• 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
  • Repeal on Arkansas Self-Storage Tax Goes to Governor's Desk
    The Arkansas House has approved a repeal of the state's tax on mini-warehouses and self-storage services, sending the measure to the governor's desk. ...More
    April 7, 2009 Posted in News
  • Arizona Self Storage Association Updates Lease Agreement
    The Arizona Self Storage Association (AZSA) released the 2009 update to its lease form used by operators in the state for self-storage rentals. ...More
    April 7, 2009 Posted in News
  • Housing Market Shows Signs of Recovery
    Across the country, more houses are quietly being sold as the housing market shows signs of recovery. First-time buyers, lured by plunging prices and government incentives, are taking advantage of the housing market, buying up houses for prices far lower than that of a few ...More
    April 7, 2009 Posted in News
  • Buffalo Portfolio Plummets, Including Sovran Self Storage
    The Buffalo, N.Y., stock portfolio, consisting of one share of 21 local-based stocks, suffered a disastrous plunge during the first quarter of 2009, including Sovran Self Storage, whose shares dropped by 44 percent. ...More
    April 7, 2009 Posted in News