American Realty Capital Properties Announces Monthly Dividend for May 2013

  American Realty Capital Properties Announces Monthly Dividend for May 2013

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, April 26, 2013

NEW YORK, April 26, 2013 /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 an
annualized dividend of $0.900 per share to be paid monthly to stockholders of
record at the close of business on the 8^th day of each month, payable on the
15^th day of such month. Accordingly, on May 15, 2013, the Company will pay a
dividend of $0.075 per share to stockholders of record at the close of
business on May 8, 2013.

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In addition, as previously disclosed, the Company's board of directors
authorized, and the Company declared, its sixth consecutive quarterly increase
to its annualized dividend. The annualized dividend will be increased by
$0.01, from $0.900 to $0.910 per annum, commencing with the Company's June
2013 dividend.

Important Notice

American Realty Capital Properties, Inc. is a publicly traded Maryland
corporation listed on The NASDAQ Global Select 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.arcpreit.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.arcpreit.com
Contact: From: Anthony J. DeFazio, Diccicco Battista Communications,
tdefazio@ddcworks.com, Ph: 484-342-3600; For: Brian S. Block, EVP & CFO,
American Realty Capital Properties, Inc., bblock@arlcap.com, Ph: 212-415-6500