Portable units are filling a niche as operators are finding ways to maximize profits from their facilities.
Transacting today, more than ever, requires full understanding of a facilities fit within the market and submarkets.
So is it true that the once best-kept secret of self storage, is not much of a secret anymore?
Understanding the current development cycle, is it time to hunker down until the cycle bottoms out?
But which city has the highest daily influx of residents? The self storage industry should take note.
Relative to many other businesses in the broader economy, storage remains moderately resilient.
We all know valet service is an increasingly popular element for millennials, but what other trends have emerged?
What are the key elements that give self storage the extra edge for surviving tough economic times?
Having the ability to analyze demand is key in site-selection, so don't wait until its too late.
There is now over 1.7 billion square feet of self storage space in the U.S., or approx. 5.4 square feet per person.