NEW YORK, Dec. 1 /PRNewswire-FirstCall/ -- iStar Financial Inc.
(NYSE: SFI) announced today that its Board of Directors has declared a regular
quarterly cash dividend on its common stock of $0.6625 per share for the
quarter ending December 31, 2003. The $0.6625 dividend is payable on December
29, 2003 to holders of record on December 15, 2003.
iStar Financial is the leading publicly traded finance company focused on
the commercial real estate industry. The Company provides custom-tailored
financing to high-end private and corporate owners of real estate nationwide,
including senior and junior mortgage debt, senior, mezzanine and subordinated
corporate capital, and corporate net lease financing. The Company, which is
taxed as a real estate investment trust, seeks to deliver a strong dividend
and superior risk-adjusted returns on equity to shareholders by providing
innovative and value-added financing solutions to its customers. Additional
information on iStar Financial is available on the Company's website at
SOURCE iStar Financial Inc.
/CONTACT: Catherine D. Rice, Chief Financial Officer, or Andrew C.
Richardson, Executive Vice President - Capital Markets, or Erin C. Gatewood,
Associate - Investor Relations, all of iStar Financial Inc., +1-212-930-9400/
/Web site: http://www.istarfinancial.com /
CO: iStar Financial Inc.
ST: New York
IN: FIN RLT
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