Mack-Cali Announces Lease Extensions Totaling Over 124,000 Square Feet with Three Interpublic Group Subsidiaries

01/05/2010 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—January 5, 2010—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that three Interpublic Group subsidiary companies have signed lease renewals at Mack-Cali’s properties in Parsippany, New Jersey. The leases with Integrated Communications Corp., Pace LLC, and Torre Lazur Healthcare Group, Inc. – now totaling 124,679 square feet – all have been extended until 2022.

The transactions consist of the following:

  • Integrated Communications signed a 43,101-square-foot lease renewal at 5 Sylvan Way in Mack-Cali Business Campus.
  • Pace LLC signed a lease renewal for 19,633 square feet at 35 Waterview Boulevard in Waterview Corporate Center.
  • Torre Lazur Healthcare Group, Inc. signed a lease renewal for 61,945 square feet at 20 Waterview Boulevard, also in Waterview Corporate Center.

These Interpublic Group companies were represented by Scott Panzer and Robert Romano of Jones Lang LaSalle, and Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Diane Chayes, vice president of leasing.

Mitchell E. Hersh, president and chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, “The Interpublic Group is one of the world’s leading marketing and communications organizations, and we’re delighted that several of its companies have chosen to renew within our portfolio. These transactions demonstrate Mack-Cali’s ability to build long-term relationships with strong, global tenants.”

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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