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The Self Storage REITS

The Self Storage REITS

With an average yield of 3 percent, REITs are one of the top investments available. These income investments present a valuable opportunity due to the current demographics in the United States. Only 26 percent of millennials are married, and their exceptional level of student loan debt prevents them from getting a mortgage. Due to this, millennials are increasingly turning to…

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5 Simple Ways To Secure Your Storage Unit

5 Simple Ways To Secure Your Storage Unit

The need for a storage unit could arise for several reasons. You might want to store some things that you won’t need during winter so that they don’t succumb to any weather damage, or perhaps you just want to free…

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Weird and Extremely Interesting Facts Related to the Self Storage Industry

Weird and Extremely Interesting Facts Related to the Self Storage Industry

In 2015, the self storage industry is still flourishing. This lucrative sector is large enough to welcome more competition and always attracts businessmen who are ready to invest a significant amount of money in a self-storage facility, as well as…

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Valet Self Storage Startup Gets Celebrity Backing

Valet Self Storage Startup Gets Celebrity Backing

We previously told you about MakeSpace – a valet-style self storage service – and now it has some celebrity attention. We’ve seen that celebrities use self storage just as much as us regular folk. MakeSpace received over $10 million in…

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Self Storage Units by the Numbers (Infographic)

Self Storage Units by the Numbers - Infographic

The Self Storage industry has grown by leaps and bounds in the last 30 years, but more so in the past 5. The commercial real estate in the United States has been keeping up with the demand even through the…

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Online Self Storage Bidding Company Gets New Name

Online Self Storage Auction Company Gets New Name

A little over a month after announcing the launch of its mobile app, eBids has officially rebranded to Lockerfox. Founded in July 2014, the online self storage auction company is less than a year old but has already undergone…

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Self-Storage Units as Your Garage: Restoring Vehicles

Self-Storage Units as Your Garage: Restoring Vehicles

All over the world, thousands of people take a tremendous amount of joy from working on and restoring old cars. But for many of these people, hobbyists and professionals alike, they don’t have an honest space in which to do…

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