Storage Authority has you covered with Morrow Hill! We start by understanding you, your goals and your finances. Unfortunately most people and brokers start by looking on Loopnet. Big mistake, as Loopnet is where we find about 10% off our self storage sites. If thats your plan or your brokers plan it could take you […]
Now is one of the best times ever to join the self-storage industry. I hope you have a minute to read a little about my self storage story and Storage Authority. I became a self storage expert by learning in the trenches. As a professional engineer I designed my first self storage over 30 years ago […]
Look for the right size parcel of land. Land size depends on the size facility you are going to build, the quality of the land, (shape, slope, easements, wetlands etc.) zoning, and if you are going to build a single story or multi story facility. Typically, we recommend a new developer build 50,000 sf […]
Your Self Storage Planning – Site Selection – Design – Build Over 150 proven ideas to save you time and money and make you a success! By Marc Goodin Chapter 4 Why New Construction Vs. Buying Existing Facilities. 1.Be Closer to Home. There Are Very Limited Quality Facilities Presently for […]
Tips & Thoughts From The Inside Self Storage World Expo By Marc Goodin Its always fun to go to the ISS Self Storage Convention every April in Las Vegas. It seams to get bigger and bigger every year. Now that self storage is a $26-billion-dollar industry and growing a billion dollars a year, I am […]
The 3 Biggest Myths About Rental Prices By Marc Goodin First I want to show you a chart for the 22 self storages near my Coventry self storage. As you can see there is a huge difference between the low & high prices and even between the average and the high prices. The high prices […]
About the author
Marc Goodin has designed dozens site plans for self storage facilities and many other businesses over his 25 year career as a Professional Engineer. He sold his engineering practice to concentrate full time on his self storage businesses. He owns three self storage facilities he designed and built, including one international facility in Canada. His proven business and marketing street smarts has helped his clients develop many successful and lucrative businesses.