Mack-Cali Announces Third Quarter Leasing Activity at Westchester County Properties

11/16/2009 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—November 16, 2009—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that it leased 256,029 square feet at its office and office/flex properties in Westchester County, New York during the third quarter. Company-wide, Mack-Cali leased 819,572 square feet of space during the quarter.

Highlights of third quarter transactions include:

  • Emigrant Bank has signed a 15-year, 31,701-square-foot lease renewal and a 2,305-square-foot expansion at 7 Westchester Plaza in Elmsford. Located in Cross Westchester Executive Park, 7 Westchester Plaza is a 46,200-square-foot office/flex building that is 100 percent leased. Gere G. Ricker of MB Real Estate represented the tenant, and Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Carol McGuire, senior director of leasing.
  • International Business Machines Corporation, a global information technology company, has signed a three-year, 43,905-square-foot lease renewal at 17 Skyline Drive in Hawthorne. Located in Mid-Westchester Executive Park, the 85,000-square-foot class A office property is 100 percent leased. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Jeffrey Warner, vice president of leasing.
  • Belmay, Inc., a global creator and manufacturer of fragrances, has signed a five-year lease renewal totaling 26,843 square feet at 200 Corporate Boulevard South in Yonkers. Located in South Westchester Executive Park, 200 Corporate Boulevard South is a 84,000-square-foot office/flex building that is 99.8 percent leased. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Ivan Abry, senior director of leasing.
  • The Southern Westchester Board of Cooperative Educational Services signed a pair of three-year lease renewals totaling 29,931 square feet at properties in Cross Westchester Executive Park. The transactions consisted of a 20,131-square-foot renewal at 2 Westchester Plaza, a 25,000-square-foot office/flex property that is 100 percent leased; and a 9,800-square-foot renewal at 50 Executive Boulevard, a 45,200-square-foot office/flex property that is 86.9 percent leased. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Louis Amalfitano, director of leasing.
  • Hospitals Insurance Company, Inc., an insurer serving the medical community, signed a 10-year, six-month lease renewal for 11,757 square feet and a 10-year and seven-month expansion of 2,925 square feet at 50 Main Street, Westchester Financial Center, in White Plains. Patricia A. Valenti of Newmark Knight Frank represented the tenant. Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Carol McGuire, senior director of leasing. 50 Main Street is an award-winning, 309,000-square-foot class A property that is 98.9 percent leased.

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 289 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 33.2 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.

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