Dividend Capital Diversified Property Fund Acquires City View Portfolio

DENVER, April 27, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Dividend Capital Diversified Property Fund Inc. ("DPF"), a public reporting, daily NAV REIT (Nasdaq:ZDPFEX) (Nasdaq:ZDPFAX) (Nasdaq:ZDPFWX) (Nasdaq:ZDPFIX), announced that it acquired the City View Portfolio ("City View"), a collection of four multi-tenant office buildings in Austin, TX, for $68.75 million. DPF funded the acquisition through cash on hand and availability under its revolving credit facility.

City View is comprised of four adjacent Class A office buildings in the southwest submarket of Austin, TX. Three of the buildings were built in 1985 while the fourth building was completed in 1998. The buildings combine to approximately 274,000 net rentable square feet, and are 99% leased to 22 tenants.

"The acquisition of City View supports our stated investment strategy by adding a high-quality asset with a diverse tenant roster in a market that we believe has strong long-term fundamentals. Strategically, the acquisition adds to our presence in Austin, which we believe produces operational benefits for DPF," commented Michael Lynch, President of Diversified Property Fund.

Including this acquisition, DPF owns 20 office properties totaling approximately 4.3 million square feet.

About Dividend Capital Diversified Property Fund

Dividend Capital Diversified Property Fund is a public reporting, daily NAV vehicle based in Denver, CO that invests in a diversified portfolio of commercial real estate assets. DPF owned 57 properties totaling approximately 9.2 million square feet in 21 geographic markets as of March 12, 2015. More information is available at www.dividendcapitaldiversified.com.

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