Mack-Cali Announces Lease Extension for Premier Watchmaker’s Headquarters

03/17/2011 Category: Leasing and Development

Edison, New Jersey—March 17, 2011—Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that Movado Group, Inc., one of the world’s premier watchmakers, has signed a five-year, 90,050-square-foot lease extension at Mack-Cali Centre II, 650 From Road, in Paramus, N.J.

The lease now carries a 2018 expiration. Movado’s space at the 348,510-square-foot, class A Mack-Cali Centre II serves as the company’s corporate headquarters. Movado was represented in the transaction by Dennis Gralla and James J. Scancarella, both of CresaPartners.

Mitchell E. Hersh, president and chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, “We’re delighted that Movado has extended its occupancy at this premier property. This transaction demonstrates Mack-Cali’s ability to maintain long-term tenant relationships and we look forward to continuing to serve their office space needs. ”

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 277 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 32.2 million square feet. The properties enable the Company to provide a full complement of real estate opportunities to its diverse base of over 2,000 tenants.

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