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Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:14:00 GMTA self-storage project proposed by real estate developer Donald Jones would supplant a popular wildflower field on South 31st Street in Temple, Texas. Though the site is a favorite place for locals to take pictures during the spring, residents were more concerned with the impact the project could have on the nearby Deerfield Estates subdivision
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 21:07:00 GMTEG Funds Management, an Australia-based real estate fund manager, has acquired a StoreLocal self-storage facility in Northcote, Australia, for $13.45 million from storage investment group StoreInvest. The asset at 150 Arthurton Road comprises 4,650 square meters of leasable space in 550 units. It’s the first acquisition made under Yield Plus
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:58:00 GMTJernigan Capital Inc., a merchant bank and advisory firm serving the self-storage industry, has closed on a $14.1 million self-storage investment with Atlanta developer RRB Development LLC. The companies intend to build a multi-story facility comprising 92,935 net rentable square feet in 1,049 climate-controlled units, according to a press
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 20:40:00 GMTEvidence from the 2006 murder of a teenager was found last month in a Freemont, Colo., self-storage unit that had gone to auction after the tenant, a sheriff’s detective, failed to pay the rent. Fremont County Sheriff's Office (FCSO) Lt. Det. Robert Dodd was placed on administrative leave after a bloody rope and ax believed to be connected
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:28:00 GMTMarcus & Millichap, a commercial property-investment firm, announced the addition of Bruce Lynch and Lisa Loesel to The Gorman Group, a team of self-storage investment advisors based in the company’s Atlanta office. Both brokers live in and will focus on facility sales in the Carolinas, expanding the group’s reach, according to a
Fri, 20 Jan 2017 18:23:00 GMTReal estate developer Mike Herro of Herro Brothers LLC received approval from city planners this week to build a new self-storage facility in Oconomowac, Wis. Council members unanimously approved the conditional use permit on Jan. 17 for the 3.1-acre property at 1201 Commerce St. Alderman Ken Herro, Mike’s brother, was absent from the
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:26:00 GMTThe Woburn, Mass., Planning Board has unanimously recommended the city council approve an ordinance that would eliminate self-storage as an allowable use in the city’s business-interstate, industrial-park and industrial-general zoning districts. The measure is sponsored by council president Richard Haggerty, who believes self-storage
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:25:00 GMTReal estate developer Jason Walker is holding a public meeting on Jan. 26 to discuss his proposal to build a self-storage facility in Petway, Tenn. The Cheatham County Commission voted in December to postpone a discussion about rezoning the 6 acres of land on Petway Road to allow the commissioners to inspect the property. The site is in an
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:21:00 GMTStorage Shop USA, which operates 16 self-storage facilities in Wisconsin, received approval to build self-storage condominium units in Oak Creek, Wis. The Oak Creek Common Council agreed to a land-use change for the site at 331 and 401 E. Oak St. The units are expected to be available in the spring, according to the source.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:17:00 GMTWestport Properties Inc. (WPI), which operates 110 self-storage facilities under the US Storage Centers brand, announced the recent passing of company partner and vice president of development Jamie Alai. Alai died last weekend after a two-year battle with cancer.
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:17:00 GMTStorage Compass, a digital-marketing agency specializing in self-storage, is set to launch a video program on Jan. 13 that will produce customized self-storage commercials for facility operators. Different from some template-based programs, the Storage Compass video program will include choice of spokesperson, custom voiceovers and selling points
Thu, 19 Jan 2017 22:06:00 GMTThe Skokie, Ill., Plan Commission has recommended approval for a four-story self-storage facility proposed by real estate developer Scannell Properties on behalf of Berman-Lapetina Enterprises LLC. The 48-foot tall structure would be built in the 5800 block of Howard Street but requires a zoning amendment to allow the height of the building, a
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:39:00 GMTAn unidentified joint venture has acquired the Casey Storage Solutions portfolio of 13 self-storage facilities across four New England states. The deal includes six properties in Massachusetts, three in Connecticut, two in Rhode Island and two in Vermont. Together they comprise 700,000 square feet in 5,800 units and 25,000 square feet of vehicle
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:30:00 GMTUpdate 1/18/17 – The Self Storage Association Asia (SSAA), whose members represent about two-thirds of the industry’s gross floor area in the region, indicated it’s working with the Hong Kong Buildings and Fire Services Departments (FSD) on crafting safety standards that meet guidelines and are realistic for storage operators.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 22:15:00 GMTReal estate development firm Texas Land Planning & Management Services (TLPMS) received approval last month to build a three-story self-storage facility in the Southgate community of Flower Mound, Texas. Enterprise Storage will be built on Enterprise Drive adjacent to International Parkway and comprise 94,500 square feet in about 700 units,
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:36:00 GMTConstruction has begun on a new Hollow Tree Self Storage (HTSS) facility in Darien, Conn. Slated to open this fall, the property at 131 Hollow Tree Ridge Road will offer 800 to 1,000 storage units as well as vehicle and wine storage. It will also feature a solar carport, with the energy produced used to power the facility, according to the source.
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:13:00 GMTPhoenix-based U-Haul International Inc., which operates more than 1,300 self-storage locations across North America, has acquired Space Savers Self Storage in Scranton, Pa. U-Haul Storage of Scranton at 210 S. 7th Ave. comprises 28,750 square feet of storage space in 260 drive-up units. Built in 1986, it contains five single-story buildings on 2
Wed, 18 Jan 2017 21:06:00 GMTCompass Self Storage, a member of the Amsdell family of companies, has acquired a three-property portfolio in the greater Raleigh, N.C., area. Combined, the facilities comprise more than 265,000 net rentable square feet of storage space. The properties were purchased by separate affiliates of Amsdell Group LLC and Compass Self Storage LLC and will
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:33:00 GMTLeah St. Hilaire, 23, was charged with driving under the influence (DUI) on Sunday after she crashed her vehicle into a building at Eastern River Self Storage in Dresden, Maine. St. Hilaire was driving a 2001 Volkswagen Passat east on Patterson Road near River Road when she failed to stop at the intersection and collided with the building,
Tue, 17 Jan 2017 21:27:00 GMTUpdate 1/17/17 – Mayor de Blasio’s controversial proposal to ban self-storage from New York City’s IBZs, unless they obtain a special permit, could be in for a legal battle from storage operators and developers. SNL Development Group LLC, a Bronx, N.Y.-based company that has built storage facilities for CubeSmart and other