Press Release Details

Jun 16, 2009

Realty Income Increases Common Stock Monthly Dividend 47th Consecutive Quarterly Increase

ESCONDIDO, CALIFORNIA, June 16, 2009. Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income), The Monthly Dividend Company®, (NYSE:O) today announced that its Board of Directors has declared an increase in the Company’s common stock monthly cash dividend to $0.142375 per share from $0.1420625 per share. The dividend is payable on July 15, 2009 to shareholders of record as of July 1, 2009. This is the 47th consecutive quarterly increase and the 54th dividend increase since Realty Income went public in 1994. The new monthly dividend amount represents an annualized dividend amount of $1.7085 per share as compared to the previous annualized dividend amount of $1.70475 per share. The Company continues its long-term policy of declaring and paying dividends on a monthly, rather than on a quarterly, basis.

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