Farmington Hills, Mich./November 1, 2010 – Pogoda Companies, Michigan’s largest self storage operator and broker, has acquired the self storage facility at 13635 Merriman Road, Livonia, MI 48150 formerly known as Maximus Self Storage. The property has been rebranded and added to the growing family of National Storage Center properties owned and managed by Pogoda. Pogoda bought the former Maximus Self Storage from Flagstar Bank for a price of $1,615,000.

The newly named National Storage Center of Livonia is located off of Interstate 96 at the intersection of Merriman and Schoolcraft Roads. This magnificent two-story building boasts almost 39,000 net rentable square feet in 338 climate controlled units. Two elevators service the second floor and the property offers the state-of-the-art amenities expected by today’s self-storage customers such as individual door alarms, two ground level loading docks, two truck wells with levelers and a digitally monitored camera system throughtout that provides the highest level of security.

For more contact Maurice Pogoda at 248-855-9676 or mpogoda@pogodaco.com.

About Pogoda Companies Pogoda Companies is Michigan’s largest independent self-storage operator and one of the 30 largest in U.S., with approximately 3 million square feet of self-storage space under management in 38 facilities in Michigan and Ohio. Founded in 1987, Pogoda Companies provides brokerage, management, investment and consulting services to the self-storage industry through its Pogoda Group, Inc. and Pogoda Management Co. divisions. In addition to its Farmington Hills headquarters, Pogoda Companies has operations offices in Grand Rapids, and Dayton, Ohio.