News

  • Inside Self-Storage Releases Top-Operators List 2015
    By Inside Self Storage
    The Inside Self-Storage Top-Operators List is an annual compilation of the industry's leading players. Companies including real estate investment trusts, multi-facility operators and management companies are ranked by total square footage. Additional information includes company leadership, contact information, number of facilities, number of units, operating names, operating locations and expansion plans.
  • CubeSmart Buys 2 Safeguard Self Storage Facilities for $24.8M
    By Inside Self Storage
    CubeSmart, a publicly traded self-storage real estate investment trust (REIT), has acquired two Safeguard Self Storage properties in Baldwin, N.Y., and Ridgefield, N.J., for $11.9 million and $12.9 million, respectively. The real estate transaction was brokered by Marcus & Millichap, a commercial property-investment firm.
  • Safeguard Self Storage in Ridgefield Sold for $12.9M
    By Melanie Anzidei, The Record
    New York-based commercial real estate firm Marcus & Millichap said Thursday it sold its Safeguard Self Storage property in Ridgefield for $12.9 million to Cubesmart, a Pennsylvania-based real estate investment trust and provider of self-storage facilities.
  • New York Self Storage Association Hosts 2015 Conference and Membership Meeting
    By Inside Self Storage
    The New York Self Storage Association (NYSSA) will host its 2015 conference and membership meeting, Sept. 28-29, at the Turning Stone Resort & Casino in Verona, N.Y. The t event will feature educational seminars, vendor exhibits and a cocktail reception.
  • Writing Your Self-Storage Policies and Procedures Manual
    By Magen Smith, Inside Self-Storage
    Policies and procedures keep your self-storage business running smoothly and profitably. Policies are the rules of the company, and procedures explain how the job gets done. Both should be spelled out in your facility’s operation manual.