U.S. self-storage industry statistics
All the fun stats you want to see when it comes to self-storage. Like for instance, did you know the industry is valued around 32.7B. Now that is a lot of cheddar. Self-Storage Construction Spending By Month 2004-2017 Learn more about the stats…
Do you know how fast the self-storage industry is growing?
Who would have thought selling 10x10 foot spaces would be so profitable but once was an untold story and industry that hardly anyone was talking about, is now an upcoming and profitable industry to invest in. The first quarter 2016 data shows that non-climate controlled properties saw rent growth of 3.9 percent, ahead of…
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Food for thought... SOURCE: Self Storage Industry Statistics – Statistic Brain, September 4, 2016. 2017 Statistic Brain Research Institute, publishing as Statistic Brain. http://www.statisticbrain.com/self-storage-industry-statistics/
What are common ways facilities lose money?
The self-storage business has ups and downs based on predictable--or sometimes unpredictable--factors. Maybe it's simply the economy, local competition, or even the weather. What are some other ways you've seen a site lose money, for whatever reason, and did the issue get resolved?
What are customers looking for in a self-storage facility?
It's a deceptively simple concept: Get a bunch of rooms with locks on the doors and let people store their stuff there. So why do some facilities in my neighborhood of Raleigh, NC seem to do better than others? How are customers choosing one facility over the other? There are some basic aspects that every customer looks…