BB&T Capital Markets Serves as a Co-Manager on National Retail Properties, Inc.’s Senior Note Offering
BB&T Capital Markets’ Real Estate Group completed a transaction for a real estate investment trust in the fourth quarter of 2016, helping to raise $350,000,000 for our client.
The Company intends to use the net proceeds from this offering to repay all of the outstanding indebtedness under its credit facility and to fund future property acquisitions and for general corporate purposes.
About the Companies
National Retail Properties, Inc. (“NNN” or “The Company”) invests primarily in high-quality retail properties subject generally to long-term, net leases. As of September 30, 2016, the Company owned 2,485 properties in 48 states with a gross leasable area of approximately 26.6 million square feet and with a weighted average remaining lease term of 11.5 years.
Our Real Estate Group is led by an experienced banking team focused on serving the broad needs of the Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT), commercial real estate and hospitality sectors. Through our extensive industry connections and in-house retail and institutional distribution capabilities, our clients gain access to the broadest markets—as well as the balance sheet strength and resources of one of the nation's strongest financial institutions.
Our corporate and investment bankers are experts in all aspects of the commercial real estate sector and provide a comprehensive suite of capital markets solutions ranging from corporate lending, equity and debt underwriting and merger and acquisition advisory. This unique teaming enables us to serve clients with financing options that are optimized for their specific needs, and each stage of their development.
About BB&T Capital Markets
BB&T Capital Markets offers an integrated platform of equity and debt underwriting, M&A advisory, corporate banking, and sales and trading. Headquartered in Richmond, VA, with offices throughout the US, we have specific expertise within 10 distinct industry verticals including Automotive Aftermarket; Commercial & Industrial; Education; Energy; Financial Services; Food & Agribusiness; Healthcare; Logistics & Transportation Services; Real Estate; and Retail & Consumer. Our commitment to industry expertise, combined with our resources as one of the nation's strongest financial institutions, strategically positions BB&T Capital Markets to build lasting relationships and contribute measurably to the long-term success of our clients.