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

FARMINGTON HILLS, Mich., May 7, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) (the "Company") today announced that its Board of Trustees declared a regular second quarter cash dividend of $0.20 per common share for the period of April 1, 2015 through June 30, 2015. The Board also declared a second quarter Series D convertible perpetual preferred share cash dividend of $0.90625 per share for the same period. The dividends are payable on July 1, 2015 to shareholders of record on June 19, 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 March 31, 2015, the Company owned interests in and managed a portfolio of 79 shopping centers and one office building with approximately 16.7 million square feet of gross leasable area. At March 31, 2015, the Company's core operating portfolio was 95.1% 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