Our Mission

We focus on delivering long-term value to all of our stakeholders by proactively integrating sustainable business practices into our decision making. We strive to reduce our environmental impact, govern transparently, and enhance the positive impact that our business has on customers, communities, employees and shareholders.

That means supporting our customers with a quality product; our employees through rewarding jobs and competitive benefits and wages; and our communities by giving back and seeking to reduce and minimize our environmental impacts.

Environmental

Life Storage owns or operates over 900 self-storage facilities encompassing approximately 65 million square feet in 30 states and Ontario, Canada. As a REIT and a facility owner and operator, we are responsible for monitoring and minimizing our environmental impact.

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Environmental

We actively work to protect the environment while simultaneously improving the resiliency of our portfolio and making our operations more cost effective. Environmental efficiency in our building design and operations is important to our company, our stakeholders and our customers.

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Social

Life Storage employs nearly 2,000 people and serves over 450,000 customers in hundreds of markets.

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Social

We believe that considering all stakeholders in our business decisions helps us deliver strong growth and add value to our Company. We treat our fellow team members, our customers, our shareholders, and our communities with the highest degree of dignity, trust, and honesty.

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Governance

We take our reputation and integrity seriously, and maintaining high standards of governance is important to us.

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Governance

Our diverse Board of Directors is younger and shorter tenured than average; we avoid unpopular provisions such as staggered boards, dual class capitalizations, poison pills and plurality voting, and we have good internal and external pay parity.

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