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03/21/18Liberty Property Trust Promotes Megan Creecy-Herman to Vice President, Market Leader in Arizona
Focus Shifts to the Expansion of an All-Industrial Portfolio with the Upcoming Sale of Office Properties  Phoenix, AZ – March 21, 2018 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has promoted Megan Creecy-Herman to the position of vice president, market leader. She will run the company's industrial portfolio in Arizona. Liberty Property Trust's current portfolio in the state consists of approximately     2.5 million square feet of industrial properties, with another 280... 
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04/25/17Liberty Property Trust Named "Owner/Developer of the Year" for Second Time in Three Years by NAIOP Arizona
Liberty's Fully Leased 2040 West Rio Salado Parkway wins "Spec Industrial Project of the Year"  Phoenix, AZ – April 25, 2017 – Liberty Property Trust has been named "Owner/Developer of the Year" by NAIOP's Arizona Chapter for the second time since 2014. In addition, Liberty's development at 2040 West Rio Salado Parkway was awarded "Spec Industrial Project of the Year" at the organization's annual awards ceremony. "We are honored to again receive this award which is extremely meaningful be... 
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01/19/17Liberty Property Trust Signs First Two Leases at New Liberty Logistics Center II in Phoenix
Essendant Co. Pre-leases 60% of 1500 South 71st Avenue; Basic Components, Inc. Signs at 7205 West Buckeye Road Phoenix, AZ – January 19, 2017 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed leases with its first two tenants at Liberty Logistics Center II, the company's new 73-acre industrial park in Phoenix. First, Essendant Co. has pre-leased 261,880 square feet of space at 1500 South 71st Avenue. Liberty broke ground on the 437,105 square foot state-of-the-art distribution facilit... 
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10/25/16Liberty Property Trust Brings 1930 West Rio Salado Parkway to 100% Occupancy Before Construction is Finished
Leases with DriveTime Automotive Group and CARVANA underscore strong demand for office space in Tempe Phoenix, AZ – October 25, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed two new leases, filling its nearly complete 135,663 square foot speculative office building at 1930 West Rio Salado Parkway in Tempe. DriveTime Automotive Group, an existing tenant in 1720 West Rio Salado Parkway at Liberty Center at Rio Salado, will expand into 65,889 square feet of space, while its fo... 
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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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06/15/16Liberty Property Trust Promotes Megan Creecy-Herman to Vice President, Leasing and Development in the Arizona Region
Phoenix, AZ – June 15, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has promoted Megan Creecy-Herman to vice president, leasing and development in the Arizona region. In her new role, Ms. Creecy-Herman will manage leasing for Liberty's regional portfolio of nearly four million square feet and continue to work on all new development."Megan has been instrumental in helping to grow our portfolio and establish us as one of the premier owners and developers in the region," said John DiVall, ... 
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06/01/16Liberty Property Trust Reaches 82% Occupancy at its New Industrial Building in Liberty Center at Rio Salado
Express Scripts Joins Dal-Tile at 2040 West Rio Salado ParkwayPhoenix, AZ – June 1, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed a lease with Express Scripts for 81,300 square feet of space at 2040 West Rio Salado Parkway in Liberty Center at Rio Salado located in Tempe, Arizona. The building, which is now 82% leased, is the first light industrial development at the park. "Liberty Center at Rio Salado continues to attract top companies," said John DiVall, senior vice presiden... 
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04/28/16Liberty Property Trust to Break Ground on First Building at Liberty Logistics Center II in Phoenix
First Speculative Multi-Tenant Industrial Development of Scale in Region Since 2009Phoenix, AZ – April 28, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will break ground on its first building this spring at Liberty Logistics Center II, a new 73-acre industrial park located at the corner of 71st Avenue and Buckeye Road in Phoenix.  The 222,910 square foot distribution facility is the first of the 1.5 million square feet of multi-tenant industrial space planned at the new park."Throu... 
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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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01/12/16Liberty Property Trust Continues Development Momentum at Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe, Arizona
Phoenix, AZ – January 12, 2016 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has reached three milestone points in its development of Liberty Center at Rio Salado, its newest commercial real estate park in Tempe. In November the company broke ground on a 135,663 square foot building at 1930 W. Rio Salado Parkway.  In addition, it has officially opened its 96,000 square foot corporate headquarters for DriveTime Automotive Group at 1720 W. Rio Salado Parkway, and has signed the first ... 
