NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust Announces Time for Issuance of First Quarter Results and Conference Call


TORONTO, May 6, 2010   - NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust (TSX: NWH.UN) (the "REIT") will issue its financial results for the period commencing March 25, 2010 (the date of completion of its initial public offering) and ending March 31, 2010 on the afternoon of May 14, 2010.

A conference call and live audio webcast hosted by Peter Riggin, Chief Executive Officer, Ernie Spraggs, Chief Financial Officer, and Mike Brady, Senior Vice President, will be held Monday, May 17, 2010 at 10:00 AM ET.

The conference call can be accessed by dialing (416) 800-1066 or 1-866-212-4491.

Audio replay is available until May 24th, 2010 by dialing 1-866-583-1035 and entering access code 4385867 followed by #.

The webcast can be accessed from the "Investor Information" page of the REIT's web site at, and will be archived for 30 days.

About NorthWest Healthcare Properties Real Estate Investment Trust

The REIT is an unincorporated, open-ended real estate investment trust established under the laws of the Province of Ontario. The REIT holds a portfolio of 45 income-producing properties, with a focus on medical office buildings and healthcare real estate. The REIT owns a diversified mix of such properties with approximately 2.7 million square feet of gross leasable area located in British Columbia, Alberta, Ontario, Québec, Nova Scotia and New Brunswick.

For further information, please contact:
Mike Brady , Senior Vice President
(416) 366-2000 ext. 243, or

This press release contains forward-looking statements which reflect the REIT's current expectations regarding future events. The forward-looking statements involve risks and uncertainties. Actual results could differ materially from those projected herein. The REIT disclaims any obligation to update these forward-looking statements.