Headline: Dakota REIT acquires Industrial campus in Fargo, ND

07/08/2022

Headline: Dakota REIT acquires Industrial campus in Fargo, ND Date: 06-30-2022 Dakota REIT would like to announce the acquisition of the Appareo Systems campus located in the North Dakota State University (NDSU) Research Park in Fargo, ND. Recently acquired by AGCO, a worldwide manufacturer and distributor of agricultural machinery and precision ag technology, Appareo is a product development and technology company. The campus consists of 2 industrial flex buildings totaling 88,239 SF. The NDSU Research Park provides incubator space for research and development startups that benefit from the symbiotic relationship with NDSU. The Park has quick access to Interstate 29 and Hector International Airport. The Fargo-Moorhead metropolitan area is a stable, growing market with a population of approximately 260,000. The FM Area has a strong agricultural base supporting ag production and manufacturing. There are three – 4 year colleges with over 20,000 undergraduates along with Technical and Business Colleges in the MSA. These higher education institutions provide a constant source of new workers and professionals as well as adding a full calendar of athletic and cultural opportunities. “With the acquisition of the 2 buildings utilized by Appareo Systems, Dakota REIT is able to support a successful North Dakota business and promote the mission of the NDSU Research Park. We value the relationship with the university and the State of North Dakota.” said President Matt Pedersen. About Dakota REIT Dakota REIT has continued a 24-year track record of providing above average and consistent distribution yields and share value appreciation. Dakota REIT offers a diverse portfolio of properties consisting of multifamily and commercial property across the upper Midwest. Dakota REIT’s press release and additional information are available on its website at www.dakotareit.com or by calling Investor Relations at 701-239-6879. Contact Information Mark Richman Business Development Phone: 701-356-6812