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12/30/13Liberty Property Trust Completes Sale Of 49 Properties
MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 30, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that it has closed on the sale of 49 properties totaling approximately four million square feet of space and 140 acres of land, for proceeds of $367.7 million. This sale is part of the previously announced transaction consisting of a total of 97 properties. Sale of the balance of the portfolio, for proceeds of $329.6 million, is scheduled for late January 2014. The initial closing consists of 1.9 m... 
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12/30/13Property List: Liberty Completes Sale of 49 Properties
4190 Belfort Road Jacksonville FL 32216 Off.     119,047 4345 Southpoint Boulevard Jacksonville FL 32216 Off.     104,358 4801-100 Executive Park Court Jacksonville FL 32216 Flex       60,000 4801-200 Executive Park Court ... 
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12/17/13Liberty Property Trust Announces Financial Projections
MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 17, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust has announced its expected 2013 financial results and projections for 2014 financial performance. Liberty expects to report funds from operations ("FFO") per share in the range of $2.48 - $2.50 for 2013 and in the range of $2.45 - $2.55 for 2014. Commenting on this guidance, Liberty's chief executive officer, Bill Hankowsky said: "In the last six months of 2013, Liberty engaged in substantial transactions that altered the comp... 
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12/12/13Liberty Property Trust Helps iDirect Expand by More Than 25% at Presidents Park I and II in Herndon
The sixth expansion in the office park since an initial lease in 2004 highlights the value of customer service   HERNDON, VA – December 12, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that iDirect, a decade-long tenant at Presidents Park in Herndon, has renewed and expanded its lease for the sixth time since moving to the complex. The agreement totals 99,710 square feet, with the expansion increasing their footprint by 20,550 square feet and consolidating the majority of its l... 
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12/10/13Liberty Property Trust Renews Leases with Five Tenants in Recently Acquired Buildings
A focus on building relationships with new tenant base results in 277,496 square feet of renewed space    ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – December 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has renewed leases with five tenants totaling 277,495 square feet of industrial space. The tenants are all located in buildings acquired when Liberty purchased a major industrial portfolio earlier this fall. “When we completed the purchase of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III in... 
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12/05/13Liberty Property Trust Announces Herman C. Fala Will Join The Company As General Counsel
MALVERN, Pa., Dec. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that Herman C. Fala will join Liberty as General Counsel on January 1, 2014. A highly-regarded expert in real estate law, Mr. Fala joins Liberty from Cozen O'Connor, where he chaired the firm's Real Estate Practice Group. Prior to joining Cozen O'Connor in 2009, he chaired the real estate department at WolfBlock, LLP, for 10 years. "Herman has represented Liberty on countless transactions over m... 
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12/03/13Liberty Property Trust Signs 88,000 Square Feet at Keystone Business Park in Raleigh
CHARLOTTE, NC –December 2, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has recently signed three lease transactions totaling 88,000 square feet at Keystone Business Park in Morrisville, North Carolina. “Leasing activity remains strong across our portfolio in North and South Carolina,” said Massie Flippin, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Carolinas region. “The recent deals at Keystone Business Park bring occupancy in the park to 95.2%. We welcome new tenants Tra... 
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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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11/26/13Liberty Property Trust to Host Conference Call to Discuss 2014 Expectations
MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 26, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust will host a conference call to discuss 2014 expectations on Tuesday, December 17, 2013, at 10:00 A.M., ET. The conference call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 15788226. 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 the Investor Relat... 
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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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11/22/13Liberty Property Trust Sadly Announces The Passing Of Jim Bowes
MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced that James J. Bowes, the company's general counsel since 1996, has passed away after a year-long battle with advanced-stage lung cancer. "For nearly 20 years Jim served Liberty and our shareholders with a unique degree of intelligence, candor, diligence, fairness and transparency," said Bill Hankowsky, chairman and chief executive officer. "A member of Liberty's executive team, he was instrumental i... 
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11/20/13Liberty Property Trust Expands in DuPage County with the Acquisition of Two Industrial Buildings Totaling 720,000 Square Feet of Space
Company adds four million square feet of space in the Chicago Area in 45 days to become the region’s third largest industrial owner/operator ELK GROVE VILLAGE, IL – November 20, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased two industrial buildings in the western Chicago suburb of Carol Stream for $39.75 million. Both buildings are fully leased to national tenants. “These properties provide us with even greater depth in Central DuPage County, a strong logistics marke... 
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11/07/13Property List: Liberty Property Trust to Sell 97 Properties in Five States
Address City State Zip Type SF 4190 Belfort Road Jacksonville FL 32216 Off.  119,047 4345 Southpoint Boulevard Jacksonville FL 32216 Off.  104,358 4801-100 Executive Park Court Jacksonville FL 32216 Flex    ... 
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11/07/13Liberty Property Trust To Sell 97 Properties In Five States
MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 7, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced it has entered into an agreement to sell 97 properties totaling 6.6 million square feet of space and 159 acres of land for approximately $705 million. The sale consists of 4.0 million square feet of office properties, 2.3 million square feet of flex properties and 274,000 square feet of industrial properties and includes Liberty's Jacksonville, Florida portfolio in its entirety, all of the office proper... 
