30 April 2019
March 2019 quarter portfolio update
Dexus today announced its property portfolio operational update for the quarter ended 31 March 2019.
Darren Steinberg, Dexus Chief Executive Officer said: 'This quarter, we have achieved milestones across leasing, development, funds management, transactions and capital management.
'We also announced the sale out of a non-core market and increased investment into a core market with the acquisition of the MLC Centre in Sydney, consistent with our commitment to drive investment performance for Dexus investors and our capital partners.'
Leased 41,874 square metres1 of office space and 19,225 square metres of office development space across 93 transactions with office portfolio occupancy increasing to 97.5%
Leased 46,193 square metres1 of industrial space across 19 transactions, with industrial portfolio occupancy increasing to 96.9%
Announced the acquisition of the remaining 50% interest in the MLC Centre, Sydney jointly with Dexus Wholesale Property Fund (DWPF), which subsequently settled on 1 April 2019
Conditionally exchanged contracts to sell Dexus's 100% interest in 11 Talavera Road, Macquarie Park for $231.2 million2 and in April 2019, exchanged contracts to sell Finlay Crisp Centre5, Canberra for $62 million2
Post quarter end, Healthcare Wholesale Property Fund (HWPF) received a major equity commitment of $100 million which is subject to FIRB approval
Dexus was again recognised by Workplace Gender Equality Agency as an Employer of Choice for Gender Equality
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