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07/14/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Second Quarter Leasing and Capital Markets Activities
ATLANTA - July 14, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it executed just over 760,000 square feet of total leasing in the second quarter of 2014.  Additionally, Piedmont completed five capital markets transactions during the quarter - including the purchase of one Class-A property in Boston, Massachusetts as well as the sale of four non-core assets nationally. LEASING - Significant leasing highlights of transactions greater than 20,000 square feet for the quarte... 
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07/01/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Acquires Class-A Property and Expands its Presence in Boston Market
ATLANTA and BOSTON - July 1, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it has completed the purchase of 5 Wall Street, a Class-A property located in Burlington, Massachusetts.  The 6-story, 181,680 square foot office building was constructed in 2008 and is 100% leased to three tenants.  This transaction complements Piedmont's 2013 purchase of another Class-A project located in Burlington - 5 & 15 Wayside Road.  These recent acquisitions, together with the Company's exi... 
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06/30/14Piedmont's U.S. Bancorp Center Wins the Prestigious TOBY International Award
ATLANTA and MINNEAPOLIS - June 30, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that its U.S. Bancorp Center property in downtown Minneapolis has been awarded the International winner of the prestigious TOBY (The Outstanding Building of the Year) Award in the 500,000 - 1 million square feet category.  The Building Owners and Managers Association (BOMA) bestowed the prestigious award upon the 929,000 square foot trophy tower at the BOMA International Conference in Orlando on Ju... 
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06/23/14PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST TO REPORT SECOND QUARTER 2014 FINANCIAL RESULTS
Atlanta, GA -June 23, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM), an owner of Class A commercial office properties located primarily in nine U.S. office markets, today announced that the Company will release its second quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, July 30, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.  An audio webcast and a conference call are scheduled for Thursday, July 31, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern daylight time.  During the audio webcast and confere... 
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05/30/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Disposes of Four Assets, Exits Kansas City Market
ATLANTA  - May 30, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it has continued its strategic objective of concentrating its portfolio in fewer markets by disposing of four assets, totaling approximately 450,000 square feet during the past 30 days.   With the completion of the dispositions, approximately 90% of the Company's revenues are now derived from its nine target markets with approximately two-thirds coming from central business district or urban infill properties... 
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05/01/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Extends 220,000 Square Foot Lease with National Park Service at 1201 Eye Street NW in Washington DC
ATLANTA and WASHINGTON DC - May 1, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it has completed a lease extension with the National Park Service (NPS) for approximately 220,000 square feet of space that it currently occupies at 1201 Eye Street NW in Washington, D.C. The extended lease runs through July 2017.  Eugene Kenney Senior Director, at Cushman & Wakefield (C&W), Peter Marcin and Matt Lynch, formerly of C&W, and Ken Mulrane of Piedmont handled the lease negotiati... 
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04/30/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Reports First Quarter 2014 Results
ATLANTA, April 30, 2014 --Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. ("Piedmont" or the "Company") (NYSE:PDM), an owner of primarily Class A office properties located predominantly in ten of the largest U.S. office markets, today announced its results for the quarter ended March 31, 2014. Highlights for the Three Months Ended March 31, 2014: Achieved Core Funds From Operations ("CFFO") of $0.36 per diluted share for the quarter ended March 31, 2014; Completed 415,000 s... 
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04/14/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces 2014 First Quarter Leasing and Capital Markets Activity
ATLANTA - April 14, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it secured approximately 415,000 square feet of total leasing and completed the sale of two non-core assets in the first quarter of 2014. Significant leasing highlights of transactions greater than 20,000 square feet for the quarter included: Atlanta, GA - Preferred Apartment Advisors completed a 62,145 square foot, 11-year new lease through 2025 at The Medici, located at 3284 Northside Parkway, NW in Atlan... 
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04/04/14PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST TO REPORT FIRST QUARTER 2014 FINANCIAL RESULTS
Atlanta, GA -April 4, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM), an owner of Class A commercial office properties located primarily in the ten largest U.S. office markets, today announced that the Company will release its first quarter 2014 financial results on Wednesday, April 30, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.  An audio webcast and a conference call are scheduled for Thursday, May 1, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern daylight time.  During the audio webcast an... 
