1.  An operator may not knowingly permit a leased space at a self-service storage facility to be used for residential purposes.  An occupant may not use a leased space for residential purposes.

 2.  An operator may enter the leased space at all times which are reasonably necessary to insure the protection and preservation of the self-service storage facility or any personal property stored therein.

Terms Used In Missouri Laws 415.410

  • Lien: A claim against real or personal property in satisfaction of a debt.
  • person: may extend and be applied to bodies politic and corporate, and to partnerships and other unincorporated associations. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Personal property: includes money, goods, chattels, things in action and evidences of debt. See Missouri Laws 1.020
  • Property: includes real and personal property. See Missouri Laws 1.020

 3.  Prior to placing any personal property into his or her leased space, each occupant shall deliver a written statement to the operator or indicate in the rental agreement of such leased space containing the name and address of each person having a valid lien against such personal property and the name and address of any third-party owner of personal property stored or to be stored in the leased space along with a description of such personal property.

 4.  The lessee shall be informed in writing that the lessor either does or does not have casualty insurance on the lessee’s property.

 5.  If the rental agreement contains a limit on the value of property stored in occupant’s space, such limit shall be deemed to be the maximum value of the stored property and the maximum liability of the owner for any claim for loss of or damage to stored property.