NASHVILLE, Tenn., Feb. 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE: HR), announced today that it has filed a universal shelf registration statement with the Securities and Exchange Commission as a routine renewal of its existing shelf registration statement that was to expire on May 13, 2011. The shelf registration statement automatically became effective as of its filing and is consistent with the prior registration statement.
This press release is neither an offer to sell nor the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities and shall not constitute an offer or solicitation in any jurisdiction in which such offer or solicitation is unlawful.
Healthcare Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust that integrates owning, managing and developing income-producing real estate properties associated primarily with the delivery of outpatient healthcare services throughout the United States. The Company had investments of approximately $2.4 billion in 209 real estate properties and mortgages as of September 30, 2010, excluding assets classified as held for sale and including an investment in one unconsolidated joint venture. The Company's 202 owned real estate properties, excluding assets classified as held for sale, are comprised of six facility types, located in 28 states, totaling approximately 13.0 million square feet. The Company provides property management services to approximately 9.0 million square feet nationwide.
In addition to the historical information contained within, the matters discussed in this press release may contain forward-looking statements that involve risks and uncertainties. These risks are discussed in filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission by Healthcare Realty Trust, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2009 under the heading "Risk Factors." and as updated in its Quarterly Reports on Form 10-Q filed thereafter. Forward-looking statements represent the Company's judgment as of the date of this release. The Company disclaims any obligation to update forward-looking statements.
SOURCE Healthcare Realty Trust