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11/06/13Liberty Property Trust Announces Sale of Four Office Properties in Northern Virginia
MALVERN, Pa., Nov. 6, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY), today announced that Liberty Washington, LP, has sold Pender Business Park in Fairfax, VA, for $31.5 million. The park consists of 3922, 3924, 3926 and 3928 Pender Drive, totaling 171,000 square feet. About Liberty Property Trust Liberty is a leader in commercial real estate, serving customers in the United States and United Kingdom, through the development, acquisition, ownership and management of superior offic... 
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11/01/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 247,740 Square Feet in Richmond in the Third Quarter
RICHMOND, VA – October 30, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has finalized nine leases in the greater Richmond area in the third quarter of 2013. Combined, the leases total 247,740 square feet of space. The quarter was marked by three new leases totaling 60,278 square feet, and six lease renewals totaling 187,462 square feet. “We have been very pleased with the amount of interest in our portfolio from current tenants and prospects,” said Craig Cope, vice president... 
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11/01/13Liberty Property Trust Leases 71,468 Square Feet of Space in Hampton Roads During the Third Quarter
HAMPTON ROADS, VA – October 30, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed fourteen leases during the third quarter of the year for a total of 71,468 square feet of space. “This past quarter was again dominated by a high volume of lease renewals, a trend we have experienced throughout the year,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Virginia region. “Our focus on customer service is crucial to tenant retention and this past quarter’s renewal ... 
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11/01/13Moving to the Next Level
Mezzanine International, a leading UK supplier of specialised steel structures, is switching its headquarters to Kings Hill, near Maidstone. The move will see the firm moving to a 4,397sq ft suite as it takes advantage of the business park’s connectivity links to expand its footprint. The company, which designs, manufactures and installs mezzanine floors, is relocating locally and has taken space in 11 Tower View, a multi-let office building adjacent to the shops, restaurants and pub in Libe... 
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10/21/13Liberty Property Trust/Synterra Partners breaks ground on new high performance headquarters for Franklin Square Capital Partners at 201 Rouse Blvd. in The Navy Yard
Project represents the twelfth development initiated by Liberty at The Navy Yard in nine years. PHILADELPHIA--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Oct. 21, 2013-- With shovels in hand and a half-dozen of their LEED® certified buildings as backdrop, executives from Liberty Property Trust/Synterra Partners today hosted a groundbreaking ceremony for their eighth high performance building in The Navy Yard, the new headquarters for Franklin Square Capital Partners at ... 
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10/14/13Liberty Property Trust Hosts Third Quarter 2013 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 14, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust will host its third quarter results conference call on Tuesday, October 22, 2013, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 86875018. 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 th... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust's Tampa Region Acquires Four Industrial Buildings with the Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Tampa/St. Petersburg portfolio gains four industrial buildings Tampa, FL – October 9, 2013 – 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. Locally, the purchase includes four industrial buildings totaling 351,377 square feet. The largest building provides 169,217 square feet of space at 9945 Currie Davis Drive in Tampa. Thr... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust's South Florida Region Gains 18 Industrial Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Company expands reach into Pompano Beach, Fort Lauderdale and four other submarkets Boca Raton, FL – 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 18 buildings with 72 tenants across the South Florida region. The agreement adds 1.5 million square feet of industrial space ... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust Enters the Dallas/Ft. Worth Market with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Company purchases 14 buildings in Plano, DFW Airport submarket and other locations Dallas, TX – October 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) has announced that its previously announced acquisition of the operating partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III was completed today for a purchase price of $1.475 billion. Locally in Dallas, Liberty has entered the industrial market with the purchase of 14 buildings ranging in size from 56,531 to 360,000 square feet across region. T... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust's Houston Region Gains 27 Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Acquisition provides property diversity across Houston portfolio with addition of multi-tenant and flex buildings Houston, TX – October 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) has announced that its previously announced acquisition of the operating partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III was completed today for a purchase price of $1.475 billion. Locally, the purchase includes 27 buildings in the Houston Metropolitan area. The acquisition adds 1,461,792 million sq... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust Acquires a 231,852 Square Foot Warehouse in Chesapeake with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Hampton Roads, VA – 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 a 231,852 square foot Class A industrial building at 2601 Indian River Road in Chesapeake. The property brings the region’s combined holdings in Hampton Roads and the Greater Richmond area to 5.5 million square... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust Enters the Atlanta Market with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Company purchases 16 buildings across the market Charlotte, NC – 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. In Atlanta, Liberty has entered the industrial market with the purchase of 16 buildings ranging in size from 29,915 to 278,348 square feet across region. The portfolio includes 2.2 million squ... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust Acquires a 438,640 Square Foot Industrial Building In Charlotte with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Charlotte, NC – October 9, 2013 – 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. Locally, the purchase includes an industrial building in Charlotte totaling 438,640 square feet. The building is located at 11701 Goodrich Drive. Liberty’s Carolinas portfolio now features more than 6 million square feet of industrial sp... 
