Making Room For You Since 1973

Front of Metro Self Storage facility.

Metro Storage LLC Acquires Storage Facility in Orlando, Florida

July 12, 2019 | Press Releases

For Immediate Release

LAKE FOREST, IL July 12, 2019 – Metro Storage LLC today announced the expansion of its presence in the Florida market with the acquisition of a self-storage facility in Orlando, Florida. This two-story 641-unit facility which opened in February 2018, encompasses 62,607 rentable square feet and offers standard, climate-controlled, drive up and interior units, as well as RV and boat parking.

“This newly constructed facility is our second store in Orlando and brings Metro’s portfolio in the Florida market to 24 stores. This is a great compliment to our Narcoossee Road facility and provides the surrounding community a great selection of self storage options including a full array of self storage units including climate-controlled units and exterior car, RV and boat parking,” said Metro Storage LLC President, Marty Gallagher.

The property is located at 7500 W Colonial Drive in Orlando, Florida along the well-traveled east-west highway of Colonial Drive/SR-50. Features include interior climate-controlled units, convenient exterior drive-up storage units, outdoor RV and boat/car parking, covered loading/unloading access, wide asphalt driveways, security cameras and access keypad controls, and a large modern leasing office. The store has tremendous visibility, excellent access, ample parking, and is located amongst many quality retailers and in close proximity to numerous multi-family and single-family residential properties.

About Metro Storage LLC

Metro Storage LLC is a privately owned, fully integrated, international self-storage company specializing in the development, construction, acquisition, and management of self-storage facilities in the USA, Brazil, and Central America. Metro operates under the trademark “Metro Self Storage” in the US, being one of the top 10 largest owner/operators of self-storage facilities in the United States with over 135 stores covering 14 states. Metro Storage International (MSI) has an affiliate/partner in Brazil which operates under the trade name “MetroFit”. MSI’s affiliate/partner in Central America operates under the trade name “Mr. Bodeguitas”, and is Central America’s leading self-storage operator with locations throughout Guatemala, El Salvador, and Costa Rica. More information about the firm is available at