin) there wasn't enough time to finish the project before the cold weather and precipitation would likely intervene. Not to ...More
    September 9, 2008 Drew Whitney Posted in Blogs
  • Capture Boat/RV-Storage Tenants With Target Marketing
    Contrary to popular belief, marketing is not an exact science. Millions of dollars have been wasted by many on a project or product that just didn’t sell. Many of us have learned that the “ready, aim, fire” approach is just as bad as “ready, aim, ...More
    September 9, 2008 Terri Heil Posted in Articles, Marketing
  • Self-Storage Stays on Top
    This week the ISS editorial team is working on November’s business issue. As we wade through articles about self-storage financing, it’s easy to buy into the gloom and doom. While it’s true self-storage has perfomed better in today’s dreadful economy ...More
    September 8, 2008 Amy Campbell Posted in Blogs
  • Taking a Cue From the Past to Build the Future of Self-Storage
    Construction and industry experience play key roles in the success of future self-storage buildings. ...More
    September 7, 2008 L. Bruce McCardle Posted in Articles, Construction, Development, Finance
  • Kick Your Own Butt to Help Kids!
    Every summer for the past several years, Buchanan Street Partners has assembled real estate professionals from throughout self-storage and other industries to participate in a marathon sports event and raise money for children's charities. The 2008 event is coming up ...More
    September 5, 2008 Teri Lanza Posted in Blogs