ALEXIS NIHON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST

ALEXIS NIHON REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST

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Company Overview
Alexis Nihon Real Estate Investment Trust is an unincorporated, closed-end real estate investment trust in Canada. The company’s portfolio consists of high-quality, diverse real estate assets in the Greater Montreal Area and the National Capital Region. It was created to provide unit holders with an attractive yield and strong, sustainable and growing tax-deferred cash distributions. As of December 2006, the company’s portfolio consisted of 65 office, retail and industrial properties (including a 426-unit multi-family residential property) aggregating 9.1 million square feet of leasable area, of which 0.4 million square feet was co-owned.
Alexis Nihon Real Estate Investment Trust originated in 1948 as small property development company created by Mr. Alexis Nihon, a Belgian-born inventor, industrialist, philanthropist and entrepreneur. Mr. Nihon’s first real estate project was the acquisition and development of farmland between what would become Pierre-Elliot-Trudeau Airport and downtown Montreal. Alexis Nihon Real Estate Investment Trust aims to provide unit holders with stable and growing tax-deferred cash distributions.
Business Summary
The Trust is an unincorporated closed-ended investment trust whose initial portfolio consists of 18 high-quality, diverse real estate assets with 3.6 million square feet, located in the Greater Montreal area.
Description and history
Alexis Nihon Real Estate Investment Trust is an unincorporated closed-ended investment trust created by a contract of trust (the ‘Contract of Trust’) dated October 18, 2002. With over 60 years experience and a reputation for excellence, the Alexis Nihon REIT (TSX: AN.UN) was created in December 2002. The initial portfolio consists of 18 high-quality, diverse real estate assets with 3.6 million square feet, located in the Greater Montreal area. The REIT was created to provide unitholders with an attractive yield and strong, sustainable and growing tax-deferred cash distributions.

The Trust was formed on October 18, 2002 and was listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange on December 19, 2002.

Effective May 23, 2007, the Trust was acquired by Homburg Invest Inc., and was delisted from the Toronto Stock Exchange on the same date.

Originated as a small property development company created by Mr. Alexis Nihon

Business Line
An unincorporated, closed-end real estate investment trust
Subsidiary

Advisor
RSM RICHTER LLP
IPO date
12/19/2002
US SIC Code
6726
Company Address
Suite 1010
1, Place Alexis Nihon
City province or state postal code
H3Z 3B8, MONTREAL, QC
Phone: +1 514 931 2591
Fax: +1 514 931 1618
Country address: CANADA
Website url: www.alexisnihon.com