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06/16/17Liberty Property Trust Employees Lend a Hand at Green Teen Zone on the 14th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Volunteers spruce up main floor and create new activity areas for kids Elk Grove, IL – June 16, 2017 – On Liberty Property Trust's national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard "Bill" G. Rouse III, employees in the company's Chicago office spent the day working to improve the facilities at the Green Teen Zone in Bensenville, a free after-school center for children in fourth through twelfth grade. This was the second year Liberty worked at the facility on Bill Rouse Day of Caring. The... 
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04/19/17Liberty Property Trust Signs New Tenant, Bringing Franklin Park Industrial Building to 100% Occupancy
Liberty breaks ground on new 96,962 square foot development in Bensenville Elk Grove, IL – April 19, 2017 - Liberty Property Trust announced that it has signed an agreement with Aramsco, Inc. for 34,537 square feet of space at 11222 Melrose Avenue in Franklin Park, IL.  The new lease brings the 73,160 square foot industrial building, which Liberty purchased in 2016, to 100% occupancy.  "Strong demand for high-quality industrial product in the O'Hare submarket has been a driving facto... 
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12/20/16Liberty Property Trust Announces Plans to Redevelop a Five-Acre Industrial Site Near O'Hare International Airport
Plans include a 96,962 square foot high-efficiency industrial building Elk Grove, IL – December 20, 2016 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has acquired a five- acre property in the O'Hare Airport metro area, which it plans to redevelop beginning in early 2017.     The property, located at 350 North York Road in Bensenville, includes a 60,000 square foot building that Liberty plans to raze and replace with a 96,962 square foot high efficiency industrial building. "There... 
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07/28/16Liberty Property Trust Adds Three New Tenants Bringing Illinois/Wisconsin Occupancy to 97% Leased
Office Depot Renews its 385,344 Square Foot Lease in Carol StreamElk Grove, IL – July 28, 2016 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed leases with three new tenants in the Illinois/Wisconsin region, bringing its occupancy rate to 97%. The company has also inked a lease renewal with Office Depot for 385,344 square feet at 515 Kehoe Boulevard in Carol Stream.Liberty signs agreements with three new tenants bringing two more of its properties to 100% leased:AmLED Technologies, In... 
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06/17/16Liberty PropertyTrust Employees Lend a Hand at Green TeenZone on the 13th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Volunteers Spruce Up Facilities and Create New "Chill Zone" Room at Teen CenterElk Grove, IL – June 17, 2016 – On Liberty Property Trust's national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard "Bill" G. Rouse III, employees in the company's Chicago office spent the day working to improve the facilities at the Green Teen Zone in Bensenville, a free after school center for children in fourth through eighth grade at Bensenville School District 2. The team's efforts were focused both inside and o... 
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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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03/22/16Liberty Property Trust Grows O'Hare Platform
Distribution building acquired in Franklin Park   Elk Grove, IL – March 22, 2016 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased Franklin Park Distribution Center, a 73,160 square foot industrial building located at 11222 Melrose Avenue in Franklin Park, IL. The property is currently 53% leased.   “Given our recent success in Des Plaines, we have been carefully searching for other investment opportunities in the O’Hare submarket,” said Neal Driscoll, vice president a... 
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01/20/16Liberty Property Trust Leases 1.5 Million Square Feet of Space During the Second Half of 2015 in the Chicago Region
Liberty Fills Two Newly Completed Speculative Developments   Elk Grove, IL – January 20, 2016 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it finished the second half of 2015 with lease deals totaling 1.5 million square feet, including significant agreements with six new tenants and two existing tenants. During this time, Liberty filled newly completed speculative developments at 10020 S Reinhart Drive in Oak Creek, WI and 333 Howard Avenue in Des Plaines, IL.   “We finished this... 