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10/10/13Liberty Property Trust Enters Southern California Industrial Market with Purchase of Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Liberty purchases seven buildings across the Southland Malvern, PA – October 9, 2013 – 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 national industrial platform by approximately 23 million square feet and added 177 properties in 24 new and existing Liberty industrial markets. Approxi... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Orlando Region Gains a 130,000 Square Foot Industrial Property with Purchase of Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Orlando portfolio gains a 130,000 square foot industrial property Orlando, FL – October 9, 2013 – 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 purchase includes one building in Orlando, a 130,000 square foot industrial property located at 2000 Park Oaks Avenue. The company’s overall portfolio in the market now totals 3.... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust Acquires Six Warehouses Totaling 1.4 Million Square Feet in Central and Southern New Jersey with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Liberty expands “up the Turnpike” to Exit 8A in Dayton and Monroe Township Marlton, NJ – 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 six industrial buildings in Central and Southern New Jersey. Liberty moves into Central New Jersey after a 40-year presence in the souther... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Maryland Region Gains 16 Industrial Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Company expands reach into Prince George’s County and widens Columbia, MD – 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 16 buildings in the Baltimore/Washington Corridor. It adds 1.4 million square feet of industrial and flex space, raising Liberty’s ownership in the ma... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Minnesota Region Gains Five Industrial Industrial Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Properties in three submarkets increase the reach and depth of Liberty’s industrial portfolio in the Twin Cities Eden Prairie, MN – October 9, 2013 – 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. Locally, the purchase includes five industrial buildings in the Minneapolis area totaling 438,222 square feet of space. The move... 
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10/09/13Liberty Property Trust's Chicago Region Gains 24 Industrial Buildings with the Company's Purchase of the Operating Partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III
Buildings in multiple submarkets, including O’Hare and Central DuPage County, increase reach and depth Elk Grove, IL – October 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) has announced that its previously announced acquisition of the operating partnership of Cabot Industrial Value Fund III was completed today for a purchase price of $1.475 billion. Locally, the purchase includes 24 buildings in the Chicago metropolitan area, adding 3.2 million square feet of industrial space and brin... 
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10/09/13Liberty 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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10/08/13Liberty Property Trust Sees Strong Activity on Liberty Industrial Park at Diamond Lake
First speculative distribution building 62% leased, Liberty starts construction of next building Eden Prairie, MN – October 7, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust has begun development of a state-of-the-art multi-tenant industrial building at Liberty Industrial Park at Diamond Lake. Totaling 227,054 square feet, 13225 Brockton Lane North will complete the park’s build-out. “We continue to experience strong tenant demand in the northwest industrial market, particularly in Rogers,” said Dave Je... 
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10/01/13Liberty Property Trust Achieves Record Industrial Leasing In Third Quarter
MALVERN, Pa., Oct. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust announced today that the company leased 7.5 million square feet in its industrial portfolio in the third quarter of 2013, the highest quarterly leasing total in its 41 year history. Contributing to leasing volume were the following: Existing development pipeline 2785 Commerce Center Blvd., Bethlehem, PA. Walmart has leased this recently completed 1.2 million square foot distribution facility. The lease will commence Janu... 
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09/30/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 93,042 Square Feet In The Piedmont Triad
Eagle Hill Business Park Reaches 100% Occupancy CHARLOTTE, NC – September 30, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed three new leases totaling 42,697 square feet, and renewed a total of 51,345 square feet with two long-time tenants in the Triad. “We are pleased to expand our relationship with Harland Clarke and reach 100% occupancy at Eagle Hill. The deal flow has been solid over the last twelve months in the Triad and throughout the rest of the Carolinas,” said ... 
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09/24/13Liberty Property Trust Prices $450 Million Of 4.40% Senior Notes Due 2024
MALVERN, Pa., Sept. 24, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY), announced today that its limited partnership subsidiary, Liberty Property Limited Partnership, has priced a $450 million offering of 4.40% senior unsecured notes under its existing shelf registration statement. The notes are due February 15, 2024. The offering is expected to close on September 27, 2013, subject to customary closing conditions. The proceeds will be used to fund a portion of the cash consideration pay... 
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09/23/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 277,474 Square Feet In Charlotte
The Company’s Charlotte Portfolio Reached 98% Occupancy CHARLOTTE, NC – September 9, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has recently signed leases in its Crosspoint Center and Shopton Ridge portfolios in Charlotte. Combined, the leases total 277,474 square feet of space and brings the company’s Charlotte portfolio to 98.1% occupancy. “Leasing activity and interest from tenants remains strong throughout our Charlotte portfolio,” said Massie Flippin, vice president and city ... 
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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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09/10/13Liberty Property Trust Names Justin R. Fanslau as Director of Leasing for Lehigh Valley
BETHLEHEM, PA – September 9, 2013 -- Liberty Property Trust today announced this week that Justin R. Fanslau has been named Director of Leasing for the Lehigh Valley region. Fanslau is a commercial real estate manager with a notable record of overseeing a diverse portfolio of build-to-suit, leased and renovated projects from the Philadelphia suburbs to the Pacific Northwest. In the past five years, he has acquired and managed the municipal approval process for over 200 acres of land. He has le... 
