Independent Rental Owners (IRO)

What is an Independent Rental Owner (IRO)?

NAA defines an Independent Rental Owner (IRO) as an individual or individuals that own or manage rental properties, and are actively involved, from an ownership perspective, in the management of their properties.


Main Characteristics of Independent Rental Owners (IRO)

Hire Right the First Time

NAA, with AppFolio, recently presented a webinar, Hire Right the First Time, which explored and provided important information on:

  • How to write a successful recruitment ad
  • How to structure an interview
  • High impact interview questions
  • How to conduct a reference check

View the webinar and gain insightful information.

Designation for IROs
The Independent Rental Owner Professional (IROP) designation program is offered to the rental owner who manages their personally-held multifamily property or properties.

IRO Discounts on Products & Services
NAA’s new discount products and services program is guaranteed to provide substantial savings for Independent Rental Owner (IRO) members.

IRO Community on NAA Connect

  • Employment Handbook
  • Policies and Procedures Manual (Operations, Personnel & Payroll, Maintenance)
  • Independent Contractor Agreement
  • Acquisition Due Diligence Checklist
  • Bed Bugs Documents

You also have the an opportunity to communicate with your peers and gain a wealth of industry knowledge! Join the conversation today.

Thank you to our 2015 IRO Principal Sponsor




Event Highlights

NAA: We Lead the Way Home

The National Apartment Association: We Lead the Way Home.  

Learn about the multifamily industry, why NAA is a leader and how We Lead the Way Home.