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10/03/16Liberty Property Trust Completes Sale of 108 Properties for $969 Million
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 03, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) announced that it closed today on the sale of 108 properties in five markets totaling approximately 7.6 million square feet and 26.7 acres of land, for $969 million. The portfolio was purchased by Workspace Property Trust in concert with its strategic partner, Safanad Limited, and was 88.1% leased at closing. A comprehensive list of assets included in this transaction is available at www.libertyproperty.com un... 
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10/03/16Property List - Liberty Property Trust to Sell 108 Properties for $969 Million
Property Address City State Type SF 4207 E Cotton Center Boulevard Phoenix AZ Office 24,900 4217 E Cotton Center Boulevard Phoenix AZ Office 88,140 4303 E Cotton Center Boulevard Phoenix AZ Office 64,000 4313 E Cotton Center Boulevard Phoenix AZ Office 108,874 4405 E Cotton Center Boulevard Phoenix ... 
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07/25/16Liberty Property Trust to Sell 108 Properties for $969 Million
MALVERN, Pa., July 25, 2016 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Consistent with the company’s publicly-stated intent to sell approximately $1 billion of non-core suburban properties in 2016, Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) today announced that it has entered into an agreement to sell to Workspace Property Trust in concert with its strategic partner, Safanad Limited, for $969 million, 108 properties totaling approximately 7.6 million square feet of leasable space in five markets and approximately 26.7 acres ... 
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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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12/04/15Liberty Property Trust Sells Horsham, PA Portfolio
MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 04, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) today announced that it has closed on the sale of its entire portfolio of 41 properties in the Horsham, PA submarket totaling 2.4 million square feet of space and 20 acres of land, for proceeds of $245.3 million. The portfolio was purchased by Workspace Property Trust, a privately held, vertically integrated, full service commercial real estate company specializing in the development, management, and operation of... 
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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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07/31/15Liberty Property Trust Announces Sale of Office Complex for $63.5 Million
MALVERN, Pa., July 31, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust has sold 1170, 1180 and 1190 Devon Park Drive, a fully-leased, three-building complex comprising 250,185 square feet of office space in Wayne, PA, for $63.5 million. The transaction closed yesterday. Liberty was represented by Newmark Grubb Knight Frank in the transaction. About the Company Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) is a leader in commercial real estate, serving customers in the United States and United Kingdom... 
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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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02/06/15Liberty Property Trust's Southeastern Pennsylvania Region Leases More Than 750,000 Square Feet of Space
Malvern, PA –February 5, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it signed more than 70 lease agreements in the second half of 2014, representing more than 750,000 square feet of activity in Southeastern Pennsylvania. “Momentum was strong in the second half of 2014. Our leasing team has been working overtime managing increased prospect activity and the execution of large leases in the Horsham, King of Prussia and Malvern submarkets,” said Tony Nichols, vice president and city man... 
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07/29/14Liberty Property Trust Brings DrugDev to King of Prussia Area with a 31,000 Square Foot Lease at 1170 Devon Park Drive
New United States headquarters comprises entire third floor of high-profile building Malvern, PA – July 29, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that DrugDev has signed a lease agreement for 31,000 square feet of Class A office space at 1170 Devon Park Drive in Wayne, Pa. The building, which will serve as the United States headquarters for DrugDev, recently underwent a major renovation and is highly visible from Pennsylvania Route 202, near the interchange with the Schuylki... 
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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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06/27/13Liberty Property Trust Marks The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring By Contributing "Sweat Equity" To Habitat For Humanity Of Chester County
Nearly 200 employees from Pennsylvania and New Jersey trade cell phones for shovels in memory of company founder Willard G. Rouse III MALVERN, PA – June 26, 2013 – Ten years ago, after the passing of Liberty Property Trust Founder, Chairman and CEO Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, employees seeking a way to honor his memory launched the annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring. The national day of community service is traditionally observed on the Friday closest to his birthday, June 19, by more th... 
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04/08/13Liberty Property Trust Leases 151,677 Square Feet Of Space In The Route 202 Corridor During First Quarter
New leases, renewals and expansions span six suburban office parks across the region MALVERN, PA – April 8, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it welcomed six new customers and completed four renewals and three expansions during a busy first quarter of 2013. “It was an extremely active first quarter – a tremendous way to start off 2013,” said Tom Sklow, vice president and city manager, Liberty Property Trust. “Our suburban Philadelphia office parks experienced a surge of inter... 
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02/01/13Great Valley Corporate Center To Expand With 200,000 Square Foot Office Project
3 Quarry Ridge 100% pre-leased to The Vanguard Group MALVERN, Pa., Feb. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will develop a 200,000 square foot, six-story office building for The Vanguard Group at Great Valley Corporate Center in Malvern, PA. The total project cost is estimated at $55 million. Construction is expected to begin in March of this year, with completion in mid-2014. Vanguard has signed a long-term lease, and was represented by Ron Cariola a... 
