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03/28/16Liberty Property Trust Becomes the First Developer to Receive the EPA ENERGY STAR "Sustained Excellence Award" Three Consecutive Years
Malvern, PA – March 28, 2016 – The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored Liberty Property Trust with its highest honor, the 2016 Sustained Excellence Award. The award – the third consecutive win for the company - acknowledges Liberty’s continued leadership in protecting the environment through superior energy efficiency. In addition, the company has earned the designation “ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year” for the fifth consecutive year.   Since 2003, Liberty has re... 
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10/15/15Liberty Property Trust Adds Billy Grayson as Director of Sustainability
Liberty Property Trust Adds Billy Grayson as Director of Sustainability     Malvern, PA – October 15, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has named Billy Grayson as director of sustainability. Mr. Grayson will be responsible for developing and executing sustainability strategy across Liberty’s 105 million square foot portfolio.   “Billy’s expertise and experience integrating high-performance practices across a number of industries will be valuable in further... 
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04/24/15Liberty Property Trust to Develop Two Distribution Buildings for Long Term Tenant Uline in Upper & Lower Macungie Townships
Industrial buildings totaling approximately two million square feet are the first to be developed in Liberty Business Center III at Mill Creek Road   Malvern, PA – April 24, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed an agreement with Uline for the company to occupy two build-to-suit warehouses in Trexlertown, Pa. The new buildings are the first to be built in the company’s new development, Liberty Business Center III. The 200-acre park, located in mostly ... 
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04/06/15Liberty Property Trust Receives Fourth Consecutive EPA ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year
Also receives coveted “Sustained Excellence Award” for second year in a row   Malvern, PA – April 6, 2015 - The U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has honored Liberty Property Trust with an ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year designation for the fourth consecutive year – and bestowed the organization’s highest honor, the Sustained Excellence Award, for a second year.   “Through their sustained participation with ENERGY STAR, Liberty Property Trust is helping Amer... 
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09/10/14Liberty Property Trust Details Development Starts and Leasing Activity
MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust announced that the company has begun development of eight industrial projects totaling 2.2 million square feet thus far in the third quarter. The starts represent a projected total investment of $150 million. Liberty also announced two large leases totaling 1.2 million square feet in industrial properties in Pennsylvania.   Third Quarter Industrial Development Starts 11835 Newgate Boulevard, Hag... 
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02/18/14Liberty Property Trust Unveils its New Visual Identity
Logo, color palette, tagline showcase Liberty’s national strengths MALVERN, PA – February 18, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust, a leader in the development and management of high performance  industrial and office properties, today unveiled a new visual identity including a new logo, tagline, color palette and updated positioning. The new identity is designed to better align Liberty’s visual presentation with its national operating platform, cutting-edge development capabilities, fina... 
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10/09/13List of Properties Acquired in Purchase of Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
 Address  City  State  Zip  SF  1858 East Encanto Drive   Tempe   AZ   85281      81,817  475 West Vaughn Street   Tempe   AZ   85283      67,454  12601 Industry Street   Garden Grove   CA   92841      36,303  12641 In... 
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10/08/13Liberty Property Trust Completes Purchase of Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 8, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) announced that its previously announced acquisition of the operating partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III was completed today for a purchase price of $1.475 billion. The transaction has increased Liberty's industrial platform by approximately 23 million square feet and added 177 properties in 24 new and existing Liberty industrial markets.  Approximately 58% of the total portfolio is located in existing L... 
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10/01/13Liberty Property Trust Achieves Record Industrial Leasing In Third Quarter
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust announced today that the company leased 7.5 million square feet in its industrial portfolio in the third quarter of 2013, the highest quarterly leasing total in its 41 year history. Contributing to leasing volume were the following: Existing development pipeline 2785 Commerce Center Blvd., Bethlehem, PA. Walmart has leased this recently completed 1.2 million square foot distribution facility. The lease will commence Janu... 
