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Spring-Cleaning Spruce-Up: Improving Your Self-Storage Facility's Appearance and Function
Posted Fri, 5/22/2015
  Not many self-storage operators relish the idea of grabbing a mop, sponge or broom and getting to work cleaning their facility—or grabbing a toolbox and tackling the items that need fixing.
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/galleries/2015/05/selfstorage-maintenance.aspx
 
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5 Steps to Insourcing Your Self-Storage Call Center: New Technology Creates Opportunity
Posted Mon, 5/4/2015
Author Phil Murphy
  It wasn't long ago that self-storage companies didn't have a choice when it came to answering inbound calls. They could try to juggle the calls internally, overburdening staff and missing calls, or they could outsource them to a third-party call cent
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/articles/2015/04/5-steps-to-insourcing-your-selfstorage-call-center-new-technology-s-opportunity.aspx
 
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THE SBOA AND GLOBAL OFFICE SOLUTIONS HAVE PARTNERED TO CREATE AN OFFICE SUPPLY ORDERING PROGRAM FOR
Posted Mon, 4/27/2015
Author Theresa Gallas
  Global Office Solutions, a nationally recognized office solutions provider and the Storage Business Owners Alliance LLC (“SBOA”), the self storage industry's premiere nationwide buying group for owners and operators, announced today the launch of a s
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Link www.prweb.com/releases/2015/04/prweb12683664.htm
 
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IPO Report: National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA)
Posted Thu, 4/23/2015
Author Francis Gaskins
  National Storage Affiliates Trust (NSA) is a Maryland real estate investment trust focused on the ownership, operation, and acquisition of self-storage properties located within the top 100 MSAs throughout the United States.
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Link www.equities.com/editors-desk/investing-strategies/ipo/ipo-report-national-storage-affiliates-trust-nsa
 
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DoorSwap Management Software Announces Integration with The Storage Group Websites and Online Rental
Posted Thu, 4/23/2015
  Assured Revenue Corporation, the supplier of the cloud-based DoorSwap Self Storage Management Software today announced a full integration with The Storage Group's Self Storage Online Rental platform, ClickandStor™.
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STOREDGE INTRODUCES DIGITAL RENTAL CENTER
Posted Tue, 4/21/2015
Author AMY DANIELS
  storEDGE, the leading provider of technology solutions for the self storage industry, introduced the storEDGE Rental Center, enabling operators to provide 24-hour renting services and ultimately secure more rentals, improve operating efficiencies, a
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Link www.storedge.com/storedge-introduces-digital-rental-center
 
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Storage 101: SpareFoot's Most Frequently-Asked Questions [Infographic]
Posted Mon, 4/13/2015
Author Matthew Stites
  We aren't ashamed to say it— when it comes to storage, we wrote the book. When we released our Ultimate Guide to Everything Self-Storage last month, we wanted to answer all of your burning storage questions.
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Link blog.sparefoot.com/7637-sparefoot-storage-guide-infographic/
 
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Self Storage Management Group Increases Property Values 35% thru Technology Bundle
Posted Tue, 4/7/2015
Author Mike Sawyer
  PHOENIX, Arizona - April 7th, 2015 - Today from the ISS World Expo in Las Vegas, OpenTech Alliance Inc, announced the Self Storage Management Group of California (SSMG) reported ongoing statistics on the success of their kiosk and call center technol
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Expert Strategies for Self-Storage Success
Posted Mon, 4/6/2015
Author Carrie Rossenfeld
  Clustering assets in similar areas provides incremental benefits to self-storage properties, a sector that's attracting new investor groups, H. Michael Schwartz, chairman and CEO of SmartStop Self Storage, tells GlobeSt.com exclusively.
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Link www.globest.com/news/12_1076/orangecounty/acquisitions_dispositions/Expert-Strategies-for-Self-Storage-Success-356534-1.html
 
