Shurgard Self-Storage, the international brand operated by U.S. real estate investment trust Public Storage Inc., has opened two new facilities in the London metropolitan area. The properties are in Deptford and Greenwich, England.
U.K. self-storage operator Big Yellow Group PLC has submitted plans with the city to expand its facility in Leeds, England. The company intends to add 28 storage units to the property at 1 Gelderd Place, according to the source.
When Storage Vault set out to build its second self-storage property in Scotland, the company first examined the needs of its customer base. What it discovered would take the growing company down a new path: mixed-use development.