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09/10/13Liberty Property Trust Names Justin R. Fanslau as Director of Leasing for Lehigh Valley
BETHLEHEM, PA – September 9, 2013 -- Liberty Property Trust today announced this week that Justin R. Fanslau has been named Director of Leasing for the Lehigh Valley region. Fanslau is a commercial real estate manager with a notable record of overseeing a diverse portfolio of build-to-suit, leased and renovated projects from the Philadelphia suburbs to the Pacific Northwest. In the past five years, he has acquired and managed the municipal approval process for over 200 acres of land. He has le... 
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07/31/13Liberty Property Trust to Acquire Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
MALVERN, Pa., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) has entered into a definitive agreement to acquire the operating partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III for a purchase price of $1.475 billion. Including related net transaction expenses and anticipated capital expenditures, the total costs are expected to be approximately $1.5 billion. The transaction is expected to close in October of 2013 and is subject to the satisfaction of customary closing conditions. ... 
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07/18/13Liberty Property Trust Names Bill Bumber As Vice President Of Development For Lehigh Valley/Central Pennsylvania Market
BETHLEHEM, PA – July 8, 2013 -- Liberty Property Trust today announced that Bill Bumber has been promoted to Vice President of Development for the Lehigh Valley/Central Pennsylvania market, which also includes the industrial corridor between Harrisburg, Pa and Hagerstown, Md. Bumber, who has been with Liberty since 2006, currently oversees development and acquisitions for these same markets. He has more than a decade of experience in the construction and property management industry. During ... 
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10/19/12Liberty Property Trust Names Michael Alderman as Vice President of Leasing & Development in the Lehigh Valley Region
BETHLEHEM, PA – October 18, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Michael Alderman has joined the Lehigh Valley region as vice president of leasing and development. Alderman will be responsible for marketing more than 4,000,000 square feet of industrial space in the company’s Central Pennsylvania portfolio, as well as managing build-to-suit and speculative development projects. Alderman joined Liberty Property Trust from Jones Lang LaSalle, where he was a senior vice president... 
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08/15/12Liberty Property Trust Names Kyle D. Fulk as Senior Property Manager in the Lehigh Valley Region
BETHLEHEM, PA – August 15, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Kyle D. Fulk has joined the Lehigh Valley region as Senior Property Manager. Fulk will be responsible for managing more than 18,365,000 square feet of office and industrial space in the Lehigh Valley, and leading a management team comprised of three property managers, an administration staff and several maintenance technicians. “Kyle brings years of experience in customer service-driven property management, most ... 
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10/28/11Liberty Property Trust Commences Construction On New 1.2 Million SF Sustainable Speculative Warehouse At The Former Bethlehem Steel Site
Brownfield redevelopment brings much needed Class A industrial space to the region BETHLEHEM, PA – October 27, 2011 – Having reached near-total occupancy in its Lehigh Valley industrial portfolio, Liberty Property Trust today announced the start of development of a new Class A, 1.2 million square foot, sustainable warehouse and distribution center in Lehigh Valley Industrial Park (LVIP.) The new building – currently known as “LVIP VII (Lot #1)” – is a brownfield redevelopment project at t... 
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09/13/11Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground On A 972,000 Square Foot Sustainable Warehouse & Distribution Center In Carlisle
BETHLEHEM, PA – September 8, 2011 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for a 972,000 square foot single story Class A speculative warehouse and distribution center to be developed off I-81 at Logistics Drive in Carlisle, PA. Located at the 64-acre Liberty at Carlisle Distribution Center, the facility represents the first new speculative warehouse to be built in the region since 2008. Liberty is investing approximately $45 million in the new facility. ... 
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07/18/11Liberty Property Trust Acquires a Vacant, Lehigh Valley, PA Warehouse and Signs a Lease for 63% Occupancy the Day After Closing
BETHLEHEM, Pa., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY), has announced it has purchased a 535,000 square foot, Class A distribution property at 7533 Industrial Park Way in Macungie, PA for a total investment of approximately $32 million, which includes approximately $8 million in transaction-related costs and anticipated costs associated with leasing the property to achieve stabilized occupancy. The transaction closed on June 20, 2011. With the exception of ... 
