A three-facility portfolio of self-storage facilities in Michigan has changed hands. An unidentified buyer purchased the facilities from an unidentified LLC. The purchase price wasn’t available. Emeryville, CA-based Devon Self Storage manages the properties, which are in the Michigan communities of Ann Arbor (4750 S. State Road), Lansing (708 E. Grand Ave.) and Clinton Township…

National Storage Affiliates, a Greenwood Village, CO-based real estate investment trust, has struck a deal to acquire 112 self-storage locations from Orlando, FL-based Simply Self Storage for $1.325 billion dollars. Simply is majority owned by Toronto-based Brookfield Asset Management. The portfolio features 8.7 million rentable square feet of space in over 68,000 storage units. The properties…

Safari Energy and Extra Space Storage aren’t finished with installing solar-energy units at the self-storage firm’s properties across the country. The two companies recently announced that Safari Energy, a New York-based solar developer owned by PPL Corp., has now delivered more than 6.7 megawatts of commercial solar power capacity for Extra Space at 58 sites…