McDonald's Corporation Leases 30,700 Square Feet at Mack-Cali Building in Roseland, New Jersey

03/20/2002 Category: Leasing and Development

McDonald's Corporation Leases 30,700 Square Feet at Mack-Cali Building in Roseland, New Jersey

Cranford, New Jersey—March 20, 2002—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that McDonald's Corporation has leased 30,700 square feet of office space for 10 years at 105 Eisenhower Parkway in Roseland, New Jersey.

McDonald's Corporation will use the space as a regional sales facility. 105 Eisenhower Parkway, a 220,000 square-foot class A office building developed in 2001, is part of the three-building, 608,545 square-foot Eisenhower/280 Corporate Center.

Mitchell E. Hersh, chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, "We're pleased to welcome yet another high-caliber, global business to our impressive tenant roster."

McDonald's Corporation was represented by Timothy Spillane of the Chicago office and Lisa Kiell of the New York office of Jones Lang LaSalle America's Inc.

Mack-Cali Realty Corporation is a fully-integrated, self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT) providing management, leasing, development, construction and other tenant-related services for its class A real estate portfolio. Mack-Cali owns or has interests in 266 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 28.4 million square feet. The properties enable the Company to provide a full complement of real estate opportunities to its diverse base of approximately 2,300 tenants.

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