Storage.com Integrates with Self Storage Manager™ to Help Storage Operators

Storage.com LogoStorage.com, an online directory where people can find, compare, and rent storage throughout the nation, has partnered with Self Storage Manager™, an enterprise management software powered by E-SoftSys. This partnership will benefit storage facility operators, helping them to further their online marketing efforts and manage reservations from one, easy-to-use platform.

“We are thrilled to have this new partnership,” said Nick Bilava, Director of Sales and Marketing at Storage.com. “Our clients who use the Self Storage Manager™ system will now find it much easier to have an up-to-date online presence.”

The integration between these two systems will also help operators manage inventory and pricing on Storage.com more conveniently. All information will automatically sync between Self Storage Manager™ and Storage.com, resulting in facility operators not having to make updates specifically for Storage.com.

Storage.com aims to provide storage operators with hands-off marketing solutions that provide positive return on investment (ROI), and this partnership advances that goal, as it allows storage operators to advertise their facilities on Storage.com without needing to invest additional time into marketing.

“This partnership will make it much easier for our customers to keep their listings up-to-date and have a customer’s reservation show up on the Self Storage Manager™ system,” said Brandon Taylor, co-founder and developer of the data integration software.

Storage.com continues to develop solutions that benefit the self storage industry. This partnership with Self Storage Manager™ is another example of Storage.com working to improve the quality and effectiveness of the services offered for facility operators.

About Storage.com

Storage.com is a self storage aggregation website and tool owned by Self Storage Co, LLC, and founded in 2010. As a network partner of USstoragesearch, Storage.com provides information on the largest available variety of self-storage facilities and allows for online reservations through the website. Prospective self-storage customers, using the Storage.com website, benefit from a simple and unbiased online shopping and comparison experience that is secure and easy to use. For more information, visit Storage.com or call 877-410-4311.

Storage Industry News – 3/10/2014

By Bill Hipsher, Storage.com

Self Storage NewsAllstate Self-Storage Announces Innovative Wine Storage

Arizona-based Allstate Self-Storage has announced on ongoing commitment to provide their customers with the most innovative solutions to wine storage. Allstate Self-Storage provides storage with carefully controlled conditions as a way to properly preserve wine for short or long-term durations. Allstate has facilities in four states, but currently only provides wine storage at the 4747 N 16th Street, Phoenix, Arizona location.

Wine experts say that the key to properly aging wine includes controlled light exposure, humidity levels, ambient temperature, and the amount of vibration that wine is exposed to over time. Allstate’s wine storage includes state-of-the-art digital surveillance and web accessible cameras to monitor temperature. Wine units rand from 3’x3’x4’ to 3’x3’x8’.

Allstate Self-Storage offers a wide variety of storage units and has a size guide online to help customers estimate the amount of storage space they need easily. Allstate has eight locations in Arizona and one location each in Minnesota, Indiana, and Nevada.

Sources: PRWebAllstate Self-Storage

The Benefits of Bronx, NY Self-Storage

The Bronx is known for being a highly-populated area. Most living spaces near the heart of New York City are made up of apartments or condos. Sometimes though, this space simply won’t be enough, especially for those moving in from another area.

If limited space is an issue, renting a storage unit in the Bronx is one excellent solution. Below are some of the major benefits that self-storage can provide those living in the Bronx:

  • Affordable Space – Space in New York usually comes at a price. Rather than trying to increase living space, increasing storage space through a storage unit is a significantly more affordable solution.
  • Convenience – There are lots of things that make Bronx self-storage convenient, but some of the most notable include: nearby locations, a wide variety of features to match all storage needs, and month-to-month rental agreements that give you the flexibility to use your storage unit for only the designated amount of time that you need.
  • Improves Living Space – A crowded living space is something that many people deal with wish they could change. Plenty of the things we keep around home don’t actually need to be there all the time. Freeing up some of that space can make an apartment or condo seem bigger and make the living space much more enjoyable.

Bronx, NY storage units can be used by almost anyone. Those who are just moving into the area or students that spend their breaks at home or outside of the city will find self-storage to be particularly useful for their storage needs.

Whenever you need additional space, you can find affordable storage units at Storage.com.

Treasure Island Storage Joins Storage.com

Treasure Island Storage, a major self-storage provider for businesses, students, and local markets in the New York area, recently chose Storage.com and its storage network to boost their online marketing presence and drive customers to its properties.

“The New York area is a very competitive market, and we know Storage.com can help us increase our online presence,” said Guido Tebano, Sales and Marketing Manager of Treasure Island Storage. “Their web presence and partner sites provide many additional opportunities to increase traffic at all of our locations, and their easy-to-use, pay-per-rental product was a great fit.”

“We’re thrilled to have Treasure Island Storage as a new partner at Storage.com,” said Nick Bilava, Director of Sales and Marketing for Storage.com. “They are dominant in the self-storage service in the New York and New Jersey areas, and now more people than ever who are searching for a storage solution will discover all that Treasure Island Storage has to offer.”

“Brooklyn, the Bronx, and other densely populated areas have a highly competitive marketplace when it comes to any space, especially in the storage industry,” said Bill Hipsher of Storage.com.

Right now, there are over 59 New York area storage facilities on Storage.com that can help serve the needs of storage customers in the New York area.

“This is where our shop-and-compare directory really benefits consumers all over the United States,” Hipsher added. “Consumers can sort by the size of unit they need, what they are willing to pay, and the amenities they want in seconds to find the exact unit that is right for them. This benefits storage owners as well by providing them with an excellent opportunity to reach the thousands of consumers who come to our site each month because they prefer a shop-and-compare experience that makes the search for storage units easier.”

Treasure Island Storage is a self-storage operator with 10 facilities throughout New York City and New Jersey. Treasure Island Storage is one of the fastest growing storage providers in the tri-state area and has two more projects in their development pipeline scheduled for completion in 2014. For more information, visit their site at tistorage.com.

Storage Industry News – 2/17/2014

By Bill Hipsher, Storage.com

Self Storage NewsExpert in Self-Storage Real Estate Coming to Pittsburgh February 18th

Well-known expert in self-storage investment Scott Meyers will be the keynote speaker at the Pittsburgh Real Estate Investors Association meeting on February 18.

Meyers will share his secrets on how he became a wealthy real estate investor by focusing in the niche market of self-storage within commercial real estate. Self-storage is a great investment for those who see the value in real estate but don’t want to deal with the issues of being a landlord.

Source: PRWeb

Boca Raton-Based Mission Bay Self Storage Hosts Family Fun Day

On February 16, Mission Bay Self Storage in Boca Raton, Florida hosted a Family Fun Day complete with a bloodmobile and a yard sale. The events took place from 8 a.m. to 2 p.m., while the bloodmobile was available from 7:30 a.m. to noon. The proceeds benefited the Palm Beach Museum of Natural History.

The event included food, music, raffles, a bounce house, and dinosaur and ice-age exhibits from the museum. Attendees of the Family Fun Day were also able to meet the museum curators and director. The museum encouraged vendors to join in on the fun for $20 a spot.

Source: Palm Beach Museum of Natural History