Self-storage developers in Denver, CO, already were dealing with a report that claimed the city is saturated with self-storage facilities. Now, the Denver City Council has tightened building restrictions on storage facilities with an unanimous May 20 vote to ban the construction of self-storage facilities within one-quarter mile of any RTD (Regional Transportation District) light-rail…

Some 73 million jobs could be eliminated through automation by the year 2030, according to a recent report from McKinsey. Advanced robotics and artificial intelligence threaten to slash work opportunities for everyone from insurance adjusters to fruit pickers. So, just how vulnerable are self-storage managers? Self-storage kiosks are not a new phenomenon – they have…

Austin, Texas — March 29, 2018 — SpareFoot, the world’s largest online self-storage marketplace, has agreed to acquire SiteLink, a leading provider of cloud-based software solutions for the self-storage industry. The deal will bring together two dynamic companies and allow the combined business to accelerate investment, drive innovation and generate value for both consumers and facility…