Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust
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Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust

October 06, 2005 10:55 ET

Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Resignation Of Board Member George Kuhl

MISSISSAUGA, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Oct. 6, 2005) - Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust ("Retirement REIT") (TSX:RRR.UN)(TSX:RRR.DB.B)(TSX:RRR.DB.C) today announced that George Kuhl has tendered his resignation as Vice-Chairman and a Trustee of Retirement REIT to pursue other business interests.

The Honourable William G. Davis, Chair of Retirement REIT, wishes to extend, on behalf of the Board of Trustees, his appreciation for the contributions made by Mr. Kuhl toward the success of the REIT.

Retirement REIT is the largest provider of accommodation and care for seniors in Canada. Retirement REIT owns 215 retirement and long term care facilities, including 32 facilities in select United States markets, and provides management services to 11 homes for other parties, with an aggregate resident capacity in excess of 25,000. Retirement REIT also provides nursing placement and in-home health care through its Central Health Services and Central Med units. For further information, see the Retirement REIT website at www.retirementreit.com.

Contact Information

  • Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust
    David Beirnes
    Chief Financial Officer
    (289) 360-1222
    (289) 360-1225 (FAX)
    or
    Retirement Residences Real Estate Investment Trust
    Tim Benson
    Director, Investor Relations
    (289) 360-1224
    (289) 360-1225 (FAX)
    www.retirementreit.com