Corporate Office Properties Trust (NYSE:OFC) is the only REIT that is specifically focused on serving US Government agencies and defense contractors engaged in defense information technology and national security-related activities. This is a very strategic niche, and one in which COPT's tenants are generally focused on knowledge-based activities, such as cyber security, R&D and other highly technical defense and security areas.
In other words, COPT does not focus on leasing to tenants engaged in weapon system production; here's the strategic tenant niche defined by COPT (Source: website):
Our Strategic Tenant Niche is unique among REITs and supported by (i) the adjacency of strategic development projects to knowledge-based demand drivers, (ii) the strategic relationships with federal agencies and...
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