A new Bay Area on-demand storage company is on a mission to help alleviate the area’s homelessness problem while growing its business. Founded in February 2017, San Francisco-based Boombox Storage has pledged to donate the first month’s rent of any customer who switches from self-storage to its full-service model to a Bay Area homeless shelter….

Jernigan Capital Inc. has closed a $9 million investment in Orlando, FL, for a 779-unit self-storage facility. The Memphis, TN, company provides debt and equity capital to private developers, owners and operators of self-storage facilities. Dean Road Self-Storage and Cassaforte LLC of Orlando are developing the project, which will have 77,000 square feet. Construction begins…

An affiliate of Prudential Financial has paid $18.5 million for a new self-storage facility in the Little Havana neighborhood of Miami, FL. Broward Havana LLC, owned by Atlanta candy magnate Bruce Weiner, sold the five-story project at 641 NW 12th Ave. to Madison, NJ-based Prudential Variable Contract Real Property Partnership, according to The Real Deal….