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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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08/07/15Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on a 215,000 Square Foot LEED Industrial Building at Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe
Market demand remains high across entire Arizona portfolio     Phoenix, AZ – August 7, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will break ground on its first industrial development project in Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe, Arizona to meet tenant demand. Development will commence immediately at 2040 W. Rio Salado Parkway, with expected delivery by the end of 2015.   Liberty has previously completed two LEED® Gold speculative office b... 
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06/19/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Pack Emergency Food Boxes for Saint Mary's Food Bank on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Phoenix, AZ – June 19, 2015 – On Liberty Property Trust’s annual national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard “Bill” G. Rouse III, the company’s Arizona office came together in support of Saint Mary’s Food Bank, a non-profit organization that provides  an array of programs designed to help those in need receive food and other types of assistance.   “As a company, we feel it’s imperative that we give back to the communities in which we do business. Saint Ma... 
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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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04/06/15Liberty 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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04/01/15Liberty Property Trust Brings Tuesday Morning Corporation to Phoenix with a 593,600 Square Foot Lease at Liberty Logistics Center I
Lease of the full building is the largest speculative industrial lease in the market since 2011   PHOENIX, AZ –– April 1, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Tuesday Morning Corporation has signed a ten year lease for 593,600 square feet at Liberty Logistics Center I in Phoenix. The national retail chain will occupy the entire facility, located at 563 S. 63rd Avenue, in September.    Liberty acquired the building in 2013 and marketed the ... 
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10/28/14Liberty Property Trust to Develop New Corporate Headquarters for DriveTime Automotive Group at Liberty Center at Rio Salado
Phoenix, AZ – October 28, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust today announced the signing of a 96,000 square foot lease with DriveTime Automotive Group for a new corporate headquarters in Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe.  It will be the third class-A office building that Liberty will deliver at its newly launched park since construction began in the fourth quarter of 2013.     “We are excited to continue the development momentum at Liberty Center at Rio Salado by... 
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10/16/14Liberty Property Trust Celebrates Grand Opening of First Building at Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe
Unique Original Art on Display Sets Tone for Contemporary Park Setting   PHOENIX, AZ – October 16, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust announced that it has completed the construction of its 155,000 square foot Class A office building, located at 1850 W. Rio Salado Parkway in Tempe.  The building opening marks Liberty’s first of up to potentially 11 buildings planned at Liberty Center at Rio Salado, and officially launches the innovative mixed-use business park.   ... 
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08/21/14Liberty Property Trust Signs More than 500,000 Square Feet of Leases in Arizona to Date in 2014
Tenant Demand Remains High Across the Region   PHOENIX, AZ – August 20, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed a lease with Green Light Direct Services at Liberty Tolleson Center, bringing the 200,000 square foot project to 100% occupancy.    Green Light Direct Services will move into its new location, 8601 W. Washington Street, in October. Rick Collins of CD Commercial Advisors represented Green Light Direct Services and Tony Lydon, M... 
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07/14/14Liberty Property Trust to Break Ground on Second Building at Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe
Tenant demand remains high for new mixed-use business park   PHOENIX, AZ – July 14, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust will break ground this week on its second building at its new park, Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe. Located at 1910 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Building Two will be a two-story, 156,030 square foot Class A office building. The project is designed to achieve LEED® Silver certification and the total investment is approximately $33 million.   “Leasing... 
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06/16/14Liberty Property Trust Improves Grounds & Landscaping for Historic Eisendrath House to Mark the 11th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring on June 13
Long Standing Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities   Phoenix, AZ – June 14, 2014 – Today Liberty’s Arizona office participated in the 11th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The five member Liberty team spent the day working with two of its vendors, Maricopa County Property Maintenance and Wespac Construction Incorporated, to landscape and clean up the grounds ... 
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04/16/14Liberty Property Trust Closes Seven Deals in Arizona in the First Quarter 2014 as Activity Remains High
Momentum continues at Liberty Center at Rio Salado and throughout the region PHOENIX, AZ – April 15, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced it has closed seven lease agreements totaling approximately 425,000 square feet during a very strong first quarter of 2014. “We are extremely pleased to announce this record level of lease transactions in Arizona,” said John DiVall, senior vice president at Liberty. “Our high volume of activity includes new leases and tenant renewals, b... 
