Duke Realty 8-K 2005
Washington, DC 20549
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): May 31, 2005
DUKE REALTY CORPORATION
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Registrants telephone number, including area code: (317) 808-6000
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Item 1.01. Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement
On May 31, 2005, Duke Realty Limited Partnership, an Indiana limited partnership (the Borrower), Duke Realty Corporation, an Indiana corporation (the General Partner), J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc., JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. and the several banks, financial institutions and other entities from time to time parties thereto as lenders entered into a term loan agreement (the Term Loan Agreement) pursuant to which the lenders agreed to provide the Borrower with a revolving term loan (the Term Loan) in the amount of $400,000,000. The Term Loan shall bear interest at a rate equal to LIBOR plus a margin of 0.30%. The Term Loan matures on October 31, 2005; however, the Borrower may request a one-month extension if certain conditions are met. All obligations of the Borrower under the Term Loan Agreement are guaranteed by the General Partner and Duke Realty Ohio, an Indiana partnership whose interests are owned by the Borrower and General Partner. The Borrower intends to use the proceeds of the Term Loan for general business purposes, including working capital needs and interim financing for property acquisitions by the Borrower and its subsidiaries. The description herein of the Term Loan is qualified in its entirety, and the terms therein are incorporated herein, by reference to the Term Loan Agreement filed as Exhibit 99.1 hereto.
Item 2.03. Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of Registrant
The information set forth in Item 1.01 is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01. Financial Statements and Exhibits
99.1 Term Loan Agreement, dated May 31, 2005, by and between Duke Realty Limited Partnership, Duke Realty Corporation, J.P. Morgan Securities, Inc., JP Morgan Chase Bank, N.A. and the several banks, financial institutions and other entities from time to time parties thereto as lenders.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Dated: June 6, 2005