Annual report pursuant to Section 13 and 15(d)

Consolidated Balance Sheets (Parenthetical)

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Consolidated Balance Sheets (Parenthetical) - $ / shares
Dec. 31, 2021
Dec. 31, 2020
Common stock, par value $ 0.01 $ 0.01
Common stock, shares authorized 200,000,000 200,000,000
Common stock, shares outstanding 83,565,710 74,211,920
Life Storage LP [Member]    
Limited partners' redeemable capital interest, units outstanding 960,708 334,149
General partner, units outstanding 881,030 745,461
Limited partners, units outstanding 82,684,680 73,466,459
Life Storage LP [Member] | Redeemable Preferred Stock [Member]    
Limited partners' redeemable capital interest, units outstanding 3,590,603 0
Life Storage LP [Member] | Redeemable Common Stock [Member]    
Limited partners' redeemable capital interest, units outstanding 960,708 334,149