TORONTO, ONTARIO--(CCNMatthews - Aug. 16, 2005) - Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust ("CREIT")(TSX:REF.UN) today announced its August 2005 monthly distribution in the amount of 10.67 cents per unit (C$1.28 annualized). The August distribution will be payable on September 15, 2005 to Unitholders of record August 31, 2005.
CREIT is a real estate investment trust that is dedicated to building wealth for its Unitholders through reliable monthly cash distributions and long-term value enhancement. CREIT owns a portfolio of more than 132 retail, office and industrial properties. Its disciplined approach manages risk while delivering attractive long-term returns.
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Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust
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