TORONTO, ON--(Marketwired - September 15, 2015) - Canadian Real Estate Investment Trust ("CREIT") (TSX: REF.UN) today announced its September 2015 monthly distribution in the amount of 15 cents per unit (C$1.80 annualized). The September distribution will be payable on October 15, 2015 to Unitholders of record on September 30, 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.

For further information:

Please visit our website at www.creit.ca

Contact Information:

Mario Barrafato
Executive Vice President and
Chief Financial Officer
416-628-7872
mbarrafato@creit.ca