Developer Awards encompass the full spectrum of market-rate and for-sale multifamily products, ranging from garden, low-rise, mid-rise and high-rise apartments and condos to adaptive reuse, student housing, mixed-use communities, green building concepts and more. Winning entries are automatically nominated for the Multifamily Community of the Year Award — the Multifamily Pillars Awards’ top honor.Read more
Apartment and condo communities or marketing activities that pertain to a condo or rental apartment community that first became available for sale or for rent after Jan. 1, 2018, may enter.
Previous award winners are not eligible to apply in a category they have won.
Exception: Multifamily Development Firm, Multifamily Builder of the Year and Property Management Firm may enter again after a one-year waiting period.
Below are brief descriptions or characteristics used to identify projects in each category. Please note that the descriptions are kept short due to the creativity and variability across multifamily developments.
Affordable Awards encompass products ranging from affordable apartment community to acquisition/rehabilitation, workforce housing and more. Winning entries are automatically nominated for the Multifamily Community of the Year Award — the Multifamily Pillars Awards’ top honor.Read more
Marketing Awards draw attention to overall community marketing campaigns, product identity and corporate branding efforts that illustrate consistent messages and themes that reflect the core values of multifamily communities and development firms.Read more
Firm Awards identify the best multifamily development firms, market-rate and affordable property management firms, and general contractor builders in the industry.Read more