The Self-Storage Story
With high demand, low overhead, and minimal labor requirements, the self-storage industry is thriving. Nationwide, "mom and pop" operators comprise about 50% of the market, although in Maine, this ownership pool is greater. Mike Pride of Scarborough Storage Solutions and Dawn LaFlamme of Swift Storage, Rockland, are among this group. The article looks at the profitability of the sector and new opportunities in rural communities.
Schreiber, Laurie, "The Self-Storage Story" (2021). Maine News Index – MaineBiz. 7942.