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Kilroy Realty and Community Groups Reach Compromise on One Paseo Mixed-Use Development Project

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Kilroy Realty Corporation (NYSE:KRC) and three community groups announced that they have reached a compromise that allows a scaled-down version of the One Paseo mixed-used development project to move forward. The new project will deliver amenities to the north San Diego neighborhood while reducing the traffic and visual impacts that caused concern within the community.

Under the terms of the agreement, KRC will reduce the scope of the office and retail components of the project, while providing needed housing. The reductions in the project will decrease the number of average daily automobile trips by roughly half while retaining the mixed-use character of the project.

“Our company has worked to deliver a project that meets many of the goals of the community, including more shops, restaurants, homes and public open space,” said John Kilroy, chairman, president and CEO of Kilroy Realty. “The new One Paseo plan allows us to provide additional amenities to Carmel Valley without the delay of a protracted legal battle or referendum.”

The settlement precludes additional litigation by all parties to the agreement, allowing permit processing on the revised One Paseo to move forward. KRC supported a rescission of the City Council’s approval of the prior version of One Paseo and the three community groups have pledged not to oppose a future version of One Paseo that adheres to specific parameters outlined in the settlement document.

About Kilroy Realty Corporation. With more than 65 years’ experience owning, developing, acquiring and managing real estate assets in West Coast real estate markets, Kilroy Realty Corporation (KRC), a publicly traded real estate investment trust and member of the S&P MidCap 400 Index, is one of the region’s premier landlords. The company provides physical work environments that foster creativity and productivity and serves a broad roster of dynamic, innovation-driven tenants, including technology, entertainment, digital media and health care companies.

At March 31, 2015, the company’s stabilized portfolio totaled 13.0 million square feet of office properties, all located in the coastal regions of greater Seattle, the San Francisco Bay Area, Los Angeles, Orange County and San Diego. The company is recognized by the Global Real Estate Sustainability Benchmark (GRESB) as the North American leader in sustainability and was ranked first among 151 North American participants across all asset types. At the end of the first quarter, the company’s properties were 42% LEED certified and 60% of eligible properties were ENERGY STAR certified. In addition, KRC had approximately 1.7 million square feet of new office and mixed-use development under construction with a total estimated investment of approximately $1.1 billion. More information is available at http://www.kilroyrealty.com.

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