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09/12/1222nd Annual Liberty Property Trust "Run For Your Life" 5K Walk/Run to be Held at Great Valley Corporate Center on September 18th
  WHAT                   Liberty Property Trust will host the 22nd annual “Run for Your Life” 5K Walk/Run at Great Valley Corporate Center on September 18.   WHY                     Proceeds from the event will benefit two local organizations: Community Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM) and the East Whitela... 
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06/25/12Nearly 200 Liberty Property Trust Employees And Vendors Help To Revitalize Hunting Park In North Philadelphia To Mark The 9th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring
PHILADELPHIA, PA – June 22, 2012 – More than a dozen work teams--equipped with sponges, hammers, paint brushes and shovels, as well as concrete mixers, power washers, hydraulic paint sprayers and enormous piles of mulch and landscaping stones--fanned out across the 87-acre Hunting Park in North Philadelphia on Friday, June 15 in a mass effort to contribute to the ongoing revitalization of this important community resource. The teams, made up of more than 200 Liberty Property Trust employees and ... 
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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
Company Earns Global “Green Star” Top Honors MALVERN, PA – 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). The GRESB study ranks commercial real estate compan... 
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09/27/11Liberty Property Trusts's 21st Annual Great Valley Corporate Center 5K Charity Race Raises More Than $10,000
MALVERN, PA – September 27, 2011 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it raised $10,872 in the “Run For Your Life!” 5K Walk/Run held at Great Valley Corporate Center earlier this month. More than 200 runners aged eight to 80 took part in the event which awarded prizes in five categories. Proceeds from the event benefitted two local organizations: Community Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM) and the East Whiteland Volunteer Fire Association. “For more than two decades, this event ha... 
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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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04/15/11Liberty Property Trust Welcomes YMCA Great Valley to the Shops at Great Valley
MALVERN, PA – March 22, 2011- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in the Delaware Valley, today announced it has completed a new lease agreement with the YMCA of the Upper Main Line for a location at the Shops at Great Valley in Great Valley Corporate Center. “The Y is the leading nonprofit committed to strengthening communities through youth development, healthy living and social responsibility. We ... 
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03/28/11Liberty Property Trust Welcomes the Microsoft Technology Center to 45 Liberty Blvd.
MALVERN, PA – March 24, 2011- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in the Delaware Valley, has announced that Microsoft has renewed its commitment to the Great Valley Corporate Center (GVCC) with an expansion and renewal of its lease at 45 Liberty Blvd. The agreement incorporates the new Microsoft Technology Center that opened last week. A tenant at GVCC since 1999, Microsoft almost doubled its lease ... 
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09/17/10Liberty Property Trust Receives Energy Star Certification At Liberty Ridge In Wayne, PA
Region also recognized for providing and promoting commuting alternatives Malvern, PA – September 16, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has received Energy Star certification for one of its premier office properties – 1500/1550 Liberty Ridge Drive in Wayne, Pennsylvania. The Energy Star logo is familiar to most consumers as it marks items such as refrigerators, light bulbs and washing machines as “energy efficient.” Energy Star labeled buildings typically... 
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06/30/10The Legacy Of Founder Bill Rouse Lives On Through Day Of Caring Program
PHILADELPHIA, PA – June 22, 2010 – On Friday, June 18, more than 400 Liberty Property Trust employees from across the country and in the United Kingdom traded in their suits and Blackberrys for t-shirts, screwdrivers and paintbrushes 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, Willard G. Rouse III. Bill Rouse was as committed to c... 
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05/07/10Liberty Property Trust's 151 South Warner Drive Achieves LEED Gold Certification
Renovation results in substantial water and energy savings for landlord and tenants  Malvern, PA – May 5, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has received LEED®(Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design)  Gold certification by the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) for its Class A office building at 151 South Warner Drive in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania.  “This property has become the standard for redevelopment in the area with a design that ... 
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04/30/10Liberty Ranks First In Environmental Policy Implementation & Measurement In International Study
Liberty’s Philadelphia and Delaware Valley Offices’ Commitment to Sustainable Design and Management Contributes to National Recognition and One Million Dollars in Savings PHILADELPHIA – 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” – wa... 
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04/21/10Liberty's First Quarter Leasing In Southeastern Pennsylvania Totals More Than 60,000 Square Feet
New Liberty tenant moving to Great Valley Corporate Center from Research Triangle Park in North Carolina Malvern, PA – April 21, 2010 - Liberty Property Trust, (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has signed a total of 60,502 square feet of new and renewed leases in the first quarter of the year. Included in the first quarter lease agreements is Phase Bio Pharmaceuticals, coming to Liberty from Research Triangle Park in North Carolina. Phase Bio Pharmaceuticals signed a new lease fo... 
