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Last $10.79 USD
Change Today -0.02 / -0.19%
Volume 252.8K
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First Potomac Realty Trust, a real estate investment trust (REIT), engages in the ownership, development, redevelopment, and operation of industrial properties and business parks in the Washington, D.C. metropolitan area, and other markets in Maryland and Virginia. As of March 31, 2008, it owned approximately 11.4 million square feet. The company qualifies as a REIT under the Internal Revenue Code. As a REIT, it would not be subject to federal tax to the extent that it distributes at least 90% of its taxable income to its shareholders. First Potomac Realty Trust was founded in 1997 and is based in Bethesda, Maryland.

170 Employees
Last Reported Date: 02/20/15
Founded in 1997

first potomac realty trust (FPO) Top Compensated Officers

Co-Founder, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer...
Total Annual Compensation: $600.0K
Co-Founder, Chief Investment Officer and Exec...
Total Annual Compensation: $339.9K
Chief Financial Officer, Executive Vice Presi...
Total Annual Compensation: $370.8K
Chief Operating Officer and Executive Vice Pr...
Total Annual Compensation: $354.2K
Executive Vice President, General Counsel and...
Total Annual Compensation: $163.3K
Compensation as of Fiscal Year 2014.

first potomac realty trust (FPO) Key Developments

First Potomac Realty Trust Signs over 19,000 Square Feet of New Leases in Washington, D.C

First Potomac Realty Trust announced four new lease transactions totaling 19,073 square feet at 1401 K Street, NW and 440 First Street, NW in downtown Washington, D.C. 440 First Street, NW is now 66% leased with the addition of the following three tenants: Natural Products Association dedicated to the natural products industry, signed a lease totaling 4,947 square feet. Matt Coursen and Steve Burman of JLL represented the Natural Products Association. Institute for Science and International Security, a non-profit, non-partisan institution dedicated to informing the public about science and policy affecting international security, signed a lease totaling 1,145 square feet. Michael Boland of Boland Real Estate Services represented the Institute for Science and International Security. Dell USA, a subsidiary of Dell Inc., a global information technology company, signed a lease totaling 3,396 square feet. Mike Shipley and Rob Faktorow of CBRE represented Dell USA. 1401 K Street, NW remains 83% leased with the following tenant: Center for Democracy & Technology, a non-profit organization working to preserve the user-controlled nature of the internet and champion freedom of expression, signed a full-floor lease, with a private terrace, totaling 9,585 square feet. Ben Plaisted and Greg Scheipers of Savills Studley represented the Center for Democracy & Technology.

First Potomac Realty Trust Declares Dividend on Common and Preferred Shares, Payable on May 15, 2015

On April 28, 2015, First Potomac Realty Trust declared a dividend of $0.15 per common share, equating to an annualized dividend of $0.60 per common share. The dividend will be paid on May 15, 2015 to common shareholders of record as of May 8, 2015. The company also declared a dividend of $0.484375 per share on Series A Preferred Shares. The dividend will be paid on May 15, 2015 to preferred shareholders of record as of May 8, 2015.

First Potomac Realty Trust Reports Unaudited Consolidated Earnings Results for the First Quarter Ended March 31, 2015; Reaffirms Earnings Guidance for the Full Year 2015

First Potomac Realty Trust reported unaudited consolidated earnings results for the first quarter ended March 31, 2015. For the quarter, the company reported total revenues of $43,849,000 against $39,363,000 a year ago. Operating income was $3,833,000 against $3,619,000 a year ago. Income from continuing operations was $1,099,000 or $0.07 per basic and diluted share against income from continuing operations of $586,000 or $0.03 per basic and diluted share a year ago. Net loss attributable to the common shareholders was $2,496,000 against $4,348,000 a year ago. FFO was $15.1 million, or $0.25 per diluted share, compared with $12.3 million, or $0.20 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. Core FFO was $14.4 million, or $0.24 per diluted share, compared with $13.4 million, or $0.22 per diluted share, for the first quarter of 2014. The items excluded from Core FFO include, a $2.4 million yield maintenance payment associated with the prepayment of the America's Square mezzanine loan, personnel separation costs as a result of moving to a more vertically integrated management structure, and a loss on debt extinguishment and accelerated deferred rent abatements and straight-line rent amortization associated with the sale of Richmond portfolio. Same-Property net operating income increased 3.0% and 3.9% on an accrual and cash basis, respectively, compared with the same period in 2014. The company reaffirmed Core FFO guidance for the full year 2015. For the period, the company reaffirmed its full-year 2015 Core FFO per share guidance of $0.92 to $0.98 per diluted share. Portfolio NOI expected to be in the range of $105,500 to $108,500. Interest expense expected to be in the range of $27,000 to $29,000. Net loss attributable to common shareholders per diluted share expected to be in the range of $0.11 to $0.07.


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