While researching self-storage facilities as an investment, you may have come across the idea that they tend to show resistance to recessions and economic slowdowns when compared with other commercial real estate investments. Let’s take a look at what makes self-storage an attractive option for real estate investors who may be searching for ways to…

In April, self-storage industry veteran Ben Carr joined self-storage owner and developer MCSS Development & Investment LLC as president. Six months later, in October, Carr has grabbed a new opportunity as president and chief investment officer at self-storage owner and developer Go Store It. In his new positions, Carr will manage Go Store It’s investment…

A real estate investment firm in Southern California has brought aboard a self-storage industry veteran to lead the formation of a storage portfolio comprising at least 100 facilities. James Hanrahan, former managing partner of Orange, CA-based RHW Capital Management Group LLC and former partner of RHW’s Store Here Self Storage Management LLC, recently joined The…

As a marketer, business development executive, public speaker and author, Tron Jordheim has witnessed a lot during his nearly 20 years in the self-storage industry. Jordheim’s latest venture in self-storage: He and Store Here Self Storage recently formed Self Storage Strategies, a consulting firm serving independent self-storage owners, operators and investors. The SpareFoot Storage Beat…