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Apr 28, 2022

Realty Income Announces Expanded $4.25 Billion Unsecured Revolving Credit Facility

SAN DIEGO, April 28, 2022 /PRNewswire/ -- Realty Income Corporation (Realty Income, NYSE: O), The Monthly Dividend Company®, today announced that it has closed on an amended $4.25 billion multicurrency unsecured revolving credit facility, which replaces the company's existing $3.0 billion unsecured revolving credit facility.

The capacity of the revolving credit facility can be increased to $5.25 billion with an accordion expansion feature, which is subject to obtaining lender commitments. The revolving credit facility initially matures in June 2026 and includes two six-month extensions that can be exercised at the company's option. Pursuant to the terms of the revolving credit facility, the company's current A3/A- credit ratings provide for a borrowing rate of 72.5 basis points over an adjusted SOFR rate, with a facility commitment fee of 12.5 basis points, for all-in drawn pricing of 85 basis points over the adjusted SOFR rate.

A total of 25 lenders are participating in the revolving credit facility, including Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as the Administrative Agent. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Mizuho Bank, Ltd. and TD Bank, N.A. are serving as Joint Bookrunners. Wells Fargo Securities, LLC, JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Mizuho Bank, Ltd., TD Bank, N.A., BofA Securities, Inc. and Regions Capital Markets are serving as Joint Lead Arrangers. JPMorgan Chase Bank, N.A., Mizuho Bank, Ltd. and TD Bank, N.A. are serving as Syndication Agents. Bank of America, N.A., Regions Bank, BNP Paribas SA, U.S. Bank National Association, The Bank of Nova Scotia and Royal Bank of Canada are serving as Documentation Agents.

Other participants in the new credit facility include Barclays Bank PLC, Citibank, N.A., Goldman Sachs Bank USA, Morgan Stanley Bank, N.A, PNC Bank, BBVA, S.A., BMO Harris Bank, N.A., Bank of New York Mellon, Citizens Bank, Credit Suisse AG, Huntington Bancshares Inc., Truist Bank, UBS AG, Associated Bank, and Comerica Bank.

"We are grateful to our lending partners for their longstanding support and loyalty. We believe that the additional financial flexibility afforded to us through the upsized revolver will allow us to continue our profitable growth journey, including internationally, while preserving ample liquidity," said Christie Kelly, Executive Vice President, Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer of Realty Income.

About Realty Income
Realty Income, The Monthly Dividend Company®, is an S&P 500 company and member of the S&P 500 Dividend Aristocrats® index. We invest in people and places to deliver dependable monthly dividends that increase over time. The company is structured as a REIT, and its monthly dividends are supported by the cash flow from over 11,100 real estate properties owned under long-term net lease agreements with commercial clients. To date, the company has declared 622 consecutive common stock monthly dividends throughout its 53-year operating history and increased the dividend 115 times since Realty Income's public listing in 1994 (NYSE: O). Additional information about the company can be obtained from the corporate website at www.realtyincome.com.

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