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09/04/13Liberty Property Trust & Synterra Partners Earn LEED Gold certification at 150 Rouse Blvd
Solidifying The Navy Yard as one of the Region’s Largest Collections of Sustainable Buildings PHILADELPHIA, PA -- September 4, 2013 — Liberty Property Trust and Synterra Partners today announced that it has received LEED® Gold certification under the Core & Shell™ rating system from the U.S. Green Building Council at 150 Rouse Boulevard in The Navy Yard Corporate Center. The accreditation is the seventh for the Liberty Property/Synterra team at The Navy Yard, which is one of the largest col... 
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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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08/21/13£4 Million Sports Park Handed Over to the People of Kings Hill
A £4million sports park has been handed over to the people of Kings Hill by developer Liberty Property Trust UK and Kent County Council. Called Kings Hill Sports Park, the new amenity has five grass pitches, an artificial pitch, pavilion with changing rooms for six teams together with a kitchen, social space and officials’ rooms, and allotments. Work started on the pitches in 2011 and their construction was quite an undertaking - involving using specialist equipment to screen and sort 8... 
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08/19/13Liberty Property Trust Promotes Kristina Townsend to Senior Property Manager in Hampton Roads
HAMPTON ROADS, VA – August 19, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Kristina Townsend has been promoted to senior property manager. In her new role, Townsend will be responsible for overseeing all property management operations in Hampton Roads and Richmond.   “Kristina has been a tremendous asset to our property management team so it was a natural fit for her to advance into the senior property management position,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manag... 
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08/07/13Olympic Flowers at Kings Hill
Swathes of colourful wildflowers, inspired by planting at the Olympic Park, have been brightening up the landscape at Kings Hill and attracting numerous positive comments. Known as ‘pictorial meadows’ and increasingly fashionable, the meadows were grown from special seed mixes containing both native and ornamental species, including fairy toad flax, field and Californian poppies, corn marigolds, black eyed Susan, cornflowers and cosmos. Rich in nectar to attract bees, butterflies and oth... 
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08/05/13Liberty Property Trust/Synterra Partners and Franklin Square Capital Partners Announce Development of an 80,050 Square Foot Office Building at The Navy Yard Corporate Center
FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE Liberty Information: Brian Cohen, Liberty Property Trust, 215/568-4100 Liberty Media Contact: Robbie Tarpley Raffish, a.s.a.p.r., 443/944-9301 Franklin Square Capital Partners Media Contact: Jami Schlicher, Jennifer Connelly Public Relations, 973/647-0655 Liberty Property Trust/Synterra Partners and Franklin Square Capital Partners Announce Development of an 80,050 Square Foot Office Building at The Navy Yard Corporate Center ... 
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08/05/13Liberty Property Trust Announces Full Exercise of Underwriters' Option to Purchase Additional Shares
MALVERN, Pa., Aug. 5, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) announced today that the underwriters of its public offering of 21,000,000 common shares have exercised in full their option to purchase an additional 3,150,000 shares. All shares sold in the offering are being sold at a price of $36.00 per share. Settlement of the sale of all shares in the offering will occur on August 7, 2013. Citigroup, Goldman, Sachs & Co., BofA Merrill Lynch, and J.P. Morgan acted as joint b... 
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08/01/13Liberty Property Trust Prices Common Share Offering
MALVERN, Pa., Aug. 1, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) announced today the pricing of a public offering of 21,000,000 common shares at $36.00 per share. Liberty has also granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,150,000 common shares. Settlement of the offering will occur on August 7, 2013. Liberty expects to use the net proceeds from the offering of approximately $725.3 million, net of underwriting fees and estimated expenses, to fund a ... 
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08/01/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 77,325 Square Feet In Richmond In The Second Quarter
Tenant Retention Remains High in 2013 RICHMOND, VA – July 29, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed four lease renewals during the second quarter of the year for a total of 77,325 square feet of space. “Focus on customer service and a well-managed portfolio is crucial to tenant retention. Our team has worked hard this year resulting in back to back quarters of high lease renewals,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Virginia reg... 
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07/31/13Liberty Property Trust Announces Offering of 21,000,000 Common Shares
MALVERN, Pa., July 31, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) announced today that it plans to sell 21,000,000 newly issued common shares in an underwritten public offering pursuant to its effective shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. Liberty expects to grant the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 3,150,000 common shares. Liberty expects to use the net proceeds from the offering to fund a portion... 
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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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07/25/13Liberty Property Trust's District of Columbia and Northern Virginia Offices Win Coveted Rouse Award For 2013
District of Columbia – July 24, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust’s District of Columbia/Northern Virginia offices today announced that they have been named the co-recipients of the coveted 2013 Rouse Award. The award recognizes the top performing regional office during the previous year, based on achieving excellence in the company’s three core competencies: leasing, development and property management. It is given at the company’s annual state-of-the business meeting. The combined DC/NOVA reg... 
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07/24/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 69,443 Square Feet In Hampton Roads During The Second Quarter
HAMPTON ROADS, VA – July 24, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it finalized fifteen leases in the second quarter of 2013. Combined, the leases total 69,443 square feet of space. “This is the second consecutive quarter to be marked by a high volume of lease renewals within our Hampton Roads portfolio,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Virginia region. “Our team works diligently to maintain our parks and portfolio, while also providing superior ... 
