Store Space Self Storage has sprinted out of the gate after opening shop last spring. The company is spearheaded by Chris Harris and Rob Consalvo, former executives at iStorage. The Orlando, Florida-based company already is operating seven locations in its home state, Texas and Indiana, and recently purchased three more properties in Philadelphia. What enabled…

Cushman & Wakefield’s Self Storage Practice Group sold a ready-to-build self-storage site on Aurora Avenue North in Shoreline, WA, which is in North Seattle. The site is approved to build about 77,000 rentable square feet. C&W’s Greg Wells and Jim Lewis handled the transaction on behalf of seller Lake Union Partners, a Seattle private development…

Adam Williams, a businessman in Lawrence, KS, has purchased the former Bargain Depot on 23rd Street in that city, and plans to convert that building into a 20,000-square-foot self-storage space. Another party is converting another 23rd Street retail property into the 33,000-sf University Self-Storage, at the Southern Hills Shopping Center. Absolute Storage Management will operate…

Larkspur Properties, which is renovating the Yankee Station shopping center in Washington Township, OH, plans to build a self-storage facility there. Larkspur owner David Bernstein bought the center, 1510-1530 Miamisburg-Centerville Road, for nearly $2 million in November 2017. Source: WHIO Washington Twp. center that houses Original Pancake House will be renovated to lure new businesses…

A farmer’s market in Kensington, MD, may be making way for a self-storage project. 1784 Capitol Holdings LLC, a real estate developer, has proposed self-storage on a 1-acre property at 10619 Connecticut Ave., where a farmer’s market currently operates. It’s proposing a five-story building with 140,648 square feet, including 5,000 square feet on the first…

First they said yes. Then they said maybe not. In Lee’s Summit, MO, the City Council first approved a proposed self-storage business on Southeast Oldham Parkway. But two weeks later, the council voted 8-1 to remand back to the planning commission a preliminary development plan and special-use application for Extra Space of Lee’s Summitt after…

The Jenkins Organization, the developer, and ARCO/Murray, a design/build firm, broke ground on Northgate Self Storage, an 831-unit facility in Austin, TX. Located at 8875 Research Blvd, it will have 128,000 square feet, including 1,500 square feet of office space, and completion is scheduled for June 2019. Source: RE Business Online Planned MS Bardstown Road LLC, the…