Select Income REIT Announces Annual Meeting Results

  Select Income REIT Announces Annual Meeting Results

Business Wire

NEWTON, Mass. -- May 13, 2013

Select Income REIT (NYSE: SIR) today announced the results of its annual
meeting which was held earlier today as follows.

Jeffrey P. Somers was re-elected as an Independent Trustee by a plurality of
all shares voted.

Barry M. Portnoy was re-elected as a Managing Trustee by a plurality of all
shares voted.

Shareholders approved the ratification of appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as
SIR’s independent registered public accounting firm.

Select Income REIT is a real estate investment trust, or REIT, which owns
properties that are primarily net leased to single tenants. SIR 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:

Select Income REIT
Timothy A. Bonang, 617-796-8320
Vice President, Investor Relations
or
Carlynn Finn, 617-796-8320
Senior Manager, Investor Relations
www.sirreit.com