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07/24/13Record Sales At Kings Hill
House builders at Kings Hill have sold more houses in the first six months of this year than they did in the previous two years, a figure boosted by the Government’s Help to Buy Equity Loan scheme. According to Kings Hill New Homes - a marketing forum of homebuilders currently building at Kings Hill and developer Liberty Property Trust UK – sales figures between January and June this year were very encouraging. This reflects the findings of the recent Royal Institution of Chartered Surve... 
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07/18/13Liberty Property Trust Adds Four New Tenants And Renews Leases With Three More As Its Aurora, IL Portfolio Reaches 100% Occupancy
ELK GROVE – July 8, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed four new leases and renewed three more at properties in Aurora, North Aurora and Batavia during the first half of the year. The seven agreements bring the company’s 4.4 million square foot portfolio in the submarket to 100% occupancy. “Aurora and the surrounding communities are seeing a significant rebound in their industrial vacancy rates due to significantly increased demand and lack of Class A industrial pro... 
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07/18/13Liberty Property Trust Names Bill Bumber As Vice President Of Development For Lehigh Valley/Central Pennsylvania Market
BETHLEHEM, PA – July 8, 2013 -- Liberty Property Trust today announced that Bill Bumber has been promoted to Vice President of Development for the Lehigh Valley/Central Pennsylvania market, which also includes the industrial corridor between Harrisburg, Pa and Hagerstown, Md. Bumber, who has been with Liberty since 2006, currently oversees development and acquisitions for these same markets. He has more than a decade of experience in the construction and property management industry. During ... 
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07/11/13Liberty Property Trust Hosts Second Quarter 2013 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., July 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust will host its second quarter results conference call on Tuesday, July 23, 2013, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 18466039. 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 the ... 
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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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06/27/13Liberty Property Trust Employees Marked The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring By Working With The National Park Service At Logan Circle Park
DISTRICT OF COLUMBIA – June 26, 2013 – Trading their cell phones for shovels and laptops for hammers, Liberty Property Trust employees across the nation honored the memory of their company’s late founder by spending Friday, June 21 making their communities better places during the 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring. Liberty’s District of Columbia and Northern Virginia offices joined together to complete refurbishment projects with the National Park Service at Logan Circle Park in NW Washingt... 
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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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06/26/13Makeover Is A Knockout
A residential home in Tonbridge for adults with learning disabilities has undergone a makeover, thanks to the hard work of staff from Kings Hill developer Liberty Property Trust UK Ltd. Every year Liberty’s 400 employees in the UK and USA take part in the ‘Bill Rouse Day of Caring’ and spend a day helping their communities in memory of the company’s founder Bill Rouse, who died in 2003. Last week, 24 staff from Liberty’s Kent and London offices spent the day at the Scotts Project Trust w... 
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06/26/13Liberty Property Trust Provided Help & Sorted Donations For Daniel Kids Foundation To Mark The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring On June 21
Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities JACKSONVILLE, FL – June 24, 2013 – On Friday, June 21, Liberty’s Jacksonville office rolled up their sleeves to participate in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The 13 member team spent the day working an various jobs including providing administrative support (mailings, data entry, phone solicitations) and working in the Thrift ... 
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06/26/13Liberty Property Trust Sorted & Packaged Food For Feeding America Tampa Bay To Mark 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring On June 21
Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities TAMPA, FL – June 24, 2013 – On Friday, June 21, Liberty’s Tampa office rolled up their sleeves to participate in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The 14 member team spent the day volunteering at Feeding America Tampa Bay sorting perishable and non-perishable food donations, checking quality and expiration dates, and prepping foo... 
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06/26/13Liberty Property Trust Improves Stables & Grounds For EQUI-KIDS To Mark The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring On June 20
Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities RICHMOND, VA – June 21, 2013 – On Thursday, June 20, Liberty’s Hampton Roads and Richmond offices joined together to participate in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The combined 23 member team from the company’s Richmond and Hampton Roads, Virginia offices spent the day in Virginia Beach working on an array of jobs including la... 
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06/24/13Liberty Property Trust Packaged Food For Feed Children Everywhere to Mark The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring On June 21
Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities ORLANDO, FL – June 24, 2013 – On Friday, June 21, Liberty’s Orlando office rolled up their sleeves to participate in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The 10 member team spent the day volunteering at Feed Children Everywhere where they packaged food to feed children across the U.S. “It ... 
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06/24/13Liberty Property Trust Stocked Shelves & Prepared Meals For Boca Helping Hands To Mark The 10th Annual Bill Rouse Day Of Caring On June 21
Program Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities SOUTH FLORIDA – June 24 2013 –On Friday, June 21, Liberty’s South Florida office rolled up their sleeves to participate in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, a national service program in memory of the company’s founder, Willard G. Rouse III. The 15 member South Florida team spent the day working on an array of jobs including meal preparation and service, distribution of groceries ... 
