• 792-Unit Self-Storage Asset Trades Hands in Chicago's South Loop
    By Marcus & Millichap
    CHICAGO, May 17, 2017 – Marcus & Millichap (NYSE: MMI), a leading commercial real estate investment services firm with offices throughout the United States and Canada, announced the sale of Canal Street Self Storage, a 66,063-square-foot, 792-unit self-storage facility in Chicago.
  • U-Haul Opens Two Self-Storage Locations in Milwaukee Suburbs
    By U-Haul
    WAUKESHA, Wis. (May 9, 2017) — U-Haul is now serving do-it-yourself movers and self-storage customers at two new locations in Greater Milwaukee.
  • Population Growth, Rising Incomes Push Demand For Midwest Storage
    By Sara Freund,
    Employment growth in Chicago and a steady increase in household formation pushes up the demand for more self-storage facilities, according to a report from Marcus & Millichap.
  • Self-Storage REITs Release Financial Results for First-Quarter 2017
    By Inside Self Storage
    The five largest publicly traded, U.S.-based self-storage real estate investment trusts (REITs)—CubeSmart, Extra Space Storage Inc., Life Storage Inc., National Storage Affiliates Trust and Public Storage Inc.—have released financial statements for the quarter that ended March 31, 2017. In general, all five entities showed gains in key areas, particularly funds from operations (FFO) and net operating income (NOI), while also achieving increases in occupancy.
  • Marcus & Millichap Brokers $17M Sale of Self-Storage Portfolio in Greater Milwaukee
    By Kristin Hiller, REBusinessOnline
    MENOMONEE FALLS AND WAUKESHA, WIS. — Marcus & Millichap has brokered the sale of two self-storage facilities in the greater Milwaukee area for $17 million. The Vault of Menomonee Falls and The Vault of Waukesha are located 15 miles from each other and approximately 20 miles from Milwaukee. The sales price is the highest on record for a self-storage portfolio in the Milwaukee-Waukesha-West Allis metropolitan statistical area, according to a news release.