Wednesday, December 31, 2008

Post Properties Sells Post Lenox Park® in Atlanta for $22.7 Million

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Post Properties, Inc. (NYSE: PPS) announced today the sale of its Post Lenox Park® apartment community located in Atlanta, GA for a gross sales price of approximately $22.7 million, net of escrow reserves to the buyer. Post Lenox Park® is a garden-style apartment community located in the Buckhead area of Atlanta and consists of 206 units with an average unit size of approximately 964 square feet. The community was completed in 1995. The buyer was an entity formed by Greensboro, NC based Steven D. Bell & Company. Post expects to report a gain of approximately $12 million relating to this sale.

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