Washington, D.C. 20549 
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d)
of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): July 1, 2021
CareTrust REIT, Inc.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)  
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
(IRS Employer
Identification No.)
Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (949542-3130
905 Calle Amanecer, Suite 300, San Clemente, CA
(Address of principal executive offices)(Zip Code)
Not Applicable
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report.)
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Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:
Title of each classTrading Symbol(s)Name of each exchange on which registered
Common Stock, par value $0.01 per shareCTREThe Nasdaq Stock Market LLC
(Nasdaq Global Select Market)
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Item 8.01 Other Events.

As previously disclosed, on June 1, 2021, CareTrust REIT, Inc.’s (the “Company”) wholly owned subsidiaries, CTR Partnership, L.P. and CareTrust Capital Corp. (together with CTR Partnership, L.P., the “Issuers”), gave conditional notice of optional full redemption pursuant to the Indenture, dated as of May 24, 2017, by and among the Issuers, the Company, the other guarantors party thereto and Wells Fargo Bank, National Association, as trustee (the “Trustee”), as amended by the First Supplemental Indenture, dated May 24, 2017, and the Second Supplemental Indenture, dated May 7, 2020, that, subject to the satisfaction or waiver of specified conditions precedent, the Issuers had elected to redeem (the “Redemption”) on July 1, 2021 (the “Redemption Date”) all $300.0 million aggregate principal amount of their outstanding 5.25% Senior Notes due 2025 (the “2025 Notes”).

The Redemption was subject to and conditioned upon the Issuers deposit with the Trustee of funds from one or more debt financing transactions in an amount sufficient to pay the redemption price plus accrued and unpaid interest, if any, on the 2025 Notes up to, but not including, the Redemption Date (the “Financing Condition”). The Financing Condition was satisfied on June 30, 2021 and the 2025 Notes were redeemed on the Redemption Date. The 2025 Notes were redeemed at a redemption price equal to 102.625% of the principal amount of the 2025 Notes, plus accrued and unpaid interest thereon up to, but not including, the Redemption Date.

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.
Date: July 1, 2021
/s/ William M. Wagner
William M. Wagner
Chief Financial Officer and Treasurer