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12/15/15Liberty Property Trust Announces Portfolio Repositioning and Financial Projections
Suburban Office Sales Expected to Complete Portfolio Transformation and Provide Internal Funding for Growing Development Pipeline Anticipated 2016 Highlights: $900 million – $1.2 billion in asset sales in 2016 Development pipeline to grow, yield in excess of 8% Industrial occupancy and rents continue to grow,  fueling positive same store performance 2015 Activity Subsequent to Third Quarter Earnings Release (all as of December 15, 2015): 2015 sales reach $550 milli... 
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12/08/15Liberty Property Trust to Develop Lowell's Run in High Point, NC
Simpson Strong-Tie signs on as anchor tenant at new industrial project   Charlotte, NC– December 4, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust has signed a lease with Simpson Strong-Tie for 80,000 square feet of distribution space at 4485 Premier Drive, the company’s second Class A warehouse development at Lowell’s Run in High Point.   “Simpson Strong-Tie has been a great national customer of Liberty’s at multiple locations. We are excited to extend our relationship with the company and partne... 
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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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11/23/15Liberty Property Trust to Host Conference Call to Discuss 2016 Expectations
MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 23, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) will host a conference call to discuss 2016 expectations on Tuesday, December 15, 2015, at 10:00 A.M., ET. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 85102265. The conference call will also be available live at www.libertyproperty.com in the “Investor Relations” section of the site. If you are unable to join the conference call, you may access the archived webcast in t... 
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11/18/15Liberty Property Trust Sells Major Industrial Property in Orlando
713,585 Square Foot Building at 8201 Chancellor Drive is the Largest Sale in the Market in Five Years   Orlando, FL – November 18, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust today announced it has sold a 713,585 square foot industrial property at 8201 Chancellor Drive for $35.5 million. The transaction was concluded late last week.   When Liberty acquired the property in 2010, the drugstore chain CVS had the building under lease. Liberty completed a long-term renewal of the lease with the tena... 
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11/17/15Liberty Property Trust Expands Its Industrial Platform with Two Twin Cities Acquisitions
Company Adds 188 Acres in Dayton/Rogers and a Warehouse in Shakopee   Eden Prairie, MN – November 17, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased 188 acres of land located in Dayton and Rogers, MN and a 198,000 square foot warehouse in Shakopee, MN.    Dayton/Rogers Land Liberty purchased 188 acres of land in Dayton and Rogers, MN for $10.7 million. The master planned site, to be known as French Lake Industrial Center, can accommodate up to two millio... 
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10/28/15Liberty Property Trust Signs a 345,000 Square Foot Lease with Bluestem Brands Incorporated in Eden Prairie, MN
Eden Prairie, MN – October 28, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Bluestem Brands Incorporated has signed a long term lease for 345,000 square feet at Golden Triangle Innovation Center in Eden Prairie. The e-commerce company will occupy the entire facility that will serve as its company’s headquarters, beginning March 2016.    “Golden Triangle Innovation Center is unique to the market, as the facility offers unlimited flexibility on large floor plates with an added b... 
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10/26/15Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on Build to Suit Project for Associated Distributors in Sandston, Virginia
Richmond, VA –  October 26, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust has broken ground on a build-to-suit warehouse development for Associated Distributors LLC, a fine wine and spirits distributor, and a subsidiary of the Charmer Sunbelt Group, in Sandston. The building will be a 198,000 square foot, cross-dock facility featuring a 32’ clear height, two story office, ESFR sprinkler, and trailer parking. The project is designed to achieve LEED® certification.   “Associated Distributors has ... 
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10/19/15Caring Future at Kings Hill
An organisation which provides specialist support to adults with disabilities has moved to Kings Hill, near Maidstone.   Future Home Care, a supported living provider for adults in the local community, has taken 2,363 sq ft in 2 Kings Hill Avenue, one of the Flex buildings at Kings Hill which provide cost effective accommodation which can be configured for a variety of uses including research and development, high-tech production, call centre and offices.   Future Home Care is part... 
