Omega Healthcare Exercises Option to Acquire 63 Additional Facilities from CapitalSource

Omega Healthcare Investors, Inc. (NYSE:OHI) announced that it has exercised its option to acquire 63 additional long-term care facilities from affiliates of CapitalSource Inc. (“CapitalSource”) for approximately $295 million, consisting of approximately: (i) $34 million in cash to sellers, and (ii) repayment of $261 million of debt at closing.   The 63 facilities represent 6,607 available beds located in 19 states and are part of 30 in-place triple net leases among 18 operators. The 30 leases generate approximately $34 million of annualized revenue.

Omega acquired the option to purchase the 63 facilities in connection with Omega’s previously announced securities purchase agreement with CapitalSource, pursuant to which Omega acquired entities owning 40 facilities on December 22, 2009, and has agreed to acquire 40 other facilities subject to obtaining consent of the U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development.