Hudson Pacific Properties Announces Pricing of Public Offering of $400 Million Aggregate Principal Amount of Senior Notes Due 2027

LOS ANGELES--(BUSINESS WIRE)-- Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc. (“Hudson Pacific” or the “Company”) (NYSE: HPP) announced today that its operating partnership, Hudson Pacific Properties, L.P. (the “Operating Partnership”) has priced an underwritten public offering of $400 million aggregate principal amount of 3.950% senior notes due 2027. The notes will be senior unsecured obligations of the Operating Partnership and will be fully and unconditionally guaranteed by the Company. The notes were issued at 99.815% of par value, with a coupon of 3.950% and will mature on November 1, 2027.

The offering is expected to close on October 2, 2017, subject to customary closing conditions.

The Operating Partnership intends to use a portion of the net proceeds from the offering of the notes to repay $150.0 million of its 5-year term loan due April 2020 and to use the balance to repay outstanding borrowings under its revolving credit facility or for general corporate purposes.

The offering of the notes will be made under an effective shelf registration statement filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission (“SEC”) and only by means of a prospectus and prospectus supplement. The preliminary prospectus supplement and accompanying prospectus relating to the offering have been filed with the SEC and are available by visiting the EDGAR database on the SEC’s website at www.sec.gov.

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated, Barclays Capital Inc., Goldman Sachs & Co. LLC and Morgan Stanley & Co. LLC are acting as joint bookrunning managers for the offering. Fifth Third Securities, Inc., KeyBanc Capital Markets Inc., RBC Capital Markets, LLC, U.S. Bancorp Investments, Inc., BB&T Capital Markets, a division of BB&T Securities, LLC, Deutsche Bank Securities Inc., MUFG Securities Americas Inc. and Samuel A. Ramirez & Company, Inc. are acting as co-managers for the offering. A copy of the preliminary prospectus supplement, final prospectus supplement (when available) and the accompanying prospectus relating to the offering of the notes may be obtained by contacting:

Wells Fargo Securities, LLC
608 2nd Avenue South, Suite 1000
Minneapolis, MN 55402
Attn: WFS Customer Service
Toll-free: 1-800-645-3751
Email: wfscustomerservice@wellsfargo.com

Merrill Lynch, Pierce, Fenner & Smith Incorporated
200 North College Street, 3rd Floor
Charlotte, NC 28255-0001
Attention: Prospectus Department
Toll-free: 1-800-294-1322
Email: dg.prospectus_requests@baml.com

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or the solicitation of an offer to buy the notes or any other securities, nor shall there be any offer, solicitation or sale of the notes or any other securities in any jurisdiction in which such offer, solicitation or sale would be unlawful.

About Hudson Pacific Properties

Hudson Pacific Properties is a vertically integrated real estate company focused on acquiring, repositioning, developing and operating high quality office and state-of-the-art media and entertainment properties in select West Coast markets. Hudson Pacific invests across the risk-return spectrum, favoring opportunities where it can employ leasing, capital investment and management expertise to create additional value. Founded in 2006 as Hudson Capital, the company went public in 2010, electing to be taxed as a real estate investment trust. Through the years, Hudson Pacific has strategically assembled a portfolio totaling over 18 million square feet, including land for development, in high growth, high-barrier-to-entry submarkets throughout Northern and Southern California and the Pacific Northwest. The company is a leading provider of design-forward, next-generation workspaces for a variety of tenants, with a focus on Fortune 500 and leading growth companies, many in the technology, media and entertainment sectors. As a long-term owner, Hudson Pacific prioritizes tenant satisfaction and retention, providing highly customized build-outs and working proactively to accommodate tenants’ growth. Hudson Pacific trades as a component of the Russell 2000® and the Russell 3000® indices.

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Investor/Media Contacts:
Hudson Pacific Properties
Laura Campbell
Vice President, Head of Investor Relations
Blue Marlin Partners
Greg Berardi

Source: Hudson Pacific Properties, Inc.