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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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06/19/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Team Up with Northern Illinois Food Bank to Stock and Staff Mobile Pantry on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Elk Grove, IL – June 19, 2015 – On Liberty Property Trust’s national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, employees in the company’s Chicago office stocked and staffed a mobile food pantry through Northern Illinois Food Bank. Those in need were able to pick up food at the Food Bank’s Mobile Pantry located in the parking lot of a local school in Joliet, IL.   “Bill Rouse Day of Caring is a special day for us at Liberty and we are excited to again ... 
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06/05/15Liberty Property Trust Leases 200,000 Square Feet of Space in North Aurora
UTi Worldwide is first tenant to occupy space in the newly complete building   Elk Grove, IL – June 5, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed an agreement with long-time tenant UTi, which will be expanding into approximately 200,000 square feet of industrial space at 300 Mitchell Road in North Aurora. UTi will be the first tenant at the 429,000 square foot, newly complete building located in Liberty Business Center, North Aurora.   “UTi co... 
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05/11/15Liberty Property Trust Hires Matt Neumann as Senior Director of Leasing and Development in the Illinois/Wisconsin Corridor
Elk Grove, IL – May 11, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has hired Matt Neumann as Senior Director of Leasing and Development in the Illinois/Wisconsin region. Mr. Neumann will be responsible for overseeing leasing and development of the company’s 13 million square foot portfolio, including approximately 660,000 square feet currently being constructed.   “Matt has a well established track record in the Chicago market,“ said Neal Driscoll, vice president and ... 
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04/22/15Liberty Property Trust Promotes Neal Driscoll to City Manager of the Illinois/Wisconsin Region
Elk Grove, IL – April 22, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust today announced the promotion of Vice President Neal Driscoll to the role of City Manager of the company’s Illinois/Wisconsin portfolio. In this position, Mr. Driscoll will oversee development, leasing and property management of Liberty’s portfolio, totaling approximately 13 million square feet of space in more than 50 buildings.   “Over the past decade, Neal’s many contributions have helped the company to grow significant... 
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04/15/15Liberty Property Trust Leases 1.3 Million Square Feet of Industrial Space
MALVERN, Pa., April 15, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) has leased two large blocks of industrial space totaling 1,316,891 square feet in Chicago and Arizona. The two leases consist of 723,291 square feet commencing May 1 at 1070 Windham Parkway in Romeoville IL, and 593,600 square feet commencing September 15 at Liberty Logistics Center I, 563 S. 63rd Avenue, Phoenix AZ. Both leases represent the entirety of leasable space in the buildings. Both facilities are cur... 
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04/10/15Liberty Property Trust Leases 723,291 Square Feet of Industrial Space in Romeoville
Company’s occupancy rate rises above 95% in the Illinois/Wisconsin Corridor   Elk Grove, IL – April 10, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed a lease with PAE for 723,291 square feet of industrial space at 1070 Windham Parkway in Romeoville, IL. As of May, the company will occupy the entire industrial building named Liberty Business Center Windham.   “The I-55 submarket has seen a significant upswing in demand this year, after a rather tur... 
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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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11/20/14Liberty Property Trust Signs Lease Renewal with Ozburn Hessey Logistics, LLC for 239,376 Square Feet in Pleasant Prairie, WI
Elk Grove, IL – November 20, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed a lease renewal with Ozburn Hessey Logistics, LLC (OHL) for 239,376 square feet at 8691 109th Street, LakeView Corporate Park East, Pleasant Prairie, WI. The company has been a Liberty tenant since 2009.   “We are pleased that OHL has chosen to renew with Liberty,” said Don Schoenheider, vice president and city manager, Liberty Property Trust. “We strive for excellence when it comes t... 
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11/18/14Liberty Property Trust Announces Acquisition and Disposition Activity
Liberty adds to its Southern California distribution portfolio and sells multi-tenant industrial and office properties in Houston and Minnesota  MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 18, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LPT), has acquired a distribution property in Southern California for $27.3 million, and sold six properties in Houston and Minnesota for $70.7 million.  Southern California  Liberty added to its holdings in the Inland Empire with the purchase of 1920 We... 
