Acadia Realty Trust Reports No Significant Property Damage from Hurricane Sandy

  Acadia Realty Trust Reports No Significant Property Damage from Hurricane
  Sandy

Business Wire

WHITE PLAINS, N.Y. -- October 31, 2012

Acadia Realty Trust (NYSE: AKR) today reported that, based on preliminary
property inspections, it has not experienced any significant damage at its
properties located in those regions impacted by the storm. Continuing
inspection and assessment is ongoing in order to confirm the condition of
these properties.

About Acadia Realty Trust

Acadia Realty Trust, a fully-integrated equity real estate investment trust,
is focused on the acquisition, ownership, management and redevelopment of
high-quality retail properties and urban/infill mixed-use properties with a
strong retail component located primarily in high-barrier-to-entry,
densely-populated metropolitan areas along the East Coast and in Chicago.
Acadia owns, or has an ownership interest in, these properties through its
core portfolio and its opportunistic/value-add investment funds. Additional
information may be found on the Company’s website at www.acadiarealty.com.

Certain matters in this press release may constitute forward-looking
statements within the meaning of federal securities law and as such may
involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may
cause the actual results, performances or achievements of Acadia to be
materially different from any future results, performances or achievements
expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. These forward-looking
statements include statements regarding Acadia’s future financial results and
its ability to capitalize on potential opportunities arising from continued
economic uncertainty. Factors that could cause the Company’s forward-looking
statements to differ from its future results include, but are not limited to,
those discussed under the headings “Risk Factors” and “Management's Discussion
and Analysis of Financial Condition and Results of Operations” in the
Company’s most recent annual report on Form 10-K filed with the SEC on
February 28, 2012 (“Form 10-K”) and other periodic reports filed with the SEC,
including risks related to: (i) the current global financial environment and
its effect on retail tenants; (ii) the Company’s reliance on revenues derived
from major tenants; (iii) the Company’s limited control over joint venture
investments; (iv) the Company’s partnership structure; (v) real estate and the
geographic concentration of our properties; (vi) market interest rates; (vii)
leverage; (viii) liability for environmental matters; (ix) the Company’s
growth strategy; (x) the Company’s status as a REIT; (xi) uninsured losses and
(xii) the loss of key executives. Copies of the Form 10-K and the other
periodic reports Acadia files with the SEC are available on the Company’s
website at www.acadiarealty.com. Any forward-looking statements in this press
release speak only as of the date hereof. Acadia expressly disclaims any
obligation or undertaking to release publicly any updates or revisions to any
forward-looking statements contained herein to reflect any change in Acadia's
expectations with regard thereto or change in events, conditions or
circumstances on which any such statement is based.

Contact:

Acadia Realty Trust
Jon Grisham, (914) 288-8100