Crombie REIT announces monthly distribution

STELLARTON, NS, Aug. 22 /CNW/ – Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: CRR.UN) today announced a distribution of $0.07083 per unit for the period from August 1, 2007 to and including August 31, 2007. The distribution will be payable on September 17, 2007 to unitholders of record as at August 31, 2007.


About Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust


Crombie Real Estate Investment Trust is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under, and governed by, the laws of the Province of Ontario. The trust invests in income-producing retail, office and mixed-use properties in Canada, with a future growth strategy focused primarily on the acquisition of retail properties. Crombie REIT currently owns a portfolio of 50 commercial properties in six provinces, comprising approximately 7.8 million square feet of gross leasable area. More information about Crombie REIT can be found at

Contact: Scott M. Ball, C.A., Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Secretary, Crombie REIT, (902) 755-8100