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Developmental Services

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No Other Management Company Has Won More National Facility Of The Year Awards!

Award-Winning Developmental Services

Seasoned owners, new start-ups and developers, and every owner and investor in-between can benefit from our expertise and knowledge.

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.

Our Developmental Solutions Include:

Comparable Survey Package
  • Comparable facility studies of existing supply with current photographs
  • Mapping and current rental rates
  • Notation of any special features found in the marketplace and online
  • Analysis of current supply and management
  • Investigation into permits for any future market supply
Feasibility Study Package
  • Summary reports 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
  • Site plan and office layout
Developmental Package
  • 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 monitor locations, customer amenities, point of sale and wayfinding signage, onsite events, promotional items and marketing materials, etc.

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"USG is a 'best in class' self-storage management company..."
- Bo Brown, President
Greystone Brown
"USG improved our operation in many clearly definable ways..."
- Rosemary Frame, Owner
Abbey’s Attic Self Storage Center
"USG turned our operation around and have made it a success..."
- Lane Moore, Owner
Moore Storage
"USG is a great trustworthy company and a pleasure to work with."
- Rob Harvey, Owner
Ultra Storage
"USG sets the standard in people, processes, and results"
- Donna Morgan-Esquibel
Storage Auctions
"USG's revenue management program has been instant and effective..."
- Barden Brown, Managing Director
Greystone Brown
"USG is unequivocally the best in the industry."
- Scott Underbrink
Access Control Technologies
"USG invests a massive amount of time into their employees in order for them to succeed."
- Jesse Brasher, Manager, USG Trainer
Red Carpet Self Storage
"25 Years with USG … I think that says it all about my USG family."
- Sharon Pallas, Director of Training
Universal Storage Group
"Working for USG is like working with family, they care for you always."
- Vicki Crim, Manager
Abby's Attic Storage
"You will be BLOWN AWAY by the support you will receive."
- Tammy Carigg, Manager
All Safe Storage
"Everyone is always willing to help each other no matter what."
- Vigilant Self Storage
Carol Hernandez, Manager, USG Trainer
"USG is the best storage marketing company in the world."
- Jim Pooley, Manager
Spring Valley Storage & Business Center
"At USG I have always felt appreciated and like family."
- Lori Smith, Manager
First USA Storage
"I have never in my professional career ever felt so cared about, and that someone has my back."
- Jennifer Smith, Manager
Comfort Storage
"I have never seen a big business operate on a small business platform with such amazing ease."
- Ashleyjean Ellis, Manager
Comfort Storage

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