...the leading advocate, resource and community partner for quality rental housing providers in Houston and surrounding areas.




HAA Blog


 

Put Your Property in the Spotlight!


Posted by Membership Department on Friday, February 24, 2012
The 2012 Honors call for nominations is open. For the first time ever, HAA will be giving awards to member properties, so not only are we recognizing the multifamily industry’s top professionals, but we are recognizing the most outstanding properties in the Houston area. Submit your nomination by Monday, April 9.

Categories include:

•    Two awards for New Development (2010-2011) - Garden-Style and Mid/High Rise
•    Four awards for 150 units or less: Built before 1980, 1980-1989, 1990-1999, 2000-2009
•    Four awards for 151 to 300 units: Built before 1980, 1980-1989, 1990-1999, 2000-2009
•    Four awards for 301 units or more: Built before 1980, 1980-1989, 1990-1999, 2000-2009
•    Two awards for Green Community of the Year: Best Design, Best Community Service
•    Plus the Grand Prize Community of the Year Award, chosen from the 16 category winners

Submissions will be judged on meeting criteria with detailed information about:

•    Resident Service (floor layouts, interior/exterior structure, maintenance, appropriate to locale, overall customer service)
•    Physical Appearance/Appeal (both interior and exterior, models, office/common areas)
•    Community Service (Community revitalization, involvement, environmental awareness)
•    Operating Performance (could include net effective rents, occupancy rate/retention, controllable expenses, and year over year results versus comparables in sub-market)
•    Unique Features/Amenities/Services that make the property stand out

Care to Comment?