New York, NY (April 10, 2012) – NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (“NorthStar Income”) has originated a $52 million mezzanine loan, of which $25 million was initially funded on April 10, 2012 and $27 million will be drawn down over the next 18 months. The mezzanine loan bears interest at a fixed rate of 11.5%.

New York, NY (March 12, 2013) – NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (NorthStar Income) announced today that it has entered into a new $200 million credit facility with Deutsche Bank AG, Cayman Islands Branch (Deutsche Bank). The credit facility will be used to finance commercial real estate debt investments and has a term of five years, inclusive of extension options. The closing of this new credit facility brings our total capacity under all our credit facilities to $440 million.

NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES (August 28, 2017) – Colony NorthStar, Inc. and certain of its affiliates (collectively, “Colony NorthStar”) (NYSE: CLNS), NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc., a public, non-traded REIT (“NorthStar I”), and NorthStar Real Estate Income II, Inc., a public, non-traded REIT (“NorthStar II”), today announced that they have entered into a definitive tri-party agreement (the “Combination Agreement”) under which a select portfolio of Colony NorthStar assets and liabilities (the “CLNS Contributed Portfolio”) will combine with NorthStar I and NorthStar II in an all-stock combination transaction to create a leading commercial real estate credit REIT with approximately $5.5 billion in assets and $3.4 billion in equity value. The transaction has been approved by the board of directors of Colony NorthStar and unanimously approved by the special committees and boards of directors of NorthStar I and NorthStar II. The combined company will be named “Colony NorthStar Credit Real Estate, Inc.” (the “Company”).

NEW YORK, NY (August 16, 2013) NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (“NorthStar Income”) announced today the pricing of a $531.5 million non-recourse, floating-rate CMBS financing transaction, NorthStar 2013-1, at a weighted average coupon of LIBOR + 2.68%. The transaction will initially be collateralized by commercial real estate first mortgages and senior participations originated by NorthStar Income and its sponsor, NorthStar Realty Finance Corp (the “Sponsor”). NorthStar Income will contribute $346.1 million of collateral to the transaction and will have the flexibility to contribute up to $106.3 million of additional collateral within six months of closing. The Sponsor will contribute the remaining $79.1 million of collateral. The transaction is expected to close by the end of August.

NEW YORK, NY - July 1, 2013 - NorthStar Real Estate Income Trust, Inc. (“NorthStar Income”) announced today that it successfully completed its primary offering period having raised $1.1 billion in aggregate gross offering proceeds, including over $528 million of capital raised year to date, through its dealer manager, NorthStar Realty Securities, LLC.

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