Government Properties Income Trust Fourth Quarter Conference Call Scheduled for Wednesday, February 20th

  Government Properties Income Trust Fourth Quarter Conference Call Scheduled
  for Wednesday, February 20th

Business Wire

NEWTON, Mass. -- February 6, 2013

Government Properties Income Trust (NYSE: GOV) today announced that it will
host a conference call in conjunction with the announcement of its fourth
quarter and year end 2012 financial results.

GOV plans to issue a press release containing its fourth quarter and year end
2012 financial results before the NYSE opens on Wednesday, February 20, 2013.
Later that afternoon, at 1:00 p.m. Eastern Time, David Blackman, President and
Chief Operating Officer, and Mark Kleifges, Chief Financial Officer, will host
a conference call to discuss the fourth quarter 2012 results. Following the
company’s remarks, there will be a short question and answer period.

The conference call telephone number is (800) 553‐0288. Participants calling
from outside the United States and Canada should dial (612) 332‐0530. No pass
code is necessary to access the call from either number. Participants should
dial in about 15 minutes prior to the scheduled start of the call. A replay of
the conference call will be available through 11:59 p.m. on Wednesday,
February 27, 2013. To hear the replay, dial (320) 365-3844. The replay pass
code is 279892.

A live audio webcast of the conference call will also be available in a
listen-only mode on the company’s website, which is located at
www.govreit.com. Participants wanting to access the webcast should visit the
company’s website about five minutes before the call. The archived webcast
will be available for replay on the company’s website for about one week after
the call.

Government Properties Income Trust is a real estate investment trust, or REIT,
which owns properties leased primarily to the U.S. Government and state
governments located throughout the United States. GOV is headquartered in
Newton, MA.

A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of beneficial
               interest listed on the New York Stock Exchange.
    No shareholder, Trustee or officer is personally liable for any act or
                           obligation of the Trust.

Contact:

Government Properties Income Trust
Timothy A. Bonang, 617-219-1410
Vice President, Investor Relations
or
Elisabeth A. Heiss, 617-219-1410
Manager, Investor Relations
www.govreit.com