FAQs

  • Franklin Street Properties Corp. ('FSP', 'We' 'Our' or the 'Company') (NYSE American: FSP) is an investment firm specializing in, and focusing on, the asset class of real estate. Since its origination in 1997, FSP has experienced growth by applying an uncompromising discipline to its real estate investing. These disciplines have been learned over many years of property investment and reflect the natural characteristics of real estate as an asset class within the broader capital markets.

    We are a real estate investment trust (or 'REIT'), focused on achieving current income and long-term growth through investments in commercial properties. Our portfolio of real estate assets consists primarily of suburban office buildings and includes select investments in central business district (CBD) properties. We also hold promissory notes secured by mortgages on real estate and manage single-asset REITs (or “Sponsored REITs”) not majority owned by us. Our real estate operations include property acquisitions and dispositions, secured financing, leasing, development and asset management. Our subsidiary, FSP Investments LLC (member, FINRA and SIPC), is a real estate investment banking firm and registered broker/dealer.
  • Our corporate headquarters are in Wakefield, Massachusetts. (the Greater Boston Area)
  • Our common stock began trading on June 2, 2005.
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  • FSP Common Stock is listed for trading on the NYSE American US under the trading symbol 'FSP'.
  • To see a list of our historical dividends, please visit our Dividends page.
  • You can purchase shares through a registered broker. Shares cannot be purchased from the company.
  • You should contact our transfer agent, American Stock Transfer & Trust Company, for assistance with stock records, dividend payments, change of address or stock certificates. The telephone number is 1-800-937-5449, and the website address is www.amstock.com.
  • The Company’s independent auditors are Ernst & Young LLP.
  • The Company’s legal counsel is Wilmer Cutler Pickering Hale and Dorr LLP.
  • Our fiscal year ends on December 31.
  • These materials are available on our web site. Earnings releases can be accessed through the "Press Releases" tab in the "Investor Relations" section of the site and the company's SEC filings can be accessed under the "SEC Filings" tab. To receive information via mail, go to the "Information Request" tab in the “Investor Relations” section of our web site. You may also sign up on the Investor Relations section to receive this and other information automatically through "E-mail Notification".