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06/20/13Liberty Property Trust MD Employees Developing Boxes Of A Different Kind To Help Living Classrooms Harbor East Campus
10th Annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring Offers a Chance for Employees to Give Back To Their Communities COLUMBIA, MD -- June 18, 2013 -- Employees of Liberty Property Trust will honor their company's founder, Willard G. Rouse, III, by spending Friday rolling up their sleeves and getting their hands dirty on the Harbor East Campus of the Living Classrooms Foundation . Participating in the 10th annual Bill Rouse Day of Caring, the staff will be contributing to the campus’s living classroo... 
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06/20/13New Plans For Kings Hill
Liberty Property Trust UK Ltd, in conjunction with its partner and landowner Kent County Council, has submitted an outline planning application to Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council for the next phase of Kings Hill’s development. The application includes land allocated for a new primary school with associated playing fields; 975 residential dwellings; a self-service petrol station; a park and other landscaped open spaces. Whilst the original plans for Kings Hill were drawn up 24 years... 
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06/18/13Cambridge Biomedical Campus Attracts AstraZeneca/MedImmune
Liberty Property Trust and Countryside Properties PLC are delighted with the announcement that AstraZeneca/MedImmune has chosen the Cambridge Biomedical Campus as the site for the Company's new global R&D centre and corporate headquarters. AstraZeneca's £330 million purpose-built facility will be developed jointly by AstraZeneca, Liberty Property Trust and Countryside Properties and will occupy approximately 11 acres of the new 70 acre development extension to the Campus. AstraZeneca's new f... 
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06/14/13Liberty Property Trust Brings National Bedding Company (SERTA) To The Piedmont Triad
Company Renews Three Leases with Long-Standing Tenants CHARLOTTE, NC – June 10, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced the signing of one new lease and three renewals, for a combined total of 174,395 square feet in the Piedmont Triad. National Bedding Company (Serta) signed a new lease for 75,800 square feet at The Boulders in Rock Creek Industrial Park. Located at 6530 Judge Adams Road in Whitsett, a mile from the I-40/88 corridor, the 151,600 square foot distribution center is 100% oc... 
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06/11/13Liberty Property Trust Closes 18 Deals In Minnesota During the First Five Months of 2013
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN – June 11, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has closed 18 lease agreements totaling more than 600,000 square feet of space in its Minnesota region during the first five months of 2013. “Whether we have been working with prospects on new leases, renewals or expansions, there’s been an energy of ‘moving forward’ that has been strong since the start of the year,” Dave Jellison, senior vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Minnesota regio... 
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05/29/13Liberty Property Trust To Break Ground On The First Speculative Industrial Building To Be Developed In The Greenville-Spartanburg Region Since 2008
Partially pre-leased to A.L. Industries, the building is designed to meet market demand for quality Class A space CHARLOTTE, NC – May 29, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will break ground next month on the first speculative industrial building to be developed in the Greenville-Spartanburg region in nearly five years. The Class A multi-tenant warehouse will total 156,000 square feet and be located at Caliber Ridge Industrial Park (110 Caliber Ridge) in Greer, South ... 
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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 Receives LEED Certification For Its 7259 Salisbury Road Building In Jacksonville
Project Marks the Seventh LEED Development by Liberty in Florida JACKSONVILLE – May 21, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust today announced it has earned LEED certification from the U.S. Green Building Council (USGBC) under the New Construction™ rating system for its 7259 Salisbury Road building, located in Salisbury Business Park in Jacksonville. “LEED certified buildings are attractive to companies because they offer lower operating expenses and significant cost savings. We project an esti... 
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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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05/23/13Liberty Property Trust Purchases 2100 M Street NW
291,000 square foot office building adds inventory and expansion capability to portfolio MALVERN, Pa., May 23, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased 2100 M Street NW, a 290,762 square foot, eight-story office building in Washington, D.C., for $133.5 million. "We have been seeking well-located acquisitions in DC's core submarkets where we can apply our leasing, property management and development capabilities," said Liberty Property Trust Vice Pr... 
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05/21/13Liberty Property Trust Expands Its Footprint In Hanover With The Purchase Of 18 Acres Of Land Near The Proposed Hanover Road & I-295 Interchange
COLUMBIA, MD – May 21, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has purchased 18 acres of land at 7149 Ridge Road in Hanover, Maryland for the future development of multi-tenant industrial space. “This land acquisition represents a key milestone as we develop our pipeline and execute our strategy to grow Liberty’s industrial portfolio in this market,” said Lisa Sullivan, vice president and city manager for Liberty in the region. “The property at 7149 Ridge Road, when developed, ... 
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05/21/13Hundreds Honour the Dambusters at Kings Hill
Hundreds of people turned out to attend the special Service of Commemoration held at Kings Hill, West Malling, to mark the 70th anniversary of the Dambusters, one of the best known and most daring bombing raids of World War II. The Dambusters raid, ‘Operation Chastise’, used ‘bouncing bombs’ invented by Sir Barnes Wallis CBE to destroy the dams of Germany’s Ruhr Valley. Kings Hill’s connection with the mission is through the squadron’s commander Guy Gibson, who served with 29 Squadron based ... 
