News release

JLL acts for Squab Self Storage in sale of asset to Heitman

Daventry asset sold in off-market transaction

October 05, 2021

Alyssa Dwek

UK Communications Manager

Squab Self Storage has completed the sale of a self storage facility in Daventry to an affiliate of Heitman LLC (Heitman), a global real estate investment management firm, in an off-market transaction advised by JLL.

The asset offers a range of self-storage units from 4.5 sq ft to 200 sq ft, with onsite parking and easy accessibility to the town.

Penny Bell, Associate - Alternative Capital Markets, EMEA, JLL said, “The sale represents Heitman’s third acquisition in the UK since buying the Space Station portfolio in 2020 and the appetite for high quality, well-run standalone assets still remains high amongst market participants. The asset complements their existing portfolio, and we congratulate both parties on a successful transaction.”

Alex Henney, Director, Squab Storage said “We are excited to have partnered with JLL and Heitman on this transaction. Having constructed Squab Daventry in 2015, we wish Heitman well on the continued growth and expansion of the self-storage operations in Daventry and surrounding area.”

JLL represented Squab Self Storage. Heitman were unrepresented. 

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