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Investigators come up empty-handed in determining cause of Extra Space fire

Investigators come up empty-handed in determining cause of Extra Space fire

November 5, 2014, No Comments
Investigators were unable to pinpoint the cause of a fire Oct. 25 that heavily damaged an Extra Space Storage facility in Los Angeles, CA. In a [Read on]

Marketing »

New white paper confronts and busts industry myths

New white paper confronts and busts industry myths

November 13, 2014, No Comments
A new white paper from our partner SpareFoot is loaded with ammunition for independent operators to compete with larger REITs. The white paper [Read on]

Financial »

To understand the value of a self-storage facility, you’ve got to know NOI

To understand the value of a self-storage facility, you’ve got to know NOI

July 21, 2014, No Comments
If you’re looking into buying, selling or refinancing a self-storage facility, one of the most important things you need to do know is the [Read on]

Technology »

Why video surveillance is important in self-storage

Why video surveillance is important in self-storage

October 20, 2014, 4 Comments
The importance of video surveillance in self-storage can’t be underestimated. Think about it: You’re operating a facility, potentially several [Read on]

Mom-and-Pops »

Small business advice roundup: Year-end tax tips

Small business advice roundup: Year-end tax tips

November 21, 2014, No Comments
Here at The Storage Facilitator, we know you don’t have time to spend hours each day scouring the Internet for insights into how to grow your [Read on]

REITs »

Public Storage vs. Extra Space showdown: Which one wins in customer loyalty?

Public Storage vs. Extra Space showdown: Which one wins in customer loyalty?

August 12, 2014, No Comments
From a size standpoint, Public Storage is the No. 1 self-storage operator in the U.S., and Extra Space Storage is No. [Read on]