Living spaces are getting smaller, but our interests are ever-changing and getting bigger.
People are starting families, moving out of their parents’ homes, upgrading their houses or starting home-based businesses. But it leads to the next question: Where do we find space in our home to hold all our items?
Now you can declutter easily with Space Next Door – the are endless possibilities for everyone who may need storage space for different purposes!
Space Next Door is a self-storage marketplace that not only connects consumers with the widest range of storage space in the market, but also offers a platform for people to list unutilised space that can be leased to other consumers, thrusting the self-storage industry into the sharing economy.
Founded in 2019, Space Next Door is the next big tech player that aims to change the traditional self-storage market in Singapore, Asia-Pacific and beyond. It is looking set to be a strong regional player with market entries planned for Thailand, Japan, South Korea, Hong Kong and Australia. A course for rapid expansion and growth haas been set regardless of the pandemic.
Headquartered in Singapore and with regional office in Bangkok, Space Next Door offers more than 150,000 square feet of space spread across nearly 3,000 units. It is not only a storage facility provider, but it is also building a reliable community that lets everyone rent and rent out space, regardless of the location.
As a technology disrupter bringing convenience, affordability and transparency to its customers, Space Next Door uses a modern, user friendly web platform that empowers customers to view, compare and book the biggest selection of storage space available in Singapore from multiple providers with complete solutions and coverage.
“At Space Next Door, we have put the customer at the core of our product asking ourselves one simple question – how can we make self-storage more customer-centric? That is why Space Next Door is not only a marketplace with the widest variety and most affordable self-storage solutions in the market, but also a platform that takes the industry into the sharing economy for people who have the space, to people in need of space. We are determined on building a reliable community that allows everyone to safely rent and rent out space. It enables consumers to seamlessly compare, book and manage their storage space,” said Mark Cleaver (below), CEO of Space Next Door.
With a wide array of self-storage space conveniently located across Singapore, Space Next Door allows its customers to safely access their good and items whenever they like. They can rest easy knowing that their items are secured with CCTV coverage.
Space Next Door also offers customers a mobile application that can be used to arrange access, manage and pay for storage.
Space Next Door’s storage facilities come under various sizes, from XXS to XXL, ranging from 1sqft to 1,000sqft. It can be customised.
Space Next Door provides wine cellars that locks up to 10 cases of wine and chilled storage units with humidity control of 13 – 15 degrees Celsius.
Individuals who have too much space can also use Space Next Door to rent out extra space. All they need to do is add some house rules and a couple of high-resolution photos that best reflect the space, include an interesting description, set a daily rate and they are ready to accept bookings.
Mark Cleaver: Co-Founder & CEO of Space Next Door
A strong financial leader who understands the big picture and the ability to turn a corporate situation around quickly, Mark Cleaver, who originally from Sydney, Australia, is the Co-Founder & CEO of Space Next Door.
Mark has been an influential business leader in Asia Pacific for more than a decade, building and scaling a wide range of businesses. His extensive and impressive portfolio consists of a strong and steady streak of business successes driven by his wealth of experiences. He was the founding managing director of foodpanda Thailand, laying the foundation for its success. He was also the CEO of Groupon Thailand from 2013 – 2014.
Mark then built the True Corporations PCL eLogistics business and Ascend Group’s digital logistics business. During his time there, Mark was part of the senior leadership team, playing an influential role in the group’s regional expansion.
In November 2020, Mark became the co-founding Chief Executive Officer at Space Next Door. With his innovative, forward-thinking leadership style, he aims to change not only the local Singapore storage industry, but also in the Asia Pacific.