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The Community of the Year Awards represent the very best communities in the rental housing industry. These awards recognize excellence in the following categories: Small (-150 units), Large (150+ units), Affordable, Military, Student, New Construction and Major Rehab . Service is a very important component of these awards; service to the resident and service to the community. Financial performance will also be considered. The winning communities must be a member of NAA in good standing to be eligible for an Excellence award. For more information on the Community Award categories, please click on the links below:


Large Community (150+units) of the Year       Small Community (-150 units) of the Year

Affordable Community of the Year                   Military Community of the Year

Student Community of the Year                       New Construction of the Year

Major Rehab of the Year                                  

Applicants will be charged $225 per entry for the Community Award categories. Please note, three finalists will be chosen, and the winner will be announced during the 2023 Excellence Awards ceremony.

**We recommend using the Google Chrome browser to submit your Excellence Award Application.