Frequently Asked Questions

  • How often do you update the apartments listed for rent on the website?

    Our website is updated several times a day. It’s always best to contact the leasing representative for the exact availability and price.

  • What kind of real estate assets does Killam own?

    Killam owns and manages multi-family residential apartments in the six largest cities in Atlantic Canada, and in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia. Killam owns and manages manufactured home communities (“MHC”) (also referred to as land lease communities) in Atlantic Canada and in Ontario. Approximately 90% of Killam’s net operating income (“NOI”) is generated from the apartment business, 5% from the MHC business and 5% from a small portfolio of commercial properties.

  • Where are Killam’s properties located?

    Killam’s apartments are located in the six largest cities in Atlantic Canada, including:

    • Halifax, Nova Scotia
    • Saint John, New Brunswick
    • Moncton, New Brunswick
    • Fredericton, New Brunswick
    • St. John’s, Newfoundland
    • Charlottetown, Prince Edward Island

    Killam also has apartments in Ontario, Alberta and British Columbia, including the following cities:

    • Ottawa
    • London
    • Kitchener-Waterloo-Cambridge
    • Guelph
    • Toronto
    • Calgary
    • Edmonton
    • Victoria

    Killam’s manufactured home communities are located in Nova Scotia, Ontario, Newfoundland and New Brunswick.

  • Where is Killam headquartered?

    Killam's head office is at 3700 Kempt Road, Suite 100, Halifax, Nova Scotia.

  • How long has Killam been consolidating the apartment market in Atlantic Canada?

    Killam has been actively consolidating the apartment market in Atlantic Canada for over 20 years, since its first acquisition in February 2002. Killam's first apartment acquisition in Ontario was in 2010, Alberta in 2014 and British Columbia in 2020.

  • When did Killam convert to a real estate investment trust?

    Killam completed its conversion to a REIT on January 1, 2016.

  • When was Killam incorporated?

    Killam was incorporated in May 2000 and completed its first acquisition in February 2002. Killam converted into a REIT on January 1, 2016.

  • How can I contact Investor Relations?

    Please contact Claire Hawksworth, Manager, Investor Relations & Sustainability with questions relating to Killam Apartment REIT.

    Phone: 902-442-5322
    Address: 3700 Kempt Road Suite 100, Halifax, Nova Scotia B3K 4X8

  • How do I contact Killam’s transfer agent?

    Computershare Investor Services Inc. is Killam’s transfer agent. Computershare can be contacted at 1-800-564-6253 or at

  • What is Killam's monthly distribution?

    Killam's monthly distribution is $0.05833 per unit ($0.70 annually).

  • Does Killam have a distribution reinvestment plan (DRIP)?

    Yes, Killam has a distribution reinvestment plan. The Plan provides eligible unitholders with the opportunity to reinvest their cash distributions, on each distribution payment date, in additional REIT units at the average market price of such units. Participating unitholders also receive a “bonus” distribution of REIT units representing 3% of the amount of the distribution reinvested pursuant to the Plan, based on the volume weighted average market price of Killam units for 10 days preceding the distribution payment date. For more information on the DRIP please go to the ‘Unit Information’ section of the Investors portion of the website.

  • What is Killam’s ticker symbol?

    Killam units trade on the Toronto Stock Exchange (TSX) under the symbol KMP.UN.

Did not find the answer you were looking for?
For any further questions or investor inquiries not answered above, please contact Claire Hawksworth, CPA, Manager, Investor Relations and Sustainability, by phone or email below.

Phone: 902-442-5322