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A Healthy Self Storage Industry is Reason for Thanks

by Tony Gonzalez November 23, 2011 9:08 PM
The number of businesses that are failing around the country can be depressing. Some goods and services just aren’t doing well giving the current economic climate. In fact, in the last year the self storage industry had over $20 billion in revenue. [More]

Extra Space Storage Expands Its Management Holdings

by John Stevens July 15, 2011 10:28 AM
Extra Space Storage Inc. is continuing to build its strength in the marketplace and recently announced it has entered into an agreement with an affiliate of W. P. Carey & Co. LLC to assume management of 19 self storage assets recently purchased by CPA®:17 - Global, one of W. P. Carey's publicly held non-traded REIT affiliates. [More]

Self Storage Continues to prove to be a Smart Investment

by John Stevens July 8, 2011 1:49 PM
Forrest Gump was a great movie with a lot of scenes that will forever be considered iconic to the movie industry. Tom Hanks’s character appeared to be one of the luckiest individuals on the face of the planet with all the things that happened to him. His investment in that company with the fruit logo (Apple Computers) was a perfect example. [More]