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5 Breakthrough Apps at SXSW 2015 for your Self Storage Business

5 Breakthrough Apps at SXSW 2015 for your Self Storage Business

SXSW is an annual music, film and interactive conference that has become a major leader in technology and social networking trends. Each year, brands from all over the U.S. showcase what’s next for business and technology and the 22nd installation of this event was no exception. This year, there were a number of breakthrough apps and we’ve rounded them up…

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Jernigan Capital IPO Makes Big Moves in Self Storage

Jernigan Capital IPO Makes Big Moves in Self Storage

Jernigan Capital, founded by former CEO of CubeSmart and Storage USA, is aiming to refinance riskier loans and tendered $5 million in shares this week in a initial public offering (IPO). The mortgage based REIT is focused on lending…

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Twitter Acquires Video Streaming App - Periscope

Twitter Acquires Video Streaming App - Periscope

As one of the largest film, interactive and music festivals and concerts South by Southwest (SXSW) gets ready to wrap this week, we’ve seen the introduction of a variety of new online marketing initiatives. One such was Meerkat, a…

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Newport News Building Gets Self Storage Makeover

Newport News Building Gets Self Storage Makeover

There have been self storage facilities underground in caves and even those in new-age, high tech structures. Now, a 58-year-old factory building can add ‘self storage’ to its legacy as it was recently converted to a new facility – All

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Lost Fans on Your Self Storage Business' Facebook Page? Here's Why.

Lost Fans on Your Self Storage Business' Facebook Page? Here's Why.

Self storage marketers know the value that social media plays when spreading the word about their business. The people who like a page on Facebook are arguably the most valuable type of audience. These are people who voluntarily connect with…

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More Self Storage Valet Services Pop Up Overseas

More Self Storage Valet Services Pop Up Overseas

There has been an influx of self storage valet services lately and the market is doing well internationally too. A couple weeks ago, valet self storage startup Spaceship in Singapore had a soft launch and now Kuwait and London are…

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Do People Love Self Storage?

Do People Love Self Storage?

What the heck is going on? Why do Americans need so much space when we apparently lived fine without it 30 years ago?

Well, we are acquiring more stuff "we need" every day and our living spaces are…

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