Recent press releases
SpareFoot Acquires SiteLink to Drive Innovation 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 operators in the $38 billion self-storage industry.
SpareFoot Kicks Off 10th Year with Move to New Office
The new headquarters building reflects the company culture of collaboration, creativity and collegiality.
SpareFoot Generates $1 Billion in Revenue for Storage Clients
Almost exactly nine years after two college seniors started SpareFoot in their UCLA dorm room, the company announced today that it has generated more than $1 billion in revenue for its clients.
In the news
SpareFoot's next stage: buyout by Boston private equity firm, more software for self-storage
SpareFoot will buy SiteLink Software — which makes management software that helps self-storage facilities take payments online and track their analytics.
The $38 Billion Business of Storing Your Junk Is Getting Tougher
Now that builders are catching up with demand, landlords are having a harder time raising rates.
Check out SpareFoot’s new Austin headquarters, where in-house chefs prepare lunch and employees’ dogs roam the halls
The colorful new space at University Park gives Austin-based SpareFoot more room and lots of amenities.
Lots of Room to Write About Self-Storage
Al Harris is the editor of SpareFoot's Storage Beat, which is a trade publication for the self-storage industry. He also edits the SpareFoot consumer blog, and contributes to our city-focused moving guides.
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