American Realty Capital Properties Announces Monthly Distribution for December 2012

American Realty Capital Properties Announces Monthly Distribution for December
                                     2012

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2012

NEW YORK, Nov. 27, 2012 /PRNewswire/ --American Realty Capital Properties,
Inc. (the "Company") (NASDAQ: ARCP) announced today that, pursuant to the
prior authorization of its board of directors, the Company has declared its
fourth consecutive quarterly increase to its annual distribution from $0.890
to $0.895 per share per annum to be paid monthly to stockholders of record at
the close of business on the 8th day of each month, payable on the 15th day of
such month. Accordingly, the Company's December 2012 dividend will be paid on
December 15, 2012, to stockholders of record at the close of business on
December 8, 2012, in an amount equal to $0.07458 per share.

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Important Notice

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. is a publicly traded Maryland
corporation listed on The NASDAQ Capital Market that elected to qualify as a
real estate investment trust with the year ended December 31, 2011, focused on
owning and acquiring single tenant freestanding commercial properties subject
to net leases with high credit quality tenants. Additional information about
the Company can be found on the Company's website at
www.americanrealtycapitalproperties.com.

The statements in this press release that are not historical facts may be
forward-looking statements. These forward-looking statements involve risks and
uncertainties that could cause the outcome to be materially different.

SOURCE American Realty Capital Properties, Inc.

Website: http://www.americanrealtycapitalproperties.com
Contact: Anthony J. DeFazio, DeFazio Communications, LLC,
tony@defaziocommunications.com, +1-484-532-7783; Brian S. Block, EVP & CFO,
American Realty Capital Properties, Inc., bblock@arlcap.com, +1-212-415-6500