Premier NIC Sponsorship

Posted: 9/6/2012

CHICAGO, Sept. 6, 2012 — Aviv REIT, Inc. (“Aviv” or the “Company”) announced today that it will be one of the five Premier Partners at the National Investment Center for the Seniors Housing and Care Industry’s (“NIC”) 22nd National Conference, which will be held in Chicago from September 19th through September 21st. NIC is one of the industry’s leading organizations and conference for investors, lenders, owners and operators.

The Company will have a strong presence at the conference with Aviv’s senior management in attendance. In addition, Aviv’s three largest tenants, Daybreak Venture, Saber Healthcare Group and EmpRes Healthcare Management, will participate in a panel discussion titled “Life After Medicare Cuts: Delivering Value and Maintaining Profitability” on Thursday, September 20th, at 1:30 p.m. central time.

“Aviv is pleased to be one of NIC’s five Premier Partners for the second straight year and has been supporting the conference since its inception in 1991,” said Craig M. Bernfield, Chairman, Chief Executive Officer and President of Aviv. “We look forward to the networking opportunities at the conference and to furthering our position as an industry leader. We are also proud that NIC selected Daybreak, Saber and EmpRes to participate in the panel discussion.”

About Aviv
Aviv REIT, Inc., based in Chicago, is a privately-owned real estate investment trust that specializes in owning post-acute and long-term care SNFs and other healthcare properties. Aviv is one of the largest owners of SNFs in the United States and has been in the business for over 30 years. The Company currently owns 251 properties that are triple-net leased to 36 operators in 28 states.

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