SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported): November 8, 2010
BOSTON PROPERTIES, INC.
(Exact Name of Registrant As Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction
800 Boylston Street, Suite 1900, Boston, Massachusetts 02199
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)
(Registrants telephone number, including area code)
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|Item 8.01.||Other Events.|
On November 8, 2010, Boston Properties, Inc. announced that its operating partnership, Boston Properties Limited Partnership, agreed to sell $850.0 million of 4.125% senior unsecured notes due 2021 in an underwritten public offering through Citigroup Global Markets Inc., Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., J.P. Morgan Securities LLC, Morgan Stanley & Co. Incorporated, US Bancorp Investments, Inc. and Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, as joint book-running managers. The notes were priced at 99.26% of the principal amount to yield 4.213% to maturity. The notes will mature on May 15, 2021, unless earlier redeemed. The offering is expected to close on November 18, 2010.
A copy of the press release announcing the pricing of the public offering is filed herewith as Exhibit 99.1 and incorporated herein by reference.
|Item 9.01||Financial Statements and Exhibits|
|99.1||Press release announcing Boston Properties Limited Partnerships pricing of a public offering of senior notes due in 2021, dated November 8, 2010.|
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.
|BOSTON PROPERTIES, INC.|
|Date: November 9, 2010||By:|| |
/s/ Michael E. LaBelle
|Michael E. LaBelle|
|Senior Vice President, Chief Financial Officer|