118 episodes

This is the Self-Storage podcast, where we share the knowledge and skills from the industries leading investors, developers, and operators to help you launch and grow your self-storage investing business. Over the past 20 years, we have acquired, converted, developed, and syndicated over 2 million square feet of self-storage nationwide. Along with my amazing team at Self Storage Investing, we have helped thousands of people achieve greatness in self-storage.

The Self Storage Podcast Scott Meyers

    • Business
    • 4.8 • 128 Ratings

This is the Self-Storage podcast, where we share the knowledge and skills from the industries leading investors, developers, and operators to help you launch and grow your self-storage investing business. Over the past 20 years, we have acquired, converted, developed, and syndicated over 2 million square feet of self-storage nationwide. Along with my amazing team at Self Storage Investing, we have helped thousands of people achieve greatness in self-storage.

    Ep118: 2023 Self-Storage Industry Outlook

    Ep118: 2023 Self-Storage Industry Outlook

    Set your goals right for 2023 by listening to this episode, learn the strategy on how to be resilient during a recession, and take the necessary action steps for success. Tune in to prepare yourself for what’s about to come in the self-storage industry so you won’t miss a single opportunity starting today!


    WHAT TO LISTEN FOR


    A guru’s prediction and perspective of the economy
    Why there’s good fortune in 2023 for self-storage investors
    How to get through and take advantage of the recession
    The importance of tracking your portfolio more frequently
    Ultimate advice for self-storage investors for 2023


    RESOURCES/LINKS MENTIONED


    Let The Wild Rumpus Begin PDF https://www.gmo.com/globalassets/articles/viewpoints/2022/gmo_let-the-wild-rumpus-begin_1-22.pdf
    FOMC Dot Plot (December 14, 2022 Release) https://www.federalreserve.gov/monetarypolicy/files/fomcprojtabl20221214.pdf


    CONNECT WITH US


    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/


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    • 27 min
    Ep117: The Self Storage Podcast’s 2022 Highlights

    Ep117: The Self Storage Podcast’s 2022 Highlights

    Before we start new investing adventures this year, let’s take a step back and showcase five of the most-downloaded episodes of this podcast in 2022. These episodes were our conversations with self-storage rockstars and real estate experts (04:32) Herby Bowman, (14:08) Scott Dahin, (24:45) Dustin Heiner, (34:37) Brandon Grebe, (44:07) Brett Swarts, and Jake Mellor.  Check this out!


    WHAT TO LISTEN FOR


    Fresh idea on injecting entrepreneurship in the self-storage space
    The power of knowing where to focus in your storage business
    Why you should start making passive income today
    Expert’s outlook on developing new self-storage facilities
    Ideal exit strategies for your real estate investments


    RESOURCES/LINKS MENTIONED


    Ep68: The Best-Kept Secret To Storage Business Success - Scott Dahin https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep68-the-best-kept-secret-to-storage-business-success/id1507427005?i=1000555709834
    Ep72: Effective And Strategic Approaches To Tax Codes - Brett Swarts And Jake Mellor https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep72-effective-and-strategic-approaches-to-tax-codes/id1507427005?i=1000557490939
    Ep73: Diversifying Your Business Model in Commercial Real Estate - Brandon Grebe https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep73-diversifying-your-business-model-in-commercial/id1507427005?i=1000558095323
    Ep74: Learning More About The Economies Of Scale In Self-Storage - Herby Bowman https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep74-learning-more-about-the-economies-of-scale-in/id1507427005?i=1000558427451
    Ep87: Passive Investing In Self-Storage To Beat The Recession - Dustin Heiner https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/ep87-passive-investing-in-self-storage-to-beat-the/id1507427005?i=1000565626992


    CONNECT WITH US


    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/


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    • 54 min
    Ep116: Commercial Real Estate | A Recession-Proof Asset Class - Agostino Pintus

    Ep116: Commercial Real Estate | A Recession-Proof Asset Class - Agostino Pintus

    You’re in for a treat because Agostino Pintus joined us to share the perks of investing in diversified commercial assets and how to strategize during economic downturns. Start listening to learn more about raising capital, plus his advice on becoming a savvy investor today!


    WHAT TO LISTEN FOR


    The two-way benefit of real estate development projects 
    What’s the biggest mistake people make when owning a house
    A good source of capital for small commercial investments
    3 things to do to maintain capital coming from passive investors
    Economic condition now and in the next few years


    RESOURCE/LINK MENTIONED


    Airbnb https://www.airbnb.com/


    ABOUT AGOSTINO PINTUS


    Agostino is a real estate investor, syndicator, and the Founder and CEO of Bulletproof Cashflow, where he sources, negotiates, and acquires commercial properties by applying his nearly two decades of experience in real estate. He is a sought-after speaker for real estate events, Meetups, and global media engagements. He hosts the Bulletproof Cashflow Podcast, a series highlighting topics every real estate investor should know to achieve success. Agostino invites experts to teach and share their real-life experiences as investors, marketers, and capital raisers.


