2017 Press Releases

December 04, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Completes Acquisition of LPL Corporate Campus

Griffin Capital Company, LLC (“Griffin Capital”) announced today on behalf of Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. (the “REIT”), the acquisition of the LPL Financial Carolinas Corporate Campus (the “Property”) at a purchase price of $130 million. This two building property is leased in its entirety to LPL Holdings, Inc. (the “Tenant”) with approximately 19 years of remaining lease term and 1.75% annual base rental rate increases.

November 21, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Announces Sale of DreamWorks Animation’s Headquarters and Studio Campus

Griffin Capital Company, LLC (“Griffin Capital”) announced today, on behalf of Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. (the “REIT”), the sale of DreamWorks Animation’s Headquarters and Studio Campus, a five-building, 460,000 square foot property (the “Property”) located in Glendale, California, for $290 million.

November 16, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Reports Third Quarter 2017 Results

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. announced its operating results for the third quarter of 2017.

October 09, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Enters into Loan Agreement with Bank of America, N.A., UBS AG and KeyBank National Association

Griffin Capital Company, LLC (“Griffin Capital”) announced today the operating partnership of Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. (the “GCEAR”) entered into a loan agreement with Bank of America, N.A., UBS AG and KeyBank National Association for an aggregate loan amount of $375,000,000 (the “Loan”).

August 22, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Reports Second Quarter 2017 Results

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. announced its operating results for the second quarter 2017.

May 22, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Reports First Quarter 2017 Results

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. announced its operating results for the first quarter of 2017.

March 27, 2017

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT Reports 2016 Results

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT, Inc. announced its operating results for the year ended December 31, 2016.