News

  • Maintaining Your Self-Storage Security Equipment: Cameras, Access Control and More
    Whether you choose to maintain your self-storage security system yourself or hire someone, you need a plan to ensure your equipment is protecting your property as well as tenants’ belongings. Follow this guide to get your maintenance schedule on track.

  • What Does Your Signage Say About Your Self-Storage Business?
    By Tony Jones, Manager, Inside Self Storage
    Your roadside signage is often the first thing tenants and prospective customers see when driving to or past your self-storage facility. What does it say about you and your business?
  • Extra Space Storage Inc. Announces Second Quarter 2015 Dividend
    By Extra Space Storage, Inc.
    Extra Space Storage Inc. (the "Company") (NYSE: EXR) announced today that the Company's board of directors has declared a quarterly dividend of $0.59 per share on the common stock of the Company for the second quarter 2015.  This is a 25.5% increase over the previous quarter.  The dividend is payable on June 30, 2015 to stockholders of record at the close of business on June 15, 2015. 


  • Jefferies Updates Self-Storage REITS - Top Picks After Strong Q1 Earnings
    By Bill Zoller, Benzinga Staff Writer
    Jefferies & Company published a research report updating the self-storage REIT sector and adjusting price targets after Q1 earnings and guidance.
  • Sean Delaney Expands The Mele Storage Group Into The Mid-West Market- Chicago -
    By Marcus & Millichap
    Marcus & Millichap announced that Sean Delaney, First Vice President Investments at Marcus & Millichap will expand the Mele Storage Group brand into the mid-western states. Sean will partner with Michael Mele; Senior Vice President Investments and founder of The Mele Group of Marcus & Millichap. Sean will serve as a broker, marketing self-storage properties in the firm’s Chicago office.