    CONNECT WITH AGOSTINO


    Website: Bulletproof Cashflow https://bulletproofcashflow.com/
    Podcast: Bulletproof Cashflow https://podcasts.apple.com/us/podcast/bulletproof-cashflow-multifamily-apartment-investing/
    LinkedIn: Bulletproof Cashflow https://www.linkedin.com/company/bulletproofcashflow/
    LinkedIn:  Agostino Pintus https://www.linkedin.com/in/agostinopintus/
    Youtube: Bulletproof Cashflow https://www.youtube.com/c/BulletproofCashflow/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/bulletproofcashflow
    Facebook: Agostino M Pintus https://www.facebook.com/agostino.pintus/
    Twitter: https://mobile.twitter.com/bulletproofcf
    Twitter: @agostino_pintus https://twitter.com/agostino_pintus/
    Tiktok: @bulletproofcashflow https://www.tiktok.com/@bulletproofcashflow


    CONNECT WITH US

    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/


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    • 29 min
    Ep115: Empowering New Investors Through Community-Based Networking Groups - Jim Pfeifer

    Ep115: Empowering New Investors Through Community-Based Networking Groups - Jim Pfeifer

    In this episode, Jim Pfeifer highlights investor communities and how they help starters gain comfort and confidence to get into their first real estate deal. Listen to how he started educating members and investing passively with them in multiple syndications. Stay tuned!


    WHAT TO LISTEN FOR


    The value of joining a community of like-minded investors
    The main benefit of investing passively alongside a community 
    2 attributes to look for when selecting operators to invest with
    What it’s like to join the Left Field Investors 


    RESOURCES/LINKS MENTIONED


    Tribevest https://www.tribevest.com/
    The Hands-Off Investor by Brian Burke https://amzn.to/3Gf1KAH


    ABOUT JIM PFEIFER


    Jim Pfeifer is a co-founder of Left Field Investors and the host of the Passive Investing from Left Field podcast. Jim focuses on investing in real assets that produce cash flow and is committed to sharing his knowledge with others who are interested in learning a different way to grow wealth. He advises and helps people get started in passive real estate syndications and invests with them in small groups to allow diversification among multiple investments and syndication sponsors. Jim earned a degree in Finance & Marketing from the University of Oregon and a Master’s in Business Education from The Ohio State University. He has worked as a reinsurance underwriter, high school finance teacher, and financial advisor and now works exclusively as a full-time passive investor.


    CONNECT WITH JIM


    Website: Left Field Investors https://leftfieldinvestors.com/


    CONNECT WITH US


    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/


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    • 37 min
    Ep114: Tricore Investment Group’s Year-End Opportunity For You

    Ep114: Tricore Investment Group’s Year-End Opportunity For You

    If you have cash sitting before 2023 starts, we can help you maximize it through the Tricore Storage Fund. Generate huge returns and offset your gains by investing passively with us in the best-performing property type out there!


    RESOURCE/LINK MENTIONED


    If you’re interested to invest in the Tricore Storage Fund, email us at ir@selfstorageinvesting.com or ir@passivestorageinvesting.com


    CONNECT WITH US


    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/
    Email: scott@selfstorageinvesting.com 


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    • 5 min
    Ep113: Why NOW Is The Ideal Time to Invest in Self-Storage

    Ep113: Why NOW Is The Ideal Time to Invest in Self-Storage

    Take advantage of current market conditions to succeed in real estate investing and find out which factors affect the self-storage industry, its benefits, and the vital steps to get started as an investor. Don’t miss the opportunity to invest in one of the world’s most recession-resistant assets by tuning in!


    WHAT TO LISTEN FOR


    Reasons you should invest in self-storage during a recession
    2 things that increase your odds of closing a self-storage deal
    Ways to gain from a downturn as a real estate investor
    Challenges of self-storage investing
    What investors should do as the economy enters a crisis


    CONNECT WITH US


    Website: https://www.selfstorageinvesting.com/
    Facebook: https://www.facebook.com/selfstorageinvesting
    Twitter: https://twitter.com/SelfStorageGuy
    LinkedIn: https://www.linkedin.com/in/scottameyers/
    Youtube: https://www.youtube.com/user/SelfStorageInvesting
    Instagram: https://www.instagram.com/self_storage_investing/



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    • 34 min

Customer Reviews

4.8 out of 5
128 Ratings

128 Ratings

Gloria Carlock ,

Great guests and content!

Every episode of this podcast has interesting and helpful guests. Especially in the episode 104 “The Fundamentals of Leadership and Business Growth” it talks about how lead a team and the power of humility in the RE business.

Diana P. Robinson ,

Thank you

Great podcast. Thank you Scott and team!

Ed C. Folkes ,

Great content!

Each episode has a lot of wisdom to give. The guests and the host are fascinating. Thank you for sharing your knowledge and brilliant ideas for achieving financial independence through self storage investing. Kudos to the host, Scott!

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