THE PROOF IS IN THE REIT INDEX
REITS are a security that invests in real estate. Self-Storage REITS ranked among the top 20 out of 180 over 20 years.
GREAT FOR THE PASSIVE INVESTOR
Self-storage offers cash flow performance and value-add potential, and is experiencing high occupancy due to increased demand. In addition, rental rates are increasing due to low supply. Self-storage is needed during economic downturns as well as during an economic expansion.
PROVEN GROWTH OVER TIME
-$27 billion industry
-Fastest growing segment of commercial real estate industry for over 40 years.
-Experienced 4.46% growth in 2016 alone.
-Average national occupancy is 92%.
-9.5% of American households rent a self-storage unit.
-Self-storage businesses have relatively low operational costs.
-Very few human dependencies as compared to other investments.
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