100+ Kmarts for You to Convert To Self Storage for HUGE Profits! by Marc Goodin Conversions of exiting building into self storage is typically faster then building from scratch. And often these empty grocery stores, Wal marts, sears, Kmarts etc are located in high population and high traffic areas so they are prime self storage […]
The One Hour Self Storage Preliminary Demand Review By Marc Goodin 1/2017 Demand is one of the several items that must be reviewed to determine if a property is suitable for a new self storage development. It is important not to over assign to much importance to Demand or any one of the item or […]
Storage Authority The Best Business For The Busy Professional Would you rather take a shot or sit in the bleachers and wonder what it is like to play? The DOW lost 2.23% in 2015 – There is a much better place to invest your time & money! Storage Authority’s high demand manager driven operations, […]
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 […]
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.