BOSTON, June 18, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- STAG Industrial, Inc. (NYSE:STAG) announces the acquisition of a portfolio of six single tenant industrial buildings for $30.6 million. The buildings are located in Connecticut, Florida, North Carolina, New York, South Carolina, and Texas and total approximately 772,000 square feet.
The buildings, which consist of three warehouse and distribution and three light manufacturing facilities, are 100% leased to three different tenants with an average remaining lease term of 12 years. This acquisition is the first transaction resulting from STAG's recent agreement with Columbus Nova Real Estate Acquisition Group, Inc., to source sale leaseback transactions for STAG.
This acquisition brings STAG's total 2012 acquisition volume to approximately $113 million.About STAG Industrial, Inc. STAG Industrial, Inc. is a fully integrated, full service real estate company focused on the acquisition, ownership and management of single-tenant industrial properties throughout the United States. STAG's portfolio consists of 121 properties in 29 states with approximately 20.4 million rentable square feet. For additional information, please visit the Company's website at www.stagindustrial.com. Forward-Looking Statements This press release, together with other statements and information publicly disseminated by STAG Industrial, Inc. (the "Company"), contains certain forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. The Company intends such forward-looking statements to be covered by the safe harbor provisions for forward-looking statements contained in the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and includes this statement for purposes of complying with these safe harbor provisions. Forward-looking statements, which are based on certain assumptions and describe the Company's future plans, strategies and expectations, are generally identifiable by use of the words "believe," "will," "expect," "intend," "anticipate," "estimate," "should," "project" or similar expressions. You should not rely on forward-looking statements since they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are, in some cases, beyond the Company's control and which could materially affect actual results, performances or achievements. Factors that may cause actual results to differ materially from current expectations include, but are not limited to, the risk factors discussed in the Company's annual report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011, as updated by the Company's quarterly reports on Form 10-Q. Accordingly, there is no assurance that the Company's expectations will be realized. Except as otherwise required by the federal securities laws, the Company disclaims any obligation or undertaking to publicly release any updates or revisions to any forward-looking statement contained herein (or elsewhere) to reflect any change in the Company's expectations with regard thereto or any change in events, conditions or circumstances on which any such statement is based. SOURCE STAG Industrial, Inc.