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RioCan Yonge Eglinton Centre
2300 Yonge St, Suite 500
Box 2386
Toronto, ON
M4P 1E4


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Our scale and strategy drive long-term value for unitholders.

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RioCan is one of Canada's largest real estate investment trusts, with a total enterprise value of approximately $15 billion as of March 31, 2022.

RioCan's purpose is to deliver stable and reliable cash distributions to its unitholders. We accomplish this by following a strategy of owning, developing, and managing retail-focused, increasingly mixed-use transit-oriented properties in Canada’s major markets.

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  • 91.7% of rental revenue from Canada’s six major markets
  • 97.0% committed occupancy rate
  • 85.5% of revenue from strong and stable tenants

RioCan Real Estate Investment Trust (REIT) is an unincorporated "closed-end" trust governed by the laws of the Province of Ontario and constituted pursuant to a Declaration of Trust. RioCan is publicly traded and is listed on the Toronto Stock Exchange under the symbol REI.UN.

Canada’s Most Adaptable Portfolio

RioCan’s inherently value-rich, adaptable major market portfolio consists of 204 retail and mixed-use properties, including 13 development properties in Canada’s most desirable locations, with an aggregate net leasable area of approximately 36.2 million square feet (at RioCan's interest). Our solid foundation of strong, necessity-based tenants with enduring business fundamentals delivers stable revenue and long-term value.

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Why Invest in RioCan?

High quality, sustainable income

  • Located in Canada’s most in-demand and growing markets
  • Diversified and defensive tenant mix
  • Predominantly open-air and grocery anchored

NAV creation and additional income through scaled development program

  • Transit-oriented properties prime for mixed-used development
  • Pipeline with advanced zoning entitlements poised for project starts
  • In-house development expertise

Industry leading ESG practices

  • Committed to embedding ESG practices throughout business model
  • Established strategy, policy and plan with targets for ongoing progress

Ample liquidity and solid balance sheet

  • Consistently strong balance sheet provides flexibility and power necessary to execute strategy
  • Ample liquidity, access to low cost of debt, unencumbered assets, and laddered debt maturity insulate RioCan from broader market volatility

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Experienced leadership team

RioCan’s expert, empowered talent is supported by a strong leadership team helmed by our new, dynamic CEO and guided by our seasoned Non-Executive Chairman. Our expertise and deep sector knowledge drive our ongoing vision, and our ability to adapt nimbly to powerful trends allows us to continue delivering value into the future.

Keeping ahead of the curve

More than anyone, we understand urban and suburban growth. We stay ahead of the ever-changing needs of Canadians, evolving our desirable properties into mixed-use, transit-oriented community spaces where people want and need to be, brought to life with a diverse mix of stable tenants. Our team explores every possibility, making strategic decisions based on a wealth of experience, executing with integrity, and ensuring we drive prosperity for unitholders and tenants.

Positioned for Long-Term Growth

RioCan is securely and strategically positioned to capitalize on the attractive growth opportunities that are inherent in our portfolio and create value for our stakeholders for years to come.