TORONTO, May 13, 2013 /CNW/ - KEYreit (TSX: KRE.UN) today reminds
unitholders that Plazacorp's offer to acquire 100% of the issued and
outstanding trust units (the "Units") of KEYreit for $8.35 per Unit in cash, subject to a maximum aggregate
cash amount of approximately $62.1 million, representing approximately
50% of the consideration, 1.7041 Plazacorp shares per Unit or any
combination thereof, subject to proration (the "Plazacorp Offer") will expire at 8:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on May 16, 2013, and urges
unitholders to tender their Units to the Plazacorp Offer prior to the
The KEYreit board of trustees reiterates its support of, and UNANIMOUS RECOMMENDATION that unitholders ACCEPT, the Plazacorp Offer and TENDER their Units to the Plazacorp Offer by 8:00 p.m. (Toronto time) on May
16. All of the trustees and officers of KEYreit have accepted the
Plazacorp Offer and have tendered their Units to the Plazacorp Offer.
If you require assistance in depositing your Units to the Plazacorp
Offer, please contact your investment advisor or KEYreit's information
agent, Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc., at 1-888-518-1562 toll-free
in North America or at 416-867-2275 outside of North America (collect
calls accepted) or by email at firstname.lastname@example.org.
KEYreit (TSX: KRE.UN) is Canada's premier small-box retail property
owner with 227 properties in nine provinces across Canada. KEYreit's
properties are well located and geographically diverse across Canada
with the majority of all properties containing long-term quadruple net
To find out more about KEYreit (TSX: KRE.UN), visit our website at www.keyreit.com.
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events, performance and results, and are subject to inherent risks and
uncertainties surrounding future expectations generally which could
cause actual results to differ materially from what is currently
expected. Such risks and uncertainties include, but are not limited to,
reliance on key tenants, risks associated with investment in real
property, competition, reliance on key personnel, financing and
refinancing risks, distributions, environmental matters, tenant risks,
risks related to current economic conditions and other risk factors
more particularly described in KEYreit's most recent Annual Information
Form available on SEDAR at www.sedar.com. Additional risks and
uncertainties not presently known to KEYreit or that KEYreit currently
believes to be less significant may also adversely affect KEYreit.
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that should certain risks or uncertainties materialize, or should
underlying estimates or assumptions prove incorrect, actual events,
performance and results may vary significantly from those expected.
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or activities anticipated by KEYreit will be realized or, even if
substantially realized, that they will have the expected consequences
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future events or otherwise, except as required under applicable
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Investor relations, please contact:
Chief Financial Officer
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Kingsdale Shareholder Services Inc.
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