About.Timeline.

2022

August

GRT Announces Sale of 41-Property Office Portfolio

August

GRT Announces Strategic Monetization Process

2021

July

GCEAR rebrands as Griffin Realty Trust (“GRT”)

March

GCEAR closes $1.3bn, stock-for-stock merger with CCIT II

2020

November

GCEAR announces merger with CCIT II

2019

April

EA-1 and EA-2 combine in a stock-for-stock merger to become “GCEAR”

2018

December

EA-1 internalizes management

2017

February

EA-2 closes initial primary offering with $724mm in gross equity raised; commences follow-on offering

2015

June

EA-1 closes ~$600mm stock-for-stock merger with Signature Office REIT

2014

September

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT II (“EA-2”) commences operations

April

EA-1 reaches maximum primary offering amount with $1.3 billion in gross equity raised

2013

November

EA-1 expands national footprint with ~$520mm acquisition of 18 office properties from Columbia Property Trust

2009

May

Griffin Capital Essential Asset REIT (“EA-1”) commences operations