Mack-Cali Announces Leases Totaling 67,000 Square Feet at Blue Bell Properties

07/06/2009 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—July 6, 2009—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced lease transactions totaling 66,912 square feet at its properties in Blue Bell, Pennsylvania.

The new deals signed include:

  • Anexinet and Virtus Partners, LLC, information technology providers, signed a five-year and three-month lease for 12,971 square feet at 4 Sentry Park. 4 Sentry Park is a 63,930-square foot class A office property. Jeffrey Barker and Kim Finnerty of Cushman & Wakefield represented the tenant. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jake Fruncillo, director of leasing.
  • JK Medequip, Inc., specializing in management consulting services, signed a seven-year and three-month lease for 10,999 square feet at 5 Sentry Park East. The property is a 91,600-square-foot class A office building. The tenant was represented by Daniel Gabally of Beacon Commercial. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Richard Jones, leasing associate.
  • Career Concepts, Inc., a full-service staffing organization, signed a 5,935-square foot lease at 4 Sentry Park for five years and three months. The tenant was represented by Shelley Wolf Harris of GVA Smith Mack. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Richard Jones.
  • MACTEC Engineering and Consulting, Inc., an infrastructure engineering firm, signed a 3,922-square-foot lease for two years at 18 Sentry Park West. 18 Sentry Park West is a 95,010-square-foot class A office property. MACTEC was represented by Doug Newbart, formerly with GVA Smith Mack, and Mark Rosenthal of GVA Advantis. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jake Fruncillo.
  • Novis Pharmaceuticals, Inc., a distributor of critical care products, signed a lease for 1,169 square feet for three years at 18 Sentry Park West. Scott Pierson of Windsor Realty represented the tenant. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jake Fruncillo.

In addition, Mack-Cali signed the following renewals:

  • Bank of America, N.A., a financial institution, renewed their lease of 22,028 square feet at 4 Sentry Park for five years. Anthony Rossi and Nora Brady of CB Richard Ellis represented Bank of America. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jake Fruncillo.
  • London Life Reinsurance Company, a provider of financial solutions for businesses and organizations, renewed their lease for 9,888 square feet for five years at 16 Sentry Park West, a 93,093-square-foot class A office building. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jake Fruncillo.

John Adderly, Mack-Cali vice president of leasing, commented, “We are pleased that our premier properties in Blue Bell continue to attract and retain high-quality tenants. During challenging times, these leases are clear examples of businesses choosing a landlord with the strength and stability needed to support their businesses with the highest levels of service and asset quality.”

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 33.8 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 www.mack-cali.com.

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