InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust
TSX : INN.UN

InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust

April 19, 2012 16:00 ET

InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Monthly Distribution

TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 19, 2012) - InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:INN.UN) announced today that a distribution of $0.0333 per stapled unit, payable on May 15, 2012, has been declared to the holders of record as at the close of business April 30, 2012. The distribution is $0.0333 per unit of InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust.

TRUST PROFILE

InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust (the "REIT") is an unincorporated open-ended real estate investment trust which owns a portfolio of 143 hotels across Canada representing approximately 19,000 guest rooms operated under internationally recognized brands. The REIT leases its hotels to InnVest Operations Trust ("IOT"), a taxable investment trust. IOT indirectly holds all of the hotel operating assets, earns revenues from hotel customers and pays rent to the REIT. IOT also holds a 50% interest in Choice Hotels Canada Inc., one of the largest franchisors of hotels in Canada, and earns revenues from franchising fees.

Each issued and outstanding REIT unit trades together with a non-voting unit of IOT as a "stapled unit" on the Toronto Stock Exchange (the "TSX") under the symbol INN.UN. InnVest's convertible debentures trade on the TSX under the symbols INN.DB.B, INN.DB.C, INN.DB.D, INN.DB.E and INN.DB.F.

Contact Information

  • InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust
    Kenneth Gibson
    President and Chief Executive Officer
    (905) 206-7100
    (905) 206-7114 (FAX)

    InnVest Real Estate Investment Trust
    Tamara Lawson
    Chief Financial Officer and Corporate Secretary
    (905) 206-7100
    (905) 206-7114 (FAX)
    www.innvestreit.com