SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, DC 20549
PURSUANT TO SECTION 13 OR 15(d) OF THE
SECURITIES EXCHANGE ACT OF 1934
Date of report (Date of earliest event reported) November 16, 2021 (November 12, 2021)
NEW ENGLAND REALTY ASSOCIATES LIMITED PARTNERSHIP
(Exact Name of Registrant as Specified in Charter)
|(State or Other Jurisdiction||(Commission||(IRS Employer|
|of Incorporation)||File Number)||Identification Number)|
|39 Brighton Avenue, Allston, Massachusetts||02134|
|(Address of Principal Executive Offices)||(Zip Code)|
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code (617) 783-0039
(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)
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|Title of each class||Trading Symbol(s)||Name of each exchange|
on which registered
|CLASS A LIMITED PARTNERSHIP UNITS||NEN||NYSE AMERICAN|
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Item 1.01 Entry Into a Material Definitive Agreement.
On November 12, 2021, New England Realty Associates Limited Partnership (the “Partnership”) and certain affiliates of the Partnership entered into a Rate Lock Authorization Agreement ( the “Agreement”) with KeyBank National Association (“KeyBank”) dated as of November 10, 2021, and paid the requisite deposit of $3,120,000. The agreement calls for a loan of approximately $156,000,000 at a fixed interest rate of 2.97%. The Partnership intends to use the proceeds to pay down approximately $65,000,000 of existing debt secured by 11 properties, along with approximately $5,000,000 in prepayment penalties. The remaining balance of the facility of approximately $86,000,000 will be used for general partnership purposes. The description of the terms of the agreement is qualified by reference to the text of the Rate Lock Authorization Agreement, which is filed as Exhibit 10.1 with this Current Report on Form 8-K.
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.
|NEW ENGLAND REALTY ASSOCIATES|
|By:||NewReal, Inc., its General Partner|
/s/ Jameson Brown
Jameson Brown, its Treasurer
|Date November 16, 2021|