There are many ways to determine the potential value of a self-storage property. One of the most commonly used industry metrics is the capitalization (cap) rate. Though the cap rate is based on seemingly straightforward formula, arriving at a true number can be complex. In this video, periodontist and real estate investor Jeff Anzalone, aka the “debt-free doctor,” breaks down the math, explaining how cap rates are calculated and used as well as how they can help you spot good deals. Once you watch this video, you’ll be a better-informed investor!