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10/27/14Liberty Property Trust's Chicago Region Leases More Than One Million Square Feet of Space in the Third Quarter
Liberty adds four new tenants to the portfolio   Elk Grove, IL – October 27, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has leased more than one million square feet of space in the Chicago/Milwaukee corridor in the third quarter. The company added four new tenants to the portfolio with leases totaling 519,421 square feet, and retained eight existing tenants with renewals totaling 505,491 square feet.   “This quarter we saw a definite increase in leasing act... 
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10/13/14Liberty Property Trust Signs Lease Deal for 456,479 Square Feet at 456 International Parkway in Minooka
Agreement puts spotlight on Liberty Business Center Minooka   Elk Grove, IL – October 13, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed a lease with Advertising Resources, Incorporated for 456,479 square feet at 456 International Parkway in Minooka.  The building is located in Liberty Business Center Minooka, a park where Liberty owns additional sites earmarked for future development.   “We feel strongly that Liberty Business Center Minooka ha... 
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10/01/14Liberty Property Trust to Break Ground on a 428,541 Square Foot Class A Industrial Building in North Aurora
New Building is first of three to be developed at Liberty Business Center North Aurora Elk Grove, IL – September 30, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has broken ground on a 429,541 square foot industrial building located at 300 Mitchell Road in Liberty Business Center North Aurora.  This project is being developed by a joint venture in which Liberty holds a 25% interest. It is the first of three buildings planned for the 81-acre park positioned conveniently at... 
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09/18/14Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on 236,000 Square Foot, Class A Distribution Facility in Des Plaines
Elk Grove, IL – September 18, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has broken ground on a 236,000 square foot Class A distribution facility at 333 Howard Avenue in Des Plaines, IL. Occupancy is slated for early 2015. Liberty acquired the 16-acre property in July and is in the process of removing an existing 290,000 square foot building to make way for the project.   “We are very excited about the level of tenant activity since we announced that we would develo... 
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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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08/05/14Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on a 171,114 Square Foot Class A Industrial Building in SE Wisconsin
Project Will Complete Liberty Corporate Preserve   ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – August 5, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust today announced it has broken ground on a 171,114 square foot Class A industrial building at 10020 South Reinhart Drive in Liberty Corporate Preserve, Oak Creek, WI. The building, which will be available for occupancy end of 2014, is the first large speculative industrial project to be developed in this region in five years and the last pad to be developed at Liber... 
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07/30/14Liberty Property Trust to Redevelop O'Hare Area Industrial Site
Company buys vacant industrial building, will demolish and develop new Class “A” distribution facility   Elk Grove, IL – July 30, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has acquired 16 acres at 333 Howard Avenue in Des Plaines. After removing an existing 290,000 square foot building, the company plans to develop a 236,000 square foot Class “A” distribution facility. Groundbreaking is slated for this fall.   “ This acquisition will fortify our position in... 
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07/09/14Liberty Property Trust Signs Renewal with DSC Logistics, Inc. for More Than One Million Square Feet of Space in Elwood
DSC Logistics, Inc. Extends Lease and Will Continue to Occupy 100% of Building   Elk Grove, IL – July 9, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed a lease renewal agreement with DSC Logistics, Inc. for more than one million square feet of space at 21705-21707 West Mississippi Avenue in Elwood. The tenant will continue to occupy 100% of the building.   “Liberty has a long-standing relationship with DSC Logistics,” said Don Schoenheider, vice pre... 
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06/20/14Liberty Property Trust Employees Team Up with Northern Illinois Food Bank to Stock and Staff Mobile Food Pantry on the 11th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Elk Grove, IL – June 20, 2014 – On Liberty’s national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, employees in the company’s Chicago office stocked and staffed a mobile food pantry through the Northern Illinois Food Bank. Those in need were able to reserve and pick up food at the pantry located on the grounds of the John J. Lukancic Middle School, 725 West Normantown Road in Romeoville.   “This is the sixth year we have partnered with the Northern Illin... 
