Taubman Centers, Inc. (TCO) is a self-administered and self-managed real estate investment trust (REIT). The Taubman Realty Group Limited Partnership is a partnership subsidiary of TCO that owns direct or indirect interests in all of its real estate properties. The Company leases, acquires, disposes of, develops, expands, and manages regional and super-regional shopping centers and interests therein. The Company�s portfolio consists of around 25 urban and suburban shopping centers in 13 states. The Businesses consist of shopping centers and entities that are controlled by ownership or contractual agreements, The Taubman Company LLC, and Taubman Properties Asia LLC and its subsidiaries. The centers are located in metropolitan areas, including Charlotte, Dallas, Denver, Detroit, Los Angeles, Miami, Nashville, New York City, Orlando, Salt Lake City, San Francisco, St. Louis, Tampa, and Washington, D.C. The Company has approximately 3,000 stores under approximately 850 trade names.