The Advantages of The Storage Shield Protection Plan

According to the Self-Storage Association, one out of every 10 households in America rents a self-storage unit. That means 10.8 million Americans are comfortable that their possessions are safe, secure, and well protected at their local self-storage facility. Despite these precautions, you want to be prepared for anything. Self-storage insurance is important, but a tenant ...
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Is Your Self Storage Business Insurance Portfolio Up to Date?

As a self storage operator, you face unique risks. Purchasing only the insurance basics is not enough. As the self-storage industry has evolved, so have the risks, and there are specialty coverages that need to be considered. If you don’t want to expose yourself to lawsuits and financial anguish, look into adding the following coverages ...
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Maximize Your Self-Storage Land Potential

As a self storage developer, do you feel that every square inch of land that you buy has to be covered with rentable space? Whether you’re purchasing an already-existing facility with an extra parcel of land attached or doing a ground-up development, do you have the mindset that building on every square foot will increase ...
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Increase Your Self Storage Revenue with Mass Relocatable Storage

Adding relocatable storage units to your facility’s unused or underutilized land is a great way to quickly generate additional income. They fit perfectly in large parking lots or unused Boat/RV spaces helping you to optimize your space and maximize revenue. Are you looking to increase your revenue? Is your occupancy at capacity? Do you need ...
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Self Storage Remains Recession Resistant During the Coronavirus Pandemic

The self-storage industry remains recession-resistant despite the residual effects of coronavirus. Even with the economy in a downturn, the industry is holding its own and operators and investors are projected to benefit in the coming months. According to the U.S. Small Business Administration, during the 2008 – 2010 recession, almost 1.4 million small businesses closed ...
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Pinnacle Storage Properties Announces the Acquisition of Taylor Hutto Self Storage

        PINNACLE STORAGE PROPERTIES ANNOUNCES THE ACQUISITION OF  TAYLOR HUTTO SELF STORAGE Houston, TX – June 16, 2020 – Pinnacle Storage Properties, based in Katy, Texas, proudly announces the acquisition of another Texas Property, Taylor Hutto Self Storage rebranded as Storage Plus of Taylor Hutto. This property is the 21st addition to ...
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Case Study: A True Collaboration Between Operations and Marketing Drives Results

As a self-storage owner/operator you regularly face a variety of challenges. Your rank among your competitors, the effectiveness of your managers, and the strength of your overall presence in the marketplace are just a few of the issues that may keep you awake at night. What strategies do you have in place to boost business, ...
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Is Your Self Storage Facility Capitalizing on Retail Sales?

Self storage is typically thought of as a service industry, providing secure storage units for people to store their residential and business belongings. But it can be more than that. The addition of retail merchandise to your facility provides you with great opportunities to increase your profitability as well as giving tenants and walk-in customers ...
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How to Find Funding For Your Self-Storage Projects

Potential self-storage investors are everywhere. Before you start looking for them, your first task is to study the market, recognize investor expectations, and design offerings for investors around those expectations. Investors don’t want to lose money, and they don’t want to miss out on an opportunity. If you want to attract the right investors, you ...
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Questions For First Time Self Storage Investors

If you’re looking for an alternative real estate investment that will provide you with a stable, predictable income stream, minimal maintenance, and low operating costs, investigate self storage. The dollar per square foot that you’re getting on each unit is similar to what is earned on multi-family investments, and you don’t have to know how ...
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