Kate Scheib’s Posts

Kate Scheib’s Posts

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IRE Promotes Brian Foran as Vice President of Operations

IRE Promotes Brian Foran as Vice President of Operations Locally owned and operated Investment Real Estate, LLC (IRE) announces the promotion of Brian Foran, from Director of Operations to his new role as Vice President of Operations. Brian Foran has been the Director of Operations for the Investment Real Estate Group of Companies (IREGC) since […] Read More

Owner’s Guide to Self Storage Lease Terms and Policies

Crafting well-written and established lease terms and policies for self-storage facilities is vital for keeping your storage operations running smoothly and ensuring the best business outcomes possible. Drafting a storage facility manual or lease shouldn’t be a one-and-done process. It is important to periodically review your current storage rental terms in order to keep them […] Read More

Misconceptions About Self Storage Development

Right now, the self-storage industry is in a construction boom, with many self-storage facilities under construction all across the country. Chances are good that if you’re reading this blog, you are considering building a self-storage facility, or there’s one being built near your facility. Below is a list of the most common misconceptions that we see when developing a self-storage facility. 1. […] Read More

How to Increase Conversion of Self-Storage Walk-Ins

Every lease counts for self-storage facility owners, so it’s important to know the ins and outs of converting leads. Many owners will treat lead conversion as an abstract concept that requires complicated steps across numerous platforms. There’s value in taking a deep dive into conversation tactics, but remember that your best shot at signing on […] Read More
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How to Show Self-Storage Tenant Appreciation

The self-storage market is ripe with competition. It’s important to show every tenant who decides to rent a space at your facility how much you appreciate them. Gratitude goes a long way for investors hoping to increase self-storage loyalty and solidify a consistent revenue stream. Here are a few things you can do to increase […] Read More

How to Choose a Broker to Sell Your Self-Storage Facility

Investors typically enter the self-storage industry knowing that they’ll eventually sell their facility. Selling is how you can cash in on equity or afford to buy a larger property in a better location down the road. In any case, navigating the market can be tricky. A seller needs a qualified broker on their side of […] Read More
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IRE Hires Wesley Benfer as Acquisitions Broker

PRESS RELEASE: York, PA – 12/21/2021 Locally owned and operated Investment Real Estate, LLC (IRE) announces the hiring of Wesley Benfer as Acquisitions Broker. Wes joined the Investment Real Estate Group of Companies (IREGC) in August 2021 as part of the acquisitions team. He is responsible for sourcing, negotiating, and prospecting new acquisitions on behalf […] Read More
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IRE Hires Quint Seidel as Financial Analyst

PRESS RELEASE: York, PA – 12/21/2021 Locally owned and operated Investment Real Estate, LLC (IRE) announces the hiring of Quint Seidel as Financial Analyst. Quint joined the Investment Real Estate Group of Companies (IREGC) in October 2021 as part of the accounting team.  He brings over four years of experience as a financial and business […] Read More
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Self-Storage Customer Service Best Practices

There’s a direct connection between customer satisfaction and your self-storage investment’s success. Renters will stick around when they have positive experiences with your facility, and new customers will be more likely to sign on if you have a good reputation. The need for stellar customer service may seem obvious in theory, but it takes work […] Read More
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IRE Announces the Sale of H C Self Storage 

IRE Announces the Sale of H C Self Storage  Investment Real Estate, LLC announces the sale of H C Self Storage, located in Westmoreland, NY, to a private buyer. The property offers 26,675 square feet, an impressive and strong existing occupancy, excessive demand, financial upside, significant management upside, and pride of ownership. Justin Quinto, Brokerage […] Read More