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08/31/17Liberty Property Trust Provides Update on Houston Operation
HOUSTON, Aug. 31, 2017 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust, which owns and manages seven million square feet of commercial property in Houston, announced that Liberty’s Houston employees are safe, and initial assessments indicate minimal impact to the company’s properties, which are all operational. Hans Brindley, Vice President and Market Leader for Houston, commented: “We feel very fortunate today, and we would like to thank everyone – our Liberty teams, our tenants, our vendors, a... 
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08/07/17Liberty Property Trust Reports Strong Leasing Activity During the Second Quarter
La Porte, Texas development project helps drive leasing results across portfolio  Houston, TX – August 7, 2017 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it executed eleven leases totaling 855,568 square feet of space in the Houston market during the second quarter of 2017.  "This is the best quarterly leasing result that we have experienced in some time," said Hans Brindley, vice president and market leader for Liberty in Houston. "We are seeing great leasing activity throughout ... 
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09/13/16Liberty Property Trust Announces Leadership Changes in Houston
Houston, TX – September 13, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced a leadership change in Houston. Jay Kraft, who has led Liberty's Houston region since 2011, has retired after 27 years of service and Hans Brindley has been promoted to lead the Houston office as vice president of leasing and development. Brindley joined Liberty in 2007 as senior leasing representative and currently serves as a leader of Liberty's Industrial Practice Group. Before joining Liberty, Brindley served as leasin... 
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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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09/29/15Liberty Property Trust Acquires Three Buildings and 139 Acres in La Porte, Texas
Land can accommodate more than two million square feet in Port Crossing Commerce Center   Houston, TX – September 29, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust today announced the acquisition of three buildings and 139 acres of additional land in La Porte, Texas, within the port submarket. Liberty invested approximately $93 million in this acquisition.   The three 100% leased buildings consist of two rail served and a cross dock building, totaling 921,196 square feet. They are located in clos... 
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06/22/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Paint and Pave for Covenant House Texas on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Houston, TX – June 22, 2015 – On Liberty Property Trust’s annual national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, the company’s Houston office came together in support of Covenant House Texas, a non-profit organization that provides shelter and support to homeless, abused and abandoned youth.   “Covenant House Texas has made a tremendous commitment over the last three decades to provide safety, services and training to local Houston and H... 
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05/07/15Liberty Property Trust Celebrates the Grand Opening of the First Building in Legacy at Fallbrook Business Park In Houston
Houston, TX –May 7, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has completed the construction of its 206,800 square foot Class A office building, located at 10720 West Sam Houston Parkway North in Houston.  The building, designed to meet LEED® Gold certification, is the first of up to three planned for Legacy at Fallbrook. A Grand Opening event, to be held in May, will officially launch the business park. Liberty also welcomes Stewart Title, as the first te... 
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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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06/20/14Liberty Property Trust Employees Paint for Covenant House on the 11th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
HOUSTON, TX – June 20, 2014 – On Liberty’s national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, the company’s Houston office worked at the Covenant House, a nonprofit charity serving homeless youth with a network of shelters across the Americas.   “This is the fourth year we have partnered with Covenant House on Bill Rouse Day of Caring,” said Jay Kraft, vice president and city manager of Liberty Property Trust’s Houston region. “We are proud to continu... 
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06/02/14Liberty Property Trust Promotes Hans Brindley to Vice President in Houston
Houston, TX – June 2, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Hans Brindley has been named vice president of leasing & development for the company’s Houston region. In this new role, he will be responsible for the daily management and leasing of the company’s 7.07 million square foot industrial and office portfolio in the Houston market.   “It has been my pleasure to work with Hans as his work ethic, dedication and professionalism is second to none,” said Jay Kr... 
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02/19/14Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on Legacy at Fallbrook
First of Three Planned Office Buildings Designed to Meet LEED® Silver Specifications   HOUSTON, TX – February 18, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has broken ground today on a five-story 208,000 square foot Class A office building located at 10720 West Sam Houston Parkway North. Phase I of Legacy at Fallbrook is designed to achieve LEED® Silver certification and will be available for occupancy in the first quarter of 2015.   “We are very excited... 
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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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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust's Houston Region Gains 27 Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Acquisition provides property diversity across Houston portfolio with addition of multi-tenant and flex buildings Houston, TX – 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 27 buildings in the Houston Metropolitan area. The acquisition adds 1,461,792 million sq... 