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05/17/13Liberty Property Trust Expands Ebersaecher North America At Brookfield South Business Park In Mauldin
CHARLOTTE, NC – May 16, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that Eberspaecher North America has expanded its premises at Brookfield South Business Park in Mauldin, South Carolina. The company leased an additional 16,000 square feet of space at 65 Brookfield Oaks Drive in Mauldin. “Brookfield South is exceptionally located due to its close proximity to the Greenville/Spartanburg Airport, access to the I-385 corridor and the amenities in the downtown area.” said Massie Flippin, vice... 
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05/16/13Liberty Property Trust Renews 263,500 Square Foot Lease With Menlo Worldwide Logistics At Bull Ridge In North Carolina
Company Signs 22,179 Square Feet at Green Point Business Park CHARLOTTE, NC – May 16, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has renewed a long term lease with Menlo Worldwide Logistics at Bull Ridge in Greensboro. The company has also recently signed two leases totaling 22,179 square feet of warehouse space at Green Point Business Park in High Point. “We are pleased to extend our relationships with Menlo Worldwide Logistics and Thomas Gourmet Foods, both companies are v... 
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05/07/13Liberty Property Trust Leases More Than 33,000 Square Feet of Space in Hampton Roads During the First Quarter
HAMPTON ROADS, VA – April 30, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has executed six leases during the first quarter of the year for a total of 33,650 square feet of space. “This past quarter was dominated by lease renewals within our Hampton roads portfolio, a true testament to our team’s hard work and mission of providing superior tenant relations and customer service,” said Craig Cope, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Virginia region. The quarter was mark... 
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05/07/13Liberty Property Trust Signs Leases Totaling 232,000 Square Feet in Richmond in the First Quarter
RICHMOND, VA – April 30, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has finalized six leases in the greater Richmond area in the first quarter of 2013. Combined, the leases total 232,000 square feet of space. The quarter was marked by two new leases, one expansion and three lease renewals. New leases in the region include: TDBBS, Incorporated signed a new lease for 87,000 square feet at 5701 Eastport Boulevard in Richmond. Dick Porter of Porter Realty represented TDB... 
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04/26/13Liberty Property Trust Earns First LEED® Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance™ Gold Certification in Hampton Roads
Continuous increases in operational savings from sustainable programs benefit tenants by stabilizing – even lowering – operating expenses HAMPTON ROADS, VA – April 25, 2013– Liberty Property Trust has been awarded the region’s first, for a commercial office building, LEEDÒ Existing Buildings: Operations & Maintenance™ (EBOM) certification from the U.S. Green Building Council for its newly renovated Reflections II Class A office building at 200 Golden Oak Court in Virginia Beach. The award ... 
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04/18/13Ace Colour For Kings Hill
With the refurbishment of Kings Hill’s art deco Control Tower nearly complete, six mature acer trees have been planted nearby to provide colour and seasonal interest. They were specially selected from Hillier Nurseries - who were responsible for providing many of the trees for the Olympic park – and at seven metres high the trees needed to be planted with the help of a crane, which winched them into place. The variety is Acer platanoides ‘Deborah’ – a type of Norway maple – which changes... 
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04/18/13Kings Hill Marks Dambusters Anniversary - 16 May 2013
A special service of commemoration is being held at Kings Hill on 16 May to mark the 70th anniversary of the Dambusters, one of the best known and most daring bombing raids of World War II. Organised by Tonbridge and Malling Borough Council and supported by Kings Hill developer Liberty Property Trust UK Ltd, the commemoration will be led by Her Majesty’s Lord Lieutenant of Kent, Viscount De L’Isle MBE, and everyone is welcome. The day will include a Service of Commemoration and a Spitfi... 
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04/18/13Kings Hill's Largest Leasing
Russet, Tonbridge and Malling’s largest social housing provider, has taken an extra 17,537 sq ft in its new headquarters 32 Tower View, in what is King Hill’s and Kent’s largest commercial property transaction so far this year. Russet’s move to Kings Hill this year will allow the housing provider to overhaul its customer services, streamline its operations and pass on a series of cost-saving benefits to its 16,000 customers. The new headquarters will replace Russet’s Borough Green, Larkfield... 
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04/12/13Liberty Property Trust Hosts First Quarter 2013 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., April 12, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust will host its first quarter results conference call on Tuesday, April 23, 2013, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 37210714. 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 the... 
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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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03/25/13Liberty Property Trust Announces It Will Build Two Speculative Industrial Buildings In Hanover, MD
Hanover Crossing at New Ridge will offer 243,500 square feet of newly constructed Class A industrial space to the Baltimore-Washington market COLUMBIA, MD – March 25, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it will break ground this spring on two new Class A industrial buildings on a 17 acre site in Hanover, Maryland. The buildings, which will be constructed in tandem, will offer approximately 243,500 square feet of new space to the market by the end of 2013. “Hanover ... 
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03/20/13Liberty Property Trust Sells Office Facility
MALVERN, Pa., March 20, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE: LRY) today announced it has sold the property at 8800 Tinicum Boulevard in Philadelphia to an affiliate of Cole Real Estate Investments, for approximately $74.7 million. The 441,000 square foot facility is occupied by PNC Bank, for whom Liberty developed the property in two phases, delivering in 1997 and 2000. CBRE represented Liberty in the transaction. Cole was represented by Bob Corry, senior vice president of of... 
