A&E is set to premier “Storage Wars”, their new tv series covering storage auctions, on December 1, 2010. From the previews, this show seems to contain less hype and would appear to focus more on the different folks who attend storage auctions and what their experiences are. I’m looking forward to this one…
I have to pay homage to the original storage auction blogger, and a guy I truly respect, Glendon Cameron. The articles on Glendon’s web site really motivated me to get out there and attend some auctions.
Glendon is an entrepreneur and has managed his own successful business for years that was based largely on using […]
Storage Unit Auctions are receiving a lot of coverage in the local and nationwide media right now, probably due to the two new TV shows covering this subject on Spike and A&E. As a result, I’ve seen hundreds of new participants at our local storage auctions in the past two weeks.
Most of these […]
I hit on a nice unit this week; worthy of being categorized as a “rare find.” It was an indoor, climate-controlled, 5×10 locker stacked from front-to-back with large plastic rubbermaid tubs. Although the unit was stuffed, the contents were arranged in an organized manner, tipping me off to the possibility of being worthwhile.
I had five or more auctions lined up each day this week and picked up five units. I’ll talk about my finds later; I first wanted to mention the large crowds witnessed at a few of these auctions. On Friday, two of our auctions had over sixty people in attendance. This was the most people […]
Spike TV debuted their much-anticipated new show on storage unit auctions this past week. Auction Hunters airs Tuesdays at 10pm Eastern /9pm Central and features the experiences of “two of the best prospectors in the business,” Clinton Jones and Allen Haff.
I was looking forward to this show with popcorn and beer in hand on […]
Welcome to the Self Storage Unit Auction Blog. I’m Hunter, the web site’s chief administrator and author. I’ve been attending self storage unit auctions for most of 2010 after being turned on to these events by a family member who has encountered some impressive finds in the past. When I first acquired the “bug” I […]
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