Mack-Cali Announces Leases With Cingular Wireless For Over 456,000 Square Feet

07/15/2005 Category: Leasing and Development

Cranford, New Jersey--July 15, 2005--Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that New Cingular Wireless PCS LLC, a subsidiary of Cingular Wireless, has signed leases totaling 456,190 square feet at three New Jersey office properties.

The leases consist of:

  • A renewal for the entire 259,823 square-foot class A office building at Mack-Cali Centre VII at 15 East Midland Avenue in Paramus. The lease carries a term of six years and nine months.
  • A 123,982 square-foot renewal for six years and nine months at Mack-Cali Centre III in Paramus. The 239,680 square-foot class A office building, located at 140 East Ridgewood Avenue, is 100 percent leased.
  • A new lease for 72,385 square feet for eight years and seven months at 5 Wood Hollow Road in Parsippany. The 317,040 square-foot class A office building is 100 percent leased.

In each transaction, Michael Morrone and Peter Yannotta of the Equis Corp. represented the tenant and Michael A. Grossman, Mack-Cali executive vice president, represented Mack-Cali.

Mitchell E. Hersh, president and chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, "We're pleased to be able to accommodate Cingular Wireless's office space needs as its business expands, and look forward to building on our relationship for years to come."

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 currently owns or has interests in 271 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 30.2 million square feet. The properties enable the Company to provide a full complement of real estate opportunities to its diverse base of approximately 2,100 tenants. Additional information on Mack-Cali Realty Corporation is available on the Company's website at

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