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04/03/14Liberty Property Trust Signs First Tenant at Liberty Center at Rio Salado in Tempe
WageWorks Inc. to Occupy the Entire First Floor of Building One PHOENIX, AZ –– April 3, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust has signed a lease with WageWorks Inc. for 76,162 square feet, marking the first tenant agreement to be signed for the company’s Class A office development, Liberty Center at Rio Salado business park in Tempe. Located at 1850 W. Rio Salado Parkway, Building One is a two-story 155,000 square foot development that is designed to achieve LEED® Silver certification, and is ... 
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03/10/14Liberty Property Trust Receives LEED Silver Certification for the "Aetna Building" in Phoenix
It is anticipated that the tenant will save 20-30% in energy costs when compared to a traditional office building PHOENIX, AZ – March 10, 2014 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has received LEED Silver certification for its newly opened building at 4500 E. Cotton Center Blvd. in Phoenix. The 139,403 square foot Class A two-story office building was built in 2013 and is fully leased to Aetna. “Liberty was eager to pursue LEED certification for 4500 E. Cotton Blvd., as th... 
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03/04/14Liberty Property Trust Brings Power-One Renewable Energy Solutions to Sky Harbor Center
105,000 Square Foot Lease Brings Complex to 100% Occupancy in Less Than One Year Phoenix, AZ – March 4, 2014 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that Liberty Sky Harbor Center (2626 S. 7th Street) has reached 100% occupancy with the execution of a long term lease for 105,000 square feet of space with Power-One Renewable Energy Solutions. The agreement brings the complex, which opened last May after a complete renovation and rebranding, to 100% occupancy. “We are very pleased to ann... 
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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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12/02/13Liberty Property Trust to Break Ground Today on Liberty Center at Rio Salado - Building One
Work will also begin on the formal entrance to the park with a second building on the horizon PHOENIX, AZ – December 2, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust will today break ground on the first of up to 11 planned buildings at Liberty Center at Rio Salado business park in Tempe. When complete in mid-2014, Building One (1850 W. Rio Salado Parkway) will be a two-story 155,000 square foot Class A office building. The speculative project is designed to achieve LEED® Silver certification. &nbs... 
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11/25/13Liberty Property Trust's Megan Creecy-Herman Installed as NAIOP-AZ Chairman
First female chairman of the chapter sworn in on November 22 PHOENIX – November 25, 2013 – A bit of history was made on Friday, November 22 when the first woman to serve as chairman of the Arizona chapter of NAIOP (National Association of Commercial Real Estate Development), Megan Creecy-Herman of Liberty Property Trust, was sworn in at the organization’s annual board retreat. “Since the day she joined, Megan has brought a tremendous amount of energy and dynamism to NAIOP-AZ,” said orga... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Arizona Region Adds Two Industrial Buildings in Tempe with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Phoenix, AZ – 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 two industrial buildings in Tempe located at 1858 East Encanto Drive and 475 West Vaughn Street. The acquisition adds a total of 149,271 square feet of space to the portfolio and brings the current total in the market... 
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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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09/19/13Liberty Property Trust Gains Momentum With Site Approval For Liberty Center At Rio Salado
Earthwork is underway and plans for the first building are in review with the City of Tempe PHOENIX, AZ – September 19, 2013 – Bulldozers and backhoes are in motion at Liberty Center at Rio Salado, the new sustainable mixed-use business park under development by Liberty Property Trust in Tempe at Priest Road and Rio Salado Parkway. The company is readying the location for construction with the recent approval of its site plan by the City of Tempe. “Rising demand for larger, contiguous sp... 
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08/21/13Liberty Property Trust Welcomes First Tenant to Sky Harbor Center in Phoenix
PHOENIX, AZ – August 21, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has finalized a lease for the first new tenant since completing the renovation at Liberty Sky Harbor Center at 2626 S. 7th Street in Phoenix.  Charter Towne, Inc. has leased 44,868 square feet of warehouse/distribution space and will move in September.   Liberty acquired this obsolete warehouse one year ago. In January of this year, the company embarked on a complete redevelopment of the proper... 
