Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. Relocates East Coast Office to Historic Downtown Charleston

Scottsdale, Arizona (November 28, 2011) – Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. (“HTA”), a fully integrated, self-administered, self-managed real estate investment trust primarily focused on medical office buildings, with $2.3 billion in total assets based on purchase price and 11.2 million square feet located in 25 states announced that effective November 1, 2011, HTA has relocated its Charleston regional office to the historic downtown area of Charleston, SC. 

The Charleston office is led by Brendan Magee, Regional Vice President of Asset Management, and Jim Coman, Asset Manager.  The Charleston office directly manages 5 million square feet throughout the southeast and northeast markets with significant investments in Atlanta, GA, Greenville, SC, Charleston, SC, Raleigh, NC, Orlando, FL and Pittsburgh, PA. 

HTA is headquartered in Scottsdale, AZ and has a second regional office located in Indianapolis, IN.  This Indianapolis office oversees 2.2 million square feet with assets primarily located in Ohio, Indiana, Wisconsin and Minnesota.  

The contact information for the new Charleston office is: 463 King Street, Suite B, Charleston, SC 29403, (843) 623-3751. 

The contact information for the Indianapolis office is: 201 N. Pennsylvania Parkway, Suite 201, Indianapolis, IN 46280, (317) 550-2800.

Note that all figures are rounded to reflect approximate amounts. For more information on HTA, please visit www.htareit.com

About Healthcare Trust of America, Inc.

Healthcare Trust of America, Inc. is a fully integrated, self-administered, and self-managed real estate investment trust, or REIT. Since its formation in 2006, HTA has made 79 geographically diverse acquisitions valued at approximately $2.3 billion based on purchase price, which includes 244 buildings and two other real estate-related assets. HTA’s portfolio totals approximately 11.2 million square feet and includes 220 medical office buildings, ten hospitals, nine skilled nursing and assisted living facilities and five healthcare-related office buildings located in 25 states. With average occupancy of 91%, including leases signed but not yet commenced, over half of HTA’s current annualized base rent comes from credit rated tenants. Ninety-six percent of HTA’s portfolio is strategically located on-campus or aligned with recognized healthcare systems.

 FORWARD-LOOKING LANGUAGE

This press release contains certain forward-looking statements with respect to HTA.  Forward-looking statements are statements that are not descriptions of historical facts and include statements regarding management’s intentions, beliefs, expectations, plans or predictions of the future, within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended.  Because such statements include risks, uncertainties and contingencies, actual results may differ materially from those expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements.  These risks, uncertainties and contingencies include, but are not limited to, the following: our results may be impacted by, among other things, uncertainties relating to the debt and equity capital markets; uncertainties relating to changes in general economic and real estate conditions; uncertainties relating to the implementation of recent healthcare legislation; uncertainties regarding changes in the healthcare industry; the uncertainties relating to the implementation of HTA’s real estate investment strategy; and other risk factors as outlined in HTA’s periodic reports, as filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.