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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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09/30/15Liberty Property Trust Hosts Third Quarter 2015 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust will host its third quarter results conference call on Tuesday, October 27, 2015, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 70954592. The conference call will also be available live at www.libertyproperty.com in the “Investor Relations” section of the site. Liberty will issue a press release detailing results the same day before the market opens. If you are unable to ... 
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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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09/25/15Liberty Property Trust to Pursue Camden Waterfront Project
MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 25, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust has negotiated an agreement with Steiner + Associates to purchase Camden Town Center LLC, with the intent to pursue a commercial development on 16 acres of waterfront property in Camden, NJ. Liberty envisions a transformational mixed-use development that will attract major corporations, employment and substantial third-party investment. Liberty and Robert A.M. Stern Architects have created a master plan for the developm... 
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09/14/15Liberty Property Trust Acquires 38 Acres in Buford, Georgia
Acquisition Complements the Company’s Initiative to Expand in the Atlanta Region   Atlanta, GA – September 14, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased a total of 38 acres in the northeast Atlanta submarket in Buford, Georgia. Liberty plans to develop a new industrial park on the site called Liberty Business Center at Buford.   “We look forward to expanding our presence in the Atlanta market,” said Steve Rowley, vice president of leasing for Liberty’s Atl... 
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08/31/15Liberty Property Trust Signs Lease with Courier Express in Durham, North Carolina
Charlotte, NC –August 31, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust announced that it has signed a 73,600 square foot lease with Courier Express at Keystone Business Park in Durham, North Carolina. The company is expected to move into its new location, 619 Distribution Drive, in September.   “Leasing activity remains strong across our Carolinas portfolio,” said Massie Flippin, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Carolinas region. “Keystone Business Park and our entire Raleigh-Du... 
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08/07/15Liberty Property Trust Announces $250 Million Share Repurchase Program
MALVERN, Pa., Aug. 07, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust announced today that its board of trustees has authorized the repurchase of up to $250 million of its outstanding common shares, effective August 7, 2015 and expiring August 6, 2017.  Purchases made pursuant to the program will be made in either the open market or in privately negotiated transactions from time to time as permitted by securities laws and other legal requirements. The timing, manner, price and amount of an... 
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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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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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07/28/15Liberty Property Trust Signs Long-Term Lease at 1305 Chastain Road in Kennesaw, Georgia
Atlanta, GA – July 28, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed a 62,319 square foot lease with Reliable Heating & Air at 1305 Chastain Road in Kennesaw, Georgia.  The company will move into its new location in October, which will serve as the company’s headquarters.   Kevin Mitchell of Benchmark Commercial represented Reliable Heating and Air and Trey Barry and Mark Hawks of CBRE represented Liberty in the transaction.   1305 Chast... 
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07/13/15Liberty Property Trust Adds Tenth Property to its Southern California Portfolio with the Acquisition of a 410,000 Square Foot Building in Fontana
Malvern, PA – July 13, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has added a tenth building to its portfolio in the Southern California with the purchase of 10721 Jasmine Street in Fontana, California for a purchase price of $36.75 million. The 410,000 square foot industrial property is leased in its entirety to Anna’s Linens.   The newly acquired building at 10721 Jasmine Street is ENERGY STAR® Certified and features a 30’ clear height, 50 dock high doors, 71 traile... 
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07/07/15Liberty Property Trust Signs a Third Tenant at 120 Caliber Ridge in Greer, South Carolina
Charlotte, NC – July 7, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust has signed a lease with Ariens Company for 31,200 square feet, marking the third tenant agreement to be signed for the company’s newest LEED® industrial development, located at 120 Caliber Ridge Drive in Greer, South Carolina.   “The level of tenant demand for Class A industrial product in the Greenville-Spartanburg market remains high. Our project at 120 Caliber Ridge Drive has attracted a quality group of diversified... 
