Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Announces Fourth Quarter 2013 Common and Series D Convertible Perpetual Preferred Share Dividends

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Nov. 20, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) (the "Company") today announced that on November 19, 2013, its Board of Trustees declared a fourth quarter common share dividend of $0.1875 per share for the period of October 1, 2013 through December 31, 2013 and a Series D convertible perpetual preferred share dividend of $0.90625 per share for the same period.

The dividends are payable on January 2, 2014 to shareholders of record on December 20, 2013.

About Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust

Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) is a fully integrated, self-administered, publicly-traded real estate investment trust (REIT) based in Farmington Hills, Michigan. The Company's business is the ownership and management of multi-anchor shopping centers in strategic metropolitan markets throughout the Eastern, Midwestern and Central United States. At September 30, 2013, the Company owned and managed a portfolio of 79 shopping centers and one office building with approximately 15.3 million square feet of gross leasable area owned by the Company or its joint ventures. The properties are located in Michigan, Florida, Ohio, Georgia, Missouri, Colorado, Wisconsin, Illinois, Indiana, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Tennessee. At September 30, 2013, the Company's core operating portfolio was 95.6% leased.

CONTACT: Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Contact: Dawn Hendershot Director of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications 248.592.6202Source:Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust