Self Storage Developmental,
Feasibility and Consulting Services
Choosing a consulting firm that specializes in self-storage feasibility studies can make all the difference. Universal Storage Group produces one of the most thorough self-storage feasibility studies in the industry, and also provides new facility design and start-up consultation. In fact, Universal Storage Group has developed more Facility of the Year winners than any other management company in our industry. Seasoned owners, new start-ups and developers, and every owner and investor in between can benefit from our expertise and knowledge.
Our Developmental Solutions Include:
Comparable Survey of Existing Product
Comparable facility studies and current photographs, mapping and current rental rates with any special features found in the market place and online.
Feasibility Study Package
- Summary of the Comp Study above
- Start-up cost and working capital requirements
- Detailed unit mix with market average rates for proforma of five year income and five year detailed expense projections
- Five year projections with month by month lease up details and monthly cash flow to be expected
- Months 1-60 detailed development cost template, with internal rates of return
Consulting is also available for:
- Suggested store style and design
- Logo and brand development
- Consulting with chosen architect for our provided layout of office and apartment, if applicable
- Gate and access points and traffic flow
- All operational considerations and equipment locations for operating system, flat panel locations, customer amenities, point of sale, onsite events, promotional items and marketing materials, etc.