Crombie REIT reports special meeting voting results

Crombie REIT (TSX: CRR.UN) 
STELLARTON, NS, Sept. 20, 2013 /CNW/ - At the special meeting of unitholders 
of Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: CRR.UN) ("Crombie") held on 
September 19, 2013, unitholders adopted resolutions approving the proposed 
acquisition of a portfolio of 68 retail properties, each currently anchored by 
a Canada Safeway store from Sobeys West Inc., a wholly-owned subsidiary of 
Sobeys Inc. (the "Acquisition"), and a related $150 million private placement 
of Class B LP Units of Crombie LP to ECL Developments Ltd., an affiliate of 
Sobeys Inc. (the "Private Placement"), and also approved an amendment to 
Crombie's Declaration of Trust, all as more fully described in the Management 
Information Circular for the special meeting, a copy of which is available at 
www.sedar.com. 
There were 20,325,237 REIT units and 38,430,221 Special Voting Units 
represented in person or by proxy at the meeting, representing an aggregate of 
63.8% of all eligible votes. After excluding votes required to be excluded 
under applicable securities laws and the rules of the Toronto Stock Exchange, 
there were 19,138,670 votes in favour of the resolution approving the 
Acquisition and the Private Placement and 73,877 votes against, representing 
approval by 99.6% of votes cast. There were 58,712,736 votes in favour of the 
resolution approving the amendment to Crombie's Declaration of Trust and 
42,722 votes against, representing approval by 99.9% of votes cast. 
The Acquisition remains subject to regulatory approval and other conditions 
and is expected to close in the fourth quarter of 2013. 
About Crombie 
Crombie is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust 
established under, and governed by, the laws of the Province of Ontario. 
Crombie currently owns a portfolio of 180 commercial properties across Canada, 
comprising approximately 14.6 million square feet with a strategy to own and 
operate a portfolio of primarily high quality grocery and drug store anchored 
shopping centers and freestanding stores in the top 36 markets or stable or 
growing trade areas in Canada. 
This news release may contain forward-looking statements that reflect the 
current expectations of management of Crombie about Crombie's future results, 
performance, achievements, prospects and opportunities. Wherever possible, 
words such as "continue", "may", "will", "estimate", "anticipate", "believe", 
"expect", "intend" and similar expressions have been used to identify these 
forward-looking statements. These statements reflect current beliefs and are 
based on information currently available to management of Crombie, and 
include, without limitation, statements regarding the expected closing date 
for the Acquisition. 
Readers are cautioned that such forward-looking statements are subject to 
certain risks and uncertainties that could cause actual results to differ 
materially from these statements. Crombie can give no assurance that actual 
results will be consistent with these forward-looking statements. A number of 
factors, including those discussed in the Management Discussion and Analysis 
for the year ended December 31, 2012 under "Risk Management", could cause 
actual results, performance, achievements, prospects or opportunities to 
differ materially from the results discussed or implied in the forward-looking 
statements. These factors should be considered carefully and a reader should 
not place undue reliance on the forward-looking statements. There can be no 
assurance that the expectations of management of Crombie will prove to be 
correct.
 

SOURCE  Crombie REIT 
Glenn Hynes, FCA Chief Financial Officer and Secretary Crombie REIT (902) 
755-8100 
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CO: Crombie REIT
ST: Nova Scotia
NI: MNA  
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