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  • Mobile Mini to Cut 135 Manufacturing Jobs in AZ
    On Thursday, Mobile Mini Inc. reported it would cut about 135 jobs or 90 percent of its workforce at its Maricopa, Ariz., manufacturing facility in order to restructure operations. ...More
    December 10, 2008 Posted in News
  • CB Richard Ellis Represents Buyer in Acquisition
    Michael Howard  and Steve Hryszko of CB Richard Ellis Self Storage Advisory Group's Northeast Region, represented Storage Zone in the acquisition of State 8 Mini Storage in Cuyahoga Falls, Ohio, for $1.3 million. The 28,700-square-foot facility has 180 units. For more ...More
    December 10, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • AAAA Self Storage Adds to Management Portfolio
    AAAA Self Storage Management Group added a 48,240 net rentable square foot facility to its management portfolio. The property, in Newport News, Va., was purchased by an investment partnership based in Virginia Beach. Stuart Wade negotiated the transaction between the ...More
    December 9, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Kids/Pets Get Photos With Santa and the Mrs. at US 41 Self Storage
    On Dec. 14, US 41 Self Storage of North Fort Myers, Fla., will host a photo-op event featuring Santa and Mrs. Claus. ...More
    December 8, 2008 Posted in News
  • Self-Storage Facilities of the Year for 2008 Announced by MiniCo Publishing
    MiniCo Publishing has announced the winners of its 2008 “Self-Storage Facility of the Year” awards, which are honored in six categories: overall, construction, conversion, new facility, specialty storage and international. ...More
    December 8, 2008 Posted in News
  • Westar Represents Seller of Triple S Self Storage
    Barry Comiskey and John Owens of Westar Commercial Realty represented the seller of Triple S Self Storage in Lubbock, Texas. The 40,600-square-foot facility was a redevelopment project situated on 5.8 acres. Comiskey and Owens are Argus Self Storage Sales Network broker ...More
    December 8, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Self Storage Group Names VP
    James Vanco joined CB Richard Ellis' Self Storage Advisory Group as vice president, concentrating on seller/buyer investment representation of self-storage facilities nationwide. Vanco brings more than 29 years of experience in commercial real estate to the position, along ...More
    December 8, 2008 Posted in News, Finance, Real Estate
  • Marcus & Millichap Broker Facility Sales in Illinois
    Sean Delaney and Jesse Luke of Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services represented Herman & Kittle Properties in the purchase of two A American Self Storage facilities in Illinois. The first, a 38,325 square foot self-storage facility in New Lenox, was ...More
    December 5, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • Grubb & Ellis Broker Facility Sale for $9.6 Million
    William Warren Group acquired a self-storage facility in Ontario, Calif., from Lockaway Management for $9.6 million. The facility will operate under the StorQuest Self Storage name. The 80,000-square-foot storage site was built in 1961 and underwent renovations last year. ...More
    December 5, 2008 Posted in News, Real Estate
  • National Promotion Management Software
    SMD Software offers upgrades to its SiteLink Web Edition with National Promotion Management and Online Management programs, which are designed to increase the efficiency of self-storage marketing and advertising campaigns. ...More
    December 5, 2008 Posted in News, Marketing, Technology