City Office REIT Announces Dividend for First Quarter 2016

Mar 15, 2016, 18:35 ET from City Office REIT, Inc.

VANCOUVER, March 15, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- City Office REIT, Inc. (NYSE: CIO) announced today that its Board of Directors declared a quarterly dividend of $0.235 per share for the first quarter of 2016.  The dividend will be payable on April 19, 2016 to all common stockholders and operating partnership unitholders of record as of the close of business on April 5, 2016.

About City Office REIT, Inc.

City Office REIT is an internally-managed real estate company focused on acquiring, owning and operating high-quality office properties located in leading markets primarily in the Southern and Western United States.  City Office currently owns or has an interest in 3.3 million square feet of office properties. Additional information about City Office is available on the Company's website at  The Company has elected to be taxed as a real estate investment trust for U.S. federal income tax purposes.

Forward-looking Statements

This press release contains "forward looking statements" within the meaning of the "safe harbor" provisions of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other federal securities laws.  All statements that are not statements of historical facts are, or may be deemed to be, forward looking statements.  Forward looking statements reflect our current expectations concerning future results, objectives, plans and goals, and involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that are difficult to predict and which may cause future results, performance or achievements to differ. These risks, uncertainties and other factors include factors described in our news releases and filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including our Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2014, which has been filed with the Securities and Exchange Commission.  Readers of this press release are cautioned to consider these risks and uncertainties and not to place undue reliance on any forward-looking statements.  The Company does not undertake any obligation to publicly update any forward-looking statement, whether written or oral, relating to matters discussed in this press release, except as may be required by applicable securities laws.


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