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10/19/09Third Quarter Leasing Exceeds 300,000 Square Feet
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tom Sklow LibertyProperty Trust 610/722-4160 Media: Jenni Pastusak a.s.a.p.r., 443/944-6285 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST’S THIRD QUARTER LEASING TOTALS MORE THAN 300,000 SQUARE FEET MALVERN, PA – October 19, 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that it has signed four... 
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09/15/09Liberty Holds Its 19th Annual Great Valley Corporate Center 5k Challenge
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: James J. Mazzarelli September 14, 2009 Liberty Property Trust 610/648-1757 Media: Jenni Pastusak a.s.a.p.r. 443/944-6285 MEDIA ADVISORY: PHOTO OPPORTUNITY – Tuesday, September 15, 2009 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST HOLDS ITS 19th ANNUAL GREAT VALLEY CORPORATE CENTER “RUN FOR YOUR LIFE!” 5K CORPORATE CHALLENGE WHAT: Liberty Property Trust’s South Eastern Pennsylvania office will hold the 19th Annual 5K... 
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09/01/09Liberty Property Trust Launches Weekly Farmer's Market With Penn State Great Valley
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE September 1, 2009 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST LAUNCHES WEEKLY FARMERS MARKET WITH PENN STATE GREAT VALLEY Lunch break to include fresh options for Great Valley tenants WHAT: A newly launched farmers market will offer fresh, seasonal foods to tenants and local residents in close proximity to Great Valley Corporate Center. Options range from fruits and vegetables to baked goods, sandwiches, salsa, a... 
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08/19/09Libety Signs 7 New Leases Along The Route 202 Corridor
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Contact: Tom Sklow Liberty Property Trust 610/722-4160 Media: Jenni Pastusak a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST SIGNS SEVEN LEASES ON THE ROUTE 202 CORRIDOR MALVERN, PA – August 19, 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that it has renewed six leases and signed one new te... 
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06/15/09At Its One Year Anniversary Market At Comcast Center Reaches 97% Occupancy
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Brian Cohen, Liberty Property Trust, 215/568-4100 Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 AT ITS ONE YEAR ANNIVERSARY, LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST’S MARKET AT COMCAST CENTER REACHES 97% OCCUPANCY Omega Optical opens, leaving just retail two locations available PHILADELPHIA, PA – June 15, 2009 – Liberty Property Trust’s Market and Shops at Comcast Center will reach its one year anniversary this month with 97% o... 
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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 58,000 SF At GVCC In 1st QTR 2009
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE General Inquiries: Tom Sklow, Liberty Property Trust, 610/722-4160 Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY PROPERTY TRUST LEASES MORE THAN 58,000 SQUARE FEET AT GREAT VALLEY CORPORATE CENTER IN 1ST QUARTER MALVERN, PA – April 8, 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania... 
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01/23/09Liberty Property Trust Leases 407,054 Square Feet At Great Valley Corporate Center In 4th Quarter
MALVERN, PA – January 23, 2009 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 15 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that it has signed 407,054 square feet in new leases and renewals at the Great Valley Corporate Center (GVCC) in fourth quarter 2008.  Office renewals totaling 385,960 square feet of space were signed with Akzo Nobel Coatings, APEX Companies, Diageo and several other tenants. The ren... 
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11/20/08Liberty Signs Lease With Yellowbook For More Than 130,000 SF In King Of Prussia
MALVERN, PA - November 20, 2008 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 15 million square feet of office and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that Yellowbook, a national leader in the local search industry, has signed a lease at 2201 Renaissance Boulevard in King of Prussia, Pennsylvania. "Yellowbook wanted to bring together employees from several buildings in Renaissance Park to improve their operating efficiency," said Tom Sklow, vi... 
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09/02/08Liberty Property Trust Holds its 18th Annual Great Valley Corporate Center
WHAT:                          Liberty Property Trust's South Eastern Pennsylvania office will hold the 18th Annual 5K Corporate Challenge on Tuesday, September 9. Last year, Liberty Property Trust tenants, vendors and event sponsors raised $10,000 for Community Volunteers in Medicine (CVIM) and $5,000 for the East Whiteland Volunteer Fire Association. During the past four years the event has raised $35,000 for CVIM.     ... 
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05/06/08Health Market Science Lease Completes Occupancy At 2700 Horizon Drive
Previously a sub-tenant, Health Market Science expands its space as it chooses to grow with Liberty MALVERN, PA - May 6, 2008 — Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 15 million square feet of office and industrial space in southeastern Pennsylvania, today announced that Health Market Science, Inc. (HMS) has signed a long term lease for 45,000 square feet of office space at 2700 Horizon Drive in King of Prussia. The tenant will occupy t... 
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03/11/08Liberty Caps Renovation of 460 E. Swedesford Road with 100% Occupancy
Genex and Bradley Burns renew at sister building 440 East Swedesford Road; One suite still available as upgrade project begins MALVERN, 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 it has completed the renovation of 460 East Swedesford Road in Wayne - a 71,739 square foot Class A office building now 100% leased with a combination of existing and new tenants. The p... 
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