NNN National Retail Properties

Filed: 24 Jun 21, 8:00pm

Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the
Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report: June 23, 2021
(exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
Maryland 001-11290 56-1431377
(State or other jurisdiction of
incorporation or organization)
File Number)
 (I.R.S. Employment
Identification No.)
450 South Orange Avenue, Suite 900, Orlando, Florida 32801
(Address of principal executive offices, including zip code)
(407) 265-7348
(Registrant’s telephone number, including area code)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of exchange on which registered
Common Stock, $0.01 par valueNNNNew York Stock Exchange
Depositary Shares, each representing one-hundredth of a share of 5.200% Series F Preferred Stock, $0.01 par valueNNN/PFNew York Stock Exchange

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Item 1.01.Entry into a Material Definitive Agreement.
National Retail Properties, Inc. (the “Company”) entered into that certain Second Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of June 23, 2021 (the “Credit Agreement”), with Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as Administrative Agent, and a syndicate of lenders named therein. The Credit Agreement amends and restates that certain Amended and Restated Credit Agreement, dated as of May 25, 2011 (as amended, the “Existing Credit Agreement”), by and among the Company, Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as Administrative Agent, and a syndicate of lenders named therein.
The Credit Agreement amended the terms under the Existing Credit Agreement by: (i) increasing the borrowing capacity to $1.1 billion from $900 million; (ii) maintaining the accordion feature to increase the facility size to $2.0 billion; (iii) reducing the interest rates under the tiered rate structure; and (iv) extending the termination date from January 31, 2022 to June 23, 2025. The termination date of the Credit Agreement remains subject to extensions exercisable at the option of the Company. Based on the Company’s current credit ratings, borrowings under the Credit Agreement will bear interest at a rate of LIBOR plus 77.5 basis points, which was reduced from LIBOR plus 87.5 basis points under the Existing Credit Agreement.
The Credit Agreement contains certain (a) restrictive covenants, including, but not limited to, restrictions on the incurrence of additional indebtedness and liens, the ability to make certain payments and investments and the ability to enter into certain merger, consolidation, asset sale and affiliate transactions, and (b) financial maintenance covenants, including, but not limited to, a maximum leverage ratio, a minimum fixed charge ratio and a maximum secured indebtedness ratio. The Credit Agreement also contains representations and warranties, affirmative covenants and events of default, including certain cross defaults with the Company’s other indebtedness, customary for an agreement of its type. As is customary, certain events of default could result in an acceleration of the Company’s obligations under the Credit Agreement.
The foregoing summary is not an exhaustive description of the terms of the Credit Agreement, which is attached hereto as Exhibit 10.1, and such summary is qualified in its entirety by reference to the attached Credit Agreement.
Item 2.03.Creation of a Direct Financial Obligation or an Obligation under an Off-Balance Sheet Arrangement of a Registrant.
The disclosure required by this Item 2.03 is included in Item 1.01 above and is incorporated herein by reference.
Item 9.01.Financial Statements and Exhibits.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
  National Retail Properties, Inc.
Dated: June 24, 2021 By: /s/ Kevin B. Habicht
  Kevin B. Habicht
  Executive Vice President and Chief Financial Officer

Exhibit No.  Description
104.1Cover Page Interactive Data File (the Cover Page Interactive Data File is embedded within the Inline XBRL document)