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It Helps to Have a Plan in the Self Storage Industry

by Kim Kilpatrick June 16, 2014 11:33 PM
Have you ever played poker with someone that wanted to go all in just about every chance he got? He or she was so confidant/arrogant about the cards they were holding that they were willing to risk it all. Chances are—sometimes it worked, but in the end that sort of reckless play ends with the high roller going home unhappy. [More]

Expansion in the Self Storage Industry a World Wide Theme

by John Stevens November 29, 2013 11:14 PM
There are few things that are truly universal. Somewhere there is bound to be some population that does something different than the rest—but there are a few. Take Santa Claus for example. Around the world the popular figure is known as Father Christmas, Sinterklaas, Tomte, or Saint Nicholas. While know by something different, each character is known for doing the same basic thing. [More]

Self Storage Facilities Continue to be a Solid Investment

by John Stevens July 2, 2013 11:31 PM
A decade ago there would not be as many people as there are now that support the acquisition of self storage facilities as a smart investment. Fast forward to the present and that has all changed. Over the last few years the self storage industry has become one of the most reliable investments that there is! [More]