Mack-Cali Announces Leases of 89,710 Square Feet with Data Center/Business Continuity Firm

12/03/2007 Category: Leasing and Development

Xand Corporation Renews and Expands at Mid-Westchester Executive Park

Edison, New Jersey—December 3, 2007—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) announced today that it has leased 89,710 square feet to Xand Corporation at Mid-Westchester Executive Park in Hawthorne, New York.

The transactions consist of:

  • A three-year, 46,078 square-foot lease extension for the entire office/flex building at 11 Skyline Drive, extending the term to 10 years and nine months; and
  • A new 10-year, nine-month lease for 43,632 square feet at 17 Skyline Drive. This lease brings the 85,000 square-foot class A office building to 100% leased.

Xand Corporation, a provider of data center infrastructure and business continuity solutions, has undergone several expansions since it became a Mack-Cali tenant in 1990.

Mitchell E. Hersh, Mack-Cali president and chief executive officer, commented, "This transaction is in line with our strategy of building successful, long-term relationships with our tenants. We are very pleased that as Xand's space needs have grown, it has chosen to expand within this leading Mack-Cali business park."

Carol McGuire, senior director of leasing, represented Mack-Cali on the transaction.

About Xand Corporation

Founded in 1990, Xand Corporation is a facilities-based provider of data center infrastructure and business continuity solutions to financial services and mid-sized corporations. Xand Corporation offers complete, end-to-end solutions including application and server hosting, security, data storage, systems engineering, network operations, Internet connectivity, and business continuity office suites. Xand maintains a 30,000 sq-ft Internet Data Center at its headquarters 30 miles north of Manhattan, as well as several locations at the major carrier hotels. Each of these sites is connected by a diversely routed, privately owned and operated fiber optic backbone. Staffed by expert technicians and engineers, Xand is able to provide comprehensive, managed, mission-critical business solutions.

About Mack-Cali Realty Corporation

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 302 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 34.9 million square feet. The properties enable the Company to provide a full complement of real estate opportunities to its diverse base of approximately 2,200 tenants.

Additional information on Mack-Cali Realty Corporation is available on the Company's website at

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