The tax-reform ball is back in the Senate’s court now that the House last week passed its version of a comprehensive tax plan.
In Texas, like a lot of the country, the self-storage people stopped building during the economic collapse. Since probably 2014 things really started to pick up.
The key difference is understanding who’s residing within your market besides factual population data at an aggregate level.
Compass Self Storage Grows To 75 Locations With The Acquisition Of A Self Storage Center In Ft. Worth, TX
This marks the seventh Compass Self Storage location in the greater Dallas/Ft. Worth market. It also brings the Compass Self Storage portfolio to 75 locations nationally.
City Line Capital could own more than 60 facilities in just three years’ time.
The two greatest impediments facing self-storage developers are finding a suitable site and securing approval from local government entities.
If your facility is in need of an update, do what you can to modernize it. Any improvement should help to bring in new business.
Could self-driving cars and ride-hailing services put a big dent in the self-storage sector? Or could the self-storage sector, as some industry observers foresee, actually enjoy the ride?
When it comes time to lease up a new or failing self-storage facility, every manager knows the basics: lower prices, post on aggregator sites, up your social media game, make sure you have a good w
If you were to ask self-storage developers to name the most difficult aspect to building a facility, most would probably say “finding the right land.” Ideally, you want to build close to dense area
Mesquite is among several cities across Texas, including McKinney and Pearland, that have tried to annex land before a new law goes into effect Dec.
Storage facilities need little capital outlay or upkeep, their property taxes are modest, and net acquisitions in that sector have surged.
One way to ensure payments go smoothly is to educate the customer about his options and offer him choices from the get-go.
Republicans are now proposing to reduce the individual income taxes paid by pass-through owners by about $450 billion over 10 years.
The tax break is used widely among private-equity managers, venture capitalists, certain real estate investors and hedge fund managers.
One major way self-storage owners can improve business sustainability is by building and retrofitting storage facilities to be more environmentally sustainable.
As self-storage operators review their rental agreements for possible 2018 updates, the three hottest issues revolve around consent for text communication, arbitration for dispute resolution and ma
The companies showed gains in key areas, particularly funds from operations (FFO) and net operating income (NOI), while also achieving increases in occupancy.
The wave of self-storage development makes Dallas one of the most oversupplied storage markets in the country.
Though overbuilding is of some concern, vacancies are expected to remain at or near 10.2% until the end of 2017. If oversupply should occur, research suggests it will be confined to the top five mo
Upon completion, The Keep Storage in San Antonio will offer more than 87,000 square feet of net rentable storage space across 645 units.
Officials at Jernigan Capital Inc., a merchant bank and advisory firm serving the self-storage industry, believe the current rate of new facility supply coming to market has been largely overstated
The self-storage industry can expect a soft landing from the current surge of development activity, according to Dean Jernigan, CEO of the publicly-traded investment REIT Jernigan Capital.
International self-storage development is surging as major population centers continue to embrace the product and institutional funding looks for scalable development partners.
The value of your self-storage property is like your blood pressure; it’s not something you need to track daily, but you should check it every few months to ensure the numbers are moving in the rig
At first glance, it may appear as though the self-storage real estate investment trusts (REITs) are acquiring every property on the market. However, this is hardly the reality.
A DFW market report published in June by Argus notes that with self-storage occupancy rates sitting at record highs, “one should not be totally surprised by the number of new facilities that are or
While robots may be new to our industry, we feel they are going to play an integral part in operating an indoor self-storage facility in the future, so we are investing in pioneering this new techn
When adopting new technology for your self-storage business, don’t be afraid to make an investment.
Initial Combined Damage Estimates See $29 Billion in Commercial Property Losses, $150-$200 Billion Economic Impact from Back-to-Back Natural Disasters
Demand for storage space jumps in Houston as residents look to put belongings away and focus on rebuilding.
By Marcus & Millichap
The toll of Hurricane Harvey continues to mount as residents join government officials and insurance companies in assessing the destruction.
By REBusiness Online
Speaking to a panel of real estate professionals in the 1980s on the dangers of overbuilding during a period of economic expansion, Dallas real estate magnate Trammel