News and Announcements

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manhattan mini storage

7 Mar, 2024

Manhattan Mini Storage Takes Over Public Storage Facility

Manhattan Mini Storage, the largest storage provider inNew York City, proudly announces that the former Public Storage building at 155 West 29th...

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self storage

7 Mar, 2024

DealPoint Merrill Launches JustStorage Brand

DealPoint Merrill has announced the expansion of its storage operations with the introduction of their JustStorage brand. With this strategic move,...

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self storage crime

7 Mar, 2024

Over a million dollars worth of Meth Found In Storage

On March 4, 855 pounds of methamphetamine, known as crystal meth, was seized from a unit at a Public Storage facility in Norcross, Ga., by the...

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one storage

7 Mar, 2024

Hong Kong's One Storage Unveils One Box Mobile

On March 6, Hong Kong-based One Storage announced the launch of its innovative One Box service. One Box offers customers an economical, seamless,...

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self storage ban

7 Mar, 2024

UPDATE: Village of Lewiston in NY Bans Self-Storage

UPDATE: Self-storage facilities are now prohibited in the village of Lewiston in New York. The village’s board of trustees passed the law on March 4,...

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self storage security

6 Mar, 2024

String of Self-storage break-ins plague nY counties

A string of self-storage unit break-ins have been plaguing Lewis County, New York.

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Michael T. Scanlon Jr

5 Mar, 2024

SSA Mourns the Passing of Former President & CEO Michael T. Scanlon, Jr.

Friends and colleagues of Michael T. Scanlon, Jr., are mourning the unexpected loss of the former Self Storage Association president and CEO last...

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metro self storage

5 Mar, 2024

Talonvest Capital Secures Financing For Metro Self Storage

Talonvest Capital, Inc., along with their client Metro Self Storage, announced the successful closing of a $22.5 million financing for a...

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Elevate Structures Self Storage

5 Mar, 2024

Elevate Structures Now Offering Doors and Hallway systems

Elevate Structures, the national leader in innovation and design for the self-storage industry and 100% employee-owned business, offers doors and...

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self storage arizona

5 Mar, 2024

Clear Sky Capital Obtains Construction Financing in Scottsdale, AZ

Clear Sky Capital has obtained $17.5 million in construction financing for a self-storage facility in Scottsdale, Ariz. The four-story, Class-A...

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self storage ban

4 Mar, 2024

Central Falls, Rhode Island seeks to curb self-storage growth

Central Falls, Rhode Island may be the latest city to enact self-storage moratoriums. Spearheaded by City Council President Robert Ferri, the new...

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u-haul storage

4 Mar, 2024

U-Haul Offering Free Storage To Those Impacted By Texas Wildfires

U-Haul® is offering 30 days of free self-storage and U-Box® container usage to residents impacted by the wildfires across the Texas panhandle.

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SmartStop Fire

4 Mar, 2024

Fire Breaks Out At North Carolina SmartStop Over The Weekend

A fire broke out at a SmartStop Self Storage facility in Hensersonville, North Carolina over the weekend. Firefighters from Blue Ridge Fire and...

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REIT report

3 Mar, 2024

REITs Q4 2023 Financial Results: Highlights, CEO Statements, Webcasts

The “Big Four” REITs – CubeSmart, Extra Space Storage Inc., National Storage Affiliates Trust, and Public Storage Inc – have all released their...

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Yardi self storage data

29 Feb, 2024

Yardi to Introduce New Self-Storge Software at SSA Spring Show

Yardi®, a sponsor, presenter, and exhibitor at the Self Storage Association's 2024 Spring Conference & Trade Show, will be introducing its new...

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self storage locks

29 Feb, 2024

SpiderDoor Now Offers Overlocking Storage Unit Solutions

For self-storage operators needing to overlock delinquent tenants at their facilities, SpiderDoor now offers comprehensive unit overlocking...

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self storage award

29 Feb, 2024

Safeguard Self Storage Receives Reputation 800 Award

Safeguard Self Storage, which has a portfolio of 86 locations, has been recognized by Reputation, a global leader in reputation performance...

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Tenant Inc Self Storage

27 Feb, 2024

Tenant, Inc. Unveils New Features for Its Self-Storage SaaS Platform

Tenant, Inc., a vertical SaaS technology platform company that offers a complete ecosystem tailored to the self-storage industry, unveiled...

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manhattan mini storage marketing

27 Feb, 2024

Manhattan Mini Storage Hosts Comedy Shows In Storage Units

Manhattan Mini Storage, which recently launched a series of billboards throughout the Big Apple featuring biting political satire, continues to bring...

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SmartStop

26 Feb, 2024

SmartStop Enters Into Credit Facility with a syndicate of banks

SmartStop Self Storage REIT, Inc. has entered into an amended and restated multi-currency revolving credit facility of up to $650 million with a...

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Life Storage Sale

26 Feb, 2024

ERI Sells Facility To Heitman Capital Management

According to Keen-Summit Capital Partners, which brokered the sale, Equity Resource Investments (ERI) has sold its 1,378-unit, Life Storage-branded...

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23 Feb, 2024

PTI Launches ProEdge Bluetooth Smart Latch

PTI Security Systems, part of ASSA ABLOY Global Solutions and the global leader in self-storage access control technologies, announced its first...

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self storage theft

22 Feb, 2024

police Searching for cubeSmart appliance thieves

Two men accused of breaking into aCubeSmart Self Storageunit and stealing appliances have yet to be caught, according to Cleveland, Ohio police....

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self storage construction

22 Feb, 2024

Latest Yardi Forecast Suggests New Near-Term Supply

Yardi® Matrix's Q1 2024 Self Storage Supply Forecast suggests an expansion in near-term supply, while the coming years will show a decrease.

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alaska self storage

21 Feb, 2024

Alaska Self Storage Lien Bill Approved, Moves to House floor

Currently, the state of Alaska does not have an official law, code, or statute for liens on self-service storage facilities. This may be changing.

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