Investors are still investing steadily in self-storage, although the rates of growth have slowed compared to recent years, according to CBRE’s latest Self-Storage Investor Survey. In conducting the survey, CBRE interviewed more than 50 market participants including buyers, brokers, owners (small and large operators including REITs, national and regional owners), investors, lenders and REIT analysts….

A newly formed joint venture is targeting urban infill development in Los Angeles and Northern California, and it’s looking to take risks. Miami City Self Storage (MCSS) – a developer of urban infill self-storage facilities  – and real estate investment firm Cypress Equity Investments (CEI) have teamed up to create Pacific Storage Partners. MCSS Partner…

A North Carolina-based company is raising up to $10 million to acquire self-storage facilities and convert them into fully automated, unmanned operations. Raleigh-based 10 Federal Storage said their acquisition fund will focus on acquiring ‘mom & pop’ operated facilities located throughout the Southeast, with a concentration in North Carolina. The company started raising money in…