Self-Storage Associations


  • Olsons Contribute $100K to Hurricane Relief
    Edmund C. Olson and Craig D. Olson of Los-Angeles-based A-American Self Storage will donate $50,000 to the American Red Cross and $50,000 to the Salvation Army to support relief efforts in the aftermath of Hurricane Katrina. ...More
    September 12, 2005 Posted in News
  • SSA Launches Katrina Aid Initiative
    The Self Storage Association (SSA) has launched a four-step initiative to support relief efforts following Hurricane Katrina. ...More
    September 1, 2005 Posted in News
  • The Canadian Self Storage Association
    By some estimates, the Canadian self-storage industry is 2,800 storage facilities strong and growing every day. Storage development reaches from St. John’s, Newfoundland, in the East to Victoria, British Columbia, in the West and Whitehorse in the Yukon to the north. With ...More
    April 1, 2005 Joseph Kormos Posted in Articles
  • Inside Self-Storage Magazine 09/2004: Clever Vicars and Other Victories
    Clever Vicars and Other Victories By Jim Chiswell Most of you can probably empathize with my feelings of being ripped off every time you buy ink cartridges for your office printers. I know it is a cost of doing business, but it still upsets me to pay hundreds of dollars a ...More
    September 1, 2004 Jim Chiswell Posted in Articles
  • The Florida Self Storage Association
    The Florida Self Storage AssociationThe ‘best start under the sun’ By Kimberly Hundley Though some might like to believe it, creating a strong state self-storage association is not as simple as mixing up a delicious pitcher of Florida orange juice. Self-storage advocates ...More
    September 1, 2004 Kimberly Hundley Posted in Articles
  • SSA Weighs In on Steel Crisis
    The sudden rise in steel prices—and the impending shortage—has rocked many industries, including self-storage. In the past year, steel prices have jumped 60 percent or more. Some steel companies are also adding surcharges to offset the increased costs. In March, Inside ...More
    May 1, 2004 Posted in Articles
  • SSA Headquarters Office 6506 Loisdale Road, Suite 315Springfield, VA 22150703.921.9123Fax: 703.921.9105E-mail: ssa@selfstorage.org SSA Cincinnati Office 4777 Redbank Expressway, Suite 10Cincinnati, OH 45227513.272.3111Fax: 513.272.3224E-mail: martham@selfstorage.org ...More
    March 18, 2003 Posted in Articles
  • Rumors in Red
    WHILE I AGREE WITH THE ASSERTION OF NOTABLE 1920S JOURNALIST WALTER WINCHELL that "Today's gossip is tomorrow's headline," I prefer the more contemporary rendition of columnist Liz Smith, who wrote, "Gossip is news running ahead of itself in a red satin dress." This ...More
    December 1, 2002 Teri L. Lanza Posted in Articles
  • The Mid-Size Owners Group
    Self-storage ownership generally comprises four broad categories: First are the large, publicly traded companies, and there are only five of these. Next are those companies with more than 10 facilities or 1 million square feet of rentable space. These are not publicly ...More
    June 1, 2002 Elaine M. Foxwell Posted in Articles
  • The Self Storage Legal Network
    The Self Storage Association and attorneys D. Carlos Kaslow, Joseph D. Joiner and Scott Zucker are embarking on their third year of providing one of the most valuable resources to self-storage professionals, the Self Storage Legal Network (SSLN). The SSLN is a hotline ...More
    December 1, 2001 Posted in Articles