Equity Residential (NYSE: EQR) today announced that the company will release its third quarter 2012 operating results on Wednesday, October 24, 2012 after the close of market and host a conference call to discuss those results on Thursday, October 25, 2012 at 9 am Central. The conference call will be available via web cast on the Investor section of www.equityapartments.com. Equity Residential is an S&P 500 company focused on the acquisition, development and management of high quality apartment properties in top U.S. growth markets. Equity Residential owns or has investments in 418 properties located in 14 states and the District of Columbia, consisting of 119,085 apartment units. For more information on Equity Residential, please visit our website at www.equityapartments.com.