TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - March 16, 2015) - Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: REF.UN) ("CREIT") today announced its March 2015 monthly distribution in the amount of 14.58 cents per unit (C$1.75 annualized). The March distribution will be payable on April 15, 2015 to Unitholders of record on March 31, 2015.

CREIT is a real estate investment trust focused on accumulating and aggressively managing a portfolio of high-quality real estate assets and delivering the benefits of real estate ownership to Unitholders. The primary benefit is a reliable and, over time, increasing monthly cash distribution. CREIT owns a diversified portfolio of retail, office and industrial properties.

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Rael Diamond
Chief Financial Officer