Exclusive: Jernigan envisions 4- to 5-year construction cycle

September 4, 2014 Dean Jernigan, former CEO of self-storage REIT CubeSmart, says the recent uptick in spending on self-storage projects is just the start of a construction cycle that he predicts will stretch over the next four to five years. He expects the cycle to peak in 2016. “We are essentially three-quarters through the year and yet very little has gotten started,” Jernigan told The SpareFoot Storage Beat. “I think [the development cycle] is going to be longer and more drawn-out because it is still difficult for people to access the debt market.” The Sparefoot Storage Beat, By Alexander...
A Conversation with Dean Jernigan: Things I Wish I Would Have Known

A Conversation with Dean Jernigan: Things I Wish I Would Have Known

“This is an unbelievable opportunity to hear the best advice from a self storage industry icon, Dean Jernigan (former CEO of CubeSmart and Storage USA).  Dean will share with the audience his best advice on the things that he wishes someone would have told him before he started out on his 30-year self storage journey.” Texas Self Storage Association View the powerpoint...