W. P. Carey to Release Fourth Quarter and Year End 2012 Financial Results on Tuesday, February 26

Conference Call and Audio Webcast Scheduled for 11:00 AM (ET)


NEW YORK, NY -- (Marketwire) -- 01/22/13 -- W. P. Carey Inc. (NYSE: WPC), a real estate investment trust ("REIT"), announced today that it will release its financial results for the fourth quarter and year ended December 31, 2012 prior to market-open on Tuesday, February 26, 2013. The financial results will be released via all major wire services, W. P. Carey's corporate website and electronic mail.

Date: Tuesday, February 26, 2013

Start Time: 11:00 AM (ET)

Call-in Number: 800-860-2442
(International) +1-412-858-4600

Please call at least 10 minutes prior to call to register.

Replay Number: 877-344-7529
(International) + 1-412-317-0088

Replay Passcode: 10023829
Replay available until March 22, 2013 at 9:00 AM (ET).

Webcast: www.wpcarey.com/earnings

Podcast: www.wpcarey.com/podcast
Available after 2:00 PM (ET)

Format: Discussion of fourth quarter financial results followed by Q&A.

W. P. Carey Inc.
Celebrating its 40th anniversary, W. P. Carey Inc. is a publicly traded REIT (NYSE: WPC) that provides long-term sale-leaseback and build-to-suit financing for companies worldwide and owns and manages an investment portfolio totaling approximately $14.1 billion. The largest owner/manager of net lease assets, WPC's corporate finance-focused credit and real estate underwriting process is a constant that has been successfully leveraged across a wide variety of industries and property types. Our portfolio of long-term leases with creditworthy tenants has an established history of generating stable cash flows that have enabled the Company to deliver consistent and rising dividend income to investors for nearly four decades. www.wpcarey.com

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COMPANY CONTACT:
Cheryl Sanclemente
W. P. Carey Inc.
212-492-8995
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PRESS CONTACT:
Guy Lawrence
Ross & Lawrence
212-308-3333
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