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Troy Downing Accepts Board Position with Charity Storage

by Winnie Hsiu June 17, 2014 6:44 PM
Troy Downing, Chief Executive Officer of AC Self Storage Solutions LLC, accepted a seat on the board of directors for Charity Storage. Downing brings a vast depth of self storage experience to this position. [More]

AC Self Storage Solutions LLC is Expanding

by Winnie Hsiu January 31, 2013 2:21 PM
The Southern California firm, AC Self Storage is expanding with a well-controlled plan. They have several criteria that they use as a standard for purchasing facilities. The property should have between 60,000 to 120,000 net rentable square feet. They should be primarily in the Sun Belt markets and have a strong demographic. The occupancy rate should be 80% or greater and they should be in top physical condition. [More]

One Billion Reasons to be in the Self Storage Industry Right Now

by Kim Kilpatrick January 7, 2011 8:50 AM
There are a number of reasons to go into a particular business. Maybe you prefer to be your own boss. Maybe you really want to set your own hours and be the master of your domain. Perhaps you like having control over how much you earn or maybe you just really enjoy doing a certain something (that people will pay you to do). [More]