Glimcher Realty Trust (GRT) is a fully-integrated, self-administered and self-managed Maryland REIT. The Company continues the business of the Glimcher Company and its affiliates, of owning, leasing, acquiring, developing and operating a portfolio of retail properties consisting of regional and super regional malls, and community shopping centers. As of December 31, 2013, GRT held approximately 98.2% interest in the Operating Partnership. Management, leasing, accounting, legal, design and construction supervision and expertise is provided through its own personnel, or, where appropriate, through outside professionals. The Company is recognized in the ownership, management, acquisition and development of Malls. As of December 31, 2013, it owned material interests in and managed 28 Properties which are located in 15 states. The Properties contain an aggregate of approximately 19.3 million square feet of gross leasable area of which approximately 95.6% was occupied at December 31, 2013.