Artis Real Estate Investment Trust
TSX : AX.UN

Artis Real Estate Investment Trust

May 14, 2013 17:00 ET

Artis Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Monthly Cash Distribution

WINNIPEG, MANITOBA--(Marketwired - May 14, 2013) - Artis Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:AX.UN) ("Artis" or the "REIT") announced that its trustees have declared its regular monthly cash distribution of $0.09 per trust unit ("Unit") of Artis for the month of May, 2013. The cash distributions will be made on June 14, 2013 to Unitholders of record on May 31, 2013.

As at the date hereof, there are an aggregate of 125,750,165 Units issued and outstanding.

Artis is a diversified Canadian real estate investment trust investing in office, industrial and retail properties. Since 2004, Artis has executed an aggressive but disciplined growth strategy, building a portfolio of commercial properties in Canada and the United States, with a major focus on Western Canada. Artis' commercial property comprises nearly 23.9 million square feet of leasable area in 224 properties. Leasable area by asset class is approximately 18.3% retail, 32.6% office and 49.1% industrial. The portfolio is located 7.7% in British Columbia, 25.7% in Alberta, 5.4% in Saskatchewan, 15.8% in Manitoba, 16.1% in Ontario and 29.3% in the U.S.

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Contact Information

  • Artis Real Estate Investment Trust
    Mr. Armin Martens
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    1.204.947.1250
    204.947.0453 (FAX)

    Artis Real Estate Investment Trust
    Mr. Jim Green
    Chief Financial Officer
    1.204.947.1250
    204.947.0453 (FAX)

    Artis Real Estate Investment Trust
    Ms. Kirsty Stevens
    Chief Administrative Officer
    1.204.947.1250
    204.947.0453 (FAX)
    www.artisreit.com