Self Storage en 10 Must Reads for the CRE Industry Today (October 9, 2014) <div class="node-body article-body">ASB Real Estate Investments has formed Infomart Data Centers, a national data center operator that rises out of a merger between Dallas Infomart and Fortune Data Centers. Norway’s sovereign wealth fund, the world’s largest, agreed to buy the Bank of America Merrill Lynch Financial Centre in London for $944 million. TPG Real Estate, the real estate platform of Fort Worth-based TPG private equity firm, has invested $120 million in LifeStorage self-storage facilities. These are among today’s 10 must reads from around the commercial real estate industry.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Industry Buzz International Office Private Equity Self Storage Thu, 09 Oct 2014 16:13:00 +0000 1284471 at As Self-Storage Cash Flows Rise, Competition for Assets Compresses Rates <div class="node-body article-body">Both occupancy and rents continue to rise at self-storage properties, particularly as construction is only meeting a fraction of demand, according to market experts.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> News REITs Self Storage Freemium Wed, 27 Aug 2014 14:49:00 +0000 1159571 at Self-Storage Supply Tightens <div class="node-body article-body">This year developers will add only 1.7 million sq. ft. to the market, totaling 21 new self-storage facilities, according to a first quarter report from real estate services firm Marcus & Millichap. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Development News Research & Data Self Storage Freemium Tue, 11 Mar 2014 14:10:00 +0000 662541 at Storage Wars: Investor Demand Grows for Self-Storage Properties <div class="node-body article-body">In the past, self-storage properties were often overlooked by investors, but that&rsquo;s not the case anymore.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Commentary Finance & Investment News Self Storage Freemium Fri, 03 Jan 2014 17:24:00 +0000 484371 at Strategic Storage Trust Acquires 9 Facilities for $64M <div class="node-body syndicated_content-body">In separate transactions, Strategic Storage Trust, Inc., acquired five self-storage properties located in the greater Dallas/Fort Worth and Midland, Texas markets and four self-storage properties located in Alabama and Tennessee, for a total of approximately $64 million.</div><fieldset class="fieldgroup group-images"> <div class="field-image-promo"> <img class="imagefield imagefield-field_image_promo" width="595" height="335" alt="" src="" /> </div> </fieldset> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> CPE Dallas Investment Self Storage Freemium Mon, 11 Nov 2013 20:22:00 +0000 343111 at Self-Storage Rents, Revenues Attract Investor Recognition <div class="node-body article-body">Self-storage property owners have increased their income this year because they are enjoying the best of both worlds—lower vacancies and higher rents. In fact, increased rental rates haven't deterred customers, so owners continue to lift unit rates higher every few months to see how high they can lift the ceiling.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Leasing News REITs Self Storage Freemium Wed, 02 Oct 2013 13:55:00 +0000 230801 at More and More Companies Consider Applying for REIT Status, Redefining the Meaning of CRE Ownership <div class="node-body article-body">More and more corporations that own “nontraditional” real estate are attempting to gain IRS approval to restructure as REITs. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Institutional Investors Legal News REITs Self Storage Freemium Wed, 28 Aug 2013 13:14:00 +0000 137221 at PRESS RELEASE: MINT Property Group, Ltd. Represents Seller in $880,000 Sale of Self-Storage Property <div class="field-byline"> Gino Vincent </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>William Skupa and Gino Vincent of MINT Property Group, Ltd. represented the Seller in the disposition of Westwood Storage, a 133-unit self-storage property located at 2990 Westwood Dr. in Las Vegas.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archive Las Vegas Sales Self Storage Wed, 07 Aug 2013 13:05:00 +0000 82261 at PRESS RELEASE: Talonvest Capital Closes $27 Million 5 Year Interest Only Loan for Kurt O’Brien <div class="field-byline"> Amanda Waite </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Talonvest Capital, Inc. successfully negotiated and closed a $27 million 5-year, fixed rate, full term interest only loan on behalf of a partnership between Kurt O’Brien and an institutional equity investor.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archive Finance Self Storage Tue, 23 Jul 2013 13:53:00 +0000 48991 at PRESS RELEASE: Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. Acquires Fourth Charleston Facility for Approximately $6.6 Million <div class="field-byline"> Vanessa Showalter </div> <div class="node-body article-body"><p>Strategic Storage Trust, Inc. (SSTI) – a publicly registered non-traded REIT investing in self storage – has purchased an approximately 97,000 square foot, 630-unit self-storage facility located at 8550 Rivers Avenue in North Charleston, S.C. for approximately $6.6 million.</p> </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> Archive East Sales Self Storage Thu, 18 Jul 2013 15:18:00 +0000 48171 at