Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. Extends Management Services Agreement
(TORONTO, ON) September 26, 2018 – Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. (the “Company”) (TSX:BRE), today announced that it has agreed to extend the current term of the Management Services Agreement (the “MSA”) between the Company and Brookfield Real Estate Services Manager Limited (the “Manager”) for three months through June 30, 2019.
The amended and restated MSA has been in effect since January 1, 2014. Under the terms of the MSA, the MSA automatically renews for a five-year period unless the Manager or the Company gives notice of its intention not to renew six months prior to the end of the current term. A special committee comprised of independent members of the Board of Directors (the “Special Committee”) is continuing to evaluate various matters being considered in association with the renewal of the MSA. The Special Committee expects to complete its evaluation in the coming weeks.
The Company and the Manager have agreed to extend the term of the MSA until June 30, 2019 as they continue to finalize the terms of a renewed MSA. In addition, the date by which either party must give notice of its intention not to renew is extended until December 31, 2018.
This news release contains “forward-looking information” and “forward-looking statements” within the meaning of applicable securities laws. Words such as “expects”, “continue”, “will” and other expressions that are predictions of or could indicate future events and trends and that do not relate to historical matters identify forward-looking statements. Reliance should not be placed on forward-looking statements because they involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results, performance or achievements of the Company to differ materially from anticipated future results, performance or achievement expressed or implied by such forward-looking statements. Factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those indicated in the forward-looking statements include changes in the discussions between the Company and the Manager with respect to the MSA. There is no certainty that the MSA will be renewed before the end of the extended term. The Company undertakes no obligation to publicly update or revise any forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.
About Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc.
Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc. (“BRESI”) is a leading provider of services to residential real estate brokers and a network of more than 18,000 REALTORS®1. BRESI operates in Canada under the Royal LePage, Via Capitale and Johnston & Daniel brands. Further information is available at www.brookfieldresinc.com.
For more information, please contact:
Sarah Louise Gardiner
Director of Investor Relations
Brookfield Real Estate Services Inc.
1 REALTORS® is a trademark identifying real estate licensees in Canada who are members of the Canadian Real Estate Association.