Halifax, Nova Scotia – August 16, 2019 – ViveRE Communities Inc. (TSXV:VCOM) (“ViveRE” or the “Company”) announces that it has entered into a Purchase and Sale Agreement with Ryan Oak Estates to acquire all of the real property located at 542 and 550 Ryan Street, Moncton, New Brunswick (“Ryan Oak”). 542 and 550 Ryan Street are multi-unit residential properties totaling 46 units.
ViveRE will acquire 542 and 550 Ryan Street for an aggregate purchase price of $5,488,000 subject to adjustments at closing. ViveRE will place a collateral mortgage in the maximum amount of $4,100,000 with the balance of the purchase price payable in cash from the proceeds of a non-brokered private placement financing that ViveRE expects to complete concurrent with the closing of this transaction (the “Transaction”).
ViveRE Communities Inc. will undertake a non-brokered private placement financing for up to $2,000,000 in the form of Units, comprised of 50% common shares at a price of $0.22 per common share and 50% convertible debenture, bearing interest at 7%, maturing in 2 years, convertible to common shares of ViveRE Communities at a price of $0.25 per common share. Tier 1 Units will be offered in amounts of $25,000 per Unit. Tier 2 Units will be offered in amounts of $250,000 per unit. Each $250,000 Tier 2 Unit purchased will also include 500,000 share purchase warrants, exercisable at a common share price of $0.25 per common share of ViveRE for a period of two years from issuance.
ViveRE Communities Inc. (TSX.V: VCOM) (the “Company”) continues to execute its plans to acquire recently built or refurbished, highly leased multi-residential properties in bedroom communities across Canada. The Company aims to satisfy the needs of the newly emerging 55+ resident. The demographic that has changed the world is now changing the way residential rental apartments cater to their requirements. Their desire for community, along with service and convenience amenities has led to the emergence of the Naturally Occurring Retirement Community or “NORC”. Apartments are the next “home”, after years of owning they look forward to the carefree lifestyle provided through renting in a community of their peers. ViveRE Communities Inc. intends to consolidate this emerging market niche. After the acquisition of 41 and 50 Noel Avenue, Saint John, NB, the Company has developed a robust pipeline of qualified properties for potential acquisition. Screening properties identified to match the criteria set out in the Company business plan (proximity to healthcare, amenities, services and shopping), management has identified a number of attractive targets for consideration by the Board. The Company intends to acquire in excess of 500 units in the coming twelve months.
On behalf of the Board of Directors of ViveRE Communities Inc.
Chief Executive Officer
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