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03/31/14Liberty Property Trust Announces Development Plans for a 172,000 Square Foot Speculative Class A Industrial Project in Milwaukee
Development of the final pad in Liberty Corporate Preserve in Oak Creek to commence late spring ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL - March 28, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust today announced its plans for a 172,000 square foot Class A industrial building in Oak Creek, with direct access to I-94.  The project marks the largest speculative industrial development in Milwaukee in more than five years, and will be available for occupancy in late Fall 2014. "We are very excited to be first out of... 
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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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12/10/13Liberty Property Trust Renews Leases with Five Tenants in Recently Acquired Buildings
A focus on building relationships with new tenant base results in 277,496 square feet of renewed space    ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – December 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has renewed leases with five tenants totaling 277,495 square feet of industrial space. The tenants are all located in buildings acquired when Liberty purchased a major industrial portfolio earlier this fall. “When we completed the purchase of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III in... 
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11/20/13Liberty Property Trust Expands in DuPage County with the Acquisition of Two Industrial Buildings Totaling 720,000 Square Feet of Space
Company adds four million square feet of space in the Chicago Area in 45 days to become the region’s third largest industrial owner/operator ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – November 20, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased two industrial buildings in the western Chicago suburb of Carol Stream for $39.75 million. Both buildings are fully leased to national tenants. “These properties provide us with even greater depth in Central DuPage County, a strong logistics marke... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Chicago Region Gains 24 Industrial Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Buildings in multiple submarkets, including O’Hare and Central DuPage County, increase reach and depth Elk Grove, IL – October 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) has 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. Locally, the purchase includes 24 buildings in the Chicago metropolitan area, adding 3.2 million square feet of industrial space and brin... 
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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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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 Adds Four New Tenants And Renews Leases With Three More As Its Aurora, IL Portfolio Reaches 100% Occupancy
ELK GROVE – July 8, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed four new leases and renewed three more at properties in Aurora, North Aurora and Batavia during the first half of the year. The seven agreements bring the company’s 4.4 million square foot portfolio in the submarket to 100% occupancy. “Aurora and the surrounding communities are seeing a significant rebound in their industrial vacancy rates due to significantly increased demand and lack of Class A industrial pro... 
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01/30/13Liberty Property Trust Brings 2759 N. Eola Road to 100% Occupancy as Kapstone Paper & Packaging Joins the Portfolio
ROSEMONT, IL – January 29, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed a long term lease with KapStone Paper & Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) at Butterfield III (2759 N. Eola Road) in Aurora. The lease, for 192,000 square feet of industrial space, brings the 506,000 square foot building to 100% occupancy. “We are very excited to welcome KapStone to our Chicago portfolio,” said Neal Driscoll , vice president and director of leasing and development for the Liberty Illinois... 
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12/19/12Liberty Property Trust Announces $155 Million Investment In Industrial Acquisitions In Fourth Quarter
MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 19, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust has announced that it has closed on the acquisition of 19 industrial buildings totaling three million square feet for $155 million thus far during the fourth quarter. The properties consist of 12 properties in Tampa, FL, totaling 1.2 million square feet; two buildings in suburban Chicago, IL totaling 1.2 million square feet; three properties in Charlotte, NC totaling 376,000 square feet; and two buildings in Shakopee, MN to... 
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11/29/12Liberty Property Trust Enters the I-55 Submarket With Purchase of a 723,291 Square Foot Warehouse in Romeoville, IL
ROSEMONT, IL – November 29, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased a 723,291 square foot industrial building at 1070 Windham Parkway in Romeoville, in the heart of the I-55 submarket. This is the first acquisition in the submarket for the company, which owns and manages more than 7.7 million square feet of industrial space in the greater Chicago-Milwaukee Corridor. The building was acquired from an institutional owner. The seller was represented in the transaction b... 
