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BUILDING CODES UPDATE: SSA

Posted by on Jul 17, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on BUILDING CODES UPDATE: SSA

BUILDING CODES UPDATE Changes to the International Building Code Affect Self Storage With the support of its Code Committee, the Self Storage Association successfully pursued several key changes to the 2021 International Building Code.  An exception has been added to IBC Section 2902.3.3 to permit an increase in the location (to greater than every other floor) and maximum distance of travel (to greater than 500 ft) for restrooms.  The location and travel distance must be approved by the code official. The maximum allowable height of...

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Lien Law Seminar – Register Today

Posted by on Apr 10, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Lien Law Seminar – Register Today

Thursday, May 30th at the Falls Event Center in Manchester, New Hampshire. GPS address is 21 Front Street, Manchester NH 03102. Lien Law Seminar featuring Attorney Jeffrey Greenberger and SSA Legal Counsel Joe Doherty. Event begins at 12:00pm with lunch. Please register today, available seats will fill up fast! As of April 2019 we are awaiting our updated lien law to be passed by the NH House after previously being passed by the Senate. When this occurs, we will be sending an email to the membership to let them know when the changes will be...

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TechCrunch: Clutter Raising Funds (read on)

Posted by on Feb 6, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on TechCrunch: Clutter Raising Funds (read on)

Sources: Clutter is raising $200-250M led by SoftBank for on-demand storage and moving Marie Kondo’s rise as a cultural icon shows there’s big business to be had in sorting out a mess. And startups are also hoping to get in on the action. TechCrunch has learned that Clutter, a storage-on-demand service that packs up, takes away, stores and returns your possessions at the click of an app, is raising between $200 million and $250 million in funding. Sources tell us that term sheets are out but have yet to be finalised while investors go through...

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U.S. Self Storage Industry Stats From Sparefoot

Posted by on Feb 6, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on U.S. Self Storage Industry Stats From Sparefoot

https://www-sparefoot-com.cdn.ampproject.org/c/s/www.sparefoot.com/self-storage/news/1432-self-storage-industry-statistics/amp/?inf_contact_key=e8640dfbbbf762f1ff123c096b87af6c   Updated 12/19/2018 This page contains statistics about the U.S. self-storage industry compiled by The SpareFoot Storage Beat. Statistics on this page will be updated as we receive new data. If you have data that you’d like to share or have a question about data on this page, please email editor@sparefoot.com. Self-storage sector snapshot   U.S. self-storage...

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Register Today! Lien Law Seminar

Posted by on Feb 6, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Register Today! Lien Law Seminar

May 30th 2019 Lien Law Seminar ~ NOT TO MISS   Thursday, May 30 at the Falls Event Center in Manchester, New Hampshire. Lien Law Seminar featuring Attorney Jeffrey Greenberger. Event begins at 12:00pm with lunch. Please register today, available seats will fill up fast! Guests welcome!   This event is proudly sponsored by Easy Storage Solutions 

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Globe Magazine Blog: Transactions and Deals by Laura Williams-Tracy

Posted by on Jan 14, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Globe Magazine Blog: Transactions and Deals by Laura Williams-Tracy

Go Store It goes island hopping Go Store It has acquired a newly constructed storage facility located on Nantucket island in Massachusetts. This is the company’s first acquisition in the northeast. The climate-controlled facility features 672 units and 63,000 rentable square feet. “On a personal level we are big fans of Nantucket and see the demand for quality self storage on the Island. Nantucket has significant barriers to entry, and we are very pleased to now own an institutional quality asset there,” said Ryan Hanks, founder...

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Getting started in the self-storage industry by Easy Storage Solutions

Posted by on Jan 9, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Getting started in the self-storage industry by Easy Storage Solutions

Getting started in the self-storage industry can be an overwhelming experience. There are so many things to worry about when starting your own business- especially when the business comes with it’s own set of problems and prizes. There is a wealth of information and sometimes it can be difficult to sort through it. Have no fear! Easy Storage Solutions- a software vendor for the self storage industry- has created a video series that gives new owners and managers the basic information on getting started. The series includes information on...

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PRESS RELEASE: FINEVIEW MARKETING WELCOMES CHUCK VION AS CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

Posted by on Jan 3, 2019 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on PRESS RELEASE: FINEVIEW MARKETING WELCOMES CHUCK VION AS CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: FINEVIEW MARKETING WELCOMES CHUCK VION AS CHIEF MARKETING OFFICER The premier source for self-storage marketing adds experienced marketing leadership to support company’s continuing and rapid growth Austin, Texas, January 2, 2019 – Rapidly expanding Austin, Texas-based FineView Marketing strengthens its growing team of storage industry professionals with the addition of Chuck Vion as Chief Marketing Officer. Mr. Vion comes to FineView Marketing with a wealth of experience in both marketing and self-storage, serving the...

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Thank You Members!

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on Thank You Members!

Our Annual Christmas Party, sponsored by Connie Neville, SVN | C.M. Neville & Associates, Inc., was last evening at the Concord Country Club. Attendees heard from Joe Doherty, Legal & Legislative Council for the National Self Storage Association regarding our pending lien law updates. We thank Joe for being THE integral part of crafting this lien law and assisting us as we move along in this process. Paul Maglio of Storage Auction Solutions gave a great performance auctioning off raffle baskets and other goodies to benefit the NHSSA...

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SSA SPRING CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW AT GAYLORD NATIONAL HARBOR 

Posted by on Dec 11, 2018 in Uncategorized | Comments Off on SSA SPRING CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW AT GAYLORD NATIONAL HARBOR 

SSA SPRING CONFERENCE AND TRADE SHOW GAYLORD NATIONAL HARBOR  MARCH 13-15, 2019 All of our events will take place at the Gaylord National Resort and Convention Center…great for networking throughout your stay! You’ll want to be in the midst of all of our activities. This beautiful resort is situated along the shores of the Potomac River, just 15 minutes downriver from Washington, D.C., and across the river from Olde Town Alexandria, Virginia. There are plenty of things to explore right under the roof of the hotel. From the 19-story glass...

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