TORONTO, May 20, 2014 /CNW/ - HealthLease Properties Real Estate
Investment Trust (the "REIT") (TSX: HLP.UN) announced today a cash
distribution in the amount of $0.07083 per unit for the month of May
2014. The distribution will be payable on June 16, 2014 to unitholders
of record as at May 30, 2014.
Unitholders can participate in the REIT's Distribution Reinvestment Plan
("DRIP"). The DRIP allows unitholders of the REIT, who are resident in
Canada, to automatically reinvest monthly cash distributions paid on
their Trust Units in additional Trust Units, plus bonus Trust Units
equivalent to 3% of the distributions reinvested. The DRIP offers
unitholders the opportunity to increase their ownership in the REIT on
a regular basis without incurring any commission or brokerage fees.
Complete details on the DRIP are available at the REIT's website (www.hlpreit.com) or from a unitholder's investment advisor.
About HealthLease Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
HealthLease Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: HLP.UN) owns
one of the youngest and highest quality portfolios of seniors housing
and care facilities with 51 properties - 12 in two Canadian provinces
and 39 in eight U.S. states, for a total of 5,048 beds. The facilities
are leased to experienced tenant operators who have significant
operational experience. The leases are structured as long-term and
triple-net: features that provide stability and dependability to the
REIT's cash flow and distributions. The REIT's best-in-class portfolio
meets the growing demands of modern seniors by emphasizing features
such as hotel-like design, private rooms and baths and
hospitality-inspired amenities. For more information, visit www.hlpreit.com.
SOURCE: HealthLease Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
For further information:
Chief Financial Officer
HealthLease Properties REIT
(416) 815-0700 ext. 258