NAHB Multifamily

The Fenwick, Silver Spring, Maryland. Photo: Max Zhang, IRIS 22 Productions The Fenwick, Silver Spring, Maryland. Photo: Max Zhang, IRIS 22 Productions

NAHB Multifamily represents the specific interests of builders, developers, owners and managers of all sizes and types of rental apartments and condominiums, including affordable and tax-credit housing, garden and low-rise apartments, mid- and high-rise apartments, condominium housing, student housing, military and veterans housing, and mixed-used multifamily communities. NAHB offers a wide variety of programs and benefits for its multifamily members. For a detailed directory of all multifamily content available to members, visit the NAHB Multifamily Resources page.

Multifamily Council

This council represents NAHB members who build market-rate and affordable rental apartment buildings, condominiums for sale, student rental housing and mixed-use development projects.

HBA Multifamily Councils

Many local home builders associations (HBAs) have created local multifamily councils where members network and share knowledge on multifamily development issues. Ask your HBA if it has one. If it doesn’t, explore the opportunity to create one.

Multifamily Leadership Board

The NAHB Multifamily Leadership Board (MLB) is comprised of a select, limited number of top multifamily housing executives who are the driving force behind the nation’s development of market-rate and affordable apartments, as well as condominiums. The MLB meets twice a year.

Housing Credit Group

The NAHB Housing Credit Group is an organization of professionals engaged in the development and management of affordable rental housing using the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC).

Housing Credit Certified Professional Program

The Housing Credit Certified Professional (HCCP) is a specialized designation for developers, property managers, asset managers and others working in the affordable housing industry through the Low-Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) program.;

Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards

NAHB's Multifamily Pillars of the Industry awards showcase the best of the best -- the top communities and developments, the best multifamily designs, the best marketing efforts and the top performers and companies in the industry.

Multifamily Housing Events and Education

NAHB offers a wide range of events and educational programs, including web seminars, e-learning tools, replays of archived sessions, and presentations. Multifamily sessions are also featured at the major conferences held by NAHB each year, including the International Builders, Show (IBS).

Multifamily Housing Economics and Forecasts

NAHB produces several economic indices and forecasts for the multifamily sector, including the Multifamily Production Index, the Multifamily Vacancy Index and the Multifamily Market Outlook, as well as other market and economic research.

Multifamily Housing Policy, Regulations and Finance

NAHB is an active participant on Capitol Hill and in the federal and state regulatory process, working hard to promote multifamily housing in America. NAHB’s multifamily policy priorities range from affordable housing to building codes to housing finance.

Multifamily Housing Design and Best Practices

NAHB engages in a variety of research efforts and programs designed to improve and showcase the best in multifamily housing design and best practices. Many of these efforts are led by NAHB’s Home Innovation Research Labs.

Multifamily Housing Coverage in Blogs and Newsletters

NAHB produces numerous newsletters and blogs that include timely feature stories and the latest press releases, research findings and trends related to multifamily housing.

Meet our NAHB Multifamily Sponsors