News

  • 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.
  • Liz Schlesinger Supports SSA College Scholarship Program by Joining the Mele Group
    By Marcus & Millichap's Mele Storage Group
    NEW YORK, NY, August 21, 2015 ― W. P. Carey Managing Director and Head of Self-Storage, Liz Raun Schlesinger, has joined the nine members of Marcus & Millichap’s Mele Storage Group in their weight loss challenge to support the Self-Storage Association’s (SSA) scholarship program.