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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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07/02/13Liberty Property Trust Acquires One Of The Region's Largest Vacant Big Box Warehouses And 73 Acres Of Land As It Continues Its Strategic Push Into Southwest Phoenix
Two high profile acquisitions are 1.5 miles apart and near three other holdings PHOENIX, AZ – July 2, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has finalized two acquisitions in the last few days, purchasing a nearly completed 593,600 square foot warehouse currently known as Estrella Logistics Center, and, in a separate deal, 73 acres of land currently known as Buckeye Logistics Center West. Both are in the highly desirable Southwest Phoenix Industrial submarket. “The Southwe... 
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05/29/13Liberty Property Trust Continues Momentum With Three Leases In Phoenix And Tolleson
Liberty Cotton Center in Phoenix and 8591 W. Washington Street in Tolleson both reach 100% occupancy PHOENIX, AZ – May 29, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has leased more than 170,000 square feet of office and industrial space across three properties since January 1, 2013 – one in Phoenix and two in Tolleson, Arizona. “We can really feel the momentum in Tolleson, where one of the two leases we signed took a building we bought just a year ago to 100% occupancy,” s... 
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05/23/13Liberty Property Trust Transforms Sky Harbor Center In Phoenix
Four months of renovations turn obsolete warehouse into cutting edge industrial center PHOENIX, AZ – May 22, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust this week announced the grand reopening and rebranding of 2626 S. 7th Street, now known as Liberty Sky Harbor Center, in Phoenix. Since acquiring what was a run-down, obsolete warehouse last September, the company has completed a redevelopment of the property and its transformation into a state-of-the-art cross-dock distribution center. “The Sky Harbo... 
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03/18/13Liberty Property Trust to Develop Liberty Center at Rio Salado
PHOENIX, AZ – March 18, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will develop a sustainable mixed-use business park on 100 acres purchased from the City of Tempe last month. The company is developing a site plan for the new park which will be known as “Liberty Center at Rio Salado.” “After several years of continued success at our nearby Liberty Cotton Center , we sought opportunities that would allow us to continue to offer national and regional tenants opportunities to reloc... 
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09/12/12Liberty Property Trust Welcomes Sutter's Mill Specialties Inc. to 921 S. Park Lane in Tempe
Renovations and upgrades help bring Liberty’s newest acquisition in Arizona to 100% occupancy PHOENIX, AZ – September 11, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Sutter’s Mill Specialties, Inc. has leased 100% of 921 S. Park Lane in Tempe, a Class A industrial building purchased by Liberty at the close of 2011. “We closed on 921 S. Park Lane at full occupancy, knowing that the then-current tenant would be moving in the spring of 2012. When the building was empty, we took the ... 
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08/29/12Liberty Property Trust Names Megan Creecy-Herman Director of Leasing and Development in the Arizona Region
PHOENIX – August 28, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Megan Creecy-Herman has joined the company as director of leasing and development in Arizona. Creecy-Herman will be responsible for marketing the portfolio and working on existing and future development projects throughout the Valley. Creecy-Herman comes to Liberty from EJM Development Co. in Phoenix, where she held various positions in leasing, acquisitions and development. That company specializes in the acquisition of... 
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08/21/12Liberty to Develop for Aetna at Liberty Cotton Center Business Park in Phoenix
PHOENIX, AZ – August 15, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will develop a 140,000 square foot, two-story office building for Aetna Insurance on 12 acres of land at Liberty Cotton Center Business Park. “Aetna is a valued national Liberty customer and we are pleased to have the opportunity to work together in Arizona,” said John DiVall, senior vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Arizona region. “Liberty Cotton Center remains a highly desirable location for compa... 
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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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06/01/12Liberty Property Trust Purchases Three Buildings In Phoenix And Tolleson
UPS signs a lease for 29,181 square feet at 9801 S. 51st Street in Phoenix PHOENIX, AZ – May 17, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased three Class A buildings for its Arizona portfolio: a flex building in Phoenix and two industrial buildings in Tolleson. "By the close of 2011, our portfolio was nearly 100% leased," said John DiVall, senior vice president and city manager for Liberty's Arizona region. "We had a number of inquiries from companies – including ... 
