Leland Self Storage has opened in Leland, NC, with a three-story, 75,000-square-foot building, nearly 500 units and a heavy emphasis on climate control to counteract the state’s high humidity. The new facility is aimed at the Brunswick County and greater Wilmington area markets. The Leland location is 100 percent climate-controlled, which co-owner Manoj Bhatia said…

An affiliate of Salt Lake City, UT-based self-storage REIT Extra Space Storage Inc. bought a self-storage facility in Bradenton, FL, for $10.4 million from BH Caruso Storage LLC of Sarasota, FL, according to the Sarasota Herald-Tribune. The 48,100-square-foot facility, at 5225 Caruso Road, opened last year. It sits on 3 acres. An affiliate of Miami,…

The Brentwood Planning Commission in Tennessee has approved a site plan for a Bell Self-Storage facility of 100,000 square feet at 236 Wilson Pike Circle. Bell & Associates Construction is backing the project. It would the largest of seven self-storage facilities in Brentwood. The property previously was the site of Jim Johnson Landscaping. Source: Nashville…

A prolific developer in New York City, NY, is putting the brakes on new self-storage projects there after the city imposed what amounts to a freeze on self-storage development. Adam Gordon, president of New York City-based Madison Development LLC, told the SpareFoot Storage Beat that with opportunities in their home market now limited, he and…

Saratoga Springs, NY-based Prime Storage Group purchased a self-storage facility in the Astoria neighborhood of Queens, NY, for $94 million. The sellers were New York City, NY-based Madison Development LLC, which built the 173,990-square-foot facility, and a fund affiliated with Newark, NJ-based insurance giant Prudential Financial Inc., according to The Real Deal. The facility, at…

A Missouri-based real estate developer is going beyond its Midwestern roots to grow its self-storage brand. Currently, NorthPoint Development’s Beyond Self Storage brand operates three self-storage facilities. One facility is in the Kansas City, MO, suburb of Overland Park, KS, and the two other facilities are in St. Louis, MO, and the St. Louis suburb…