Mack-Cali Announces Lease Expansion With Leading Global Bank

Aug 31, 2010, 11:13 ET from Mack-Cali Realty Corporation

EDISON, N.J., Aug. 31 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- Mack-Cali Realty Corporation (NYSE: CLI) today announced that The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi UFJ, Ltd., a subsidiary of Mitsubishi UFJ Financial Group, has signed a nine-year, 24,607-square-foot expansion lease at Mack-Cali's Harborside Financial Center in Jersey City, NJ. The new lease is coterminous with the firm's existing 137,076-square-foot lease at Harborside Plaza 3. It brings the total space leased by The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi in the complex to 161,683 square feet.  

Mitchell E. Hersh, president and chief executive officer of Mack-Cali, commented, "We are delighted that The Bank of Tokyo-Mitsubishi has expanded its presence at this premier waterfront complex. This transaction demonstrates our ability to build long-term relationships with leading global businesses."

The tenant was represented in the transaction by Fred Smith and Curtis Foster of Cushman & Wakefield of New Jersey, Inc.

Situated in the Jersey City waterfront's thriving business district, the 3.1-million-square-foot complex features abundant amenities, superior access, and world-class views. Harborside Financial Center is currently 98.8 percent leased.

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 287 properties, primarily office and office/flex buildings located in the Northeast, totaling approximately 32.9 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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