Washington, D.C. 20549





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Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): April 30, 2019



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901 S. MoPac Expressway

Barton Oaks Plaza One

Suite 250

Austin, TX


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(512) 942-2935

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Item 1.01 Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.


On April 30, 2019, Aeglea BioTherapeutics, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into a lease agreement (the “Lease”) with Las Cimas Owner LP (the “Landlord”), with a commencement date of April 30, 2019. The Lease premises include approximately 30,000 square feet, located at 805 Las Cimas Parkway, Austin, Texas 78746 (the “Premises”). The Company expects to use the Premises as its new corporate headquarters and for laboratory space. The Lease will expire on April 30, 2028, with a Company option to extend the term of the Lease by an additional five-year term. The aggregate estimated rent payments due over the initial term of the Lease is approximately $10.7 million.

The Company will post a customary letter of credit in the amount of $1.5 million as security, which is subject to an automatic reduction per the terms of the Lease. The Landlord also provided the Company with a construction allowance of approximately $1.0 million.  


The foregoing description of the Lease is qualified in its entirety by reference to the Lease, a copy of which will be filed as an exhibit to the Company’s Quarterly Report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2019.


Item 2.03 Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of Registrant.


The information set forth above in Item 1.01 of this Current Report on Form 8-K regarding the Lease is incorporated into this Item 2.03 by reference.



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.














Date: May 3, 2019






/s/ Charles N. York II







Charles N. York II







Chief Financial Officer