Life Storage Inc. will manage two self-storage facilities that opened recently.

One facility is at 5765 General Washington Drive in Alexandra, VA, built by SAFStore Inc. It has 884 climate-controlled units in a six-story building.

The second business was opened at 1450 E. Sunrise Ave. in Thomasville, NC. The one-story facility has 490 climate-controlled units. Source: Life Storage Inc. 


TJF South Plainfield I LLC seeks to put up a four-storage self-storage facility on Park Avenue in South Plainfield, NJ, and has applied for preliminary and final site plans plus use and variance approval. The building would have 110,320 square feet and 921 units. Source:

The Weaver Realty Group Inc.’s Josh Koerner and Frost Weaver handled the sale of a self-storage development site on West McNab Road in Tamarac, FL. The 1.37-acre site has approval for a 93,527-square-foot, multistory self-storage building. Weaver Realty Group is based in Jacksonville, FL and has been an Argus Self Storage Advisor Broker Affiliate since 1999. Argus is based in Denver, CO. Source: Argus Self Storage Advisors

Developers hope to build a self-storage and retail sales facility on a 4.7-acre land parcel at 11411 and 11431 Gravois Road in Sappington, MO. It would include RV and boat storage. The site currently has an automotive business. The St. Louis County Planning Commission will consider the request at its Jan. 25 meeting. Source: Call Newspapers


InSite Property Group of Redondo Beach, CA purchased a Certificate of Occupancy project at 265 Palm Harbor Blvd. in Palm Harbor, FL in the Tampa-St Petersburg-Clearwater area. It’s called SecureSpace Palm Harbor, and it’s a three-story building with 71,900 square feet of climate-controlled storage plus 67 covered parking places. InSite’s management arm will operate the facility, which is part of a 6.4-acre parcel. Source: InSite Property Group

A self-storage facility will open by Feb. 1 on the same site where a fire destroyed the Gallery at Pine Auction Service at 787 W. Swanzey Road (Route 10) in Swanzey, NH. Store-It of Swanzey is owned by John Pappas, who also owned the auction house. It will have 15,000 square feet and 111 climate-controlled units. Source: The Keene Sentinel

Bruce Goldberg