LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (“Hudson” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HPP) today announced the pricing of an underwritten public offering of 5,250,000 shares of its common stock by certain funds affiliated with Farallon Capital Management, L.L.C. pursuant to an effective shelf registration statement previously filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission. The offering is expected to close on April 10, 2015, subject to customary closing conditions. The selling stockholders have granted the underwriters a 30-day option to purchase up to an additional 787,500 shares of common stock. The Company will not receive any of the proceeds from the offering.
The last reported sale price of the Company’s common stock on April 6, 2015 was $33.95 per share. The underwriters may offer the shares of common stock from time to time for sale in one or more transactions on the New York Stock Exchange, in the over-the-counter market, through negotiated transactions or otherwise at market prices prevailing at the time of sale, at prices related to prevailing market prices or at negotiated prices.
BofA Merrill Lynch and Wells Fargo Securities are the joint book-running managers for the offering. A copy of the prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to these securities can be obtained, when available, by contacting: BofA Merrill Lynch, 222 Broadway, New York, New York 10038, Attn: Prospectus Department, or by emailing email@example.com; or Wells Fargo Securities, 375 Park Avenue, New York, New York 10152, Attn.: Equity Syndicate Department, or by calling (800) 326-5897 or e-mailing firstname.lastname@example.org.
This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy any securities, nor shall there be any sale of these securities in any state or other jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation, or sale would be unlawful prior to registration or qualification under the securities laws of such state or other jurisdiction.
About Hudson Pacific Properties
Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. is a vertically-integrated real estate company focused on acquiring, repositioning, developing and operating high-quality office and state-of-the-art media and entertainment properties in select West Coast markets. Hudson invests across the risk-return spectrum, favoring opportunities where it can employ leasing, capital investment and management expertise to create additional value. Founded in 2006 as Hudson Capital, the Company went public in 2010, electing to be taxed as a real estate investment trust. Through the years, Hudson has strategically assembled a portfolio of 53 properties totaling approximately 17.3 million square feet, including land for development, in high-growth, high-barrier-to-entry submarkets throughout Northern and Southern California and the Pacific Northwest. The Company is a leading provider of design-forward, next-generation workspaces for a variety of tenants, with a focus on Fortune 500 and industry-leading growth companies, many in the technology, media and entertainment sectors. As a long-term owner, Hudson prioritizes tenant satisfaction and retention, providing highly-customized build-outs and working proactively to accommodate tenants’ growth. Hudson trades as a component of the Russell 2000® and the Russell 3000® indices.
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