NAA Announces 2021 Best Places to Work Award Winners

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ARLINGTON, VA | June 2, 2021 – The National Apartment Association (NAA) has announced the winners of the 2021 NAA Best Places to Work Awards, which recognize member organizations that foster a culture of collaboration, innovation and hard work. Further, the awards pay tribute to management companies and industry suppliers that have gone above and beyond to create safe and engaging work environments despite the challenges of the past year.

“Despite the evolving challenges and demands throughout the last year, one thing remains clear – employee performance and engagement are keys to success,” said Bob Pinnegar, NAA President and CEO.  “The winners and finalists of the 2021 NAA Best Places to Work awards have fostered a robust workplace culture and gone to lengths to keep their staff safe. Congratulations to all of this year’s winners.”

Employees and their satisfaction determine the best places to work winners and finalists in each of the six categories. An anonymous employee satisfaction survey determines the winners and the results are provided to all nominees to help organizations understand and recognize employee sentiment.

A full list of the winners is available here.

Property Management Companies

Small Companies
Winner – Veritas Equity Management

Top 10:

  • At Home Property Management
  • Fitzrovia Real Estate
  • Garrett Residential
  • Lombardo Property Management, LLC
  • Real Property Management Express
  • RHO Residential LLC
  • Summit Property Management/Sentinel Peak Capital Partners
  • TLR Group
  • Trio Properties, LLC

Medium Companies
Winner – WestCorp Management Group

Top 10:

  • Columbia Residential Properties, LLC
  • DASMEN Residential
  • JLB Partners / JLB Residential
  • Marquette Management, Inc.
  • Sequoia Equities, Inc.
  • Shippy Properties
  • The Morgan Group Inc
  • Topaz Asset Management
  • Trilogy Real Estate Group

Large Companies
Winner – Berkshire Residential Investments

Top 10:

  • American Landmark Apartments
  • BH Companies
  • Bridge Property Management Investment Group
  • Gables Residential
  • Mission Rock Residential, LLC
  • Monarch Investment & Management Group
  • S.L. Nusbaum Realty Co.
  • Atlantic Pacific Companies

Supplier Companies

Small Companies
Winner – Henri

Top 5: 

  • BetterNOI
  • Liberty Rent
  • The Phoenix Staffing
  • Realync

Medium Companies
Winner – ResMan

Top 5:

  • Affinity Waste Solutions
  • Grace Hill
  • G5

Large Companies
Winner - Chadwell Supply

A group of companies were also named “Finalist” in the 2021 NAA Best Places to Work awards. These organizations scored above the cumulative average of all surveys within each contest. Finalists include: Adivo Construction, Avanti Residential, Baron Properties, Becovic Management Group, Berger Rental Communities, Boyd Wilson, LLC, Buckingham Management, LLC, Domuso Inc., Flaherty & Collins Properties, Funnel Leasing, Indus Communities, IntegriBuilt, LLC, J.C. Hart Company, Inc., LeaseLock, LR Management, National Development, PLK Communities, Point Real Estate Management LLC, ResideBPG, Sares Regis Group, Scully Company, Taylor Management Company, TGM Communities, The Associated Management Company, The Franklin Johnston Group, Thompson Thrift, Trash Butler, Van Metre Companies, Vidalta Property Management, Vita Residential, WESLEY APARTMENT, and WRH Realty Services.


About NAA
The National Apartment Association (NAA) serves as the leading voice and preeminent resource through advocacy, education and collaboration on behalf of the rental housing industry. As a federation of 151 state and local affiliates, NAA encompasses over 93,000 members representing more than 10 million apartment homes globally. NAA believes that rental housing is a valuable partner in every community that emphasizes integrity, accountability, collaboration, community responsibility, inclusivity and innovation. To learn more, visit NAA thanks its strategic partners Lowe’s Pro Supply and Yardi.