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    Essex Property Trust Inc. (ESS)

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    Essex Property Trust Inc.
    925 East Meadow Drive
    Palo Alto, CA 94303
    United States - Map
    Phone: 650-494-3700
    Website: http://www.essexpropertytrust.com

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    Index Membership:N/A
    Sector:Financial
    Industry:REIT - Residential
    Full Time Employees:1,725

    Business Summary 

    Essex Property Trust, Inc. operates as a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust in the United States. It engages in the ownership, operation, management, acquisition, development, and redevelopment of apartment communities, as well as commercial properties. As of March 31, 2012, the company owned or had interests in 158 apartment communities; and 5 commercial buildings, as well as 5 development projects. Its communities are located in Los Angeles, Orange, Riverside, San Diego, Santa Barbara, and Ventura counties in southern California; and the San Francisco Bay area in northern California, as well as in the Seattle metropolitan area. The company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust. As a result, it would not be subject to corporate income tax on that portion of its net income that is distributed to shareholders. Essex Property Trust, Inc. was founded in 1971 and is headquartered in Palo Alto, California.

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    Corporate Governance 
    Essex Property Trust Inc.’s ISS Governance QuickScore as of Apr 1, 2015 is 5. The pillar scores are Audit: 2; Board: 9; Shareholder Rights: 6; Compensation: 2.
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    Key Executives 
     PayExercised
    Mr. George M. Marcus , 74
    Founder, Chairman, Presiding Independent Director and Chairman of Exec. Committee
    41.00KN/A
    Mr. Michael J. Schall CPA, 57
    Chief Exec. Officer, Pres, Director, Member of Exec. Committee and Member of Pricing Committee
    1.26M492.00K
    Mr. Michael T. Dance CPA, 58
    Chief Financial Officer, Chief Accounting Officer and Exec. VP
    814.00K311.00K
    Mr. John D. Eudy , 60
    Exec. VP of Devel.
    863.00K728.00K
    Mr. Craig K. Zimmerman , 64
    Exec. VP of Acquisitions
    833.00K0.00
    Amounts are as of Dec 31, 2014 and compensation values are for the last fiscal year ending on that date. Pay is salary, bonuses, etc.Exercised is the value of options exercised during the fiscal year.
    Currency in USD.
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