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|Traded as||NYSE: EQR
S&P 500 Component
Chicago, Illinois, United States
Number of locations
|David Neithercut (CEO) Samuel Zell (Chairman)|
Number of employees
Equity Residential is a member of the S&P 500, a publicly traded real estate investment trust based in Chicago, Illinois. The company owns or has an interest in more than 350 apartment communities in 11 states and the District of Columbia.
The company has approximately 4000 employees.
The company was founded in 1969 by real-estate investor Sam Zell, who is also the current chairman. The company has been publicly traded and has paid a cash dividend to shareholders every year since 1993.
Equity Residential develops, owns, and operates apartment communities in 11 states and Washington DC.
- Equity Residential corporate information website
- Equity Residential apartment information website
- EquityApartments.com - Residents' account portal.
- "Equity Residential Announces Closing of $9 Billion Archstone Acquisition". Reuters. Retrieved 5 March 2015.