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05/11/11Liberty Property Trust Sells 32 Properties in Lehigh Valley
Largest commercial landlord in the region weighs growth opportunities in the Lehigh Valley and central Pennsylvania BETHLEHEM, Pa., May 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY), today announced that it has sold 32 properties, offering 1.4 million square feet of space in the Lehigh Valley, Pennsylvania, region, for approximately $124 million. Liberty remains both the largest landlord and the only national commercial real estate company with a local presence in the ... 
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05/06/11Liberty Property Trust Celebrates Three "Green" Achievements In Its Lehigh Valley Region
Company earns a LEED Gold Certification and Two Energy Star Ratings this spring BETHLEHEM, PA – May 5, 2011 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has attained three milestone recognitions for buildings in the Lehigh Valley region, all for efforts in sustainable design and property management. The “fit-out” of the company’s regional office at 74 W. Broad Street in Bethlehem has been awarded LEED Gold® certification. In addition, two of the company’s warehouses in Br... 
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04/26/11Liberty Property Trust Announces Senior Management Appointments, Market Realignment
MALVERN, Pa., April 26, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) announced the following management appointments: Joe Trinkle has been promoted to senior vice president and named regional director of the company's newly-aligned Central Region. As regional director, Trinkle will oversee development, leasing, property management, acquisitions and dispositions for Liberty's operations in Arizona, Illinois, Minnesota, Houston and Wisconsin. He will maintain his office in ... 
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07/08/10Liberty Leases More Than One Million Square Feet Of Industrial Space In 2nd Quarter 2010
Industrial leasing for first half of 2010 tops 3 million square feet LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – July 8, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has signed four new leases and one renewal totaling more than 1.2 million square feet of industrial space in the second quarter of 2010. “The Lehigh Valley has long been a preferred location for industrial space because it offers one-day access to much of the East Coast and Midwest,” said Bob Kiel, senior vice president, Liberty Prop... 
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07/06/10The Legacy Of Founder Bill Rouse Lives On Through Day Of Caring Program
LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – June 25, 2010 – On Friday, June 18, Liberty Property Trust employees from the Lehigh Valley regional office traded in their suits and Blackberrys for t-shirts, shovels and paint brushes to participate in the 7th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring. Liberty closed its 20 offices for a full day so that teams of employees could work on community service projects in memory of the company’s founder, William G. Rouse III. Bill Rouse was as committed to community service and... 
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04/30/10Liberty Ranks First In Environmental Policy Implementation & Measurement In International Study
Lehigh Valley Region’s Commitment to Sustainable Property Management Contributes to National Recognition and One Million Dollars in Savings LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – April 27, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) has ranked first among US commercial real estate developers for its implementation and measurement of its sustainable property management policy. The international study – Environmental Performance: A Global Perspective on Commercial Real Esta... 
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05/07/09Liberty's Earth Day Cell Phone Collection Helps Soldiers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Jim Mazzarelli, Liberty Property Trust, 610/648-1757 Media Contact: Jenni Pastusak, a.s.a.p.r., 443/944-6285 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST’S CELL PHONE COLLECTION EFFORTS ON EARTH DAY WILL BRING HOURS OF TALK TIME TO US SOLDIERS SERVING ABROAD – AND KEEP TOXINS OUT OF LANDFILLS Developer’s national collection campaign nets more than 2,000 phones in 17 cities MALVERN, PA – May 7 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and m... 
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05/07/09Liberty's Earth Day Cell Phone Collection Helps Soldiers
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Jim Mazzarelli, Liberty Property Trust, 610/648-1757 Media Contact: Jenni Pastusak, a.s.a.p.r., 443/944-6285 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST’S CELL PHONE COLLECTION EFFORTS ON EARTH DAY WILL BRING HOURS OF TALK TIME TO US SOLDIERS SERVING ABROAD – AND KEEP TOXINS OUT OF LANDFILLS Developer’s national collection campaign nets more than 2,000 phones in 17 cities MALVERN, PA – May 7 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and m... 
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04/08/09Liberty Leases More Than 600,000 SF In Lehigh Valley
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Robert Kiel Liberty Property Trust 610-867-9100 Media: Robbie Tarpley Raffish a.s.a.p.r., 410-883-2000 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST LEASES MORE THAN 600,000 SQUARE FEET DURING THE FIRST QUARTER OF 2009 LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – April 8, 2009 -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has signed new leases totaling 212,755 square feet, and renewed more than 394,800 square feet in the Lehigh Valley... 
