NationWide I Self Storage Trust

1223 East Pender St. Vancouver, BC | Location Map

Trust Overview

Current Status:  Trust Offering Closed, Facility Open

The NationWide I Self Storage Trust (the “Trust”) investment offering is now closed and the self-storage facility successfully opened in December 2019 with partial occupancy with full occupancy following in March 2020. 

Please visit our Property Overview tab above or our posted Investor Updates for further details on operations to date.

Income Trust Details

The Trust was structured to provide holders of participating preferred trust units (Trust Units) with a source of tax-advantaged income paid monthly and the potential for annual special cash distributions, while preserving and growing the original capital investment.

Current Unit Value $120 per Trust Unit as at April 2017 view PDF
Fund Type Income Trust
Sector Focus Self Storage Commercial Real Estate
Inception Date June 1, 2016
Offering Closed April 28, 2017
Total Amount Raised $16,717,204
Estimated Liquidity 5—9 years
FundSERV Codes
Class A CDO NW001 / Class F CDO NW002

Cash Distributions

Monthly cash distributions to investors generally start 18-24 months from the closing of an offering and is dependent on the opening and occupancy levels of the facility.

This facility received partial occupancy in December 2019 and was able to fully open January 2020.

Please visit our Property Overview tab above or our posted Investor Updates for further details on operations to date.

Tax Reporting

T3 Statement of Trust Income Allocation (T3 Tax Slips) are sent out on or before March 31st in the years that Cash Distributions are paid out to Investors.

When T3 Tax Slips are available they will be mailed out from NationWide’s back office to the investors on or before March 31st.

Please visit our Property Overview tab above or our posted Investor Updates for further details on operations to date.


This is not a formal offering document. Prospective purchasers of this investment opportunity were provided with a formal Offering Memorandum and needed to be qualified for investment prior to making any investment. No person has been authorized to give any information or to make any representation not contained in the formal Offering Memorandum. No securities regulatory authority or regulator has assessed the merits of the proposed offering or reviewed the formal Offering Memorandum.

This investment opportunity is speculative and involves a high degree of risk. There is a risk that any investment made will be lost entirely or in part. Only prospective investors who do not require immediate liquidity of their investment and who can afford the loss of their entire investment should consider this investment.

Frequently Asked Questions

When will monthly cash distributions commence?

Cash distributions to investors are estimated to commence approximately 12-30 months of the final investment closing, however cash distributions may commence within 3 months after acquisitions of an already existing storage facility or within 18 months after the development or retrofit of an existing warehouse into a self storage facility.

How and when do investors receive their tax slips?

On or before March 31 of the year following the announcement of cash distributions in the Trust, investors will be mailed a T3 – Statement of Trust Income Allocations and Designations from NationWide’s back office. Investors will receive a T3 for each year they own Trust units.

When will the liquidity event take place and what will investors receive at that time?

Liquidity event is expected to occur within approximately 5 to 9 years. It is anticipated that investors will receive cash or shares of a publicly traded company, but the terms and timing of a liquidity event (if any) will depend on opportunities available at the time.