Once a staple in the self-storage industry, the manager’s residence has fallen in popularity as staffing dynamics have shifted. Although some properties, especially owner-operated sites, still contain an apartment or small home, few new developments include them.
In a recent thread on Self-Storage Talk, the industry’s largest online community, a member asks if others would add a manager’s apartment to a new project. The group discuss the pros and cons. Read what they have to say and add your own insight. Have you ever lived on site? Would you? Join the conversation!