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100 Montgomery Street
100 Montgomery St, San Francisco (entrance).jpg
Alternative names Equitable Life
120 Montgomery Street
General information
Type Commercial offices
Location 100-120 Montgomery Street
San Francisco, California
Coordinates 37°47′25″N 122°24′07″W / 37.7903°N 122.4019°W / 37.7903; -122.4019
Completed 1955
Owner Vanbarton Group
Roof 354 ft (108 m)
Technical details
Floor count 25
Floor area 424,354 sq ft (39,423.8 m2)
Design and construction
Architect Irwin Clavan
William Peugh
Robert A.M. Stern Architects
Main contractor Dinwiddie Construction Company

100 Montgomery Street, also known as the Equitable Life Building, is an office tower located in the financial district of San Francisco, California. The 354-foot (108 m), 25-floor tower was completed in 1955 and served as headquarters to the Equitable Life Insurance Company.

Designed by William Peugh, 100 Montgomery Street is one of the first post-World War II office buildings in San Francisco, distinguished by classical white marble facade against aluminum art-deco window framing. It was purchased by developer Hines and its partner Sterling American Property in January 2006 for US$67.5 million from EQ Office. Hines and Sterling sold the building to EQ Office, an affiliate of The Blackstone Group LP, for US$165 million in October 2012, who in turn sold it for a reported $285 million to the Vanbarton Group and a pension fund partner in 2016.



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