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Oct 18, 2005

Realty Income Announces Mergent Dividend Achiever Status

ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA, Oct. 18, 2005. Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income), The Monthly Dividend Company(R), (NYSE:O) today announced that the Company was named a Mergent Dividend Achiever, a distinction shared by just 314 dividend-paying companies. In addition, the Company ranks 49th for compound annual dividend growth, as compared to the other 313 companies included in the Mergent Dividend Achiever Index.

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