Mack-Cali Announces Lease Renewal for Over 59,000 Square Feet with Par Pharmaceutical

03/01/2010 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—March 1, 2010—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that Par Pharmaceutical, Inc. has signed a five-year lease renewal for 59,485 square feet at 300 Tice Boulevard in Woodcliff Lake, New Jersey.

Par Pharmaceutical, Inc. develops, manufactures, and markets generic drugs and innovative proprietary pharmaceuticals for specialty markets.

300 Tice Boulevard, a 230,000-square-foot class A building located in the heart of Bergen County, is 96 percent leased.

The tenant was represented by James J. Scancarella, Larry Leib, and Robert Rencarge of CresaPartners.

Mitchell E. Hersh, president and chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, “Our ability to retain tenants like Par Pharmaceutical demonstrates our success in building long-term relationships with the nation’s most successful businesses.”

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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