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Modern Storage Media

self storage ban

18 Apr, 2024

UPDATE: Cape Coral, FL Approves Self-Storage Moratorium

UPDATE: APRIL 18, 2024 Cape Coral council members have voted yes to no longer accepting applications for self-storage facilities. Applications...

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Go Mini's Self Storage

18 Apr, 2024

Go Mini's Plans to expand brand presence in texas

Go Mini's, the portable storage franchise that offers containers for moving, storing, renovation, and restoration needs, has announced a development...

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18 Apr, 2024

Self-Storage Veteran Selling Businesses Due To Health Issues

Eric Smith, Owner/President of Self Storage Brokers of America Inc (SSBA) and its subsidiary, American Self Storage Property Management LLC (ASSPM),...

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Cubesmart Self Storage Fire

18 Apr, 2024

30+ Self-Storage Units Destroyed In Georgia CubeSmart Fire

A fire damaged dozens of self-storage units Tuesday night at a CubeSmart at 4015 Mini Trail off of Keith Bridge Road in Cumming, Georgia in Northeast...

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18 Apr, 2024

OpenTech Alliance Releases Free 2024 Self Storage Data White Paper

OpenTech Alliance has announced the release of its latest annual data white paper. The free 2024 Self Storage Data White Paper, available on the...

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manhattan mini storage

17 Apr, 2024

Manhattan Mini Storage Launches Comedy Video Series

Manhattan Mini Storage, the operator of 20 self-storage facilities throughout New York City, recently launched a new comedy video series called...

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self storage locks

16 Apr, 2024

Onity Adds Sensor Integration to passport self-storage smart locks

Onity, which provides electronic access solutions and mobile credentialing to a variety of industries including self storage, has announced that it ...

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self storage bomb scare

15 Apr, 2024

Area Evacuated Due To Bomb Scare At Self-Storage Facility

Police were called to the scene of a self-storage facility in West Warwick, Rhode Island this past Friday for what turned out to be a false alarm.

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storage boom software

12 Apr, 2024

Self-Storage Platform Storage Boom Launches

Storage Boom, a new software product designed for the growing needs of the storage facility industry, including self-storage, RV, and portable...

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shurgard self storage

11 Apr, 2024

Shurgard Buying Self-Storage Rival Lok'nStore

European self-storage company Shurgard has agreed to buy UK rival Lok'nStore in an all-cash deal worth £378 million ($474 million) to expand in...

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10 Federal Self Storage

11 Apr, 2024

10 Federal Storage Exceeds $100M Fundraising Goal

10 Federal has proudly announced a significant achievement in its latest capital-raising endeavor, having exceeded a$100 millionfundraising goal in...

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u-haul self storage

11 Apr, 2024

U-Haul Assists Tornado and Flood Victims in Southern Louisiana

U-Haul® is offering 30 days of free self-storage to residents impacted by the tornadoes and flooding affecting much of southernLouisiana, including...

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extra space storage

11 Apr, 2024

Extra Space Adds Facilities To OpenTech Auction Review Service

OpenTech Alliance recently announced the sizeable expansion of its agreement to provide Auction Review Services (ARS) to Extra Space Storage. This...

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Self Storage Law

9 Apr, 2024

Traffic Stop Leads To Drug Bust, $40K At Ohio Storage Facility

A traffic stop has led to the discovery of suspected cocaine and heroin and more than $42,000 in cash in a Kettering, Ohio storage unit.

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XPS SOlutions

8 Apr, 2024

XPS Solutions announces new service integration for Sentinel Systems clients

XPS Solutions, recognized as the first and leading contact center in the self-storage sector, has consistently prioritized product enhancement and...

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self storage fire

6 Apr, 2024

Arsonist Targets ClimaStor Self Storage in Louisiana

A ClimaStor Self Storage facility located at the corner of Perkins Road and Essen Lane in Baton Rouge, La., was intentionally set on fire,...

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Self Storage Planning

6 Apr, 2024

Florida Self Storage Project Faces Planning Board Scrutiny

A proposed downtown mixed-use development that includes self-storage, the Lofts of Southbank in Jacksonville, Fl, is facing scrutiny from the staff...

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U-Haul Storage

6 Apr, 2024

U-Haul Helps Tornado Victims in Georgia

Following severe weather earlier this week that left approximately 1,700 homes without power, U-Haul Moving & Storage of Conyers is offering 30 days...

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6 Apr, 2024

Devon Self Storage Awarded Contract for GA Facility

Devon Self Storage, part of The Inland Real Estate Group of Companies, Inc., has been awarded the property management contract for a self-storage...

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6 Apr, 2024

Easy Stop Storage Using StorageDefender Smart Units

For a number of years, Easy Stop Storage, a regional storage solutions provider with 25 locations across four states, had been dealing with the...

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SmartStop Self Storage

3 Apr, 2024

SmartStop Celebrates Sustainability Milestone

SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc., a self-managed and fully integrated self-storage company, announced today a significant milestone in its...

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self storage security

3 Apr, 2024

Storage Facility Receives Seven Burglary Calls in March; 30 In The Past Year

A string of break-ins have been plaguing Otter Self Storage on Oro Blanco Drive in East Colorado Springs. In the most recent incident, tenant Dwyane...

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self storage buyers

2 Apr, 2024

Self Storage Cash Buyers Buying Distressed Facilities

Self Storage Cash Buyers has announced its commitment to purchasing distressed self-storage facilities throughout the United States. This initiative...

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Tenant Inc Hummingbird

2 Apr, 2024

Tenant Launches One-Time Payment Link Option For Hummingbird

In a significant enhancement to customer payment experience and streamline of the payment processes, Tenant, Inc., a SaaS technology platform company...

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Central States Inc

2 Apr, 2024

Employee-Owned Central States Announces Two New Board Members

Central States, Inc., a leader in metal building components, roofing, structures, and buildings, has announced the appointment of Jigisha Desai and...

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access self storage

2 Apr, 2024

Access Self Storage Fills Unit With Chocolate Eggs For charity

UPDATE: April 2, 2024 Success! Access Self Storage, which launched its annual Easter Egg charity campaign about a month ago, has achieved it's...

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