Press Release

NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT Announces Election of Trustees

TORONTO, May 16, 2017 /CNW/ - NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: NWH.UN) (the "REIT") announced today announced the results of its 2017 annual general meeting of unitholders (the "Meeting"). All of the nominees listed in the management information circular prepared in connection with the Meeting were elected as trustees. Detailed results of the vote for the election of trustees held at the Meeting, if a ballot had been taken and based solely on the proxies received by the REIT, are set out below:

Nominee

Votes For

% Votes For

Votes Withheld

% Votes Withheld

Dr. Martin Barkin

37,962,482

98.02%

766,574

1.98%

Colin Loudon

38,645,262

99.78%

83,794

0.22%

Dr. C. David Naylor

38,172,155

98.56%

556,901

1.44%

Brian Petersen

38,672,487

99.85%

56,569

0.15%

Robert Baron

38,687,023

99.89%

42,033

0.11%

 

Pursuant to the REIT's Declaration of Trust, NorthWest Value Partner Inc. ("NWVP") had the right to appoint two trustees at the Meeting. NWVP appointed Paul Dalla Lana and Bernard Crotty as trustees at the Meeting.

The REIT's report of voting results on other matters presented at the Meeting can be found at www.sedar.com.  

About NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust
NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: NWH.UN) (NorthWest) is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. NorthWest provides investors with access to a portfolio of high quality healthcare real estate assets comprised of interests in a diversified portfolio of 141 income-producing properties and 9.5 million square feet of gross leasable area. Its properties are located throughout major markets in Canada, Brazil, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. NorthWest's portfolio of medical office buildings, clinics, and hospitals is characterized by long term indexed leases and stable occupancies. With a fully integrated and aligned senior management team, NorthWest leverages over 180 professionals across 9 offices in 5 countries to serve as a long term real estate partner to leading healthcare operators.

SOURCE NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust