Primaris Retail Real Estate Investment Trust (Primaris) is a Canada-based open-ended real estate investment trust (REIT). The Company owns a portfolio of 35 income-producing, which are located in 28 markets in seven provinces, including British Columbia, Alberta, Saskatchewan, Manitoba, Ontario, Quebec and New Brunswick. The Company’s objective is to generate stable and growing cash distributions; to enhance the value of Company’s assets and maximize long-term unit value and to expand the asset base of Primaris and increase its funds from operations through an accretive acquisition program. Primaris is the wholly owned subsidiary of H&R REIT. The operating functions, including leasing, accounting and property management are continuing under Primaris management. The REIT holds interests in office properties, single-tenant industrial properties, retail properties and development projects, principally in the Greater Toronto Area.