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01/26/09Liberty Property Trust Leases 930,540 Square Feet Of New Industrial Space In Pennsylvania
LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – January 26, 2009 -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has signed new leases totaling nearly one million square feet in two industrial distribution buildings under development in central Pennsylvania. “National tenants continue to seek well-located and well-designed distribution facilities managed by service-oriented owners,” said Bob Kiel, senior vice president, Liberty Property Trust.  “The newly-leased warehouse spaces in Hagerstown and the L... 
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11/03/08Liberty Signs Leases For More Than 840,000 SF In Third Quarter 2008
Region executes more than 450,000 square feet of new leases and 340,506 square feet of new short-term leases Liberty Signs Leases For More Than 840,000 SF In Third Quarter 2008 LEHIGH VALLEY, PA - November 3, 2008 -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the largest commercial landlord in the Lehigh Valley, today announced that it has signed 450,000 plus square feet in new leases in the Lehigh Valley and Harrisburg regions.  The company has also renewed more than ... 
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10/26/07Lehigh Valley Signs 670,000 Square Feet of Leases
Company Continues to Lead the Market in Lease Transactions LEHIGH VALLEY, PA, October 26, 2007 - Liberty Property Trust, the largest commercial landlord in the Lehigh Valley, today announced that it has signed more than 240,000 square feet in new leases and more than 430,000 square feet in lease renewals/expansions for warehouse, flex and office space in the Lehigh Valley in third quarter 2007. Liberty Welcomes Four New Tenants Last quarter Liberty welcomed new ... 
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08/23/07Liberty Property Trust Completes Construction Of Expansion Facility For Uline Inc. At Liberty Business Center
Liberty makes its own expansion plans at the park with the development of two warehouse/distribution buildings Liberty Property Trust Completes Construction Of Expansion Facility For Uline Inc. At Liberty Business Center LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages more than 15 million square feet of office, distribution and flex space in Lehigh Valley and Harrisburg, today announced that it has complet... 
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08/03/07Liberty Welomes LifePath to Lehigh Valley Corporate Center
Liberty Property Trust Welcomes Lifepath To Its New Facility At Lehigh Valley Corporate Center LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – Liberty Property Trust, the largest commercial landlord in the Lehigh Valley, today announced that LifePath has moved into its new 34,000 square foot facility at Lehigh Valley Corporate Center in Bethlehem. LifePath has signed a long-term lease to consolidate its offices into one location at Liberty's new flex building, which was completed in May 2007. LifePath is a non-pr... 
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05/30/07Lynn Sinkovits Joins Liberty Property Trust As Leasing Representative
LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – Liberty Property Trust, the largest commercial landlord in the Lehigh Valley and the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 15.1 million square feet of office, distribution and flex space in the Lehigh Valley, today announced that Lynn Sinkovits has joined the Lehigh Valley team as a leasing representative. "Lynn has a multifaceted background in marketing and sales and she is an excellent addition to our Lehigh Valley team," said Bob Kiel, senior ... 
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05/03/07Liberty Leases to Amertac Holdings at Boulder Business Center
LEHIGH VALLEY, PA – Liberty Property Trust, the largest commercial landlord in the Lehigh Valley and the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 15.1 million square feet of office, distribution and flex space in the Lehigh Valley, today announced that AmerTac Holdings Incorporated has signed a new lease in the Boulder Business Center. Shannon Coltrane-Schlosser represented Liberty Property Trust in the transaction. AmerTac Holdings Inc. has signed a long-term lease fo... 
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02/20/07Liberty Property Trust Purchases 145-Acres In Hagerstown, MD To Be Known As Liberty At Hunter's Green
Developer Actively Marketing 1.8 Million Square Feet of Class A State-of-the-Art Industrial Warehouse Space Located in the I-81 Corridor HARRISBURG, PA – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages approximately 15 million square feet of office and industrial space in Southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that it has purchased 145-acres of land in Hagerstown, Maryland, centrally located in the I-81 Corridor . Terms of the land acquisition were not disclosed... 
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