TORONTO, ONTARIO--(Marketwire - April 15, 2009) - RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust ("RioCan") (TSX:REI.UN) today announced a distribution of 11.5 cents per unit for the month of April. The distribution will be payable on May 7, 2009 to unitholders of record as at April 30, 2009.
RioCan is Canada's largest real estate investment trust with a total capitalization of approximately $6.3 billion as at December 31, 2008. It owns and manages Canada's largest portfolio of shopping centres with ownership interests in a portfolio of 247 retail properties, including 13 under development, containing an aggregate of over 59 million square feet. For further information, please refer to RioCan's website at www.riocan.com.
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RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust
Senior Vice President & CFO