AMB Property Corporation held its annual meeting of stockholders this afternoon in San Francisco, California. Nine directors were elected to serve until the next annual meeting of stockholders and until successors are duly elected and qualified. The elected directors include Hamid R. Moghadam (chairman), W. Blake Baird, T. Robert Burke, Daniel H. Case III, David A. Cole, Lynn M. Sedway, Jeffrey L. Skelton, Thomas W. Tusher and Caryl B. Welborn, all of whom have served as directors for at least one prior term. All of AMB's directors serve annual, not staggered, terms. In addition, the 2002 Stock Option and Incentive Plan was approved by stockholders.

AMB Property Corporation is a leading owner and operator of industrial real estate nationwide. As of March 31, 2002 AMB owned, managed and had renovation and development projects totaling 94.6 million square feet and 1,023 buildings in 26 metropolitan markets. AMB targets industrial properties located near airports, seaports and ground transportation systems. The company's portfolio is comprised of High Throughput Distribution(R) facilities -- industrial properties built for speed and benefiting from barriers to entry due to their infill locations and proximity to large customer bases.

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This press release contains forward-looking statements about business strategy, future leasing activities, acquisition opportunities and future plans, which are made pursuant to the safe-harbor provisions of Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934. Forward-looking statements involve numerous risks and uncertainties and should not be relied upon as predictions of future events. The events or circumstances reflected in our forward-looking statements might not occur. In particular, a number of factors could cause AMB's actual results to differ materially from those anticipated, including, among other things, defaults on or non-renewal of leases by tenants, increased interest rates and operating costs, AMB's failure to obtain necessary outside financing, difficulties in identifying properties to acquire and in effecting acquisitions, AMB's failure to successfully integrate acquired properties and operations, AMB's failure to timely reinvest proceeds from any such dispositions, risks and uncertainties affecting property development and construction (including construction delays, cost overruns, AMB's inability to obtain necessary permits and public opposition to these activities), AMB's failure to qualify and maintain its status as a real estate investment trust under the Internal Revenue Code, environmental uncertainties, risks related to natural disasters, financial market fluctuations, changes in real estate and zoning laws, risks of doing business internationally and increases in real property tax rates. AMB's success also depends upon economic trends generally, including interest rates, income tax laws, governmental regulation, legislation and population changes. For further information on these and other factors that could impact AMB and the statements contained herein, reference should be made to AMB's filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including AMB's quarterly report on Form 10-Q for the quarter ended March 31, 2002.

SOURCE: AMB Property Corporation

CONTACT: Investors/Analysts, Michael A. Coke or Michelle C. Wells,
+1-877-285-3111, fax, +1-415-394-9001, or [email protected], or Media, Sara J. Butz,
Marketing & Corporate Communications, +1-415-733-9478, fax, +1-415 394.9001,
or [email protected], all of AMB Property Corporation

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Jennifer Nelson

SVP, Head of Global Corporate Communications
+1 (415) 733 9409
[email protected]
San Francisco, California USA

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