Goodman (NZ) Limited, the Manager of Goodman Property Trust (“GMT or “Trust”) is pleased to announce the sale of the Trust’s interest in Wynyard Precinct Holdings Limited (owner of the VXV Portfolio1) has now been completed.
The Trust’s 51% share in the joint venture reflected a gross sale price of $323.9 million, making it one of the largest real estate transactions in New Zealand. With more than $1.2 billion of sales over the last five years GMT’s investment strategy is now exclusively focused on the Auckland industrial market.
The timing of the sale is consistent with earlier assumptions and cash earnings guidance for FY19 has been reaffirmed at around 7.0 cents per unit. Cash distributions of 6.65 cents per unit are expected to be paid for the full year.