WAKEFIELD, Mass.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Franklin Street Properties Corp. (“FSP”, “our” or “we”) (NYSE American: FSP), a real estate investment trust (REIT), announced today that it entered into a new lease for space at its 801 Marquette Avenue redevelopment property and its 121 South Eighth Street property in Minneapolis, Minnesota. Deluxe Corporation will lease approximately 71,000 square feet at 801 Marquette Avenue and approximately 23,000 square feet at 121 South Eighth Street, for a combined total of approximately 94,000 square feet. 801 Marquette Avenue and 121 South Eighth Street are now each stabilized at approximately 92% leased. The lease has an initial term of approximately 16 years.
George J. Carter, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer of FSP, commented as follows:
“We welcome Deluxe Corporation to 801 Marquette Avenue and 121 South Eighth Street and look forward to building a long-lasting relationship.”
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About Franklin Street Properties Corp.
Franklin Street Properties Corp., based in Wakefield, Massachusetts, is focused on infill and central business district (CBD) office properties in the U.S. Sunbelt and Mountain West, as well as select opportunistic markets. FSP seeks value-oriented investments with an eye towards long-term growth and appreciation, as well as current income. FSP is a Maryland corporation that operates in a manner intended to qualify as a real estate investment trust (REIT) for federal income tax purposes. To learn more about FSP please visit our website at www.fspreit.com.
Statements made in this press release that state FSP’s or management’s intentions, beliefs, expectations, or predictions for the future may be forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995. This press release may also contain forward-looking statements based on current judgments and current knowledge of management, which are subject to certain risks, trends and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated in such forward-looking statements. Accordingly, readers are cautioned not to place undue reliance on forward-looking statements. Investors are cautioned that our forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainty. See the “Risk Factors” set forth in Part I, Item 1A of our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2019, as the same may be updated from time to time in subsequent filings with the United States Securities and Exchange Commission. Although we believe the expectations reflected in the forward-looking statements are reasonable, we cannot guarantee future results, levels of activity, performance or achievements.