CoreSite Realty Corporation Increases Fourth-Quarter 2017 Common Stock Dividend 9% to $0.98 Per Share

DENVER–(BUSINESS WIRE)–#CoreSite–CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR), a premier provider of secure,
reliable, high-performance data
and interconnection
solutions across the U.S., today announced a cash dividend of $0.98 per
share on common stock and common stock equivalents for the fourth
quarter of 2017. The $0.98 per share quarterly dividend represents a
$0.08, or 8.9%, increase over the prior quarterly dividend of $0.90 per
share that was established in May 2017, and a $0.18, or 22.5%, increase
over the dividend rate set in December 2016.

The increased dividend reflects an annualized dividend rate of $3.92 per
share, compared to the prior annualized dividend rate of $3.60 per
share. The fourth-quarter common stock dividend will be paid on January
16, 2018, to shareholders of record on December 29, 2017.

“As we have stated previously, we are targeting the amount and timing of
our dividend increases to ensure dividend growth is closely aligned with
performance and cash flow generation,” said Jeff Finnin, Chief Financial
Officer of CoreSite. “We are pleased to again be able to increase cash
returns to our shareholders, while continuing to invest in our business
for long-term growth.”

About CoreSite

CoreSite Realty Corporation (NYSE:COR) delivers secure, reliable,
high-performance data center and interconnection solutions to a growing
customer ecosystem across eight key North American markets. More than
1,200 of the world’s leading enterprises, network operators, cloud
providers, and supporting service providers choose CoreSite to connect,
protect and optimize their performance-sensitive data, applications and
computing workloads. Our scalable, flexible solutions and 430+ dedicated
employees consistently deliver unmatched data center options—all of
which leads to a best-in-class customer experience and lasting
relationships. For more information, visit

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conditions or the demand for data center space in these markets;
operational difficulties, including difficulties relating to information
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from any forward-looking statements, see the section entitled “Risk
Factors” in CoreSite’s most recent annual report on Form 10-K, and other
risks described in documents subsequently filed by CoreSite from time to
time with the Securities and Exchange Commission.


CoreSite Realty Corporation
Greer Aviv, 303-405-1012
President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications