SOURCE: Across America Real Estate Corp.

February 08, 2007 16:09 ET

Across America Board Approves Spin-Off & Shareholder Distribution Dividend

DENVER, CO -- (MARKET WIRE) -- February 8, 2007 -- Across America Real Estate Corporation (OTCBB: AARD) announced that the Board of Directors has approved a stock dividend resulting in the spin-off of the company's subsidiary, Across America Real Estate Exchange, Inc. to company shareholders of record as of March 1, 2007.

The Stock Dividend will consist of one share of the new public company will be distributed as a dividend for every ten shares of AARD held by an investor at the close of business on March 1, 2007. Filings will be made to qualify the spin-off as an OTC BB trading company, with a new trading symbol applied for. The Company filed a Form SB-2 with the Securities and Exchange Commission on January 29, 2007 detailing the spin-off and related transaction and changes.

Ann Schmitt, CEO, said, "In addition to this exciting news regarding our spin-off of Across America Real Estate Exchange, Inc., we continue to gain momentum in our core business as well. We believe that 2007 could be our breakout year, with our financing lines and projects in development increasing significantly, we anticipate seeing continued growth opportunities developing projects for some of America's top companies. We are very excited with our continued prospects for rapid growth for the company going forward."

Across America's current projects in development include IHOP, Lone Star Steakhouse and Grease Monkey. Negotiations are underway for the development with several national chains like Family Dollar, Arby's, Ruby Tuesday, Red Robin, Boston Pizza and Starbucks.

About Across America Real Estate

Based in Denver, Colorado, Across America Real Estate Corp. (OTCBB: AARD) partners with national retailers and their developers to provide 100% financing for rapid retail expansion. The Company operates in the niche that is small pad retail market in the commercial real estate industry. Across America provides guidance and creates financing solutions for increasing retail productivity and profit. Please visit us at our website www.aard.us

This press release may contain certain information about Across America's business prospects and financial projections. These are only prospects and projections based upon good faith current expectations by the management of Across America. This information is based on assumptions as to future events that are inherently uncertain and subjective. Across America makes no representation or warranty as to the attainability of such assumptions or as to whether future results will occur as projected. You are expected to conduct your own investigation with regard to Across America and its prospects. Across America assumes no obligation to update the information in this press release.

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