Camden Property Trust (CPT) today announced it has closed the offering of $600 million senior unsecured notes due 2029. These ten-year Notes were issued at 99.751% of par value with a coupon of 3.150%. In anticipation of the offering of the Notes, the Company initiated forward interest rate swap agreements with an aggregate notional amount of $300 million. After giving effect to the settlement of the swap agreements which will be recognized over the first seven years of the Notes and deducting the underwriting discounts and other estimated expenses of the offering, the effective interest rate on the Notes is approximately 3.84% through June 2026, and approximately 3.28% thereafter, for an all-in average effective rate of approximately 3.67%.
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Camden Property Trust, an S&P 400 Company, is a real estate company primarily engaged in the ownership, management, development, redevelopment, acquisition, and construction of multifamily apartment communities. Camden owns interests in and operates 165 properties containing 56,271 apartment homes across the United States. Upon completion of 5 properties currently under development, the Company’s portfolio will increase to 57,843 apartment homes in 170 properties. Camden was recently named by FORTUNE Magazine for the 12th consecutive year as one of the 100 Best Companies to Work For® in America, ranking #19.
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