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06/30/15Landmark Event Held at The Navy Yard Celebrates Groundbreaking of New Building at 1200 Intrepid Ave. and Opening of Central Green Park
Gravity-Defying Building Design From Bjarke Ingels Group and Adjoining Urban Park Designed by James Corner Field Operations Offer New Perspectives on Work and Play PHILADELPHIA, June 30, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust, which owns and manages more than 17 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in the Greater Philadelphia region, together with its joint venture partner Synterra Partners, broke ground today on a 94,000 square foot office building, the first in ... 
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06/29/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Volunteer at Bandit's Adoption & Rescue of K-9's on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Richmond, VA – June 29, 2015 – On Liberty Property Trust’s annual national day of service in honor of its founder, Willard "Bill" G. Rouse III, the company’s Richmond office came together in support of Bandit’s Adoption & Rescue of K-9’s (BARK), a non-profit organization that rescues orphaned or abandoned pets and other adoptable dogs from animal shelters in the Richmond area.  Liberty employees rolled up their sleeves to help walk dogs, clean kennels, and repair pens for the organizat... 
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06/24/15Liberty Property Trust Completes Sale of Hampton Roads Office Portfolio
MALVERN, Pa., June 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) today announced that it has closed on the sale of its entire office and flex portfolio of 22 properties in the Hampton Roads region totaling 1.3 million square feet of space and 3.099 acres of land, for proceeds of $110.3 million. The portfolio was purchased by Lingerfelt CommonWealth Partners, and was 89.1% leased at closing. The assets that were sold are the following: Property Address ... 
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06/22/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Prepare Meals for Open Hand Organization on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Atlanta, GA – 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 Atlanta office came together in support of Open Hand, a nonprofit organization providing nutrition services for people with critical or chronic illnesses, disabilities and seniors.   “Open Hand has made a tremendous commitment to provide approximately 5,000 nutritious and medically-appropriate meals every da... 
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06/22/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Volunteer at Camp Voyageur on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring
Eden Prairie, MN – 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 Minnesota office came together in support of Camp Voyageur, a residential summer camp for members of the Boys & Girls Club of the Twin Cities.     “Camp Voyageur provides kids with healthy role models, leadership and confidence training, and the chance to enjoy nature and a Minnesota summer in the outdoo... 
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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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06/22/15Liberty Property Trust Employees Work with Children at the Florence Fuller Child Development Center on the 12th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Carin
Boca Raton, FL – 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 South Florida office came together in support of the Florence Fuller Child Development Center, a non-profit organization that provides children with a pathway out of poverty, inspiring them to make local and global differences through the use of their education.   “The Florence Fuller Child Development Center is d... 
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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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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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06/19/15Largest Office Letting in Kent
In Kent’s largest commercial property letting so far this year Travel Insurance Facilities Group (TIF) is moving its headquarters to Liberty Property Trust’s Kings Hill development near Maidstone.   The company, a specialist travel insurance full lifecycle service provider, has taken the top floor of 17,110 sq ft in 1 Tower View, one of the most prestigious office buildings in Kings Hill.   TIF was founded in 1996 and has seen its employee numbers almost double in the ... 
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06/16/15Liberty Property Trust Hosts Second Quarter 2015 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., June 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust will host its second quarter results conference call on Tuesday, July 28, 2015, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 70954569. The conference call will also be available live at www.libertyproperty.com in the “Investor Relations” section of the site. Liberty will issue a press release detailing results the same day before the market opens. If you are unable to ... 
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06/15/15King's Hill Unveils New Exhibition Space for the Public Featuring the Work of Prominent Artist Alan Rankle
The Kings Hill Art initiative, now in its sixth year, provides a professionally curated rolling art exhibition in office buildings across the Kings Hill business park, curated by artist June Frickleton and supported by Arts & Business. To celebrate the 20th exhibition, the new Cultural Centre in the recently refurbished Control Tower, Liberty Square, is the venue for an exhibition of past and present artists who have generously loaned their artworks to the Kings Hill Art initiative. ... 
