News


  • Man Arrested at Salinas Self Storage
    A man suspected of possessing stolen property and being a parolee-at-large was arrested at Salinas Self Storage, just outside of Salinas, Calif., on Tuesday evening. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Wells Fargo Profit Prediction Gives Stocks a Boost
    For the second day in a row, the stock market opened strong as news from Wells Fargo led to more optimism about the financial banking industry. The Dow Jones industrial average gained 246 points, or 3.1 percent, according to early tallies. The S&P 500 index rose 31 ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Kiln Creek SpaceMart Receives Clean Business Award
    SpaceMart Self Storage in Kiln Creek, Va., has won the city’s Clean Business Award for the first quarter of 2009. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • New Self-Storage Facility Proposed for Meriden, Conn.
    Meriden, Conn., business owner Peter Novicelli is applying to rezone land from residential to industrial to develop a self-storage facility. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News, Development
  • Free Webinar on Entering Self-Storage Business Scheduled for May 6
    On May 6, a free webinar on "What to Consider When Entering the Self-Storage Business" will be presented Donna May, president of Cross Metal Buildings. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Equity Based Services Acquires Anchor Mini Storage
    Equity Based Services Inc. purchased Anchor Mini Storage in Rohnert Park, Calif., for $5.3 million, a price reflecting a discount due to a motivated seller. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Tri-County Self Storage in Erie Sells for $6M
    Muhr Partnership Tree LP acquired Tri-County Self Storage in Erie, Colo., from John H. and Rosemarie Zahn for $6.05 million. ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • New Jobless Claims Fall
    New jobless claims are still at an all-time high, but fell more than expected last week, according to new government data. The tally of initial jobless claims fell to a seasonally adjusted 654,000, down from a revised 674,000 the previous week. Analysts expected claims to ...More
    April 9, 2009 Posted in News
  • Pistachio Recall Widens
    The pistachio recall widened Wednesday as the U.S. Food and Drug Administration added more companies to the list. Pistachios have been linked to a possible salmonella contamination. ...More
    April 8, 2009 Posted in News
  • Pulte Buys Centex, Stocks Rally
    The stock market opened strong Wednesday as news of a buyout in the homebuilding industry led to hope for the nation's struggling homebuilding industry. Before the market opened, Pulte Homes Inc. said it agreed to buy rival Centex Corp. for $1.3 billion. The deal would ...More
    April 8, 2009 Posted in News