A Closer Look at the Capital Markets: Self-Storage Remains an Attractive Investment During the Recession
Let’s not sugarcoat it: Capital markets are ugly and have been since September 2007 when the debt capital markets shut down. The bad news is the ugliness has persisted for three years. The good news is we’re closer to the end than the beginning. ...
Minh Tran Joins The Jenkins Organization
Minh Tran has joined The Jenkins Organization Inc., a Texas-based commercial real estate and development company, as director of storage acquisitions. ...
Singapore’s Hersing Corp. Partners With CapStore in Self-Storage Deal
Hersing Corp. of Singapore, which operates StorHub Self Storage, a Western Union money-remittance business and ERA Real Estate, has entered into a joint venture with Cap Store, a wholly-owned subsidiary of CapitaLand, to expand its business in providing self-storage ...
U.K.’s Bridgepoint Sells Half its Safestore Self-Storage Shares
Bridgepoint, a U.K. private equity firm, is selling half of its stake in self-storage giant Safestore. ...
REITs Catching the Eye of New Investors
Real estate investment trusts (REITs) are showing better-than-expected results, leading many investors to reconsider them, despite that they’re no longer in the bargain bin. ...
Investors Get Info on Self-Storage Development at ISS Expo Las Vegas
Entrepreneurs interested in self-storage investing can get the information they need to get started (or avoid a bad investment) at the Inside Self-Storage World Expo in Las Vegas, March 1-3. ...
An Overview of Self-Storage Exit Strategies: Careful Planning for Leaving a Business
Just as starting a successful business requires planning, hard work and a little luck, so does leaving it. Here are some common methods self-storage owners can use when the day comes. ...
Marcus & Millichap Releases Self-Storage Research Report
Marcus & Millichap Real Estate Investment Services, a commercial real estate investment services firm, released its semi-annual report on the state of the self-storage industry. ...
Self-Storage: Still the Best Investment
Everyone’s feeling the pinch of the economic downturn. How is it affecting self-storage? Our author says it's still a great time to invest in the storage business. ...