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06/12/15Liberty Property Trust Develops Three Buildings at Liberty Ridge in Durham, North Carolina
Company adds two new speculative buildings and a build-to-suit project for Implus Footcare   Charlotte, NC – June 3, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has broken ground on two LEEDÒ development projects at Liberty Ridge in Durham, North Carolina.  Construction began in May on a 58,500 square foot building at 1951 TW Alexander Drive and a 126,000 square foot building at 1953 TW Alexander Drive, with an expected delivery for both buildings in December of ... 
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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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06/02/15Liberty Property Trust to Break Ground on First Development Project at Shopton Ridge in Charlotte
Tenant demand remains high for business park   Charlotte, NC – June 2, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust broke ground this month on its first warehouse development at Shopton Ridge in Charlotte. 5032 Sirona Drive, will be a 170,100 square foot, rear-load facility featuring a 32’ clear height, 7” concrete floors, ESFR sprinkler, and trailer parking. The project is designed to achieve LEED® certification.   In November 2012, Liberty purchased three industrial buildi... 
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05/26/15Liberty Property Trust Helps Armstrong Relocation Grow with the Signing of a Lease Expansion in Durham
Company signs 202,389 square feet in region year-to-date   CHARLOTTE, NC – May 26, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Armstrong Relocation has leased 65,245 square feet at Imperial Center in Durham, North Carolina.   “Armstrong Relocation became a Liberty tenant last year with our acquisition of industrial properties in Imperial Center. When we learned that the company needed more warehouse space for its daily operations, we were very pleased to ... 
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05/21/15Greydon T. Sargent III Joins Liberty Property Trust as Senior Vice President of Construction & Development
MALVERN, PA – May 20, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Greydon (Greydie) Sargent III has been named senior vice president of construction and development for the company in the Southeastern Pennsylvania region.        “Greydie brings to us a wealth of experience in industrial development,” said Mike Hagan, executive vice president and chief investment officer, Liberty Property Trust. “As we continue to develop our industrial portfolio we wil... 
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05/18/15Liberty Unveils £38 Million UK Industrial Development
A £38 million development site with consent to deliver industrial and warehouse units in the West Midlands has been officially unveiled by Liberty Property Trust (www.libertyproperty.com).   Liberty Park, Lichfield will accommodate a development of approximately 435,000 sq ft of industrial and warehouse accommodation, which will create more than 1,000 jobs. Work on the infrastructure is on target to be completed by November and immediate turnkey packages are available for potent... 
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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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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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05/06/15Liberty Property Trust Brings 2000 Southpoint Drive in Atlanta to 100% Occupied with Two New Leases
Tenant Demand Remains High across the Region with Liberty executing over 386,000 Square Feet in the First Quarter of 2015                                                               &... 
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04/30/15Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on a New Flex Building at The Navy Yard
New building will be third facility occupied by WuXi AppTec, Inc. at The Navy Yard   Philadelphia, PA – April 30, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust, which owns and manages more than 16 million square feet of office, flex and industrial space in the Greater Philadelphia region, broke ground today on its sixth flex building at The Navy Yard. When the building located at 4701 League Island Boulevard is complete in 2016, it will be the third facility to be occupied by WuXi AppTec, Inc.... 
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04/30/15Liberty Property Trust Leases More Than 117,000 Square Feet of Space in Hampton Roads During the First Quarter of 2015
Hampton Roads, VA – April 30, 2015– Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed sixteen leases during the first quarter of the year for a total of 117,088 square feet of space.   “This past quarter was dominated by lease renewals within our Hampton Roads portfolio, a continuing testament to our team’s hard work of providing superior tenant relations and customer service,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Virginia region.   ... 
