A New Platform for Self-Storage Investors

Pinnacle Storage Properties has committed to list more than $100 million in storage assets on Earn.re, a blockchain platform for commercial real estate financing designed to connect lenders and accredited investors directly with project sponsors.  To understand blockchain, you have to first understand the fundamentals of tokenization (sometimes called cryptocurrency) and blockchain technology.  What is ...
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Pinnacle Storage Properties Announces New Market Venture with the Acquisition of Five West Coast Properties

Houston, TX –August 21, 2019 – Pinnacle Storage Properties, based in Katy, Texas, proudly announces the acquisition of five west coast self-storage properties.  Storage Plus of Centralia Fords Prairie, Storage Plus of Centralia Gold, and Storage Plus of Kelso, located in Washington; as well as Storage Plus of Roseburg and Storage Plus of Winston, both ...
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Pinnacle Storage Properties Announces the Acquisition of Two New Texas Properties

Houston, TX – August 13, 2019 – Pinnacle Storage Properties, based in Katy, Texas, proudly announces the acquisition of two more Texas properties, Storage Plus of Bellville and Storage Plus of Spicewood. These properties represent the 19th and 20th additions to the Pinnacle portfolio.  Storage Plus of Bellville, formerly AAA Storage, located at 12085 Highway ...
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Why Investing in Self Storage is Red Hot

Self storage isn’t glamorous, it isn’t a mystical money-making machine, and it isn’t recession proof (but it is recession resistant). Unattractive warehouse-type buildings, filled with cubicles that are crowded with people’s possessions do not have the sex appeal of a high-end shopping mall or a luxury apartment complex. Nevertheless, these humdrum facilities have become big ...
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How to Work with Investors to Raise Capital for Self-Storage Deals

Investing in self-storage is an excellent option for the individual who is looking for asset class diversification through real estate investments. The advantage of self-storage investment is that it provides a more stable and predictable cash flow than a volatile stock market. The first step is to find a deal, after which you need to ...
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Partnerships Available to Self-Storage Investors

            Benefits and Challenges of Self-Storage Partnerships A general lack of significant yield available in lower risk vehicles is forcing investors to get creative.  Many investors are exploring asset class diversification as an alternative to the stock market. Self-storage is particularly attractive because readily available capital and low interest rates have provided an abundance of opportunity ...
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Storage Plus of College Station

Renovation and Expansion Updates Storage Plus of College Station, formerly College Station Self Storage, is  undergoing a major renovation and expansion. Located at 11990 Old Wellborn, Storage Plus of College Station is one of the major storage facilities for Texas A&M students and the surrounding College Station neighborhoods. We’ve completed aesthetic and security updates at ...
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Newly Expanded Storage Plus of Katy

Storage Plus of Katy, formerly Franz Road Self Storage, one of our leading facilities, has been undergoing a significant property expansion that is nearing fruition. This facility, located on Franz Road, across the street from St. John XXIII Preparatory School, offers residents and businesses in Katy, Texas an exceptional storage experience. The multi-faceted expansion, which ...
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Self- Directed IRA’s: Investing in Real Estate

A self-directed IRA is unique due to the available investment options and because it puts the owner in control. What is a self-directed IRA? Technically, a self-directed IRA is not any different than other IRAs (or 401ks). IRAs were created by the government to permit investments to grow tax-free or tax-deferred, compounded over time, to ...
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Self-Storage as a Real Estate Investment: Who is the typical self-storage investor?

Self-storage is not a glamourous industry.  Uninteresting warehouse-type buildings, filled with cubicles that are overflowing with people’s belongings, do not have the sex appeal of a glitzy shopping mall or a sophisticated designer furniture store.  Locations on noisy roads or the outskirts of town are standard.  These facilities, however, have become big business and are ...
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