Whitestone REIT Announces Second Quarter 2015 Earnings Release Date and Conference Call Information

HOUSTON, July 16, 2015 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- Whitestone REIT (NYSE:WSR) ("Whitestone") announced today that it will release its financial results for the second quarter ended June 30, 2015 after the market closes on Wednesday, August 5, 2015.

The Company will host a conference call to discuss its second quarter results on Thursday, August 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 and Telephone

Investors and other interested parties can listen to a live webcast of the conference call via the internet through the Investor Relations section of the Company's website, www.whitestonereit.com, using the News/Events – Press Releases tab. The conference call is also accessible via telephone by dialing 1-888-503-8171 for domestic participants or 1-719-325-2456 for international participants. Listeners should go to the website at least 15 minutes prior to the start of 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 August 20, 2015, by dialing 1-877-870-5176 for domestic listeners or 1-858-384-5517 for international listeners and entering the pass code 9266209. Additionally, a replay of the call will be available on Whitestone's website until the Company's 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 second 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, re-develops, repositions, leases, manages and operates 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 specialty retail, grocery, restaurants, medical, educational and financial services. Founded in 1998, the Company is internally managed with a portfolio of 67 commercial properties in Texas, Arizona, and Illinois. For additional information about the Company, please visit www.whitestonereit.com.

CONTACT: Whitestone REIT: Bob Aronson Director of Investor Relations (713) 435-2219

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