Self-storage remains a popular and thriving industry that continues to evolve to meet the changing needs of individuals and businesses. Here are some aspects of the self-storage industry as it stood at that time:

Increased Demand: The demand for self-storage units has been steadily growing due to various reasons such as population increases, urbanization, downsizing, and the trend of minimalistic living. This demand has led to the construction of new storage facilities in various locations.

Diverse Offerings: Self-storage facilities offer a range of options, including various unit sizes, climate-controlled units, drive-up access, enhanced security features, and additional services like moving supplies or truck rentals.

Technological Advancements: Technology integration in self-storage has become more prevalent, with facilities adopting online reservations, digital access systems, and management software for easier rentals, payments, and access control.