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									Boston Properties, Inc.: SWOT Analysis
& Company Profile
Reference Code: WMCN0191CP
Published Date: APR 2010



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 Boston Properties, Inc.: SWOT Analysis & Company Profile                                      Published April 2010
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1     Company Overview ............................................................................................................4
2     Business Description.........................................................................................................5
2.1     Key Employees ............................................................................................................................................... 6
2.2     Key Employee Biographies ............................................................................................................................. 7
2.3     Locations & Subsidiaries ................................................................................................................................ 8
3     SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................................9
3.1     Overview ......................................................................................................................................................... 9
3.2     Strengths ......................................................................................................................................................... 9
3.3     Weaknesses ................................................................................................................................................. 10
3.4     Opportunities................................................................................................................................................. 11
3.5     Threats ......................................................................................................................................................... 12
4     Financial Deals ................................................................................................................. 13
4.1     5-Year Deal Analysis .................................................................................................................................... 13
5     News and Events .............................................................................................................. 19
5.1     News         ......................................................................................................................................................... 19
5.2     Company History .......................................................................................................................................... 29
6     APPENDIX ......................................................................................................................... 30
6.1     Research Methodology ................................................................................................................................. 30
6.2     Additional Notes ............................................................................................................................................ 30
6.3     About World Market Intelligence ................................................................................................................... 31




 Boston Properties, Inc.: SWOT Analysis & Company Profile                                                                                                 Published April 2010
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List of Tables
Table 1:Boston Properties, Inc. Key Facts................................................................................................................. 4
Table 2:Boston Properties, Inc. Key Employees ....................................................................................................... 6
Table 3:Boston Properties, Inc. Key Employee Biographies ..................................................................................... 7
Table 4:Boston Properties, Inc. Locations ................................................................................................................. 8
Table 5: Boston Properties, Inc. SWOT Analysis ...................................................................................................... 9
Table 6: Financial Deals........................................................................................................................................... 13
Table 7: Boston Properties, Inc. History .................................................................................................................. 29




 Boston Properties, Inc.: SWOT Analysis & Company Profile                                                                                        Published April 2010
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1 Company Overview
Table 1:Boston Properties, Inc. Key Facts

 Corporate Address                   800 Boylston Street at The           Ticker Symbol,       BXP [New York Stock
                                     Prudential Center, Boston,           Exchange             Exchange]
                                     MA, 02199-8103, United
                                     States
 Telephone                           +1 617 2363300                       No. of Employees     700
 Fax                                 +1 617 5363128                       Fiscal Year End      December
 URL                                 www.bostonproperties.com             Revenue (in USD      1,488.40
                                                                          Million)
 Industry                            Construction & Real Estate
 Locations                           United States
Source: Annual Report, Company Website, Primary and Secondary Research /                         © World Market Intelligence




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2 Business Description

Boston Properties, Inc. (Boston Properties) consists of Class A office properties, one hotel and retail properties.
The company has been developing premium Central Business District (CBD) office buildings, suburban office
centers and build-to-suit projects for the US government. The company offers real estate services with substantial
in-house expertise and resources in acquisitions, development, financing, capital markets, construction
management, property management, marketing, leasing, accounting, tax and legal services.

Boston Properties had 147 properties at the end of the year 2008 of which 143 are office properties, three retail
properties and one hotel with a total lettable area of approximately 49.8 million sq ft and structured parking for
vehicles containing approximately 11.2 million sq ft. Out of the 143 office properties, 123 are class A office
properties and 20 office cum technical properties. The company apart from these properties also owns 509.3 acres
of land for future development.

The company has a minority interest in the Boston Properties Office Value-Added Fund, L.P. This strategic
relationship allows the company to acquire assets within the present markets that suffer from select weaknesses
related with properties. Boston Properties purchases these assets, and develops value by refurbishing and
repositioning them. Currently, the Value-Added Fund has investments in office complexes in San Carlos, California,
and an office property in Chelmsford, Massachusetts.

Boston Properties’ main focus has been on acquiring various sites, and developing into landmark properties. In
2008, the c
								
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