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EQUUS CAPITAL PARTNERS ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER LEASING ACTIVITY

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <head></head> <body> <p class="p1"><strong>PHILADELPHIA, PA. – October 31, 2014</strong> – <a href="http://www.equuscapitalpartners.com"><span class="s1">Equus Capital Partners, Ltd</span></a><span class="s1"><sup>®</sup></span> one of the nation’s leading private equity real estate fund managers, announced today its operating affiliates have executed 536,832 square feet of new and renewal leases for the third quarter of 2014.&#160; The closing of this quarter brings the total 2014 leasing activity in the firm’s portfolio to 1,743,851 square feet.&#160;</p> <p class="p2"><strong>Highlights from the Greater Philadelphia region include:&#160;</strong></p> <ul class="ul1"> <li class="li3">Society of Financial Service Professionals signed a 6,641 square foot lease at Ellis Preserve in Newtown Square, Pennsylvania. The tenant was represented by Elaine Battaglia of Studley.</li> <li class="li3">Crawford &amp; Company signed a 5,226 square foot lease at Ellis Preserve, as well. The tenant was represented by Jeff Barker and Kim Finnerty of Cushman &amp; Wakefield. The landlord in both of the Ellis transactions was represented by Mike Barker and Steve Gersbach of CBRE.</li> </ul> <p class="p4"><strong>National Highlights include:</strong></p> <ul class="ul1"> <li class="li3">Buth-Na-Budhaige signed 51,843 square feet of renewal and expansion leases at 2728 Capital Boulevard located in Raleigh, North Carolina.&#160;</li> <li class="li3">SGI International renewed a lease for 42,053 square feet at Grand Oaks Business Park located in Eagan, Minnesota. The tenant was represented by John Lorence of Jones Lang LaSalle and the landlord was represented by Mark Stevens and Luke Allison of Cassidy Turley.</li> <li class="li3">Emergency Reconstruction signed a renewal lease for 26,800 square feet at Lincoln Park East located in Raleigh, North Carolina. The tenant was represented by Brian E. Wallace of York Properties Inc. of Raleigh.&#160;</li> <li class="li3">Exagrid signed a renewal lease for 25,430 square feet at Westborough Office Park located in Westborough, Massachusetts. The tenant was represented by Joe Doyle of Cresa Partners.&#160; The landlord was represented by Robert McGuire, Alison Powers and Sam Crossan of CBRE.</li> <li class="li3"><span class="s2">• <span class="Apple-tab-span"></span></span>Southern Wine &amp; Spirit signed a renewal lease for 25,001 square feet at Keystone at the Crossing located in Indianapolis, Indiana. The tenant was represented by Mike Semler of Cassidy Turley.&#160; The landlord was represented by Abby Cooper Zito and John Robinson of Jones Lang LaSalle.</li> </ul> <p class="p5"><strong>About Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.</strong><br /> Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.<sup>®</sup> is one of the nation’s leading private equity real estate fund managers.&#160; Equus’ portfolio consists of over 24 million square feet of office, retail and industrial properties and nearly 15,000 apartment units in over 60 communities located throughout the United States. The firm is headquartered in the Philadelphia area with regional offices in Los Angeles, Chicago, Washington DC, Boston, Atlanta and Raleigh-Durham. For additional information, please visit the company’s website at <span class="s3">www.equuspartners.com.&#160;</span></p> </body> </html>