Mack-Cali Leases Over 468,000 Square Feet at New Jersey Properties in First Quarter

04/30/2010 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—April 30, 2010—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that it leased 468,737 square feet at its office and office/flex properties in New Jersey during the first quarter. Portfolio-wide, Mack-Cali leased 806,621 square feet of space during the quarter.

Highlights of the first quarter transactions include:

  • Lum, Drasco & Positan, LLC, a law firm, signed a five-year, seven-month, 19,379-square-foot lease renewal at 103 Eisenhower Parkway in Roseland. Bryn Cinque and Jim Bailey of First Service Williams represented the tenant, and Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Richard Travaglini, senior director of leasing. 103 Eisenhower Parkway is a 151,545-square-foot, class A office building located in Eisenhower/280 Corporate Center.
  • ADP Management Associates, LLC, a statewide insurance company, signed a new 16,165-square-foot lease at 325 Columbia Turnpike, a 168,144-square-foot, class A property in Florham Park. Marc Rosenberg and Jon Williams of Cushman & Wakefield of New Jersey, Inc., represented the tenant and Mack-Cali was represented in-house by James Nugent, senior director of leasing, and Brian Golden, leasing associate.
  • Ultra Logistics, Inc., a transportation service provider, signed a new 10-year, 12,388-square-foot lease at 17-17 Route 208 North in Fair Lawn. James J. Scancarella of CresaPartners and Daniel J. Tichio, CCIM, of Impact Realty Associates Inc., represented the tenant, and Mack Cali was represented in-house by Christopher DeLorenzo, vice president of leasing and Richard Eyre, director of leasing. 17-17 Route 208 North, a 143,000-square-foot, class A office property, is 100 percent leased.
  • T&M Associates, an engineering, planning, and environmental consulting firm, signed a seven-year, three-month, 19,000-square-foot renewal lease at 1256 North Church Street in Moorestown. Matthew Neisser of Markeim-Chalmers, Inc. represented the tenant and Mack Cali was represented in-house by Tim O’Brien, director of leasing. Located in Moorestown West Corporate Center, 1256 North Church Street, a 63,495-square-foot office/flex property, is 100 percent leased.
  • MTS Software Solutions, Inc., a provider of document imaging and content management services, signed a new seven-year, 15,400-square-foot lease at 225 Executive Drive in Moorestown. Adam Rose of Rose Commercial Real Estate represented the tenant, and Mack Cali was represented in-house by Tim O’Brien. This 50,600-square-foot, office/flex property is located in Moorestown West Corporate Center.
  • Werum America, Inc., a worldwide supplier of Manufacturing Execution Systems (MES) for the pharmaceutical and biopharmaceutical industries, signed a new eight-year, 10,044-square-foot lease at Five Sylvan Way in Parsippany. Peter Rasmusson of Lee & Associates represented the tenant, and Mack-Cali was represented in-house by Brian Golden. Located in Mack-Cali Business Campus, Five Sylvan Way, a 151,383-square-foot class A property, is 98.3 percent leased.
  • Curbell Plastics, Inc., a nationwide supplier of plastic materials, signed a five-year, six-month, 9,600-square-foot renewal lease at 844 North Lenola Road in Moorestown. Mack Cali was represented in-house by Tim O’Brien. 844 North Lenola Road, located in Moorestown West Corporate Center, is a 100 percent leased, 28,670-square-foot office/flex property.

Mack-Cali has previously announced first quarter leases totaling over 107,300 square feet with Par Pharmaceuticals and Telcordia Technologies.

Mitchell E. Hersh, Mack-Cali president and chief executive officer, commented, “Both existing and potential tenants recognize the importance of aligning themselves with a financially strong, stable landlord that consistently maintains a portfolio of premier properties. These tenants are just a few examples of the companies that choose Mack-Cali for these reasons.”

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 288 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 33.1 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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