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04/03/14PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST BREAKS GROUND ON 300,000 SQUARE-FOOT, 11-STORY ENCLAVE PLACE IN HOUSTON'S ENERGY CORRIDOR
ATLANTA and HOUSTON - April 3, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) broke ground today on Enclave Place, a 300,000-square-foot, 11-story Class A office building at 1414 Enclave in the Enclave business park, south of Interstate 10 and between North Eldridge Parkway and Briar Forest Drive.  Construction is targeted for completion by mid-2015.         "We are excited to be breaking ground on the first speculative building in Piedmont's 16-year history," said Donald A. Miller, ... 
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03/06/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Closing of Senior Notes Offering
ATLANTA -March 6, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (the "Company" or "Piedmont") (NYSE: PDM) announced today the completion of the previously-announced offering by its operating partnership, Piedmont Operating Partnership, LP (the "Operating Partnership"), of $400 million of 4.450% senior notes due 2024 (the "Notes").  The Notes are fully and unconditionally guaranteed on a senior unsecured basis by the Company.   Piedmont intends to use the proce... 
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02/25/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Pricing of Senior Notes Offering
ATLANTA - February 25, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. (the "Company" or "Piedmont") (NYSE:PDM) announced today that its operating partnership, Piedmont Operating Partnership, LP (the "Operating Partnership") has priced an offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 4.450% senior unsecured notes due 2024 at 99.791% of the principal amount. The offering is expected to close on March 6, 2014, subject to customary closing conditions. Piedmont inten... 
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02/06/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Reports Fourth Quarter and Annual 2013 Results and 2014 Guidance
ATLANTA, February 6, 2013 --Piedmont Office Realty Trust, Inc. ("Piedmont" or the "Company") (NYSE:PDM), an owner of primarily Class A properties located predominantly in the ten largest U.S. office markets, today announced its results for the quarter and year ended December 31, 2013. Highlights for the Three Months and Year Ended December 31, 2013: Achieved Core Funds From Operations ("CFFO") of $0.37 per diluted share and $1.46 per diluted share for the quarter ... 
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02/03/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Opening of Southwest Regional Office
ATLANTA - February 3, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today its opening of a Southwest Regional office in Dallas, Texas, and that Joseph H. Pangburn will lead the office as the Executive Vice President-Southwest Region for Piedmont.  Damian J. Miller, CFA, will also join the Dallas team as the region's Senior Vice President.  The Southwest Region is the second regional office opened by Piedmont (after Washington, D.C.) to bring more local market expertise to Piedmont's ... 
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01/15/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Secures 3.5 Million SF of National Leasing in 2013 -- Announces Fourth Quarter Leasing and Capital Markets Activity
ATLANTA - January 15, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it completed approximately 3.5 million square feet of total leasing transactions in 2013, and reported that approximately 732,000 square feet was executed in the fourth quarter. Significant leasing highlights of transactions greater than 20,000 square feet for the quarter included: Los Angeles, CA  -  Nestlé USA extended its 401,000 square foot lease through 2021 at 800 North Brand Boulevard in Glendale, ... 
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01/14/14PIEDMONT OFFICE REALTY TRUST TO REPORT FOURTH QUARTER AND ANNUAL 2013 FINANCIAL RESULTS
Atlanta, GA -January 14, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM), an owner of Class A commercial office properties located primarily in the ten largest U.S. office markets, today announced that the Company will release its fourth quarter and annual 2013 financial results on Thursday, February 6, 2014, after the close of trading on the New York Stock Exchange.  An audio webcast and a conference call are scheduled for Friday, February 7, 2014, at 10:00 a.m. Eastern standard time.  During t... 
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01/03/14Piedmont Office Realty Trust Announces Purchase of Class-A Office Property in Dallas Market -- Announces Sale of Phoenix Asset
ATLANTA - January 3, 2014 - Piedmont Office Realty Trust (NYSE: PDM) announced today that it completed two transactions at year end.  First, it purchased 161 Corporate Center, a Class-A office building in Irving, TX on December 30, 2013.  On the same day, Piedmont closed on the sale of 8700 South Price Road in Tempe, AZ.  The acquisition of the high quality Texas asset closely follows Piedmont's recent purchases of two other properties in the Dallas market, including 6565 MacArthur Boulevard, ... 
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