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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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08/29/12Liberty Property Trust Inks 155,000 Square Feet of New Leases in Houston
Company Welcomes First Tenant at 14400 Hollister Road HOUSTON, TX – August 27, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed three lease agreements totaling 155,000 square feet within its Houston portfolio. “We have had tremendous interest and activity during this past quarter from highly diversified national and international companies,” said Jay Kraft, vice president and city manager of Liberty’s Houston region. Bosch Rexroth has signed a lease for 28,080 square... 
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08/06/12Liberty Property Trust Promotes Hans Brindley Director of Leasing & Development for the Houston Region
HOUSTON, TX – August 6, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Hans Brindley has been named director of leasing & development for the Houston region. In this new role, he will be responsible for the daily management of all leasing, acquisition and development including build-to-suit opportunities. Brindley will focus on growing Liberty’s industrial footprint in the market. “As a senior leasing representative Hans has played a key role in the success of our region. He is a true as... 
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08/02/12Liberty Property Trust Receives LEED Silver Certification For Two Warehouse Buildings At Liberty Northwest Business Center
HOUSTON, TX – August 1, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has officially earned LEED Silver certification for two of its buildings -5500 N. Sam Houston Parkway West and 14031Hollister Road- from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC). Liberty delivered the two LEED warehouse buildings in January, together totaling 212,000 square feet. The buildings are the company’s second and third sustainable development projects Houston. “Liberty is committed to the development and ow... 
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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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12/13/11Liberty Property Trust Named One Of The Top Commercial Real Estate Firms In The Americas For Its Leadership In Environmental Practices
Texas Region’s Commitment to Sustainable Property Management Contributes to National Recognition HOUSTON, TX– 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 ... 
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08/11/11Liberty Property Trust Plans To Increase Its Beltway Portfolio With The Development Of Two Sustainable Buildings In Houston
Developer to Expand and Rebrand its Northwest Business Park HOUSTON, TX – August 11,2011 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has broken ground on two industrial buildings together totaling 212,000 square feet located in Liberty Northwest Business Center (formerly known as Beltway at Bammel). The buildings are the company’s second and third sustainable development projects Houston. “Liberty has developed more than 7.5 million square feet of high performance buildings around ... 
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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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12/08/10Steve Hawkins Joins Liberty Property Trust As Senior Property Manager
HOUSTON, TX – December 8, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that Steve Hawkins has joined the company as a senior property manager and will be responsible for overseeing Liberty’s property management division responsible for 4.2 million square feet in Houston. “Steve’s extensive experience in industrial real estate and customer service, coupled with his reputation of leadership and high integrity, make him a great fit with our company’s mission and our growing team in... 
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08/27/10Liberty Property Trust Inks First Deal At Round Up Business Park In Houston
HOUSTON, TX – August 27, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has signed its first lease for 46,440 square feet at the newly-acquired Round Up Business Park in the Northwest Houston industrial submarket. Last month Liberty purchased two vacant industrial buildings offering a total of 227,800 square feet of class A industrial space just off of North Sam Houston Parkway. “We acquired Round Up Business Park to give us the supply of high quality industrial l... 
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07/23/10Liberty Acquires Round Up Business Park - Portfolio Reaches Four Million Square Feet
Acquisition Marks Liberty’s Growing Industrial Presence in the Northwest Submarket HOUSTON, TX - July 22, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has purchased two industrial buildings offering a total of 227,800 square feet of space at Round Up Business Park, bringing the company’s total portfolio to more than four million square feet of class A industrial space in Houston. “This acquisition allows us to increase our portfolio size in one of the strong... 
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07/16/10Liberty Receives Prestigious 2010 International TOBY Award For Its Legacy Center Business Park In Houston
Company One of 14 Winners from North America HOUSTON, TX - July 12, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced it has received an International TOBY (“Office Building of the Year”) award at the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) for its Legacy Center Business Park located in Northwest Houston. The award recognizes excellence in property management. “It is a tremendous honor to receive this award and to be recognized as an industry leader among our peers fr... 
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06/16/10Liberty Promotes Kristin Murillo To Property Manager
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries:  Joe Trinkle, Liberty Property Trust, 281/955-2000 Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653                                                           &nb... 
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04/14/10Liberty Receives Regional TOBY Award For Its Legacy Center Business Park In Houston
HOUSTON, TX– April 13, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced it has received a regional TOBY (“Office Building of the Year”) Award at the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) Southwest Conference 2010 for its Legacy Center Business Park located in Northwest Houston. The award recognizes excellence in property management and the competition includes winners of the TOBY Award from various local chapters throughout several states in the Southwest US. “It is a treme... 
