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EQUUS ANNOUNCES THIRD QUARTER LEASING ACTIVITY

<html xmlns="http://www.w3.org/1999/xhtml"> <head></head> <body> <p><strong>PHILADELPHIA, PA. – November 1, 2013</strong> – Equus Capital Partners, Ltd., formerly BPG Properties, Ltd., one of the national’s leading private equity real estate fund managers, announced today its operating affiliates have executed 732,788 square feet of new and renewal leases for the third quarter of 2013.&#160; Total leasing activity in the firm’s portfolio reached 2,215,827 square feet for the first nine months of the year<br /></p> <p><strong>Highlights from the Greater Philadelphia region include:</strong><br /></p> <ul> <li>Animas Corporation renewed its lease to 38,514 square feet at 200 Lawrence Road in Westchester, Pennsylvania. &#160;</li> <li>Altran Solutions Corporation signed a lease for 29,714 square feet at Interchange 7 Business Park in Bordentown, New Jersey. The tenant was represented by Todd Elfand and Paul Hindes of Cushman and Wakefield and the landlord was represented by Julie Kronfeld and Becky Ting of NAI Mertz.</li> <li>Saul Ewing, LP executed a 17,650 square foot lease at 650 College Road in Princeton, New Jersey. Peter Dodds from Morford &amp; Dodds Realty, Inc. represented the tenant and Jim Kinzig and Kim Harris of Aegis Realty Consultants represented the landlord.</li> </ul> <p><strong>National Highlights include:</strong><br /></p> <ul> <li>World Overcomers executed 130,859 square feet of new and renewal leases at Presidential Park West located in Raleigh, North Carolina.&#160; The tenant was represented by Scott Stankavage of Leoscott LLC.</li> <li>REICO Kitchen and Bath signed a lease for 62,820 square feet at 2728 Capital Boulevard in Raleigh, North Carolina.&#160; The tenant was represented by Les Pearce of Dillon Commercial Real Estate Services.</li> <li>NDY Venture signed a 43,438 square foot lease at 4400 West 96th Street in Indianapolis, Indiana.&#160; The landlord was represented by John Robinson and Abby Coooper Zito of Jones Lang LaSalle.</li> <li>Mitralign signed a 26,365square foot renewal lease at Highwood Office Park in Tewksbury, Massachusetts.&#160; The tenant was represented by Mark Reardon of CBRE and the landlord was represented by Matt Adams and Rory Walsh of Cushman and Wakefield.</li> <li>CoBank signed a 24,046 square foot renewal lease at Metropoint Office Park in Minneapolis, Minnesota.&#160; The tenant was represented by John C. Mueller at UGL Services and the landlord was represented by Jason Butterfield and Gordie Hampson at Cushman and Wakefield/Northmarq.</li> <li>Bank of America signed a 22,043 square foot renewal lease at City View Plaza in San Jose, California.&#160; The tenant was represented by Janet Polanchyk of Cushman &amp; Wakefield and the landlord was represented by Jim Beeger, Dion Campisi and Susan Gregory of Colliers International.</li> </ul> <p><strong>About Equus Capital Partners, Ltd.</strong><br />Equus Capital Partners, formerly BPG Properties, Ltd. 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, student housing, and industrial properties and nearly 18,000 apartment units in over 70 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 www.equuspartners.com.<br /></p> <p><strong>For additional information on the company, please contact:</strong><br />Joseph Nahas, Jr, Vice President, 215-575-2363<br /></p> </body> </html>