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Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:50:00 GMTFive Star Development LLC, which operates eight Five Star Storage properties in Minnesota and North Dakota, has purchased an additional three self-storage facilities in North Dakota. The company acquired Crossroads Storage and American Roughrider Storage in Fargo for $2.2 million as well as Legacy Storage Solutions in Bismarck for $5.6 million.
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 22:41:00 GMTArmadillo Self Storage, a member of the Big Yellow Group PLC family of storage properties, is supporting the KM Big Charity Quiz. The fundraising event generates money for various charities as well as educational programs and resources provided by KM Charity Team, a nonprofit serving schools in Southeast England. The events have raised
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:20:00 GMTUpdate 3/28/17 – The LSC Development self-storage project hit another snag on Monday when the zoning committee failed to vote at the end of a seven-hour meeting in which dozens of residents voiced opposition to the plan. Though the meeting was supposed to focus on the self-storage portion of the overall project, several residents raised
Tue, 28 Mar 2017 21:13:00 GMTTNT Self-Storage Management, a third-party management firm serving the self-storage industry, has received a customized suite of cash-management services from Pacific Mercantile Bank. The specialized program integrates with TNT’s accounting software and can be applied to individual self-storage facilities in its portfolio. The facility
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:39:00 GMTPhoenix-based U-Haul International Inc., which operates more than 1,300 self-storage locations across North America, is partnering with Humble Design, a nonprofit that provides home furnishings to people transitioning out of homelessness, to extend its services into nine new markets by 2020. U-Haul will provide space to store donations as well as
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 21:36:00 GMTSelf-Storage Talk (SST), the industry's largest online community, recently surpassed the 100,000-post milestone. The last significant marker was passed in December 2015 when the site exceeded 8,000 members. SST currently boasts 8,826 members and features 10,600 discussion threads in 20 topical subforums.
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:33:00 GMTThe New Mexico Legislature has passed Senate Bill 301 (SB 301), which would allow self-storage operators in the state to sell tenant insurance to customers. The measure would grant operators a limited-lines license to sell only policies covering the loss of contents stored in rented storage units. The bill will make its way to Gov. Susana Martinez
Mon, 27 Mar 2017 20:24:00 GMTSelf-storage developer Citadel Storage Partners I LP, a Delaware limited partnership, has received approval to begin construction on a three-story facility in St. Matthews, Ky., a suburb of Louisville. Company affiliate Dupont Self Storage LLC acquired the 2.5-acre site at 1403 Browns Lane for $1.35 million. The developer plans to build a
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:50:00 GMTThe unusual legacy of the “Million Dollar Beggar,” an eccentric collector and businessman who stashed his valuables in three Coney Island, N.Y., self-storage units, will be featured on an episode of “Strange Inheritance,” set to air March 27, 9:30 p.m. ET, on the Fox Business Network.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:38:00 GMTTexas-based SurePoint Self Storage has launched a fifth development in the Greater Houston area. The company will build a three-story, 90,000-square-foot facility on 2.21 acres in Sugar Land, at the intersection of Voss Road and Highway 6. Construction is scheduled to begin this winter, according to a press release.
Fri, 24 Mar 2017 21:15:00 GMTUpdate 3/24/17 – The Oro Valley Town Council has unanimously removed a restriction against indoor self-storage facilities in Steam Pump Village and approved the architectural concept and parking for the storage project proposed by developer 1784 Capital Holdings LLC. The company intends to build a 107,000-square-foot structure, with 80,000
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:55:00 GMTStrategic Storage Growth Trust Inc. (SSGT), a public, non-traded real estate investment trust focused on self-storage acquisition and development, has purchased a recently converted self-storage property in Garden Grove, Calif., for $18.4 million. The former industrial building sits on 3 acres at 12321 Western Ave. and comprises about 95,000
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:49:00 GMTProgressive Investment Co. LLC (PIC), a real estate development firm that operates self-storage facilities under the Access Storage Now brand, intends to add two new facilities to its portfolio in the coming months and expand three existing locations, according to the source. New locations will be in Brandenburg, Ky., and Ireland, Ind.
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 20:40:00 GMTUpdate 3/23/17 – The Kansas House of Representatives yesterday passed an amended version of the senate bill that would allow self-storage operators to sell tenant insurance to customers. With a 99-24 vote, legislators approved adding a limited line of insurance in the state’s insurance code and requiring storage operators to obtain and
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:30:00 GMTPhoenix-based U-Haul International Inc., which operates more than 1,300 self-storage locations across North America, acquired Sun City Self Storage in El Paso, Texas. The 7.28-acre property at 10485 Dyer St., which has been rebranded as U-Haul Storage of Sun Valley, was built in 2008. It comprises 87,581 square feet of storage space in 500
Thu, 23 Mar 2017 07:30:00 GMTThe Denison, Texas, Planning and Zoning Commission on Tuesday approved two conditional-use permits for a mixed-use development project that will include self-storage, a restaurant, a dance hall with lounge, and retail space. Jonathan Earnhart, who owns the property at 4006 Texoma Parkway, plans to offer space in the 31,000-square-foot building to
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:43:00 GMTAfter gathering feedback from shareholders, the board of directors for U.K. self-storage operator Safestore Holdings PLC has withdrawn proposals to adopt a new directors’ remuneration policy and replace the company’s existing Long Term Incentive Plan. As proposed, CEO Frederic Vecchioli would have received up to 2.5 million shares
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 20:23:00 GMTA wanted man who barricaded himself inside a self-storage unit in Post Falls, Idaho, for 18 hours finally surrendered to police on Tuesday after they threatened to send in a police dog though an adjoining unit. Police were called to Post Falls Mini Storage at 2655 E. Seltice Way on Monday around 10 a.m. after staff noticed Eric A. Gonzales, who
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:57:00 GMTPhoenix-based U-Haul International Inc., which operates more than 1,300 self-storage locations across North America, has acquired a property adjacent to its facility in Hanover, Ill., with the goal of converting the existing structure to self-storage, thereby expanding the current operation. The 1.53-acre site at 4N221 84th Court borders U-Haul
Wed, 22 Mar 2017 19:47:00 GMTA garage sale at a self-storage facility in Kilauea, Hawaii, last weekend raised $11,000 for the Rotary Club of Hanaei Bay. John Gillen of Kilauea Mini Storage donated the space for the fundraiser on March 18. The money will be used to support the club’s community activities, according to the source.