My Neighborhood Storage Center of Magnolia, which will have 700 climate-controlled units, is part of an under-construction mixed-used, retail development in downtown Orlando, FL. Liberty Investment Partners Inc., working with private investors, is developing the three-story property, which will include six retail spaces with a total of 15,000 square feet, a restaurant and drive-thru. It will be located within the North Quarter District and surrounding areas. The develop is marketing the project with the slogan #EatShopStore.

My Neighborhood Storage Center will be part of a mixed-use project in downtown Orlando.


Uncle Matt’s Self-Storage is coming to 315 W. Branch Ave. in Pine Hill, NJ, with 13 buildings and 74,000 square feet plus another 1,100 sf of office space. The Camden County Planning Board approved the plans presented by owner Matt Portnoy, who previously completed two other facilities and is developing two more. Source: Philadelphia Business Journal

U-Haul has bought nearly 6 acres for a site on the east side of Highway 380 and Loop 288, where it plans to build a three-story, 100,000-square-foot storage facility in Denton, TX. It will have more than 700 indoor, climate-controlled units. The facility is scheduled to be completed by fall 2020. Source: Denton Record-Chronicle

U-Haul also spent $4.5 million to purchase a former Kmart store at 1180 Walnut Bottom Road in South Middleton Township in Pennsylvania. U-Haul will convert the site into a company moving and storage center with indoor units. The former Kmart store has 117,800 square feet and nearly 34 acres. U-Haul also bought a former Kmart at 1094 Haines Road in Springettsbury Township, also in Pennsylvania. Source: Penn Live

On Aug. 28, the Brooklawn (NJ) Planning and Zoning Board will consider the application of Asset Management LLC to build a three-story self-storage facility at 141 Kings Highway, Borough of Brooklawn. Source: South Jersey Observer

The Planning Commission in Sandy Springs, GA, will hear developer Taylor/Theus Holdings Inc.’s proposal at its Aug. 27 meeting to bring a three-story self-storage facility to a site now taken by a shopping center just south of I-285, at 120 Northwood Drive. Also at that meeting, the commission will consider a self-storage proposal for 8040 Roswell Road. It would displace several businesses, a church and the Community Assistance Center nonprofit, but also might create a new city park and include a new place for CAC. Source: Reporter Newspapers

My Choice Self Storage plans to open Eastside Storage at 500. N. River Road in West Bend, WI this fall. Source: Washington County Insider

My Choice Self Storage coming soon to West Bend, WI.

Harlan Douglass, who has built many storage units in the Spokane, WA area, plays to put up Airway Heights Mini Storage at 1346 S. Campus Road in West Plains, WA. The $5.8 million project would have 14 pre-engineered metal storage facilities, a two-story office and a 32,000-square-foot RV canopy for vehicle storage. His company, Douglass Properties, most recently built a storage facility at the former Joe E. Mann Center, 4415 N. Market St., in Hillyard. It has 12 one-story buildings, 88,000 square feet and an estimated worth of $4 million. Source: The Spokesman-Review

Completed opened a new four-story facility at 3846 Rochester Road in Troy, MI. Source: Crain’s Detroit Business

Bruce Goldberg