Press Release

NorthWest Healthcare Properties REIT Announces Election of Trustees

TORONTO, May 17, 2018 /CNW/ - NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: NWH.UN) (the "REIT") announced today the results of its 2018 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

Robert Baron

48,096,930

99.87%

62,669

0.13%

Colin Loudon

48,028,169

99.73%

131,430

0.27%

Dr. C. David Naylor

47,659,300

98.96%

500,299

1.04%

Brian Petersen

48,050,571

99.77%

109,028

0.23%

Karen Weaver

48,006,851

99.68%

152,748

0.32%

 

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) is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. As at March 31, 2018, 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 148 income-producing properties and 10.1 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.

SOURCE NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust