Equus Acquires 188-Unit High-Rise Apartment Building in Philadelphia for $42M
PHILADELPHIA — Equus Capital Partners has acquired Hill House Apartments, a high-rise multifamily property located in Philadelphia’s Chestnut Hill neighborhood. The 188-unit property sold for $42 million and was 95 percent occupied at the time of timing. The property offers a mix of studios, one-, two- and three-bedroom apartments, as well as underbuilding parking, a fitness center and an outdoor pool. Equus plans to invest $5 million to improve the common areas and amenities of the property, as well as complete the unit interior upgrades that began under prior ownership. The acquisition marks the first multifamily investment for Equus Investment Partnership X LP, the latest discretionary fund managed by Equus. Madison Apartment Group, the multifamily operating arm of Equus, will manage the community. Greg Curci of Equus oversaw the acquisition for the firm, while Rittenhouse Realty Advisors represented the undisclosed seller in the transaction.