Mitsui's subsidiary to sell its Buildings

Jan. 26, 2015

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Mitsui & Co., Ltd. ("Mitsui", Head office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Masami Iijima) announced its wholly owned subsidiary, Bussan Real Estate Co., Ltd. ("Bussan Real Estate") has agreed to sell the WINS Asakusa Building and Asakusa Park Hall Building to Hulic Co., Ltd. ("Hulic", Head office: Tokyo, President and CEO: Saburo Nishiura). Approval has been obtained from Senso-ji Temple, which is the lessor of the site of the Asakusa Park Hall Building, for the transfer of the land lease right from Bussan Real Estate to Hulic. The handover of both buildings is scheduled to take place in May, 2015.

1. Property Overview

  WINS Asakusa Building (land and building) Asakusa Park Hall Building (land lease and building)
Location 66-6, Asakusa 2-chome, Taito-ku, Tokyo 92-1, Asakusa 2-chome, Taito-ku, Tokyo
Lot area 3,131.21 m2 (official register) 641.85 m2 (area of leased land)
Size and structure SRC, 2 basement levels, 7 above-ground floors SRC, 3 basement levels, 7 above-ground floors
Total floor area 19,907.49 m2 (official register) 4,528.10 m2 (official register)
Completion date November, 1973 (41 years old) April, 1997 (17 years old)

2. Profile of Hulic

Company name Hulic Co., Ltd.
Headquarters Chuo-ku, Tokyo
Establishment March, 1957
Representative Saburo Nishiura
Employees 125 (non-consolidated, as of June 30, 2014)
Capital ¥22,279 million (as of June 30, 2014)
Business areas Real estate ownership, leasing, buying and selling, and brokerage

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