RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS
|12 Months Ended|
Dec. 31, 2022
|Related Party Transactions [Abstract]|
|RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS||RELATED PARTY TRANSACTIONS
Supervisory and Administrative Fees
For the self storage properties that are managed by the PROs, the Company has entered into asset management agreements with the PROs to provide leasing, operating, supervisory and administrative services. The asset management agreements generally provide for fees ranging from 5% to 6% of gross revenue for the managed self storage properties. During the years ended December 31, 2022, 2021 and 2020, the Company incurred $22.6 million, $20.4 million and $16.4 million, respectively, for supervisory and administrative fees to the PROs. Such fees are included in general and administrative expenses in the accompanying consolidated statements of operations.
For the self storage properties that are managed by the PROs, the employees responsible for operation of the self storage properties are generally employees of the PROs who charge the Company for the costs associated with the respective employees. For the years ended December 31, 2022, 2021 and 2020, the Company incurred $29.3 million, $27.9 million and $25.9 million, respectively, for payroll and related costs reimbursable to these PROs. Such costs are included in property operating expenses in the accompanying consolidated statements of operations.
Due Diligence Costs
During the years ended December 31, 2022, 2021 and 2020, the Company incurred $0.4 million, $1.7 million and $0.5 million, respectively, of expenses payable to certain PROs related to self storage property acquisitions sourced by the PROs. These expenses, which are based on the volume of transactions sourced by the PROs, are intended to reimburse the PROs for due diligence costs incurred in the sourcing and underwriting process. For the years ended December 31, 2022, 2021 and 2020 these due diligence costs are capitalized as part of the basis of the acquired self storage properties.
In connection with the retirement of Northwest as a PRO as discussed in Note 1, Note 3, and Note 6, effective as of January 1, 2022, 2,078,357 Series NW subordinated performance units converted into 3,911,260 OP units as a non-voluntary conversion. Of these, (i) a company owned and controlled by J. Timothy Warren, a trustee of the Company, received 13,213 OP units with a value of $0.9 million upon conversion of 7,021 Series NW subordinated performance units and (ii) a company controlled by J. Timothy Warren, but owned by Mr. Warren's adult children, received 295,739 OP units with a value of $20.5 million upon the conversion of 157,149 Series NW subordinated performance units.
Self Storage Property Acquisitions
During the year ended December 31, 2021, the Company acquired eight self storage properties for $102.7 million from companies in which J. Timothy Warren, a trustee of the Company, was an investor or controlled an entity which was an investor. Of the total consideration paid, 171,439 OP units with a value of $10.2 million were issued to a company controlled by Mr. Warren, but owned by Mr. Warren's adult children, and 31,869 OP units with a value of $2.1 million were issued to an entity owned and controlled by Mr. Warren.
Acquisition of Interest in Reinsurance Company and Related Cash Flows
On December 31, 2021, the Company, as acquiror, and Northwest (e.g. Kevin Howard Real Estate, Inc.) and KHJTW, LLC (an entity owned by an affiliate of Northwest and an entity controlled by J. Timothy Warren, a trustee of the Company) entered into a Contribution and Purchase Agreement (the "Contribution Agreement") whereby the Company acquired an ownership interest (approximately 0.54%) in SBOA TI Reinsurance Ltd. (the "Reinsurance Company"), a Cayman Islands exempted company.
The consideration paid for the interest in the Reinsurance Company and the rights to access fees associated with the tenant insurance-related arrangements was $9.5 million, which consisted of $2.9 million of cash and 96,256 OP units totaling $6.6 million. Of the total consideration transferred, a company controlled by Mr. Warren, but owned by Mr. Warren's adult children received 48,128 OP Units totaling approximately $3.3 million. The Contribution Agreement contains customary representations, warranties, covenants and agreements of the Company and the sellers.
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The entire disclosure for related party transactions. Examples of related party transactions include transactions between (a) a parent company and its subsidiary; (b) subsidiaries of a common parent; (c) and entity and its principal owners; and (d) affiliates.
Reference 1: http://www.xbrl.org/2003/role/disclosureRef