SECURITIES AND EXCHANGE COMMISSION
Washington, D.C. 20549
Pursuant to Section 13 or 15(d) of
The Securities Exchange Act of 1934
Date of Report (Date of earliest event reported): January 13, 2013
EQUITY ONE, INC.
(Exact name of registrant as specified in its charter)
(State or other jurisdiction of incorporation)
(Commission File Number)
(IRS Employer Identification No.)
1600 NE Miami Gardens Drive
North Miami Beach, Florida
(Address of principal executive offices)
(Registrant's telephone number, including area code)
(Former name or former address, if changed since last report)
Check the appropriate box below if the Form 8-K filing is intended to simultaneously satisfy the filing obligation of the registrant under any of the following provisions:
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Item 5.02(b) Departure of Directors or Principal Officers; Election of Directors; Appointment of Principal Officers.
On January 13, 2013, Mr. Nathan Hetz, a director of Equity One, Inc., a Maryland corporation (the “Company”), advised the Company that he did not intend to stand for re-election to the board of directors of the Company (the “Board”) at the Company's 2013 annual meeting of stockholders currently anticipated to be held in May 2013.
Pursuant to the requirements of the Securities Exchange Act of 1934, the Registrant has duly caused this report to be signed on its behalf by the undersigned hereunto duly authorized.
EQUITY ONE, INC.
Date: January 15, 2013
/s/ Aaron Kitlowski
Vice President, General Counsel and Secretary