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March 20, 2013


Securities and Exchange Commission
100 F Street, N.E.
Washington, D.C. 20549

Alpine Equity Trust (the “Trust”)
File Nos. (033-25378) and (811-05684)

Ladies and Gentlemen:

Pursuant to Rule 497(c) under the Securities Act of 1933, as amended, please find the XBRL-coded version of prospectus disclosure for the above-referenced Registrant as it pertains to its prospectus. The attached XBRL-coded prospectus disclosure is based on the disclosure found in the final form of Trust’s prospectus dated February 28, 2013 as filed on March 5, 2013 pursuant to Rule 497(c).

/s/ Matthew Breitman
Matthew Breitman
General Counsel
Alpine Woods Capital Investors, LLC