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Brandywine Realty Trust Announces Tax Characteristics of Its 2012 Distributions

Monday, February 11, 2013

Brandywine Realty Trust Announces Tax Characteristics of Its 2012 Distributions15:30 EST Monday, February 11, 2013RADNOR, Pa., Feb. 11, 2013 /PRNewswire/ -- Brandywine Realty Trust (NYSE: BDN) announced today the tax characteristics of its 2012 distributions.  The tax reporting will be done on Form 1099-DIV and shareholders are encouraged to consult with their personal tax advisors as to the specific tax treatment of dividends.  The characteristics of the Company's distributions are as follows:Common Shares of Beneficial Interest (CUSIP 105368203)  RECORDDATE  PAYABLEDATE(Boxes 1a + 2a +3)GROSSDISTRIBUTIONPER SHARE(Box 1a)TAXABLEORDINARYDIVIDEND(Box 2a)TOTALCAPITAL GAINDISTRIBUTION(Box 3)NONDIVIDENDDISTRIBUTION(Return Of Capital)1/5/20121/19/2012$0.150000$0.096522$0$0.0534784/5/20124/19/2012$0.150000$0.096522$0$0.0534787/5/20127/19/2012$0.150000$0.096522$0$0.05347810/5/201210/19/2012$0.150000$0.096522$0$0.053478Total$0.600000$0.386088$0$0.213912% of Total100.0%64.3%0.0%35.7% 7.375% Series E Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (CUSIP 105368609)  RECORDDATE  PAYABLEDATE(Boxes 1a + 2a +3)GROSSDISTRIBUTIONPER SHARE(Box 1a)TAXABLEORDINARYDIVIDEND(Box 2a)TOTALCAPITAL GAINDISTRIBUTION(Box 3)NONDIVIDENDDISTRIBUTION(Return Of Capital)*6/30/20127/16/2012$0.45040$0.45040$0$09/30/201210/15/2012$0.43125$0.43125$0$012/30/20121/15/2013$0.43125$0.43125$0$0Total$1.31290$1.31290$0$0% of Total100.0%100.0%0.0%0.0%* Reflects four additional days in period due to new issuance 7.375% Series D Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (CUSIP 105368500)*  RECORDDATE  PAYABLEDATE(Boxes 1a + 2a +3)GROSSDISTRIBUTIONPER SHARE(Box 1a)TAXABLEORDINARYDIVIDEND(Box 2a)TOTALCAPITAL GAINDISTRIBUTION(Box 3)NONDIVIDENDDISTRIBUTION(Return Of Capital)3/30/20124/16/2012$0.460938$0.460938$0$06/30/20127/16/2012$0.460938$0.460938$0$09/30/201210/15/2012$0.460938$0.460938$0$0Total$1.382814$1.382814$0$0% of Total100.0%100.0%0.0%0.0%* 7.375% Series D Cumulative shares were redeemed December 28, 2012 at a price of $25.36875 per share.   7.50% Series C Cumulative Redeemable Preferred Shares (CUSIP 105368401)*  RECORDDATE  PAYABLEDATE(Boxes 1a + 2a +3)GROSSDISTRIBUTIONPER SHARE(Box 1a)TAXABLEORDINARYDIVIDEND(Box 2a)TOTALCAPITAL GAINDISTRIBUTION(Box 3)NONDIVIDENDDISTRIBUTION(Return Of Capital)3/30/20124/16/2012$0.468750$0.468750$0$0Total$0.468750$0.468750$0$0% of Total100.0%100.0%0.0%0.0%* 7.50% Series C Cumulative shares were redeemed May 3, 2012 at a price of $25.09375 per share.A full tax report is available on our website at www.brandywinerealty.com - Investor Relations - 1099 Reporting.About Brandywine Realty TrustBrandywine Realty Trust is one of the largest, publicly traded, full-service, integrated real estate companies in the United States.  Organized as a real estate investment trust and operating in select markets, Brandywine owns, leases and manages an urban, town center and suburban office portfolio comprising 297 properties and 34.6 million square feet, including 221 properties and 25.1 million square feet owned on a consolidated basis and 57 properties and 7.0 million square feet in 19 unconsolidated real estate ventures all as of December 31, 2012. For more information, please visit www.brandywinerealty.com. Forward-Looking StatementsCertain statements in this release constitute forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995.  Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance, achievements or transactions of the Company and its affiliates or industry results to be materially different from any future results, performance, achievements or transactions expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  Such risks, uncertainties and other factors relate to, among others, the Company's ability to lease vacant space and to renew or relet space under expiring leases at expected levels, the potential loss of major tenants, interest rate levels, the availability and terms of debt and equity financing, competition with other real estate companies for tenants and acquisitions, risks of real estate acquisitions, dispositions and developments, including cost overruns and construction delays, unanticipated operating costs and the effects of general and local economic and real estate conditions.  Additional information or factors which could impact the Company and the forward-looking statements contained herein are included in the Company's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2011.  The Company assumes no obligation to update or supplement forward-looking statements that become untrue because of subsequent events.SOURCE Brandywine Realty TrustFor further information: Company / Investor Contact - Marge Boccuti, Manager, Investor Relations, +1-610-832-7702, marge.boccuti@bdnreit.com