Automation allows operators to streamline their business, drive their revenue-management program and communicate with tenants. Learn more about the tools that can be perfectly tailored for your business.
Looking to distinguish your facility from the competition? Customer reviews may be exactly what you need. Understand the logic behind reputation management and why it’s important to respond to reviews.
When acquiring a self-storage facility, it’s important to accurately predict its upside potential, including future cash flow. Learn how to create projections and determine what you should pay for an asset.
Solar panels can be a great addition to a storage facility, and often come with financial incentives. Get advice on this technology from an owner who recently added solar panels to his three facilities.
When obtaining self-storage financing, it’s crucial to understand the capital markets and how to secure optimal terms. Get insight to markets and lending sources, as well as best practices to acquire funds.
Learn the steps to create an effective website for your storage business, one that will increase rentals and positive user interactions. See how simple it is to have a site that looks good and performs well!
The characteristics and qualities of smaller markets often make them more approachable for self-storage development. Learn the pros and cons of these markets, and how to make smaller sites financially viable.
The most genuine way to build your self-storage facility's reputation is through community involvement. Learn about “doing good and giving back,” and how to encourage employee participation.
The abundance of empty buildings has made conversions a popular choice for many new investors. Learn how to choose the right site, build a budget and what to expect during the construction process.
The words you use with tenants in the operation of your self-storage business really do matter—particularly in your rental agreement. Learn to steer clear of danger and avoid creating unnecessary liability.