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HALIFAX, May 20 /CNW/ - Holloway Lodging Real Estate Investment Trust
(TSX: HLR.UN) ("Holloway" or the "REIT") announced today a distribution of
$0.0175 per unit for the month of May 2009, payable on or before June 15, 2009
to unitholders of record on May 29, 2009.
Holders of units who are non-residents of Canada will be required to pay
all withholding taxes payable in respect of any distributions of income by the
The REIT also announced that the holders of Class B limited partnership
units of Holloway Lodging Limited Partnership (a subsidiary of the REIT) shall
receive $0.0175 per limited partnership unit for the month of May payable on
or before June 15, 2009.
The REIT has 38,801,716 units issued and outstanding and 333,500 Class B
limited partnership units of Holloway Lodging Limited Partnership issued and
outstanding (each of which is exchangeable for one REIT unit). After giving
effect to the exchange of the Class B limited partnership units, there are an
aggregate of 39,135,216 REIT units issued and outstanding.
ABOUT HOLLOWAY LODGING REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST
Holloway is a real estate investment trust focused on acquiring, owning
and operating select and limited service lodging properties and a small
complement of full service hotels primarily in secondary, tertiary and
suburban markets and providing investors with stable distributions. Holloway
currently owns 22 hotels with 2,423 rooms. Holloway's units and convertible
debentures trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbols HLR.UN,
HLR.DB and HLR.DB.A, respectively.
For further information:
For further information: Mr. Glenn Squires, Chief Executive Officer of
the REIT; Mr. Michael Jackson, President and Chief Operating Officer of the
REIT; Ms. Tracy Sherren, Chief Financial Officer of the REIT, (902) 404-3499