Our prowess comes from our people...

We're loaded with credentials

The Heron Group

From chairing the SSA, to teaching industry courses, to publishing dozens of advice pieces, we're well regarded throughout the self storage industry.

Our goal is to increase your facility's bottom line.

Our prowess comes from our people...

We own self storage facilities too

The Heron Group

As owners and operators like you, we understand the opportunities and challenges you face in running one or many self storage facilities.

Our goal is to increase your facility's bottom line.

Our prowess comes from our people...

We've been at this for 35 years

The Heron Group

Your investment in a professional, experienced management group like ours will drive an improved outlook for your company.

Our goal is to increase your facility's bottom line.

Our prowess comes from our people...

We're a storehouse of knowledge

The Heron Group

We understand what it take to achieve superior results in any market and how to turn those results into targible and sustainable benefits.

Our goal is to increase your facility's bottom line.

Our People

At the helm of The Heron Group is Robert Francis. He has spent 20 years of his 35-year property management career amassing successes in the self storage industry.

Bob holds the designation of a Certified Property Manager from the Institute of Real Estate Management. He is a Florida-licensed Real Estate Broker, served as Chair of the Self Storage Association in 2008 and is an instructor in the Self Storage Association’s MCC program and a frequent contributor to industry publications and periodicals—he has been published dozens of times.

Bob is one of the more active educators in self storage and has taught classes all over the country. He specializes in teaching underwriting courses and is a member of the senior education staff for the SSA. He was also one of the original developers of the self storage investor course. He headed the annual FOCUS expenses reports for five years.

As the well-regarded skipper of The Heron Group, Bob educates, supervises, and/or networks with dozens of consultants, vendors and staff who assist him in improving clients’ bottom lines. buy doxycycline online