Profile: Essex Property Trust Inc (ESS)
1 May 2015
Essex Property Trust, Inc. (Essex), incorporated on March 11, 1994, operates as a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company is engaged primarily in the ownership, operation, management, acquisition, development and redevelopment of apartment communities. As of December 31, 2013, the Company owned or held an interest in 164 communities, aggregating 34,079 units, located along the West Coast, as well as four commercial buildings (totaling approximately 315,900 square feet), and eleven active development projects with 2,501 units in various stages of development (collectively, the Portfolio).
The Company owns all of its interest in its real estate investments directly or indirectly through Essex Portfolio, L.P. The Company is the general partner of the Operating Partnership. As of December 31, 2013, the Company’s communities include 113 garden-style, 46 mid-rise, and 5 high-rise communities. The communities have an average of approximately 208 units, with a mix of studio, one, two and some three-bedroom units. The Company owns an office building with approximately 110,000 square feet located in Irvine, California.
Essex Property Trust Inc
925 E Meadow Dr
PALO ALTO CA 94303-4233