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- THIS PRESS RELEASE STATES THAT CWH INTENDS TO SELL IN 2013 THE REMAINING PROPERTIES NOT ALREADY SOLD THAT WERE RECLASSIFIED TO DISCONTINUED OPERATIONS AS OF DECEMBER 31, 2012. HOWEVER, CWH MAY BE UNABLE TO SELL SOME OR ALL OF THESE PROPERTIES IN 2013 OR EVER.