31 December 2018
An external valuation of the 64 Allara Street, Canberra asset as at 31 December 2018 has provided good news for Cromwell Direct Property Fund (Fund) unitholders: a 1% increase in the value of the asset to $18 million, up from the valuation of $17.5 million as at 31 December 2017.
The increase in valuation is underpinned by a reduction in the capitalisation rate.
An external valuation of the Boundary Street, Spring Hill asset as at 31 December 2018 resulted in no change to the asset value, which remains at $42 million.
The Fund also benefited from an internal valuation increase to both the Rand Distribution Centre, located in Direk, SA, and Energex House, Newstead, Brisbane, owned by the Cromwell Property Trust 12 and the Cromwell Riverpark Trust respectively, in which the Fund owns units.
The Rand Distribution Centre valuation increased by 1.5% to $49.75 million, up from $49 million as at 31 March 2018, and Energex House valuation increased by 0.4% to $274 million, up from $273 million as at 30 June 2018.
The increase in value of the assets are expected to affect the unit price for units issued and redeemed in the Fund on and from 1 January 2019.
If you have any questions or would like to know more about the Cromwell Direct Property Fund, please visit www.cromwell.com.au/DPF or contact Cromwell’s Investor Services Team on 1300 268 078 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Cromwell Funds Management Limited ABN 63 114 782 777 AFSL 333214 (CFM) has prepared this notice and is the responsible entity of, and the issuer of units in, the Cromwell Direct Property Fund ARSN 165 011 905 (Fund). In making an investment decision in relation to the Fund, it is important that you read the product disclosure statement dated 29 September 2017 (PDS). The PDS is issued by CFM and is available from www.cromwell.com.au/dpf or by calling Cromwell’s Investor Services Team on 1300 268 078. Applications for units in the Fund can only be made on the application form accompanying the PDS. This notice has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs. Before making an investment decision, you should consider the PDS and assess, with or without your financial or tax adviser, whether the Fund fits your objectives, financial situation or needs. CFM and its related bodies corporate, and their associates, do not receive any remuneration or benefits for the general advice given in this notice. If you acquire units in the Fund, CFM and certain related parties may receive fees from the Fund and these fees are disclosed in the PDS.
Please note: Any investment, including an investment in the Fund, is subject to risk. If a risk eventuates, it may result in reduced distributions and/or a loss of some or all of the capital value of your investment. See the PDS for examples of key risks.
Past performance is not a reliable indicator of future performance. Forward-looking statements in this update are provided as a general guide only. Capital growth, distributions and tax consequences cannot be guaranteed. Forward-looking statements and the performance of the Fund are subject to the risks and assumptions set out in the PDS.