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04/24/15Liberty Property Trust to Develop Two Distribution Buildings for Long Term Tenant Uline in Upper & Lower Macungie Townships
Industrial buildings totaling approximately two million square feet are the first to be developed in Liberty Business Center III at Mill Creek Road   Malvern, PA – April 24, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that it has signed an agreement with Uline for the company to occupy two build-to-suit warehouses in Trexlertown, Pa. The new buildings are the first to be built in the company’s new development, Liberty Business Center III. The 200-acre park, located in mostly ... 
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04/22/15Liberty 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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04/09/15Next Stop Kings Hill
With London house prices sky-high, so called ‘second steppers’ are looking to buy outside the capital - but within commuting distance - to get good value for money.   One place families looking to make their next move are choosing is Kings Hill, near Maidstone, attracted by its good rail and road links to London, new houses, amenities and environment.   Kings Hill is a contemporary garden village where masterplanning developer Liberty Property Trust and Kent County ... 
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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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04/06/15Liberty Property Trust Hosts First Quarter 2015 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., April 6, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust will host its first quarter results conference call on Tuesday, April 21, 2015, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 70954561. The conference call will also be available live at www.libertyproperty.com in the "Investor Relations" section of the site. Liberty will issue a press release detailing results the same day before the market opens. If you are unable to join... 
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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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03/17/15Liberty Property Trust Prices $400 Million of 3.750% Senior Notes Due 2025
MALVERN, Pa., March 17, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT), announced today that its limited partnership subsidiary, Liberty Property Limited Partnership, has priced a $400 million offering of 3.750% senior unsecured notes under its existing shelf registration statement. The notes are due April 1, 2025. The offering is expected to close on March 24, 2015, subject to customary closing conditions. The net proceeds will be used for working capital and general corporate purpo... 
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03/10/15Active Lifestyles a Key Feature at North of Horsham
Masterplan developer Liberty Property Trust is calling on local people and clubs to help shape plans for sport and recreation opportunities at North of Horsham, with the town set to benefit from major new facilities as part of the sustainable new community.  North of Horsham will help to meet a large part of the district’s housing needs on a single site, delivering around 2,500 homes supported by jobs, schools, shops and community facilities.  The Planning Inspector appointed... 
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03/03/15Liberty Property Trust's Maryland Region Sees Resurgence in Local and Regional Demand with Four New Leases and Two Renewals in the First Six Weeks of 2015
Momentum builds on more than 470,000 square feet of space leased in 2014 Columbia, MD – March 2, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has completed six leases totaling 304,235 square feet of industrial space by mid-first quarter – four of which are new leases written for a what appears to be a resurgent market group. “If there’s a difference between the demand that existed at the end of last year and the start of this one, it is that local and regional companies see... 
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02/17/154,000 Jobs Boost in New Business Park Plan for North of Horsham
More than 4,000 jobs would be created by plans for a new business park to be delivered by Liberty Property Trust as part of its £400 million investment at ‘Land North of Horsham’.  As a direction for growth, Land North of Horsham was recently endorsed by a Government-appointed Planning Inspector as part of the emerging Horsham District Planning Framework.  Liberty’s plans for a sustainable and sensitively designed expansion of Horsham would deliver around 2,500 new homes ... 
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02/12/15Houses Selling Out Fast at Kings Hill
Following excellent sales in 2014, the success of Help to Buy and the imminent arrival of a third school, new properties at Kings Hill – recently named by the Daily Telegraph as one of the best places to bring up a family - are fast running out and there will be a gap before more are built.   “Once our current phase of house building is completed there will be a lull until we start development of the next Kings Hill neighbourhood,” said Susan Davies, Liberty’s estate manager on... 
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02/06/15Liberty Property Trust Ends 2014 with Lease Transactions Totaling More Than 275,000 Square Feet in South Florida
Tenant Retention Remains High Entering 2015   BOCA RATON, FL – February 6, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed twenty leases in the South Florida region in the fourth quarter of 2014. The quarter was marked by eleven new leases and nine renewals.    “Our team continues to work hard resulting in an excellent fourth quarter and a strong close out to 2014,” said Andy Petry, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s South Fl... 
