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

Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust

December 15, 2011 17:00 ET

CAPREIT Announces December 2011 Distribution

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - Dec. 15, 2011) - Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:CAR.UN) ("CAPREIT") announced today its December 2011 monthly distribution in the amount of $0.09 per Unit. The December distribution will be payable on January 16, 2012 to Unitholders of record on December 30, 2011.

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 owning interests in 30,829 residential units, comprised of 29,496 residential suites and two manufactured home communities comprising 1,333 land lease sites located in and near major urban centres across Canada. Since its Initial Public Offering in May 1997, CAPREIT has grown monthly cash distributions per Unit by 51%. For more information about CAPREIT, its business and its investment highlights, please refer to our website at www.capreit.net and our public disclosure, which can be found under our profile at www.sedar.com.

Contact Information

  • Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
    Mr. Michael Stein
    Chairman
    (416) 861-5788

    Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
    Mr. Thomas Schwartz
    President & CEO
    (416) 861-9404

    Canadian Apartment Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
    Mr. Scott Cryer
    Chief Financial Officer
    (416) 861-5771
    www.capreit.net