Martes 25 de Septiembre 2018

Senior Housing Properties Trust Announces 2016 Dividend Allocation

NEWTON, Mass.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Senior Housing Properties Trust (Nasdaq: SNH) today announced that the
characterization of dividends for 2016 income tax reporting purposes is
as follows:

Common Shares

               
Dividend Allocation
Per Share
            Unrecaptured    
Declaration Record Paid/Payable Dividends Ordinary Qualified Capital Section 1250 Return of

Dates

Dates

Dates

Per Share

Income

Dividend

Gain

Gain

Capital

01/11/16 01/22/16 02/23/16 $0.39 $0.2292 $0.0022 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.1586
04/13/16 04/25/16 05/19/16 $0.39 $0.2292 $0.0022 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.1586
07/12/16 07/22/16 08/18/16 $0.39 $0.2292 $0.0022 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.1586
10/11/16 10/21/16 11/17/16 $0.39 $0.2292 $0.0022 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.1586
TOTALS: $1.56 $0.9168 $0.0088 $0.0000 $0.0000 $0.6344
100.00% 58.77% 0.56% 0.00% 0.00% 40.67%

SNH’s common share CUSIP number is 81721M109. This information
represents final income allocations.

Shareholders should look to IRS Form 1099-DIV for their tax reporting.
This press release is not intended to replace the Form 1099-DIV.

Senior Housing Properties Trust is a real estate investment trust, or
REIT, which owns senior living communities, medical office buildings and
wellness centers throughout the United States. SNH is managed by the
operating subsidiary of The RMR Group Inc. (Nasdaq: RMR), an alternative
asset management company that is headquartered in Newton, MA.

A Maryland Real Estate Investment Trust with transferable shares of
beneficial interest listed on the Nasdaq.

No shareholder,
Trustee or officer is personally liable for any act or obligation of the
Trust.

Contacts

Senior Housing Properties Trust
Brad Shepherd, 617-796-8234
Director,
Investor Relations