Redwood Trust Declares $0.25 Per Share Dividend for the Second Quarter of 2011

MILL VALLEY, Calif., May 17, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Redwood Trust, Inc. (NYSE: RWT) today announced that its Board of Directors authorized the declaration of a second quarter regular dividend of $0.25 per share.  The second quarter 2011 dividend is payable on July 21, 2011 to stockholders of record on June 30, 2011.

"The payment of regular dividends remains a priority for Redwood.  Our second quarter dividend will mark our 48th consecutive quarterly dividend," said Martin S. Hughes, Redwood's President and CEO.

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