45. Storage Units

The Economics of Everyday Things

22-04-2024 • 15 mins

Americans love to buy new stuff and hate to get rid of old stuff, which is why storing it all has become a $45 billion business. Zachary Crockett cleans out the garage.

  • SOURCES:
    • Zachary Dickens, executive vice president and chief investment officer of Extra Space Storage.
    • Anne Mari DeCoster, self-storage consultant.
    • Kara Kolodziej, self-storage unit tenant.