Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Announces First Quarter 2015 Common and Series D Convertible Perpetual Preferred Share Dividends

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., Feb. 24, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Trustees declared a regular first quarter cash dividend of $0.20 per common share for the period of January 1, 2015 through March 31, 2015. The Board also declared a first quarter Series D convertible perpetual preferred share cash dividend of $0.90625 per share for the same period. The dividends are payable on April 1, 2015 to shareholders of record on March 20, 2015.


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 large, multi-anchor shopping centers primarily in a dozen of the largest metropolitan markets in the United States. At December 31, 2014, the Company owned interest in and managed a portfolio of 80 shopping centers and one office building with approximately 16.9 million square feet of gross leasable area. At December 31, 2014, the Company's core operating portfolio was 95.5% leased. Additional information regarding the Company is available on its corporate website: www.rgpt.com.

CONTACT: Company Contact: Dawn L. Hendershot, Vice President of Investor Relations and Corporate Communications 31500 Northwestern Highway, Suite 300 Farmington Hills, MI 48334 dhendershot@rgpt.com (248) 592-6202Source:Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust