True North Commercial REIT Announces August 2014 Distribution

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TORONTO, Aug. 15, 2014 /CNW/ - True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: TNT.UN) (the "REIT") today announced a cash distribution of $0.0495 per trust unit ("Unit") for the period from August 1, 2014 and ending August 29, 2014. The distribution will be payable on September 15, 2014 to unitholders of record as at August 29, 2014.

Unitholders can participate in the REIT's unitholder Distribution Reinvestment Plan ("DRIP"). Eligible investors registered in the DRIP will have their monthly cash distributions used to purchase additional Units, at a 3% discount to the weighted average closing price of the Units, for the five trading days immediately preceding the date of distribution declared by the REIT. No assurances can be made that new Units will be made available under the DRIP on a regular basis, or at all. The DRIP provides an efficient and cost-effective way for the REIT to issue additional equity to existing unitholders.

About the REIT

The REIT is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario.

The REIT is focused on acquiring and operating commercial rental properties across Canada and such other jurisdictions where opportunities exist.  Additional information concerning the REIT is available at www.sedar.com.

SOURCE True North Commercial Real Estate Investment Trust

For further information: Daniel Drimmer, President and Chief Executive Officer, (416) 234-8444 or Tracy Sherren,Chief Financial Officer, (416) 234-8444