8-K 1 e17450_aiii-8k.htm



Washington, D.C. 20549





to Section 13 or 15(d) of the

Securities Exchange Act of 1934



Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): October 6, 2017 (October 5, 2017)



(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




(State or Other Jurisdiction of Incorporation)


001-13183 58-2122873
(Commission File Number) (IRS Employer Identification No.)


c/o Avenue Capital Group  
399 Park Avenue, 6th Floor  
New York, New York 10022
(Address of Principal Executive Offices) (Zip Code)



(Registrant’s Telephone Number, Including Area Code)



(Former Name or Former Address, if Changed Since Last Report)


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Item 5.07. Submission of Matters to a Vote of Security Holders.


At the special meeting of shareholders of ACRE Realty Investors Inc. (the “Company”) held on October 5, 2017 (the “Special Meeting”), the shareholders voted on the following matters: (i) to consider and vote upon a proposal to approve the voluntary dissolution and liquidation of the Company pursuant to a Plan of Dissolution (the “Plan of Dissolution”) in substantially the form attached to the proxy statement as Appendix A and (ii) to grant discretionary authority to the Board of Directors of the Company to adjourn the Special Meeting, even if a quorum is present, to solicit additional proxies in the event that there are insufficient shares present in person or by proxy voting in favor of the dissolution and liquidation of the Company pursuant to the Plan of Dissolution. As of August 22, 2017, the record date for the Special Meeting, there were 20,494,631 shares of common stock outstanding and entitled to vote.


The full results of the matters voted on at the Special Meeting are set forth below:

Proposal 1 — Approval of Plan of Dissolution. This proposal was ratified upon the following vote.

For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Votes
16,975,929   6,538   22,324   0


Proposal 2 — Approval of Adjournment of Special Meeting to Solicit Additional Proxies. This proposal was ratified upon the following vote.

For   Against   Abstain   Broker Non-Votes
16,954,981   37,703   12,107   0






Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned thereunto duly authorized.


Dated: October 6, 2017 By:    /s/ Gregory I. Simon  
    Gregory I. Simon  
    Executive Vice President,
General Counsel and Secretary