LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE: KRC) today announced that its operating partnership, Kilroy Realty, L.P., amended and restated its unsecured revolving credit facility and term loan facility (together, the “Facility”). The amendment and restatement increased the size of the revolver from $600 million to $750 million, maintained the size of the term loan of $150 million, reduced the borrowing costs and extended the maturity date of the Facility to July 2022. The revolver now bears interest at LIBOR plus 1.00% and includes a 20 basis point facility fee. The term loan features two, six-month delay draw options, now bears interest at LIBOR plus 1.10% and includes a 20 basis point facility fee on undrawn commitments. The interest rates and facility fees vary depending upon Kilroy Realty, L.P.’s credit ratings. Additionally, Kilroy Realty, L.P. may elect to borrow, subject to additional lender commitments and the satisfaction of certain conditions, up to an additional $600 million under the Facility for a maximum borrowing capacity of $1.5 billion. The Facility was undrawn at closing, including the $150 million term loan, which was repaid in full at closing with available cash.
Kilroy Realty, L.P. expects to use the Facility for general corporate purposes, including funding its development and redevelopment programs, opportunistic acquisitions and repaying long-term debt. In addition, concurrently with the closing of the Facility, Kilroy Realty, L.P. repaid in full its $39 million unsecured term loan with available cash.
The Facility was syndicated to a group of 15 U.S. and international banks led by J.P. Morgan Chase Bank, N.A., Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, which acted as joint lead arrangers and joint bookrunners. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A. is the administrative agent for the Facility, and Bank of America, N.A. was the syndication agent. PNC Capital Markets, LLC and U.S. Bank National Association acted as joint lead arrangers. Wells Fargo Bank, N.A., PNC Bank, National Association, U.S. Bank National Association, Bank of the West, Barclays Bank PLC, Compass Bank, MUFG Union Bank, N.A., Royal Bank of Canada and Sumitomo Mitsui Banking Corporation acted as co-documentation agents. Other participants in the Facility include Citibank, N.A., Comerica Bank, KeyBank National Association and The Bank of Nova Scotia.
About Kilroy Realty Corporation. With approximately 70 years’ experience owning, developing, acquiring and managing real estate assets in West Coast real estate markets, Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC), a publicly traded real estate investment trust and member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index, is one of the region’s premier landlords. The company provides physical work environments that foster creativity and productivity and serves a broad roster of dynamic, innovation-driven tenants, including technology, entertainment, digital media and health care companies.
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