Line of RVs
Orange County Options for Vehicle Storage Running Short

By Alex Hassel, Residents of Irvine, Calif., are having trouble finding a place to keep their boats, RVs, and other vehicles. In fact, has seen in an increase in the number of calls about vehicle storage from the Irvine area. Over the years, many have ...
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Cape Coral, Florida
New Cape Coral Residents Drive Local Storage Industry

By Stephanie Hyland, Though Florida is known for having a large population of retirees, the city of Cape Coral—as well as its metropolitan partner Fort Myers—has seen a growing number of college students and young professionals settling in the area. With a job market on ...
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Nashville Storage Trends See Residents Seeking More Space
Nashville Residents Seek Smaller Living Space, More Storage Space

By Vince Mancuso, A booming population in Nashville has created a growing demand for self storage, according to facility operators in the area. New residents are using storage both as a temporary place to host all of their belongings while moving into the city, as well as a ...
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Minneapolis, Minnesota
Minneapolis Storage Use Grows with Population and Changing Self Storage Industry

By Stephanie Hyland, The diverse population, established job market, and overall culture of Minneapolis, Minn., continues to appeal to college students, young professionals, and families looking for a change of scenery or new opportunities, as is demonstrated by the population growth figures in the 2012-2013 U.S. Census data. Matt Loskota, ...
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A Closer Look at UrBin with Founder Josh Ernst

By: Graci Woodworth,  UrBin (pronounced yer-bin) is a self storage solution in New York City that does the work for its storage consumers. With a mission to provide convenience and affordability, UrBin's storage process starts with storage bin delivery to the consumer, who fills up the bin(s). Any ...
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Texas Star in Dallas, Texas
Dallas Population Growth Increases Self Storage Usage

By Stephanie Hyland, Self storage in Dallas, Texas, has become a precious commodity since the beginning of 2014, and a booming population in the suburbs of Frisco and McKinney might just be one of the contributing factors. Both Frisco and McKinney claimed spots on the 2012-2013 U.S. Census 15 Fastest-Growing Large Cities of ...
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Is ExxonMobil’s Development Affecting Houston Self Storage?

By Vince Mancuso, Recently, storage facilities in The Woodlands neighborhood just north of Houston have seen spikes in storage unit capacity. In fact, facilities in the 77382, 77384, and 77386 zip codes reported capacity growths rising to nearly 98 and 99 percent after 2012, a trend that continues into ...
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Houston, Texas
How Houston’s Population Growth Has Impacted Self Storage Availability

By Vince Mancuso, Houston storage facilities in the "Inner Loop"—the Interstate 610 loop near Downtown Houston—saw considerable growth in occupancy between 2012 and 2013, according to our storage data. Facilities in the 77008 and 77009 zip codes in particular were nearly full, many seeing a 99.5 ...
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