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02/06/15Liberty Property Trust Leased More Than One Million Square Feet in Richmond in 2014
The Company Enters 2015 with Steady Leasing Activity RICHMOND, VA – February 5, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it executed 29 lease transactions, totaling approximately 1,025,393 square feet of industrial space in Richmond in 2014. Of these transactions, 298,079 square feet was signed in the fourth quarter. “Our vacancy rates in 2014 remained very low, a testament to our team’s ability to retain and in many cases, expand our existing tenant base. We look forward to co... 
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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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02/04/15Liberty Property Trust Celebrates the Grand Opening of Liberty Park at Amberpoint in Coppell, Texas
Dallas, TX – February 4, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust announced that it has completed the construction of its 198,802 square foot Class A industrial building, located at 330 S. Royal Lane in Coppell.  The building has    been designed to achieve LEED® certification, and its opening marks the company’s first  development project in the region.   “Liberty Park at Amberpoint is our first development project in the Dallas market. It is located in a pr... 
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02/04/15Liberty Property Trust’s Atlanta Region Signs Leases Totaling More Than 375,000 Square Feet in the Second Half of 2014
ATLANTA, GA – February 4, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it signed leases totaling more than 375,000 square feet in the Atlanta region in the second half of 2014.   “We continue to see increased prospect activity in virtually all of our spaces” said Steve Rowley, vice president of Leasing for Atlanta’s region. “By spending some money up front to modernize the facilities, we have been able to differentiate our spaces on a tour and that has resulted in landin... 
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02/02/15Liberty Property Trust Hosts Eight Local Companies at the 2015 RVA LogistXGames
Newly Opened Eastport VIII Building Serves as Competition Site RICHMOND, VA – February 2, 2015 – Liberty Property Trust hosted eight local logistics companies last week  (on Thursday January 29th) at the regional level of the RVA LogistXGames, a competition created to test teamwork, talent, efficiency and speed of logistics teams nationwide. Liberty, in partnership with CBRE |Richmond, the Community College Workforce Alliance (CCWA) and the Virginia Port Authority organize... 
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01/28/15State-of-the-art cancer centre to open at Kings Hill
A state-of-the-art (18,000 sq ft) private cancer treatment centre will open at Kings Hill, near Maidstone, Kent, later this year. Cancer Partners UK has announced plans for a new diagnostic and treatment centre on the business park, which will provide state of the art diagnostic, radiotherapy and chemotherapy suites as well as alternative therapy services for those people requiring oncological treatments. It is scheduled to open in November. Andrew Blevins, managing director of Kings Hill ... 
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01/21/15Liberty Property Trust Completes 41,000 Square Feet of Leasing at 1100 17th Street
Strategic Improvements Increase Building’s Appeal Washington, DC –January 21, 2015 - Liberty Property Trust announced today that during 2014 it signed leases with four new tenants and renewed four existing tenants at 1100 17th Street totaling 41,081 square feet.  Since acquiring the building in 2011, Liberty has invested in upgrades to common areas and mechanical systems which have helped drive occupancy to nearly 100% and achieve an Energy Star certification.   “At... 
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01/20/15Liberty Property Trust Hosts Fourth Quarter 2014 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., Jan. 20, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust will host its fourth quarter results conference call on Tuesday, February 3, 2015, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 70954560. The conference call will also be available live at www.libertyproperty.com in the "Investor Relations" section of the site. Liberty will issue a press release detailing results the same day before the market opens. If you are unable to j... 
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01/14/15Liberty Property Trust Announces Tax Treatment of 2014 Distributions
MALVERN, Pa., Jan. 14, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LPT) announced today the final tax treatment for the 2014 distributions on its common shares. Shareholders are encouraged to consult with their personal tax advisors as to their specific tax treatment of Liberty Property Trust distributions. The table below summarizes the income tax treatment of the company's 2014 distribution of $1.900 per common share (CUSIP No. 531172104): Common share distributions... 
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