Main Competitors See the section on Competitive Comparison for names of competitors. X 80 ft. Leave your name and we will call you when one becomes vacant. It is estimated that, with purchase of the building taking place in June of this year, the conversion into storage units could be completed and ready for occupancy by the end of the year.
Residents choose to rent one in a nearby town probably based on proximity to the route taken by the renter to and from work. This building as well as surrounding buildings, were connected with the now dying leather industry which flourished a few decades ago. Sebastian Stote is owner of Stote Movers, which is a family business providing residential and commercial moving since Westbury Storage will simply have to inform the public of its existence by advertising in local newspapers, and by placing Yellow Pages ads.
In addition to these sources of income, the sale of certain related items such as cardboard boxes, tape, packing materials, storage containers, plastic mattress covers, etc. However, a major factor in what you will pay depends on the area in which you build your storage unit.
Competition and Buying Patterns Convenience is probably the single most import factor in the decision of where to rent a self-storage unit. We will be open 24 hours in a day during weekends Fridays to Sundays and from am to 12 midnight from Mondays to Thursdays giving us the advantage to leverage on any available opportunity.
Business Participants Although there are a few nation-wide players in the self-storage market, the industry is still fairly dispersed in which many small companies take part.
There are some self-storage businesses which offers insurance for purchase, but the lessor can also purchase his or her own insurance for whatever items are placed inside the storage space. Returns on investment have been very impressive—often twice that of other forms of real estate investment.