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New Onsite Water Management System and 82 Additional Units Available Following Collaborative Effort with Local Officials


MICHIGAN CITY, IN (October 9, 2023) — Answering a market need for more environmentally-friendly, high-quality storage options, StorSafe of Michigan City proudly announces a 10,665-square-foot expansion, or 82 new climate-controlled storage units available to residents and businesses. This expansion, which includes a new onsite water management system to collect and clean stormwater coupled with a loading dock for semi-trucks and moving vans, signifies not just growth for StorSafe, but also meeting market needs and demands for sustainable investments that enhance the local economy. In total, StorSafe of Michigan City now provides consumers and business owners with a total of 384 climate-controlled units and an 11,700 gross square feet (gsf) loading dock within a total of 44,000 gsf.


“Enhancing our presence in Michigan City underscores our unwavering commitment to building top tier, strategically developed storage solutions to all our consumers,” said Tom Bretz, CEO of StorSafe. “Each community engagement, especially here in Michigan City, extends beyond a mere business project – it’s a partnership, one that stimulates the local economy and champions mutual growth.”


Climate-controlled units are a crucial offering from StorSafe, defending items against seasonal temperature and humidity fluctuations. They preserve inventory integrity for businesses, while for individual consumers, these units act as a shield for personal items such as furniture and clothing, protecting against environmental wear and ensuring longevity.


The new 82-unit addition at 2600 S Franklin Street, now available for reservations and immediate occupancy, was accomplished in collaboration with local officials, underscoring StorSafe’s dedication to community alignment and enhancement.


“Our projects not only augment our portfolio but also, crucially, they integrate with and uplift the local community’s economic and physical landscape. These synergistic efforts with local development professionals drive mutual growth and community prosperity,” Bretz concluded.


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About StorSafe:

In 2023, Inside Self Storage (ISS) recognized StorSafe Self Storage on its 2023 Top 100 Operators List for securing third position in year-over-year facility owner growth, with an increase of 48.9%. In a year marked by market challenges, StorSafe is among just seven operators in the Top 100 to see growth exceeding 40%. The nod from ISS underscores StorSafe’s operational efficiency, tech advancements, and focus on security and safety, driving their strategic growth through acquisitions, facility expansions, and new developments.


Established in 2021, StorSafe pioneers a new standard in self-storage facilities by blending mobile technology, advanced management software, online tools, facility automation, and state-of-the-art security equipment. With each new facility, StorSafe redefines the customer experience and streamlines its operational processes. Through a unique blend of automation and human expertise, StorSafe delivers a superior self-managed storage solution.


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