You typically need between $200K to $400K. More or less depending on your experience, time committed to the project and location. Here are some general ideas to get you thinking. Concept Budget 1: – No land Chosen – 50,000 square foot facility Typical Land Requirements Typical Single Story: 4 usable acres, up to 5 acres for strict […]
The Top 7 – Why Self Storage Now? 1. There Has Never Been A Better Time To Get Started. 2. Extremely Profitable – 30% Plus Returns Vs. 0-10% Returns For Other Real Estate Development Like Apartments Or Hotels. Self Storage Not Only Provides Present Day Income But It Also Provides Retirement Income. 3. Abundance […]
The State of Self Storage June 2015 – New & Old Its been an incredible spring. The basics are the same but the are always new ideas, strategies, technologies and marketing that must be considered. The Spring ISS conference was a huge success for everyone who attended. Here is one Q/A on customer service presentation […]
Storage Authority Press Release April 2nd, 2015 www.StorageAuthorityFranchise.com Marc Goodin, Storage Authority Co founder and President designed his first self-storage over 25 years ago as a young civil engineer, today he owns several successful self-storages, is a sought after consultant and a best selling author, writing several books based on the needs in the […]
The Self Storage Profit: Product-Process – People PART 2 http://www.SelfStorageMarketing101.com I love watching The Profit on TV. He is always about making things better for both the owner and clients – checks and balances. Too often we are just like the failing businesses on the show – doing the same old thing and expecting […]
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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.