Industry News

Be on the lookout for future Lunch-N-Learns in your market…

Be on the lookout for future Lunch-N-Learns in your market…

Colliers Self Storage Group’s Tom Gustafson, Matt Davis and Matt Bilger recently teamed up with Janus International’s Jamie Tuck and Theresa Gallas to hold Lunch-N-Learns in Cincinnati, Columbus and Cleveland.  These… Read more ⇢
Self-storage industry reacts to the coronavirus pandemic

Self-storage industry reacts to the coronavirus pandemic

In an informative article by John Egan from Sparefoot, Egan discusses how our industry is approaching this pandemic.  All across the country there has been a compassionate response to many of… Read more ⇢
Key 2019 Self Storage Takeaways 

Key 2019 Self Storage Takeaways 

Interest Rates dropped in early 2019 to all time lows spurring the continuation of investor and developer activity.   Significant equity remains to be placed in … Read more ⇢
Understanding Self Storage occupancy types

Understanding Self Storage occupancy types

In a recent article by Scott Lewis-CEO, Spartan Investment Group LLC, Scott discussed the various Occupancy types, their differences and the affects on performance measurement. “As self-storage operators, we’re… Read more ⇢
Some CT communities put self-storage facilities on pause

Some CT communities put self-storage facilities on pause

As reported in a recent article By Gregory Seay of the Hartford Business Journal, some Connecticut communities are pausing Self-Storage development. “Self-storage facilities, a development staple nationwide in recent years amid shrinking… Read more ⇢
Yardi forecast, not positive for the Self Storage industry

Yardi forecast, not positive for the Self Storage industry

In a recent article  by Beth Mattson-Teig, Yardi data suggests a short term stall in self-storage growth. She notes that “The latest industry data suggests that new supply is… Read more ⇢
Real Estate Investing-Can it help you keep more of your hard earned money at tax time?

Real Estate Investing-Can it help you keep more of your hard earned money at tax time?

In a recent article by Holly Williams of Forbes, Holly touches on the tax law changes that may work to the Real Estate Investors benefit. “We have all heard that the… Read more ⇢
Public Storage (NYSE:PSA), proving to be a solid investment

Public Storage (NYSE:PSA), proving to be a solid investment

In a recent article featured on Income Investors, By Robert Baillieul, Public Storage (NYSE:PSA), has been described as a solid investment, that provides substantial dividend income for investors. “Public Storage Has… Read more ⇢
Clutter Announces $152 Million Acquisition of the Storage Fox Portfolio

Clutter Announces $152 Million Acquisition of the Storage Fox Portfolio

An informative article from the AIT NEWS DESK First Real Estate Acquisition in the Self-Storage Space, Will Expand Services in the New York Market… Read more ⇢
Self Storage facilities have hit the big leagues…

Self Storage facilities have hit the big leagues…

The U.S. self-storage sector has joined the big leagues, recently attracting a great deal of interest from investors. Over the past two decades, sales volume of self-storage properties has totaled approximately… Read more ⇢
The Value of the Self Storage Broker

The Value of the Self Storage Broker

The occurrence of buyers coming directly to owners with purchase offers is standard operation in this industry.    They are looking to buy these properties off market in hopes to get… Read more ⇢
Self-storage Software Market 2019 Analysis…

Self-storage Software Market 2019 Analysis…

Absolute Reports can be a lucrative tool in the Self-Storage industry.  Here is a quick breakdown of what they offer and a link to view a sample or purchase the reports. Read more ⇢
Selling Self Storage facilities in an environment of changing economic and market dynamics

Selling Self Storage facilities in an environment of changing economic and market dynamics

42% of the top markets tracked in the US are experiencing rental rate declines due to oversupply with over 650 new facilities currently under construction and another 1000 + in planning… Read more ⇢
Market Fundamentals, Coupled with a Financial Test for Your Next Acquisition

Market Fundamentals, Coupled with a Financial Test for Your Next Acquisition

Prior to spending a lot of time and money on a new self storage  site or purchasing your next stabilized asset, it is important that investors understand area demographic data, sub… Read more ⇢
Yardi Matrix: New Projects Braking U.S. Self Storage Rent Growth 

Yardi Matrix: New Projects Braking U.S. Self Storage Rent Growth 

Low-development Western metros boast the highest listed rates SANTA BARBARA, California, July 29, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — Demand for self storage space remains strong in most U.S. metros, but a new report… Read more ⇢

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