Celebrating 45 years of Investing for the Long Run, W. P. Carey (NYSE:WPC) is one of today's largest diversified net lease REITs with a history of delivering steady income and growth to investors. Our portfolio of high-quality, operationally-critical commercial real estate is leased on a long-term basis to creditworthy tenants primarily in the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe.
Our customized deal structures address the long-term growth and operating objectives of our tenants and provide current liquidity by unlocking the value of their corporate real estate.
We provide long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit solutions primarily for companies in the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe. Celebrating 45 years since our establishment, we have a long history of providing capital to publicly traded and privately-held companies, developers, private equity firms and their portfolio companies.
Our diverse portfolio of single-tenant net lease real estate spans a range of tenants, property types, industries and markets throughout the U.S. and Northern and Western Europe. We are committed to growing and enhancing the overall quality of our portfolio through both acquisitions and proactive asset management.
Portfolio information reflects pro rata ownership of real estate assets as of September 30, 2018, pro forma for the merger with CPA®:17.
Since going public in 1998, we have significantly outpaced REIT indices and the broader markets.