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08/23/12Liberty Property Trust Brings Westport Axle to 650 Boulder Drive
BETHLEHEM, PA – August 22, 2012 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that Westport Axle has moved into 516,800 square feet of industrial space at 650 Boulder Drive in Breinigsville, Pennsylvania. The company signed a long term lease in April and took possession of the space earlier this summer to complete their extensive fit-out. Westport has taken the space in order to provide service to Mack Truck/Volvo in the region. The company plans on hiring 500+ people, skilled and uns... 
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07/17/12Liberty Property Trust Names Kenneth K. Chang, P.E., LEED AP As Senior Project Manager In The Central Region
HOUSTON, TX – July 11, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Kenneth K. Chang, P.E., LEED AP, has joined the company as Senior Project Manager. Chang will be responsible for new development and industrial property improvement projects in Liberty’s Central Region which spans Texas, Arizona, Illinois and Minnesota. “Ken comes to Liberty with a strong knowledge of development and a commitment to sustainability that will serve our tenants well,” said Joe Trinkle, senior vice preside... 
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04/25/12Liberty Property Trust Brings 901 Bilter Road In Aurora To 100% Occupancy
A new lease for 316,200 square feet with xpedx and an expansion with long term tenant Rockpoint Logistics caps tenancy ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – April 24, 2011 – Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it completed two significant leases at Liberty Business Center in Aurora last week, bringing its 901 Bilter Road (known as Liberty Business Center #7) to 100% occupancy. Developed in 2005, the 607,752 square foot industrial building has been a highly sought-after location since... 
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04/03/12Liberty Property Trust Completes Sale of Office and High-finish Flex Portfolio
49 assets sold in five markets MALVERN, Pa., April 3, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that it has completed its anticipated sale of 49 properties totaling 2.5 million square feet of space in Wisconsin, Maryland, Virginia, North Carolina and New Jersey for approximately $195 million.  The properties consist primarily of single-story and mid-rise office buildings and high-finish flex properties. The properties were 83% leased when the transaction closed o... 
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12/15/11Liberty Property Trust Named One Of The Top Commercial Real Estate Firms In The Americas For Its Leadership In Environmental Practices
Chicago Region’s Commitment to Sustainable Property Management Contributes to National Recognition ROSEMONT, IL – December 12, 2011 – For the second year in a row, Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) has ranked in the top three among 64 North and South America-based commercial real estate companies and funds for its environmental and social performance. The international study – “GRESB 2011 Research Report” – was completed by the GRESB Foundation (Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark)... 
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07/11/11Liberty Property Trust Adds 1.2 Million Square Feet to Its Illinois Portfolio With the Acquisition of Two Industrial Properties
ROSEMONT, Ill., July 11, 2011 /PRNewswire via COMTEX/ -- Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE: LRY), today announced that it completed the purchase of two buildings at Centerpoint Intermodal Center in Elwood, Illinois on Friday, July 1. Liberty's total investment is approximately $60 million. The addition of the properties brings the Liberty portfolio to more than 6.3 million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago area. The buildings, purchased from Mirvac, represent Liberty's entry into this... 
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05/25/11Liberty Property Trust Reaches 100% Occupancy At 900 Bilter Road In Aurora With Caterpillar Logistics Services Long Term Lease
90 Days of Intense Activity Brings Building from Empty to Full ROSEMONT, IL – May 24, 2011 - Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY), today announced that it has signed a new long-term lease with Caterpillar Logistics Services, Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of Caterpillar Inc., for 251,151 square feet of space at 900 Bilter Road, Aurora, Illinois. The execution of the lease with Caterpillar, in tandem with the recent lease agreement with Optimum Nutrition for 212,485 square feet of space, brin... 
