Mack-Cali Announces Lease Renewals and Expansions at New Jersey Properties

01/31/2008 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—January 31, 2008—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced the following lease transactions totaling 136,592 square feet at its office properties in New Jersey:

  • Greater New York Mutual Insurance Company, a division of GNY Insurance Companies, renewed its lease for 10 years for the entire 40,000 square-foot office building at 377 Summerhill Road in East Brunswick. The building was built-to-suit for the tenant in 1977.
  • WithumSmith+Brown, an accounting firm, renewed and expanded its space for 33,432 square feet at 5 Vaughn Drive in Princeton. The lease, which runs through 2016, consists of a 27,197 square-foot renewal and a 6,235 square-foot expansion. The 98,500 square-foot class A office building is 100% leased. Aubrey W. Haines of Mercer Oak Realty LLC represented the tenant and Jack Colasurdo, in-house senior director of leasing, represented Mack-Cali.
  • Citigroup Global Markets, Inc., a financial services firm, renewed and expanded its space for 22,782 square feet for 10 years and five months at Mack-Cali Centre III in Paramus. The lease consists of a 19,664 square-foot renewal and a 3,118 square-foot expansion. Citigroup now leases 49,044 square feet at the property, which is located at 140 East Ridgewood Avenue. The 239,680 square-foot class A office building is 98.4% leased. Ed DaCosta of CB Richard Ellis represented the tenant. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Christopher DeLorenzo, vice president of leasing.
  • Orloff, Lowenbach, Stifelman & Siegel, P.A., a law firm, renewed its 20,228 square-foot lease for five years at 101 Eisenhower Parkway in Roseland. The 237,000 square-foot class A office building, located at Eisenhower/280 Corporate Center, is 95.8% leased. David Stifelman of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant and Richard Travaglini, in-house director of leasing, represented Mack-Cali.
  • Medical Doctors & Designers USA, Inc. renewed and expanded its space for 20,150 square feet at 100 Walnut Avenue in Clark. The lease, which runs through 2013, consists of a 9,369 square-foot expansion and a 10,781 square-foot renewal. The 182,555 square-foot class A office building is 98.5% leased. Barbara Gross of Sheldon Gross Realty represented the tenant. Mack-Cali was represented in house by Toni Casiano, senior director of leasing.

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 294 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 33.7 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.

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