VEREIT is a holding company. Co. is a real estate operating company which owns and manages a portfolio of single-tenant commercial properties. Co. has retail, restaurant, office and industrial operating properties. Substantially all of Co.'s real estate operations are conducted through its subsidiary, VEREIT Operating Partnership, L.P. and subsidiaries (Operating Partnership). Co. is the sole general partner and holder of 99.9% of the common partnership interests in the Operating Partnership.