Aug 1984: Organized as a real estate investment trust named Golden Corral Realty Corp., listed on NASDAQ
Apr 1993: Name changed to Commercial Net Lease Realty, Inc.
Jan 1994: Stock commenced trading on the New York Stock Exchange
Apr 1997: 50th consecutive quarterly dividend declared
Jan 1998: Became a self-administered and self-managed REIT
Jun 2000: NNN added to exclusive Mergent's Dividend Achievers list
Dec 2001: Acquired Captec Net Lease Realty, Inc., a publicly traded REIT; 9% Series A Preferred Stock began trading on the New York Stock Exchange, total assets exceeded $1 billion for the first time
Feb 2004: NNN added to S&P 600 Index; Craig Macnab appointed CEO
Jan 2005: Agreed to acquire National Properties Corporation (NASDAQ: NAPE)
Jun 2005: Clifford R. Hinkle elected Chairman of the Board
May 2006: Name changed to National Retail Properties, Inc.
Nov 2006: 17th consecutive year of increased annual dividends ($1.32 per share)
Sept 2007: Total assets exceed $2.3 billion
Feb. 2008: Craig Macnab appointed Chairman of the Board