3 Big Trends For Self Storage in Miami


Self storage in Miami, like anything else, is susceptible to trends. Over the past few months and years, certain trends have been developing with self storage clients – regarding why customers need storage units, the age of storage unit renters and how they choose and rent a storage unit. Here’s what we’re seeing.

  1. The majority of customers rent storage units due to family moves. There are other reasons that individuals are renting storage units – they’re students between housing, someone needs to store a vehicle in climate controlled storage or the family home is being renovated. But a large portion of our customers are finding self storage in Miami because of family moves.
  2. The highest percentage of customers are between 25 and 34 years of age. Individuals of all ages rent storage units, but professionals in the self storage industry are seeing that the largest group of customers are in the 25-34 age range, followed by the 45-54 age range. The smallest group of renters declined to give an age.
  3. Customers are turning to the Internet to find and reserve storage units.Years ago, customers had to either call from home or come to a self storage facility to choose a unit. With the rise of the Internet and businesses offering online reservations, many of the reservations for storage units are coming through business web sites. You don’t even have to leave your home to choose your storage unit.

There are many reasons that individuals of all ages might be looking for self storage. There are many facilities in the city that offer secure storage, but Value Store It sets itself apart, keeping customers’ items safe with security cameras in multiple areas around the complex, individual keypads for each unit and for certain storage needs, offering climate controlled storage. Contact us today to learn more about how we can help you with self storage in Miami.


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