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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): April 6, 2021



Welltower Inc.

(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)




Delaware   1-8923   34-1096634
(State or other jurisdiction
of incorporation)
File Number)
  (IRS Employer
Identification No.)


4500 Dorr Street, Toledo, Ohio   43615
(Address of principal executive offices)   (Zip Code)

Registrant’s telephone number, including area code: (419) 247-2800

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:


Written communications pursuant to Rule 425 under the Securities Act (17 CFR 230.425)


Soliciting material pursuant to Rule 14a-12 under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14a-12)


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 14d-2(b) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.14d-2(b))


Pre-commencement communications pursuant to Rule 13e-4(c) under the Exchange Act (17 CFR 240.13e-4(c))

Securities registered pursuant to Section 12(b) of the Act:


Title of each class





Name of each exchange

on which registered

Common stock, $1.00 par value per share   WELL   New York Stock Exchange
4.800% Notes due 2028   WELL28   New York Stock Exchange
4.500% Notes due 2034   WELL34   New York Stock Exchange

Indicate by check mark whether the registrant is an emerging growth company as defined in Rule 405 of the Securities Act of 1933 (§230.405 of this chapter) or Rule 12b-2 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934 (§240.12b-2 of this chapter).

Emerging growth company

If an emerging growth company, indicate by check mark if the registrant has elected not to use the extended transition period for complying with any new or revised financial accounting standards provided pursuant to Section 13(a) of the Exchange Act. ☐




Item 2.02 Results of Operation and Financial Condition

On April 6, 2021 Welltower Inc. (the “Company”) issued a business update presentation, which included discussion of certain developments in the Company’s senior housing operating portfolio during the quarter ended March 31, 2021, as well as a discussion of Company capital activity during this period. A copy the presentation is furnished as Exhibit 99.1 to this Current Report, and is incorporated herein by reference.

The information included in this Current Report shall not be deemed “filed” for purposes of Section 18 of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, as amended (the “Exchange Act”), and shall not be incorporated by reference into any filing of the Company under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, or the Exchange Act, regardless of any general incorporation language in such filing.

Item 9.01 Financial Statements and Exhibits.

(d) Exhibits.


99.1    Business Update Presentation of Welltower Inc. dated April 6, 2021.
104    Cover Page Interactive Data File - the cover page XBRL tags are embedded within the Inline XBRL document.




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.



/s/ Matthew McQueen

Name:   Matthew McQueen
Title:   Executive Vice President – General Counsel & Corporate Secretary

Dated: April 6, 2021