ITEM 8.01 OTHER EVENTS Distribution Declared The board of directors of
KBS Strategic Opportunity REIT, Inc.(the "Company") has authorized a distribution in the amount of $0.056096per share of common stock to stockholders of record as of the close of business on June 16, 2014. The Company expects to pay this distribution on June 23, 2014. The distribution will be paid in cash or, for investors enrolled in the Company's dividend reinvestment plan, reinvested in additional shares. The board of directors will declare distributions from time to time based on the Company's income, cash flow and investing and financing activities. As such, the Company can give no assurances as to the timing, amount or notice with respect to any future distribution declarations.