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Split REIT Opportunity Trust: Distribution Press Release

TORONTO, September 20, 2010 - Split REIT Opportunity Trust (TSX: SOT.PR.A, SOT.UN) announces a quarterly distribution of $0.14375 per Preferred Security and a monthly distribution of $0.045 per Capital Unit for the month ending September 30, 2010. The distribution will be paid on or before October 15, 2010, to unitholders of record on September 30, 2010.

For further information, please contact Rob MacNiven, Investor Relations at 416-642-1289 or 1-877-642-1289 or visit www.firstasset.com.