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01/10/12Liberty Property Trust Closes 2011 With The Acquisition Of 921 S. Park Lane In Tempe, AZ
PHOENIX, AZ – January 9, 2012 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it closed 2011 with the purchase of a 46,725 square foot industrial building at 921 S. Park Lane in Tempe. Liberty purchased the building from Hohokam Park, LLC for approximately $2.7 million. The property, which is currently fully occupied, will become available for lease in March 2012. “This acquisition is a terrific opportunity to add a Class A industrial building to our portfolio at a price that not only makes sens... 
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06/30/11Liberty Property Trust Announces 100% Occupancy In Its Arizona Portfolio With Konica Minolta Lease
Acquisitions and Development Become a Major Focus for the Region PHOENIX, AZ – June 27, 2011 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has leased the last available space in its 1.3 million square foot Arizona portfolio. Liberty has begun a build-out on a 15,000 square foot vacancy at 4415 E. Cotton Center Blvd in Phoenix. Konica Minolta Business Solutions U.S.A. (Konica Minolta) will take possession of the space by mid-summer. In September, the 20,000 square foot adjac... 
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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 Reaches 97% Occupancy at the Cotton Center Business Park in Phoenix
Developer looks for acquisitions as a new lease with Veracity Logistics in Tolleson brings overall occupancy to 98% PHOENIX, AZ – April 1, 2011 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced it has reached 97% occupancy at The Cotton Center, a 12 building industrial park the company purchased in 2008 and expanded with two developed buildings in 2009. Liberty acquired the park in order to establish a firmer foothold in the Phoenix market. The company had entered the market i... 
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06/30/10The Legacy Of Founder Bill Rouse Lives On Through Day Of Caring Program
PHOENIX – June 22, 2010 – On Friday, June 18, Liberty Property Trust employees from the Arizona region office traded in their suits and cell phones for t-shirts and gloves, carpet cleaning machines and screwdrivers 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 community service... 
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05/07/10Arizona Portfolio Reaches 94% Leased
Mobilation Takes Center Space at Ryan West While Two Current Tenants Expand to Fill Cotton Center Location PHOENIX – May 6, 2010 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that Mobilation, an online-based toy distributor,  has leased 74,718 square feet at Ryan West Business Park, Building H (8313 W. Pierce Street) in Tolleson, bringing the building to 100% occupancy. Mobilation leased the center section of the 227,259 square foot building, which also houses Owen & Minor and ... 
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04/30/10Liberty Ranks First In Environmental Policy Implementation & Measurement In International Study
Arizona Region’s Commitment to Sustainable Property Management Contributes to National Recognition and One Million Dollars in Savings SCOTTSDALE – 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”... 
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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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09/15/09Liberty Cotton Center Business Park In Phoenix Reaches 91.5% Occupancy
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Project Contact: John DiVall, Liberty, 602/808-3500 Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 410/883-2000 LIBERTY COTTON CENTER BUSINESS PARK IN PHOENIX REACHES 91.5% OCCUPANCY PHOENIX – September 15, 2009 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), which owns and manages more than 1.3 million square feet of office and warehouse space in Arizona, today announced that Liberty Cotton Center, the company’s 12-building office complex in Phoenix, has re... 
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09/02/08Arizona Office Leases 101,269 SF Industrial Building At Cotton Center
PHOENIX- September 2, 2008- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust that owns and manages more than 1.2 million square feet of office and warehouse space and 125 acres of developable land in Arizona, today announced that it has signed Shutterfly, Inc. to a long term, 101,269 square foot, full building lease at Liberty's Cotton Center Business Park. "Liberty Cotton Center continues to attract dynamic, growing companies like Shutterfly," said John DiVall, senior vice... 
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07/15/08Arizona Office Leases More Than 140,000 SF In June
PHOENIX — July 15, 2008 — Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), the real estate investment trust which owns and manages more than 1.1 million square feet of office and warehouse space and 125 acres of developable land in Arizona, today announced that it has signed a total of 141,691 square feet of new leases in Phoenix and Tolleson. "Liberty's Arizona properties are attracting quality companies looking for long term business locations," said John DiVall, senior vice president and city manager, ... 
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