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03/29/10Liberty Grows Its Relationship With Jacobson Warehouse Company At Williamsport Distribution Center
Third Party Logistics Company Expands into an additional 210,000 Square Feet HOUSTON, TX– March 26, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that it has recently renewed an existing lease and signed a new lease with Jacobson Warehouse Company Inc. at Williamsport Distribution Center in La Porte, TX. “Williamsport Distribution Center is a core asset in the Port of Houston submarket for our company,” said Joe Trinkle, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Hous... 
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03/17/10William G. Carroll Joins Liberty Property Trust As Regional Property Manager
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Robert Goldschmidt, Liberty Property Trust, 813/889-3712 Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653   WILLIAM G. CARROLL JOINS LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST AS REGIONAL PROPERTY MANAGER     TAMPA, FL – March 10, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that William Carroll has joined Liberty Property Trust as a Regional Property Manager. In his new role, he will be responsible for overseeing the property m... 
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06/17/09Houston Office To Work For Devereux Texas Treatment Center In Honor Of Founder
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Joe Trinkle, Liberty Property Trust, 281/955-2000 Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST’S HOUSTON REGION TO WORK FOR DEVEREUX TEXAS TREATMENT CENTER ON BILL ROUSE DAY OF CARING, JUNE 19 Day of Service includes 20 Offices and 400 Employees in the US and UK MALVERN, PA – June 18, 2009 - On Friday, June 19, more than 400 Liberty Property Trust employees from across the country and in the Uni... 
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06/15/09Liberty Receives LEED Silver Certification For Central Green 9 Building In Houston
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Joe Trinkle, Liberty Property Trust, 281/955-2000 Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST RECEIVES LEED® SILVER CERTIFICATION FOR ITS CENTRAL GREEN 9 BUILDING IN HOUSTON Project Marks the First Industrial Building in Houston to receive LEED Certification HOUSTON – June 15, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 3.8 ... 
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06/01/09Liberty Signs New Long Term Lease With Advanced Platinum Solutions At West Little York Distribution Center
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Joe Trinkle, Liberty Property Trust, 281/955-2000 Media Contact: Margo Hunt Winans, a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653 LIBERTY SIGNS NEW LONG-TERM LEASE WITH ADVANCED PLATINUM SOLUTIONS AT WEST LITTLE YORK DISTRIBUTION CENTER HOUSTON – June 1, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 3.8 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space in Houston, today announced that it... 
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03/19/09Liberty Awarded Industrial Deal Of The Year From Houston Chapter Of NAIOP
Contact: Joe Trinkle Liberty Property Trust 281/955-2000 Media: Margo Hunt Winans a.s.a.p.r., 757/404-8653 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST IS AWARDED THE “INDUSTRIAL DEAL OF THE YEAR” FROM THE HOUSTON CHAPTER OF NAIOP FOR ITS LEED® REGISTERED BUILDING IN NORTHWEST HOUSTON HOUSTON – March 5, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 3.8 million square feet of warehouse and distributi... 
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10/07/08Liberty Leases More Than 237,000 SF In Houston
Latest deals bring Liberty Houston leasing to more than a million square feet in 2008. HOUSTON - October 7, 2008 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 3.8 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space in Houston, today announced that it has signed new leases totaling 237,411 square feet in Northwest Houston. "Our Northwest Houston Beltway industrial properties continue to attract excellent tenants, whic... 
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05/08/08Liberty Signs McLean Cargo And Announces 270,000 Square Feet Of Lease Activity In Houston
HOUSTON - May 8, 2008 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages more than 3.8 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space in Houston, today announced that it has signed McLean Cargo Specialists for Houston's first Leadership LEED registered industrial building at Central Green Business Park.   In addition, Liberty announced that it has leased, renewed and expanded another 272,917 square feet in existing industrial properties in North ... 
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09/24/07Liberty Property Trust Welcomes Two New Tenants To 'Beltway At Bammel' Business Park Located In Northwest Houston
HOUSTON, September 24, 2007 -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages approximately 3.2 million square feet of warehouse and distribution space in Houston, today announced that it has recently signed two new leases in its Beltway at Bammel Business Park, located in Northwest Houston. "We are pleased to welcome two new tenants to Bammel Business Park," said Joe Trinkle, vice president and city manager, Liberty Property Trust. "We have seen an ... 
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