Press Release

NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces July 2017 Distribution and Timing of Second Quarter 2017 Results and Conference Call

TORONTO, July 14, 2017 /CNW/ - NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: NWH.UN) (the "REIT") announced today that the Trustees of the REIT have declared a distribution of $0.06667 per unit for the month of July, 2017, representing $0.80 per unit on an annualized basis. The distribution will be payable on August 15, 2017 to unitholders of record as at July 31, 2017.

Separately, the REIT announced that it will issue its financial results for the three and six months ending June 30, 2017 on Thursday, August 10, 2017, after markets close.

A conference call will be held on Friday, August 11, 2017 at 10:30 am (EDT). Participating on the call will be members of the REIT's senior management team.

Investors are invited to access the call by dialing (647) 427-7450 or toll-free 1 (888) 231-8191, conference ID# 55637469. A recording of this call will be made available Friday, August 11, 2017 beginning at 13:15 pm (ET) through to Friday, August 18, 2017. To access the recording, please call 1 (855) 859-2056 or (416) 849-0833 and use the reservation number 55637469.

About NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust

NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX:NWH.UN) is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. The REIT provides investors with access to a portfolio of high quality international healthcare real estate infrastructure comprised of interests in a diversified portfolio of 142 income-producing properties and 9.5 million square feet of gross leasable area located throughout major markets in Canada, Brazil, Germany, Australia and New Zealand. The REIT'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, the REIT leverages over 180 professionals across nine offices in five countries to serve as a long term real estate partner to leading healthcare operators.

This press release contains forward-looking statements which reflect the REIT's current expectations regarding future events. The forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those projected herein. The REIT disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.

SOURCE NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust