Whitestone REIT Announces First Quarter 2015 Earnings Release and Conference Call

HOUSTON, April 13, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) ("Whitestone"), announced today that the Company will release financial results for the quarter ended March 31, 2015 after the market closes Tuesday, May 5, 2015.

Whitestone will host a webcast and conference call for investors and other interested parties on Wednesday, May 6, 2015 at 11:00 A.M. (Eastern Time). The call will be led by James C. Mastandrea, Chairman and Chief Executive Officer, and David K. Holeman, Chief Financial Officer.

Listen via Webcast

Interested parties can listen to the call live on the internet through the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, www.whitestonereit.com, using the News/Events – Press Releases tab. The call is also accessible via telephone by dialing 1-800-946-0785 for domestic participants or 1-719-325-2443 for international participants. Listeners should go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the call to download and install any necessary audio software. Those dialing in should call in at least five to ten minutes prior to the start.

The conference call will be recorded and a telephone replay will be available through May 20, 2015, by dialing 1-877-870-5176 for domestic listeners or 1-858-384-5517 for international listeners and entering the pass code 5781573. Additionally, a replay of the call will be available on the Company's website until its next earnings release.

The earnings release and supplemental data package will be located in the Investor Relations section of the website on the News/Events - Press Releases tab. For those without internet access, the first quarter earnings release and supplemental data package will be available by mail upon request. To receive a copy, please call the Company's Investor Relations line at (713) 435-2219.

About Whitestone REIT

Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) is a fully integrated real estate investment trust ("REIT") that owns, manages, operates, leases and repositions and redevelops Value-Add Community Centered PropertiesTM. Whitestone focuses on value creation in its community centers, concentrating on local service-oriented tenants. Whitestone's diversified tenant base provides service offerings including medical, education, casual dining, and convenience services. The largest of its 1,347 tenants only accounts for 2.2% of its annualized base rental revenues as of December 31, 2014. Founded in 1998, the Company is internally managed with a portfolio of 64 commercial properties in Texas, Arizona, and Illinois. For additional information about the Company, please visit www.whitestonereit.com.

CONTACT: Whitestone REIT: David K. Holeman, CFO (713) 435-2227 dholeman@whitestonereit.com

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