News


  • SMD Software/SiteLink Partners with Merchant Services Network
    SMD Software Inc., maker of SiteLink management software for self-storage and portable storage, has partnered with Merchant Services Network to provide SiteLink Web Edition users with integrated, secure credit card payment solutions. ...More
    February 11, 2009 Posted in News, Technology
  • Mele Group Brokers Sale of U-Store-It in Florida
    The Mele Group and The LeClaire Team of Marcus & Millichap brokered the sale of two U·Store·It properties in Tampa and Ocala, Fla. Both locations sold to a single realty group from California and closed at $2,810,000 and $2,250,000 respectively. ...More
    February 10, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Fire Destroys Irondequoit, N.Y., Self-Storage Facility
    Fire tore through Irondequoit (N.Y.) Mini-Storage late Thursday, and Ridge Culver firefighters were hampered by 11 degree temperatures and frozen hydrants in their battle against the blaze. Chief William Burkovich said he believed the building to be a total loss. ...More
    February 10, 2009 Posted in News
  • Oklahoma Self-Storage Business Charged $8k for Storm-Water Billing Error
    Bob Cacy, owner of Lynn Lane Self-Storage in Broken Arrow, Okla., recently received an $8,000 bill for storm-water fees due to a city billing error. ...More
    February 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • USstoragesearch.com Self-Storage Members Raise $5k for Toys for Tots
    Self-storage facility members of USstoragesearch.com raised nearly $5,000 for the U.S Marine Corps Reserve Toys for Tots Program during the 2008 holiday season. ...More
    February 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Stellar Asset Invests in U.K. Self-Storage
    Stellar Asset Management launched a fund that seeks a minimum annual income of 6 percent by investing in self-storage space facilities in the Midlands and Northwest England. The Stellar Income Fund is seeking to raise £1m to fund its first investment, with the ...More
    February 6, 2009 Posted in News
  • UNITS Franchise Opens in San Antonio
    David Williams is opening a franchise of UNITS Mobile Storage, a portable storage company, in San Antonio. The 13,000-square-foot warehouse is on 1.5 acres near San Antonio International Airport. Williams owns the first UNITS franchise in the city. ...More
    February 6, 2009 Posted in News
  • Jobless Claims Reaches 26-Year High
    A record number of Americans are applying for unemployed insurance as new jobless claims soared to a more than 26-year high, according to government data released Thursday. ...More
    February 5, 2009 Posted in News
  • Tips for Finding Health Insurance
    Thousands of Americans who've lost their jobs during the recession are now in dire need of affordable health care. Health experts suggest they look into joining their spouses' insurance program, private insurance and government programs. ...More
    February 4, 2009 Posted in News
  • Health Insurance Coming for 4 Million Low-Income Children
    The House was expected to approve the expansion of a children's health insurance program Wednesday and deliver it to President Obama for his quick signature. The bill passed the Senate last week. Over the next four years, up to 13 million children could be covered under the ...More
    February 4, 2009 Posted in News