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Gramercy Property Trust Closes Previously Announced Sale of Gramercy Europe Assets to a Consortium of Clients Managed by AXA Investment Managers – Real Assets

Company Release - 7/18/2017 6:30 AM ET

NEW YORK--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Gramercy Property Trust (NYSE:GPT) announced that Gramercy Property Europe plc (the “Fund”) has completed the previously announced sale of 100% of the Fund’s assets. The transaction resulted in net distributions to the Company of €90.8 million ($103.8 million), inclusive of a promoted interest distribution of approximately €7.9 million ($9.0 million). Gains on asset sales and recognition of the promoted interest associated with the sale will be recognized in the Company’s third quarter 2017 financial statements.

Under the terms of the sale, Gramercy Europe (Jersey) Limited, the Company’s Jersey-based investment and asset management subsidiary, will continue to manage the assets for the buyer on a fixed-fee basis until July 2018.

Additionally, on July 13, 2017, the Company disposed of one of its two remaining properties in the Goodman U.K. Joint Venture. The South Normanton, U.K. property was sold for £15.2 million, or an approximately 6.0% disposition capitalization rate. The remaining 187,000 square foot property in the Goodman U.K. Joint Venture is located in the Brackmills Industrial Estate in Northampton, U.K. and is currently being marketed for lease. Once leased, the Company anticipates marketing the property for sale.

Company Profile

Gramercy Property Trust is a leading global investor and asset manager of commercial real estate. The Company specializes in acquiring and managing high quality, income producing commercial real estate leased to high quality tenants in major markets in the United States and Europe.

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Gramercy Property Trust
Ashley M. Mancuso, 212-297-1000
Investor Relations

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