Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. and Spirit Realty, L.P. Announce Extension of Exchange Offer of Spirit Realty, L.P.’s 4.450% Notes due 2026 for Registered Notes

DALLAS, May 11, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Spirit Realty Capital, Inc. (NYSE: SRC) (“Spirit” or the “Company”) announced today that, together with its operating partnership subsidiary, Spirit Realty, L.P. (the “Operating Partnership”), they have extended the pending exchange offer to exchange up to $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of the Operating Partnership’s 4.450% Notes due 2026, which have been registered under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended (the “Exchange Notes”), for any and all of the Operating Partnership’s outstanding 4.450% Notes due 2026, which were issued in a private placement (the “Private Notes”). The exchange offer, which was originally scheduled to expire at 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on May 12, 2017, has been extended until 5:00 p.m., New York City time, on May 26, 2017, unless further extended. The Private Notes and the Exchange Notes are the senior unsecured obligations of the Operating Partnership and are fully and unconditionally guaranteed by the Company. Tenders with respect to approximately $134.5 aggregate principal amount of the Private Notes, out of a total of $300.0 million aggregate principal amount eligible to participate in the exchange offer, have been received to date.

This press release shall not constitute an offer to sell or exchange any securities or a solicitation of an offer to buy or exchange any securities. The exchange offer is being made only by means of a written prospectus dated April 14, 2017, and the exchange offer, as extended hereby, remains subject to the terms and conditions stated therein. Requests for assistance or for copies of the exchange offer prospectus should be directed to U.S. Bank National Association, Attn.: Specialized Finance, 60 Livingston Ave-EP-MN-WS2N, St. Paul, MN 55107-2292.

FORWARD-LOOKING AND CAUTIONARY STATEMENTS
This press release contains forward-looking statements within the meaning of the Private Securities Litigation Reform Act of 1995 and other federal securities laws. These forward-looking statements can be identified by the use of words such as “expect,” “plan,” “will,” “estimate,” “project,” “intend,” “believe,” “guidance,” and other similar expressions that do not relate to historical matters. These forward-looking statements are subject to known and unknown risks and uncertainties that can cause actual results to differ materially from those currently anticipated due to a number of factors, which include, but are not limited to, Spirit’s continued ability to source new investments, risks associated with using debt to fund Spirit’s business activities (including refinancing and interest rate risks, changes in interest rates and/or credit spreads, changes in the price of our common stock, and conditions of the equity and debt capital markets, generally), unknown liabilities acquired in connection with acquired properties or interests in real-estate related entities, general risks affecting the real estate industry and local real estate markets (including, without limitation, the market value of our properties, the inability to enter into or renew leases at favorable rates, portfolio occupancy varying from our expectations, dependence on tenants’ financial condition and operating performance, risk of tenant default and competition from other developers, owners and operators of real estate), financial performance of our retail tenants and the demand for retail space, particularly with respect to challenges being experienced by general merchandise retailers, potential fluctuations in the consumer, risks associated with our failure to maintain our status as a REIT under the Internal Revenue Code of 1986, as amended, and other additional risks discussed in Spirit’s most recent filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission, including its Annual Report on Form 10-K. Spirit expressly disclaims any responsibility to update or revise forward-looking statements, whether as a result of new information, future events or otherwise, except as required by law.