Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) announced today that its Board of Trustees has declared a first quarter 2012 common share dividend of $0.16325 per share, for the period of January 1, 2012 through March 31, 2012 and a first quarter 2012 Series D convertible perpetual preferred share dividend of $0.90625 per share, for the same period. The first quarter dividends are payable on April 2, 2012 to shareholders of record on March 20, 2012. About Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust (NYSE:RPT) is a fully integrated, self-administered, publicly-traded real estate investment trust (REIT) based in Farmington Hills, Michigan. Our primary business is the ownership and management of shopping centers in targeted metropolitan markets in the Eastern and Midwestern United States. At December 31, 2011, the Company owned and managed a portfolio of 83 shopping centers and one office building with approximately 15.2 million square feet of gross leasable area owned by the Company or its joint ventures. The properties are located in Michigan, Florida, Ohio, Georgia, Missouri, Wisconsin, Illinois Indiana, New Jersey, Virginia, Maryland, and Tennessee. For additional information regarding Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust visit the Company's website at www.rgpt.com. Click here to subscribe to Mobile Alerts for Ramco-Gershenson Properties Trust.