National Apartment Association

A Trusted Partner, A Valued Connector, A Powerful Advocate

We Lead the Way HomeMembership in the Washington Multi-Family Housing Association comes with FREE membership in the National Apartment Association and WMFHA members are entitled to NAA benefits.!

The National Apartment Association (NAA) is America's leading advocate for quality rental housing. NAA's mission is to serve the interests of multifamily housing owners, managers, developers, and suppliers and maintain a high level of professionalism in the multifamily housing industry to better serve the rental housing needs of the public. 

NAA is a federation of 160 state and local affiliates, comprised of more than 73,000 multifamily housing companies representing more than 9 million apartment homes throughout the United States and Canada.

 NAA's purpose is to support an industry that offers safe, affordable multifamily housing to the public, equitably compensates its workforce, and provides investors with a fair and reasonable rate of return.

NAA is A Trusted Partner, A Valued Connector, A Powerful Advocate, and A Marketing Leader to serve areas in the apartment housing industry.

Information and Representation

NAA provides a wealth of information through advocacy, research, technology, education, and strategic partnerships. Through a joint legislative alliance with the National Multi Housing Council, NAA protects and represents our members' interests with regard to legislative and regulatory issues at the federal government level. NAA monitors legislation and regulations in all 50 states and shares that information with your local and state affiliate staff.

Education and Training

NAA continually provides education and training opportunities for both multi-site managers and on-site staff.

The NAA Education Institute and the Washington Multi-Family Housing Association offer six nationally recognized credential programs and actively promote the apartment industry as a viable career choice.

NAA publishes the monthly Units Magazine and other industry publications. In addition, NAA offers the industry's premier education conference and trade show, Apartmentalize, attracting thousands of multifamily housing professionals seeking education, networking, and business opportunities.