Emerald Awards

Honoring excellence in the multifamily housing industry

WMFHA's Emerald Awards event is a special opportunity for the rental housing industry to acknowledge the great work done by associates working at properties throughout the state. Awards such as Community Manager of the Year, Maintenance Technician of the Year, Renovated Apartment Community of the Year, and many others are announced at this prestigious industry event.


9th Annual Emerald Awards

Friday, February 15, 2019, 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm

Hyatt Regency Bellevue

900 Bellevue Way NE

Bellevue, WA 98004

Book your discounted hotel rooms for $139 per night!

Ticket Information:
Attendees are required to bring their tickets. Without a ticket, you will not be able to enter the event. This event is completely sold out and walk up registrations will not be available.
Tickets will be turned in at the "Check-In" table and you will select your entree choice. Please place your meal ticket on the table where you are sitting to inform your server.
Event Details:
The evening starts with a cocktail reception. Live music will accompany dinner. The awards ceremony recognizes your nominees, finalists, and the long-awaited announcement of the Emerald Awards recipients. Keep the celebration going afterward by joining us at the Emerald After-Party hosted by your Emerald Sponsors: Apartments.com, Buy-Rite Carpet Wholesaler, HD Supply, Sherwin-Williams, RentPath, Roto-Rooter, Refino Services, Wave, and Zillow Rental Group.
5:30 pm - Check-In and cocktail reception
6:15 pm - Ballroom opens for dinner seating
6:15 pm - 7:30 pm - Dinner service
7:30 pm - 9:30 pm - Awards ceremony
9:30 pm - 11:30 pm - Emerald After-Party
Bottle Service and Drink Tickets:
Purchase a ticket across from check-in or at any bar. Bottle service is $40 with options of Cabernet, Malbec, Chardonnay and a sparkling. When ballroom doors open, give the ticket to your server and they will bring the wine to your table.
You can pre-purchase drink tickets for your team or to hand out to clients/customers at check-in or any bar. This saves the time of running your credit card with each purchase. Cocktail/wine tickets are $8 and domestic/imported beers $6.
Self-parking is available at the hotel. Select a ticket as you enter the garage. If you stay for the entire program, parking will be complimentary.
Are you, your property or company an Emerald Awards finalist this year? Be sure to stop by the swag bag table to pick up your bag of goodies!
Social Media:
Celebrate with us! Use our Snapchat filter, Facebook frame, or Instagram check-in feature to add some Emerald pizazz to your posts and the hashtag #EmeraldAwards2019 so we can see and share your beautiful photos!

Thanks to our sponsors!

Emerald Sponsors:

Sapphire Sponsors:

Photo Booth Sponsor:
Nominee Recognition Sponsors:
Noble Interiors & Design     Apartment Advantage Staffing
Cocktail Sponsors:
Aboda     Alliance Flooring     American Floors & Blinds     American Furniture Rental     A Plus Tree Service     Apartment Life
BG Multifamily     Building Resources, Inc.     Executive Coatings & Contracting     Ferguson Facilities     Xfinity Communities
Program Sponsors:
Behr Paint     Blue Pine Construction Corp     ConService     Entrata     Luxer One     National Credit Systems, Inc.     
One Way Carpet Cleaning & Restoration     Precision Concrete Cutting     Precor Commercial Fitness     Real Page     
Resman Property Management Software     Satisfacts     Wurth Louis & Company     Valet Living