Self-storage REITs offer strong returns in 2021
The pandemic has driven demand for storage space, and self-storage REITs have delivered total returns of 36% as of June 30, outpacing the broader REIT sector. Operators have sought to streamline service during the pandemic with new reservation and move-in options. "What used to be a 45-minute transaction can now be a six-minute experience," notes Public Storage's Natalia Johnson.
Full Story: The Wall Street Journal (7/6)