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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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03/15/13Liberty Property Trust Named An EPA "Energy Star® Partner of the Year" For Second Consecutive Year
Innovative programs and tenant partnerships generate $5 million in energy cost savings since 2009 MALVERN, PA – March 14, 2013 – For the second consecutive year, the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) has named Liberty Property Trust a 2013 ENERGY STAR® Partner of the Year for strategically managing and improving the energy efficiency of its office and industrial building portfolio. Since benchmarking its energy use across its portfolio in 2008, the company has saved its tenants mor... 
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03/13/13Liberty Property Trust Receives Two TOBY Awards from Jacksonville BOMA Chapter
JACKSONVILLE – March 5, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has received two TOBY Awards from the Jacksonville Chapter of the Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA). Both awards recognize excellence in property management. “Our property management team is dedicated to providing premier work environments in our Jacksonville portfolio, and this recognition by BOMA is a testament to their continued perseverance of excellence,” said Mike Heise, vice president and city ma... 
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03/13/13Liberty Property Trust's 14th Annual 'Tribute to Excellence' Broker Dinner Held In Virginia Beach
HAMPTON ROADS, VA– March 1, 2013 –Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has honored 21 of the region’s top commercial real estate brokers at its annual ‘Tribute to Excellence’ Broker Dinner, held on Friday, February 22, 2013 in Virginia Beach. This is the fourteenth consecutive year that the company has hosted the event, which is arranged in order to recognize the commercial real estate brokers who worked with Liberty on significant deals in the preceding year. Craig Cope, vice pre... 
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03/13/13Liberty Property Trust Announces First Quarter 2013 Dividend
MALVERN, Pa., March 13, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that its board of trustees has declared a cash dividend of $0.475 per share on the company's common shares of beneficial interest for the first quarter of 2013. The dividend will be payable on April 15, 2013 to shareholders of record on April 1, 2013. About the Company Liberty Property Trust is a leader in commercial real estate, serving customers in the United States and United Kingdom, throug... 
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02/13/13Life At Kings Hill To Be Immortalised By Art Students
A group of talented Kent art and design students are spending time at Kings Hill so that they can create a series of artworks chronicling everyday life there, the results of which will form part of an exhibition. The project aims to capture images of Kings Hill ‘through fresh eyes’ and build a picture for future generations. It is a collaboration between Kings Hill developer Liberty Property Trust UK Ltd, the University for the Creative Arts (UCA) and placemaking consultancy Futurecity and i... 
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02/11/13Liberty Property Trust Breaks Ground on Its New Industrial Development - Miami International Tradeport
SOUTH FLORIDA – February 8, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust hosted local dignitaries, media and professionals from the brokerage community at a ground breaking ceremony held yesterday, at Miami International Tradeport. The company celebrated the official kick-off of its $135 million industrial park, starting with the first phase of development, a 147,840 square foot warehouse facility. Andy Petry, vice president and city manager for Liberty’s South Florida region and Bill Hankowsky, Chair... 
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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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01/30/13Art Project Inspires Poetic Kings Hill Pupils
Children at two Kings Hill schools have been discovering the power of words and more about where they live as part of a project designed to bring the history and culture of Kings Hill to life for future generations. Youngsters at Kings Hill School and The Discovery School took part in a Haiku workshop delivered by Deal-based Future Creative, which is undertaking community engagement for the Kings Hill Wayfinding project, a series of art commissions that will complement the refurbished Contro... 
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01/30/13Liberty Property Trust Brings 2759 N. Eola Road to 100% Occupancy as Kapstone Paper & Packaging Joins the Portfolio
ROSEMONT, IL – January 29, 2013 – Liberty Property Trust today announced that it has signed a long term lease with KapStone Paper & Packaging Corporation (NYSE: KS) at Butterfield III (2759 N. Eola Road) in Aurora. The lease, for 192,000 square feet of industrial space, brings the 506,000 square foot building to 100% occupancy. “We are very excited to welcome KapStone to our Chicago portfolio,” said Neal Driscoll , vice president and director of leasing and development for the Liberty Illinois... 
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01/22/13Liberty Property Trust Hosts Fourth Quarter 2012 Results Conference Call
MALVERN, Pa., Jan. 22, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Liberty Property Trust will host its fourth quarter results conference call on Tuesday, February 5, 2013, at 1:00 P.M., ET. The call can be accessed by dialing (855) 277-7530 and entering the passcode 91553147. 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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01/14/13Liberty Property Trust Buys Two Buildings at Park 2000 in Shakopee, MN
EDEN PRAIRIE, MN – January 11, 2013 - Liberty Property Trust (NYSE:LRY) today announced that it has purchased two buildings located at Park 2000 in Shakopee, Minnesota. “We are very excited about our first industrial assets in Shakopee,” Dave Jellison, senior vice president and city manager for Liberty’s Minnesota region. “These are two newer, well-designed industrial buildings in a marketplace that should only become more desirable with the completion of the interchange at I-494 and Highway 1... 
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