|Parkway Properties, Inc. (Parkway), is a self-administered real estate investment trust (REIT) specializing in the ownership of office properties in higher growth submarkets in the Sunbelt region of the United States. The Company owned or had an interest in 43 office properties located in nine states with an aggregate of approximately 11.9 million square feet of leasable space. It offers fee-based real estate services through wholly owned subsidiaries, which in total managed and/or leased approximately 10.8 million square feet for third-party property owners at January 1, 2013. The Company generally performs commercial real estate leasing, management and acquisition services on an in-house basis. As of December 31, 2012, it had 286 employees. Its principal executive office is located at 390 North Orange Avenue, Suite 2400, Orlando, FL 32801 and its telephone number is (407) 650-0593. In July 2013, Parkway Properties Inc announced the sale of Waterstone.