To have your transactions included in the Sold! column, submit details about your acquisitions here. The Loeffler Self-Storage Group reports the following: Buyer: Not provided Seller: Downtown Tucson Storage LLC Facility name: Wildcast Storage Location: W. Saint Mary’s Road in Tucson, AZ Net square footage: 53,581 sq.ft. Number of units: 290 units Brokers involved: Bobby…

Portable storage provider PODS has announced the appointment of Kathryn Marinello as president and CEO of the Clearwater, FL-based company. Marinello succeeds John B. Koch who held the role for eight years. Marinello comes to PODS with over 20 years of executive leadership experience, including roles as CEO of Hertz, Ceridian, and numerous divisions of…

Storable, the parent company of SpareFoot, has acquired US Storage Search and its platforms, including Storage.com. Storable issued the following statement announcing the closing of the deal: Storable empowers storage owners through industry-leading technology in many ways, including generating rental reservations through our consumer marketplace, SpareFoot. Our ability to drive high quality reservations has just…

This page is an archive of self-storage acquisition news from February 2021. To have your transactions included in the Sold! column, submit details about your acquisitions here. Acquisition news from 2/17/2021: Lee & Associates reports the following: Buyer: Not provided Seller: Not provided Facility name: Richards Place Self-Storage Location: 1939 Richards Place in Sparks, NV Net square footage: 76,406…

A family-owned self-storage operator on the East Coast is looking for a buyer for its 48-property portfolio. If successful, the deal could fetch north of $2 billion—making it among the largest portfolio transactions in self-storage history. According to a source affiliated with a potential purchaser, Columbia, MD-based ezStorage is shopping its portfolio to a limited…

As part of the sale of his multimillion truck part business RealTruck.com in 2015, entrepreneur and author Scott Bintz agreed to a non-compete clause. That meant he couldn’t launch any kind of e-commerce business for five years. So, he built a self-storage facility. “I’d sold RealTruck.com,” Bintz told the SpareFoot Storage Beat, “I built a…

This page is an archive of self-storage acquisition news from January 2021. Acquisition news from 1/27/2021 JLL reports the following: Buyer: National Storage Affiliates Seller: The Jenkins Organization Number of locations: 14 facilities Location: Texas, Minnesota, and Missouri Net square footage: 845,401 Number of units: 8,517 Brokers involved: Steve Mellon, Brian Somoza, David Berglund, and Blaise Tomazic of JLL represented…

This is an archive of self-storage acquisition news items collected during the month of November 2020. News from the week of 11/4/20 Michigan-based Storage Pros Management LLC has sold a 16-property self-storage portfolio in New England to SROA Capital, a storage-invested private equity firm based in West Palm Beach, FL. Storage Pros was represented by…