About Urban Storage Fund

Headquartered in Pennsylvania with regional development offices in Miami FL, Austin TX and New York City, Urban Storage Fund is a privately owned real estate company that is rapidly becoming one of the nation’s most active developers of self-storage product. The fund specializes in the investment, development and construction of institutional quality self-storage product and its strategic growth is built on a foundation of expert market knowledge, a commitment to the highest standards of construction and a long track record of successful developments. After its initial formation, Urban Storage Fund formed a joint venture with a large institutional pension fund investor to execute its business plan in the metropolitan New York market. The fund is currently focused on building out a core storage portfolio throughout New York City, Miami, Boston and Washington DC. 

Urban Storage Fund History

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2013
  • Urban Storage Fund (Urban) is formed
  • Urban closes on its first two properties – New York and South Florida
2014
  • Urban closes on third property in New York
  • Design & Entitlement processes ongoing for the fund’s initial properties.
2015
  • Urban Storage Fund forms a joint venture partnership with pension fund to develop $100 million of self storage in the metro-New York market.

  • The Urban acquires three additional properties in Metro New York area.

  • Construction commences on the first 2 metro NY projects.

2016
  • Urban commences construction on its next four projects 
  • The Urban closes two additional property purchases in New York and New Jersey

Key Differentiators

Proven Success

Completed self-storage transactions with an aggregate value of over a half billion dollars.

Experienced Management Team

Over 50 years of self-storage development, construction, acquisition and management experience.

Expert Market Knowledge

Long history of operating in urban core markets facilitates identifying and acquiring A+ locations, where rents, occupancies and valuations are the highest.

Commitment to Quality

Unparalleled commitment to the highest levels of construction standards gained from principals 50 years of experience in the construction industry.

Core Market Strategy

Based on proven low cap-rate portfolio transactions Urban has identified New York City, Miami, Boston and DC as its core markets.

It is not the beauty of a building you should look at; its the construction of the foundation that will stand the test of time. ~ David Allan Coe