Affiliate For
Southern Texas
Peter Meyer


Our Team

The SSBA team is a group of affiliated brokers and real estate professionals located around the country. As a group we offer over 30 years of experience in real estate, self storage, operations, valuations and sales. Our national advertising combined with local experience offers clients exceptional representation and market coverage.


Eric Smith - President
Phone; 317-705-0599
Eric Smith is the founder and President of SSBA and has over 20 years experience as a broker of commercial investment specializing in storage properties.  Early in his career, Eric had worked for P&G, IBM and Xerox in different management positions. He then developed condominium complexes and restaurants.   He has also been the CEO of five different companies and the CFO of another. He has sold storage properties on behalf of individual owners, regional companies, national corporations and REITS. Eric has extensive knowledge and contacts in self storage and commercial investment.

All Affiliates are in Order by Last Name

Peter Kalven - Affiliate Edmonton, Alberta, Canada

Canadian Affiliate, Peter Kalven, has 11 years of experience in Investment and Development related Real Estate as a licensed Associate in the Province of Alberta with Coldwell Banker Panda Realty. A seasoned negotiator and analyst Peter is a CCIM Candidate. Continuing Industry Education, skill development and refinement are important to Peter; he is completing his Alberta Associate Brokerís License in the near future and he is also working towards, his Ontario, Saskatchewan and British Columbia Associatesí Licenses. He has an extensive network of industry contacts throughout Canada. He is knowledgeable in a variety of financing and analytical options, and has experience in transactions ranging upwards of $160,000,000.00. He is based in Edmonton Alberta.Prior to Real Estate, Peter worked in the Entertainment Industry as a writer, producer and technician with an extensive list of credits in theatre, television and film. There is always good humor with a story to tell.

Peter Meyer - Affiliate South Texas

As an Investment Advisor with Coldwell Banker Commercial, Peter specializes in creating customized marketing plans for property owners, helping attract prospective tenants/buyers for their properties. With a BBA degree from St. Edwards University in Austin TX, Peter understands the value of your real estate needs.  Peter has become very knowledgeable with leasing, acquisition/disquisition, including industrial, self storage and land within the Houston and surrounding market areas. Before joining Coldwell Banker Commercial, Peter worked with builders actively looking for potential opportunities for future company expansion and market strategy.  Peter strives to expand his business knowledge by assisting clients with the utmost professionalism, quality and leadership that his clients would expect.

Phil Wall - Affiliate Ohio
As Ohio Affiliate and a developer, owner and manager of self storage properties, Phil brings an enormous amount of self storage experience to the SSBA network. He has developed, owned and sold both residential and commercial real estate for over 30 years. Phil offers valuable insight for his clients by knowing what problems and opportunities there are for developing, owning and managing a storage business.  As a licensed real estate professional in Ohio, Phil helps buyers and sellers of self storage facilities get the best value in a transaction.
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