It’s officially summer for Long Island and New York City College student. Its back to life at home or unlike many, other move to their apartment. All colleges in the New York areas strictly request for student to move-out from the dorm within 3 weeks of end of classes. Believe it or not college students valuable self storage renters, and right as finals weeks start is the best moment to target them.
As College student p
repare to leave town, or move into new apartments, most of long island self storage provider extend their hand to give an obvious storage solution for college students. However, the question is how to approach students to get their attention and their business?
The best way to start if by offering exclusively to students a move-in special. Make it more attractive and instead of saying whole numbers, mention “for the whole summer”. New York City College Self Storage provider tend The not respect student budgets and many times loose their chance at making a sale. In the other hand, A Space Place Storage of Long Island,
provide self storage solutions for College student at competitive and low rates.
College Student are always on the social media network or online classified ads sites. There fore target that areas for business. Start with Facebook, and search for local co
lleges and universities. There friend the college and you will be able to post on the college Facebook wall your rates. Be careful to no
t over saturate the college Facebook wall page, since you can get be deleted as friend or marked as spam.
As far as classified ads, there are several in the internet that are free and very easy to use. Get the word out to college student about your self storage deal for the summer using sites like Google Places, Yelp and SpareFoot. You can also spread the word about your Summer College Self Storage deal by Posting a Craigslist ad, and sign up to be featured as a Daily Deal on college classifieds site Uloop.
If your remember the old day, where all your marketing was done with posters and banner. It has lost some popularity among teenagers. However, it is still a productive way to adverse your business by printing branded, university-centric fliers to post on community bulletin boards around campus and at local businesses frequented by students. You will have more sucess in posting this posted around coffee shops, book stores ,laundromats and convenience stores since student tend to actually stop in those places. Once you have a prospective college looking for self storage, tell him or her to tell their friend and they will get a free gift, or some sort of special for next semester.
Make your posted or Ad with the logos of the local college, and universities. This tends to make the student feel more comfortable doing business with a self storage provider .