Healthcare Realty Trust Announces First Quarter Dividend Increase

Company Reports Preferred Stock Dividend and Thirty-first Consecutive

Common Dividend Increase



Apr 24, 2001, 01:00 ET from Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated

    NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
     Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:   HR) today announced its
 thirty-first consecutive common stock dividend increase for the quarter ended
 March 31, 2001.  This dividend, in the amount of $0.575 per share, represents
 an increase of $0.005 per share over the dividend paid for the quarter ended
 December 31, 2000.  The dividend is payable on June 7, 2001 to shareholders of
 record on May 15, 2001.  At this rate, quarterly dividends approximate an
 annualized dividend payment of $2.30 per share.
     Healthcare Realty Trust also announced a cash dividend of $0.55469 per
 share for its 8 7/8% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock.  The dividend is
 payable on May 31, 2001 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2001.
     Healthcare Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust that integrates
 owning, managing and developing income-producing real estate properties
 associated with the delivery of healthcare services throughout the United
 States.  The Company's portfolio is comprised of nine major facility types,
 located in 32 states nationwide, and operated pursuant to contractual
 arrangements with 66 healthcare providers.  The Company has investments of
 approximately $1.7 billion in 267 real estate properties or mortgages,
 totaling almost twelve million square feet.  The Company provides property
 management or asset management services to more than ten million square feet
 nationwide.
     In addition to the historical information contained within, the matters
 discussed in this press release may contain forward-looking statements that
 involve risks and uncertainties.  These risks are discussed in a 10-K filed
 with the SEC by Healthcare Realty Trust for the year ended December 31, 2000.
 Forward-looking statements represent the Company's judgment as of the date of
 this release.  The Company disclaims any obligation to update forward-looking
 material.
 
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SOURCE Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated
    NASHVILLE, Tenn., April 24 /PRNewswire Interactive News Release/ --
     Healthcare Realty Trust Incorporated (NYSE:   HR) today announced its
 thirty-first consecutive common stock dividend increase for the quarter ended
 March 31, 2001.  This dividend, in the amount of $0.575 per share, represents
 an increase of $0.005 per share over the dividend paid for the quarter ended
 December 31, 2000.  The dividend is payable on June 7, 2001 to shareholders of
 record on May 15, 2001.  At this rate, quarterly dividends approximate an
 annualized dividend payment of $2.30 per share.
     Healthcare Realty Trust also announced a cash dividend of $0.55469 per
 share for its 8 7/8% Series A Cumulative Preferred Stock.  The dividend is
 payable on May 31, 2001 to shareholders of record on May 15, 2001.
     Healthcare Realty Trust is a real estate investment trust that integrates
 owning, managing and developing income-producing real estate properties
 associated with the delivery of healthcare services throughout the United
 States.  The Company's portfolio is comprised of nine major facility types,
 located in 32 states nationwide, and operated pursuant to contractual
 arrangements with 66 healthcare providers.  The Company has investments of
 approximately $1.7 billion in 267 real estate properties or mortgages,
 totaling almost twelve million square feet.  The Company provides property
 management or asset management services to more than ten million square feet
 nationwide.
     In addition to the historical information contained within, the matters
 discussed in this press release may contain forward-looking statements that
 involve risks and uncertainties.  These risks are discussed in a 10-K filed
 with the SEC by Healthcare Realty Trust for the year ended December 31, 2000.
 Forward-looking statements represent the Company's judgment as of the date of
 this release.  The Company disclaims any obligation to update forward-looking
 material.
 
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