Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
TSX : CAR.UN

Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust

January 17, 2006 16:14 ET

CAP REIT Announces January, 2006 Distribution

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Jan. 17, 2006) - Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust ("CAP REIT") (TSX:CAR.UN) announced today its January 2006 monthly distribution in the amount of $0.09 per Unit. The January distribution will be payable on February 15, 2006 to Unitholders of record on January 31, 2006.

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, CAP REIT (TSX - CAR.UN) is a growth-oriented investment trust owning interests in 25,252 residential suites located in major urban centres from coast to coast. Since its Initial Public Offering in May 1997, CAP REIT has grown monthly cash distributions per Unit by 51%. For more information about CAP REIT, its business and its investment highlights, please refer to our web site at www.capreit.net.

Contact Information

  • CAP REIT
    Mr. Michael Stein
    Executive Chairman
    (416) 861-5788
    or
    CAP REIT
    Mr. Thomas Schwartz
    President & CEO
    (416) 861-9404
    or
    CAP REIT
    Mr. Yazdi Bharucha
    CFO & Secretary
    (416) 861-5771