Overview of Self-Storage in Western Canada: Holding Steady During Difficult Times
Despite a troubled world economy, the self-storage industry in Western Canada held steady in late 2008 and early 2009. There was a slight dip in occupancy levels and fewer new builds, but the overall Western Canadian self-storage market remains strong. ...
Using Business Intelligence and Analytics Tools in Self-Storage
Business intelligence and analytics software can provide a holistic view of a facility's information to help self-storage operators acquire a better understanding of market behavior. ...
BTE Investment and William Warren Group to Build Self-Storage in Thousand Oaks
BTE Investment Group, in a joint venture with The William Warren Group, received $6.3-million in construction financing for a new self-storage facility in Thousand Oaks, Calif. ...
Sentry Self Storage Gets Kissimmee Management Contract
Florida-based Sentry Self Storage LLC has been awarded the management contract for Pleasant Hill Self Storage in Kissimmee, Fla. ...
Pogoda Cos. Hires Regional Managers
Pogoda Cos., a Farmington Hills, Mich., self-storage operator and broker, appointed two regional managers to its team, Mike Cohen and Michelle McDowell. ...
Five-Story StorQuest Self-Storage Facility Planned for San Fernando Valley
Joint partnership BTE Investment Group and William Warren Group received $6.3 million in financing for a five-story, class-A self-storage facility in San Fernando Valley, Calif. ...
REIT Performance Falters in First Quarter 2009
Despite a late 2008 rally in which real estate investment trusts rose more than 40 percent, the sector is experiencing tumult in the first quarter of 2009. ...
Automated Self-Storage Facility Opens in Coconut Creek, FL
Automated Self Storage Systems LLC will unveil the first fully automated self-storage facility in Coconut Creek, Fla., on April 23. The 145,654-square-foot facility uses Westfalia Technologies' Automated Storage and Retrieval System. ...
Westport Properties Gets New Self-Storage Contracts
Westport Properties of Newport Beach, Calif., has been awarded third-party management contracts for three self-storage facilities. ...
April 15, 2009
New Website Launched for Self-Storage Bands, Musicians
The trend of musicians and bands renting self-storage units as rehearsal and storage space is growing, and in response, StorageMart Self Storage has created a new website. ...