After a long and distinguished career working mostly at large self-storage companies, including a few self-storage REITs, Cynthia Ashby decided it was time for a change. A year ago, she struck out on her own and founded Georgia-based Dynamic Self Storage Solutions, a sort of hybrid project management, consulting and auditing firm within the self-storage…

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…

Live Oak Bank’s self-storage lending team has been on a hot streak since its 2015 formation. The Wilmington, NC-based company finished its 165th self-storage loan in December 2017, reaching a combined $350 million in loans made to company owner/operators nationwide. But lending team leader Terry Campbell said things are cooling a bit. “I think we’re going to…