Members in the News

New UAA Program Takes Students to Denver

Two students from the Weidner Property Management and Real Estate Program at the College of Business and Public Policy (CBPP) at the University of Alaska in Anchorage, Alaska, received travel awards to attend the 2014 NAA Education Conference &...

Greystar Acquires Riverstone: What’s Next?

Faith says ‘business as usual’ for leadership, staffing, supplier relations of both companies.With the goal of becoming better - not just bigger- the two largest property management companies joined forces on June 2 when Greystar Real Estate...

Greystar Real Estate Partners Welcomes Riverstone to the Family

Greystar/Riverstone:  Tricia Peters, 602-522-1228Regis Group Plc:  Elizabeth Tagge, +44 (0) 203-047-2000Charleston, S.C./ June 4, 2014 – Greystar Real Estate Partners announced today that it has acquired Riverstone Residential Group, a...

Apartment Industry Advocate Victoria Cowart Interviewed by MSNBC

CHARLESTON, S.C., March 18, 2014 –Apartment industry advocate Victoria Cowart was interviewed by staff from MSNBC’s Morning Joe program today while attending the campaign headquarters kickoff of U.S. Sen. Lindsey Graham (R – S.C.).MSNBC queried...

NAA Maintenance Mania Competitor Featured on Boston TV Newsmagazine Program

Contact: Lauren Boston at 703-797-0678703-797-0678703-797-067ARLINGTON, Va. / Feb. 20, 2014 – JP Davis, a Brockton, Mass., apartment maintenance technician and 2012 National Apartment Association (NAA) Maintenance Mania National Championship...

NAA Member Frank Barefield Featured in U.S. News & World Report

NAA member and independent rental owner Frank Barefield, President of Birmingham, Ala.-based Abbey Residential, LLC, was quoted in U.S. News & World Report. Check out “Should You Rent or Sell Your Home?” for Barefield’s advice on investing in...

Chicago Tribune Article Features NAA Members

Today’s apartment workspace amenities blur the line between business and leisure. Check out today’s Chicago Tribune article for more, including interviews with NAA members Greg Lozinak and Diana Pittro. 

State, Local NAA Affiliates Working to Provide Housing for Displaced Colorado Flood Victims

The Apartment Association of Metro Denver and Colorado Apartment Association are working with the Colorado Housing Assistance Group to provide housing availability to recent victims of the Colorado flood. For more information and to participate,...

NAA Board Member Terry Danner Named CEO of Riverstone Residential Group

DALLAS, Sept. 11, 2013 - Riverstone Residential Group, one of the largest privately-owned, third-party multifamily property management companies in the United States, announces that its founder and current president, Terry Danner, will assume the...

There's No Place Like Maintenance Mania for This Kansas Man

Digested From “Wichita Maintenance Worker Wins National Contest”Wichita Eagle (06/27/13) Riedl, MattEach year, apartment maintenance workers from all over the country compete in Maintenance Mania to determine who among them is the fastest at...

McKinley Hires NAA Chair-Elect Alexandra Jackiw

Alexandra Jackiw, CAPS, CPM, has accepted the position of Managing Director-Residential Client Services at Ann Arbor, Mich.-based McKinley. Jackiw is a seasoned multifamily housing professional and within the past 10 years has built a long-term...

CORT Partners with Folds of Honor Foundation

Leading provider of furniture rental and transition services to help provide educational scholarships to military families   CHANTILLY, Va., Jan. 21, 2013 – CORT, the nation’s leading provider of transition services, is very proud to...

Jackiw Named NAA Chair

Contact:  Lauren Boston,  Staff Writer at 703/797-0678ARLINGTON, Va. Dec. 3, 2012—Real estate professional Alexandra Jackiw, CAPS, CPM, of McKinley was sworn in as 2013 National Apartment Association (NAA) Chair during a ceremony Nov...

Student EdR Announces KY Sign Agreement

— Second Phase of Campus Housing Revitalization to Be Delivered By Summer 2014 Contact:   Randall H. Brown, Executive Vice President, CFO & Treasurer 901/259-2500   rbrown@EdRtrust.com   Susan Jennings, Vice...

Philadelphia Housing Authority Embarks on Enterprise Green Certification

Philadelphia Housing Authority PHA’s Paschall Village Development Recognized for Excellence  Media Contact: Nichole Tillman, 215/888-2869PHILADELPHIA, Pa., Oct. 1, 2012 – Paschall Village, the Philadelphia Housing Authority’s high-...

Student EdR Announces State College Sign Agreement

EdR  MEMPHIS, Tenn. August 6, 2012— EdR (NYSE:EDR), one of the nation’s largest developers, owners and managers of collegiate housing, today announced a $3 million mezzanine investment and an option-to-purchase agreement with Landmark...

SPM, LLC Adds Cimarron Ridge Apartments in Mobile, Alabama to Management Portfolio

SPM, LLC   Contact: Tina PamphilisDirector of Marketing, SPM, LLCDirect 205/639-5175Tinap@spm.netMOBILE, Ala., April 23, 2012 – SPM, LLC adds Cimarron Ridge Apartments (www.liveatcimarronridge.com) to its management portfolio of...

Our Family for Families First Foundation Is Honored by First Lady Michelle Obama at White House Ceremony

Picerne Military Housing  National Recognition for Picerne Military Housing’s Charity for Military Families Contact: Anne Baker, Solomon McCown & Co, 617/933-5028 or abaker@solomonmccown.com EAST GREENWICH, RI,  ...

Post Oak East Apartment Community Honored with State Business Partnership/Academic Impact Award

 Post Oak East EULESS, Tex., Feb. 9, 2012 -- Post Oak East Apartment Community, managed by Orion Real Estate Services, Inc. was honored with the State Business Partnership/Academic Impact Award by the Texas Association of Partners in...

SLAA was presented with Angels' Arms' 2011 Business Partner Award

St. Louis Apartment Association  ST. LOUIS, Mo. , Dec. 7, 2011 -- On Wednesday, December 7, Mr. Zip Rzeppa, Managing Director for Angels' Arms, presented the St. Louis Apartment Association (SLAA) with the non-profit organization’s...

Norvell Receives AAMD Tribute Award

Contact: Terri Norvell at Terri@FurtherPerformanceGroup.com or 303/439-0077DENVER - Nov. 11, 2011 - A high honor was awarded to Terri Norvell on Nov. 11. She received the coveted 'Tribute Award - Most Outstanding Supplier Sales Professional'...

Jose Torreblanca Wins NAA's Maintenance Mania Competition

 Contact: Kimberlee Berry, Senior Manager of Affiliate Relations at 703/797-0625LAS VEGAS, NV, June 29, 2011 – Jose Torreblanca earned the title of national champion Thursday, June 23 at the National Apartment Association’s (NAA) annual...