TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (“CAPREIT”) (TSX – CAR.UN) announced today its August 2019 monthly distribution in the amount of $0.11500 per Unit (or $1.38 on an annualized basis). The August distribution will be payable on September 16, 2019 to Unitholders of record on August 30, 2019.
To encourage participation and reward our loyal Unitholders, investors registered in our Distribution Reinvestment Plan will continue to receive an additional amount equal to 5% of their distributions paid in the form of additional Units.
As one of Canada’s largest residential landlords, CAPREIT is a growth-oriented investment trust managing 60,487 suites and sites across Canada, the Netherlands and Ireland and owning 58,427 properties, including apartments, townhomes and manufacturing home communities (“MHC”), principally located in and near major urban centres across Canada and the Netherlands. Since its Initial Public Offering in May 1997, CAPREIT has grown monthly cash distributions per Unit by 93%. For more information about CAPREIT, its business and its investment highlights, please refer to our website at www.caprent.com or www.capreit.net and our public disclosure, which can be found under our profile at www.sedar.com.
For further information please contact:
Mr. Michael Stein,
Mr. Mark Kenney,
President & CEO
Mr. Scott Cryer,
Chief Financial Officer