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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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01/20/11Liberty Property Trust Welcomes the First Tenant to Liberty Business Center Aurora Industrial Building
Optimum Nutrition signs a long-term lease for more than 212,000 square feet ROSEMONT, IL – January 13, 2011 - Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY), today announced that it has signed a new long-term lease with Optimum Nutrition Inc. for 212,485 square feet at 900 Bilter Road, Aurora, Illinois. “We are very pleased to be able to offer Optimum Nutrition the distribution space they needed to support their growing business,” said Don Schoenheider, vice president and city manager, Liberty ... 
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04/30/10Liberty Ranks First In Environmental Policy Implementation & Measurement In International Study
Chicago/Milwaukee Corridor Region’s Commitment to Sustainable Property Management Contributes to National Recognition and One Million Dollars in Savings ROSEMONT, IL – 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 Estate Investors” – was completed by Maas... 
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03/05/10Liberty Signs Lease Agreements Totaling More Than 1.4 Million SF In 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries:                Donald Schoenheider, Liberty Property Trust, 847/698-8140 Media Contact:                     Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST SIGNS LEASE AGREEMENTS TOTALING MORE THAN 1.4 MILLION SQUARE FEET IN 2009 Leasing Interest Remains... 
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09/09/09Liberty Signs Two More Warehouse Agreements In The Chicago Market
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Donald Schoenheider, Liberty Property Trust, 847/698-8140 Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY SIGNS TWO MORE WAREHOUSE AGREEMENTS IN THE CHICAGO MARKET ROSEMONT, IL – September 9, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than five million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago Market, today announced that it has completed two significant warehouse lease agreement... 
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04/21/09Liberty To help US Service Personnel Phone Home As It E-Cycles Cell Phones In 18 Cities This Earth Day
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE April 20, 2009 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST TO HELP U.S. SERVICE PERSONNEL PHONE HOME AS IT E-CYCLES CELL PHONES IN 18 CITIES THIS EARTH DAY Illinois, Wisconsin and Minnesota Region Offices to Participate WHAT: Liberty Property Trust will collect used cell phones in 18 of its regions this Earth Day – Wednesday, April 22 – in support of Cell Phones for Soldiers, a charitable foundation that provides calling cards to U.S. soldiers stationed overseas. ... 
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04/07/09Liberty Brings America Diagnostic Medicine, Inc. To Batavia
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Donald Schoenheider, Liberty Property Trust, 847/698-8140 Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY BRINGS AMERICAN DIAGNOSTIC MEDICINE INC. TO BATAVIA ROSEMONT, IL – April 7, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than five million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago metro area, today announced that American Diagnostic Medicine, Inc. has signed a new, long ter... 
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01/20/09Liiberty Finalizes Two Distribution Leases In Batavia
Leggett & Platt and Golden Eagle Distribution sign leases totaling 105,200 square feet ROSEMONT, IL – January 20, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 4.6 million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago metro area, today announced the signing of two deals in Batavia, Illinois. Leggett & Platt has signed a long term renewal of its lease of 83,200 square feet of industrial space at 524 Kingsland Drive. Golden Eagle Distribution Corporation... 
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09/16/08Don Schoenheider Appointed To NAIOP Forum
ROSEMONT, IL - September 16, 2008 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 4.6 million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago metro area, today announced that Donald Schoenheider, vice president and city manager, Liberty Property Trust, has been named to a three year term on the prestigious National Industrial Development IV Forum of the National Association of Industrial and Office Properties (NAIOP), the largest commercial real estate professional associati... 
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07/16/08Illinois Office Donates A Day Of Service To Ronald McDonald House
Volunteer Program is Part of Liberty's "Bill Rouse Day of Caring"- A Day to Honor the Memory of Company Founder ROSEMONT, IL - July 16, 2008 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 4.6 million square feet of industrial space in the Chicago metro area, dedicated Friday, July 11 to lending a hand to the community as part of Liberty's Bill Rouse Day of Caring. The team of six commercial real estate professionals spent the day hosting activities, preparing meals for... 
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