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THE IMPORTANCE OF ADDING HIGH-QUALITY IMAGES TO YOUR WEBSITE
Posted Fri, 4/3/2015
Author ERICH NOACK
  Most self storage facility owners would do just about anything to increase customer traffic, convert more leads, and boost their organic search rankings.
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Link www.storedge.com/the-importance-of-adding-high-quality-images-to-your-website
 
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Self Storage Condos: A Niche Investment Opportunity
Posted Wed, 3/25/2015
Author Stephen Hollowell
  The idea of self-storage condominiums is a relatively (though not entirely) new concept. The development and sale of self storage units for private ownership began to flourish in the early 2000's.
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Bellhops and OpenTech Put College Kids to Work through Moving Help App
Posted Fri, 3/20/2015
Author Stephen Hollowell
  Good news for self-storage operators and storage tenants everywhere: Bellhops on-demand moving service offers assistance with local moves through OpenTech's innovative and accessible platforms.
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Self-Storage Finance Firm Jernigan Capital to Offer IPO Worth $100M
Posted Tue, 3/17/2015
  Jernigan Capital LLC, a merchant bank and advisory firm serving the self-storage industry, will hold an initial public offering (IPO) on March 27 in an effort to raise $100 million.
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/news/2015/03/self-storage-finance-firm-jernigan-capital-to-offer-ipo-worth-100m.aspx
 
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Self-Storage Recording Tremendous Growth
Posted Fri, 3/6/2015
Author Brian J. Rogal
  The self-storage industry has just wrapped up another year of soaring growth and rising occupancy. And the sector's solid performance has also generated a great deal of investor interest, according to a new year-end report on self-storage by MJ Partn
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Link www.globest.com/news/12_1059/chicago/industrial/Self-Storage-Recording-Tremendous-Growth-355883-1.html
 
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Outsourcing Human Resources for a Self-Storage Business
Posted Wed, 3/4/2015
Author Christy Hritz
  In today's fast-paced business world, it's important to allocate resources in the most efficient way possible. Wasting time and money can have a direct impact on your bottom line.
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/articles/2015/03/outsourcing-human-resources-for-a-selfstorage-business.aspx
 
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Self-Storage with Style: New Facilities Opt for Sleek, Sexy Design
Posted Fri, 2/27/2015
Author Stephen Hollowell
  As the industry of self-storage continues to prosper, so does the competition within the market. With increasingly more real estate investors and entrepreneurs entering into the business of self-storage, it is important to think about what can set yo
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The History (and Future) of Self-Storage
Posted Thu, 2/26/2015
Author Stephen Hollowell
  With the booming industry that self-storage has become today, it is hard to imagine a world without it. But self-storage is a fairly new industry, with the first facilities built as recently as fifty years ago.
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4 Ways to Kickstart Your Self-Storage Facility's Social Media Strategy
Posted Tue, 2/24/2015
Author G5
  Today, more than 70 percent of U.S. adults logging onto the Internet use social media. Popular social and review platforms like Google+, Facebook, Twitter and Yelp provide instant access to current and prospective customers as well as businesses.
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/articles/2015/02/4-ways-to-kickstart-your-selfstorage-facility-s-social-media-strategy.aspx
 
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The Inaugural SBOA magazine
Posted Mon, 2/23/2015
  Thousands of members have already started to receive their mailed copies of our inaugural SBOA magazine full of informational content. Check out the digital copy.
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Mobile Marketing for Self-Storage: Tactics for Promoting Your Responsive Website and Converting User
Posted Thu, 2/19/2015
Author Dave Wolf
  More than half of local online searches originate from a mobile device. Nearly 80% of these searches are from local consumers looking for a business from which to make an offline purchase. Of these users, 15% make purchases using their mobile device.
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Link www.insideselfstorage.com/articles/2015/02/mobile-marketing-for-selfstorage-tactics-for-promoting-your-responsive-website.aspx
 
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