-----BEGIN PRIVACY-ENHANCED MESSAGE----- Proc-Type: 2001,MIC-CLEAR Originator-Name: webmaster@www.sec.gov Originator-Key-Asymmetric: MFgwCgYEVQgBAQICAf8DSgAwRwJAW2sNKK9AVtBzYZmr6aGjlWyK3XmZv3dTINen TWSM7vrzLADbmYQaionwg5sDW3P6oaM5D3tdezXMm7z1T+B+twIDAQAB MIC-Info: RSA-MD5,RSA, OXKhVbbNg4K9fFThFEs/1Nc2US6nDdemoRCiUskyS5bmytze7OfsN+DbKGWDYiaN exsKzjGZv+Q2BJ0RRJjhEg== 0001262959-08-000028.txt : 20080423 0001262959-08-000028.hdr.sgml : 20080423 20080423122630 ACCESSION NUMBER: 0001262959-08-000028 CONFORMED SUBMISSION TYPE: 8-K PUBLIC DOCUMENT COUNT: 1 CONFORMED PERIOD OF REPORT: 20080421 ITEM INFORMATION: Other Events FILED AS OF DATE: 20080423 DATE AS OF CHANGE: 20080423 FILER: COMPANY DATA: COMPANY CONFORMED NAME: HINES REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUST INC CENTRAL INDEX KEY: 0001262959 STANDARD INDUSTRIAL CLASSIFICATION: REAL ESTATE INVESTMENT TRUSTS [6798] IRS NUMBER: 000000000 FISCAL YEAR END: 1231 FILING VALUES: FORM TYPE: 8-K SEC ACT: 1934 Act SEC FILE NUMBER: 000-50805 FILM NUMBER: 08771126 BUSINESS ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2800 POST OAK BLVD STREET 2: SUITE 5000 CITY: HOUSTON STATE: TX ZIP: 77056-6118 BUSINESS PHONE: 7136218000 MAIL ADDRESS: STREET 1: 2800 POST OAK BLVD STREET 2: SUITE 5000 CITY: HOUSTON STATE: TX ZIP: 77056-6118 8-K 1 may08distribution.htm MAY 2008 DISTRIBUTION may08distribution.htm

Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of Earliest Event Reported):
April 21, 2008

Hines Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction
(I.R.S. Employer
of incorporation)
File Number)
Identification No.)
2800 Post Oak Blvd, Suite 5000, Houston, Texas
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code:
(888) 220-6121
Not Applicable
Former name or former address, if changed since last report
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 8.01 Other Events.
With the authorization of its board of directors, Hines Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc. ("Hines REIT") declared distributions for the months of May and June 2008. These distributions will be calculated based on shareholders of record each day during such months in an amount equal to $0.00175233 per share, per day and will be aggregated and paid in cash in July 2008.

Statements in this Current Report on Form 8-K, including intentions, beliefs, expectations or projections relating to the timing of payment of distributions, are forward-looking statements within the meaning of Section 27A of the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, and Section 21E of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended. Such statements are based on current expectations and assumptions with respect to, among other things, future economic, competitive and market conditions and future business decisions that may prove incorrect or inaccurate. Important factors that could cause actual results to differ materially from those in the forward looking statements include the risks associated with property acquisitions and other risks described in the “Risk Factors” section of Hines REIT’s Registration Statement on Form S-11, its Annual Report on Form 10-K for the year ended December 31, 2007 and its other filings with the Securities and Exchange Commission.

Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
Hines Real Estate Investment Trust, Inc.
April 23, 2008
/s/ Ryan T. Sims
Name: Ryan T. Sims
Title: Chief Accounting Officer