2022 Property of the Year Winners

Each year the Austin Apartment Association recognizes outstanding individuals and properties who achieved excellence and are leaders in their field. 

Amber Award

Any affordable Housing Property. Must have income and rent restrictions on greater than 50% of the total number of units. 

The Haywood, Apartment Management Professionals (AMP)

With thoughtful design and exclusive community amenities, The Haywood Apartments is the destination for affordable, upscale apartments in Austin! Affordable and luxury are no longer separate! Residents experience modern apartments, resort-style amenities, and many local perks as this community loves supporting Austin’s growing businesses! 


CARE Award

Creating an Amazing Resident Experience

The CARE Award recognizes a community that excelled at keeping their residents satisfied and engaged during 2022.

Midtown Commons at Crestview Station, Greystar

Community events are the heart of resident satisfaction at Midtown Commons, where they take a lot of pride in the brainstorming, planning, and execution of the resident events. They take these opportunities to engage with their residents, listen to their feedback, and provide them with a little fun!  Some of the exciting events Midtown Commons hosted were Wine Down Wednesdays, a March Madness bracket challenge, a PRIDE pool party, Yappy hours for the 4-legged residents and they partnered with We Are Blood for a community blood drive.  Way to go Midtown Commons at Crestview!   


Crystal Award

Any property that has 10+ residential floors, has interior corridors, elevators, and a parking garage.

Ashton Austin, Greystar

Nestled in the heart of downtown Austin, the Ashton has 259 beautiful apartment homes that include stunning penthouses on the 36th floor, with floor-to-ceiling windows that capture the spectacular views of Lady Bird Lake and the skyline of North Austin. The Ashton Austin is truly luxury living at its finest. At The Ashton, the residents are the top priority, and the favorite part of each day is being able to offer a service that residents often describe as "going above and beyond" and knowing that they feel special.


Diamond Award (50 - 299 units)

Any property built between 2000 and 2009 with 50 - 299 units.

Hudson Miramont, Avenue5 Residential

Hudson Miramont, a residential community featuring one-, two- and three-bedroom homes in Austin, has exclusive living spaces that are thoughtfully designed for comfort and convenience in mind. Spacious layouts and amenities welcome residents home, along with exceptional service and an ideal, location minutes away from shopping, dining and entertainment options. 

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Diamond Award (300+ units)

Any property built between 2000 and 2009 with 300+ units.

10x Living at Grandview, RPM Living

10X Living Grandview’s amenities include a sparkling pool, fitness center, business center, and clubhouse.  The community also features walking and jogging trails for residents to enjoy the lush, green surroundings, and an outdoor entertaining and dining area with BBQ grills perched above the treetops with expansive views of the rolling hills,  bringing the best of Hill Country scenery. 

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Emerald Award (50 - 299 units)

Any garden-style property with four stories or fewer and surface parking built between 2010 and 2020 with 50 - 299 units.

Elan East, Greystar

Elan East offers luxe living with a hint of Austin flair.  They offer homes with spacious layouts, walk-in closets, private patios and balconies, and nine- to twelve-foot ceilings, and the community amenities offer exciting spaces to socialize, relax and bring convenience to each resident.

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Emerald Award (300+ units)

Any garden-style property with four stories or fewer and surface parking built between 2010 and 2020 with 300+ units.

The Michael at Presidio, Greystar

The Michael is bordered by a one-of-a-kind canal that attracts an abundance of wildlife. Modern apartments are surrounded by acres of oak trees and lovingly maintained green spaces. The picturesque setting encourages the mind to escape and relax as you breathe in this tranquil sanctuary. 

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Onyx Award

Any property with renovations having been done within the last three calendar years. The property must meet both interior and amenity renovations as identified.

Madison Northridge, RPM Living

Madison Northridge is a 1985-constructed, Class B, 200-unit asset located prominently on Metric Boulevard in North Austin. This community has undergone extensive modernization. Renovations include replacing the roofs, repainting the exteriors, refurbishing the clubhouse, replacing pool furniture and gym equipment, installing building water shut-off valves, and rejuvenating all unit interiors. 


Opal Award

Any property where 85% of the residents are a minimum age of 55+.

Overture Mueller, Greystar

Overture Mueller is a welcoming 55-plus community where residents indulge in luxury living without sacrificing convenience. These gorgeous apartments in Austin have resort-inspired amenities and services. Additionally, this community offers maintenance-free living that keeps residents’ focus where it belongs: on enjoying life their way.  


Pearl Award

Any property that is less than 12 months old, either at the time of nomination or within one year of 1st move in at the time of nomination.

The Emory, RPM Living

The Emory features tailored Apartment homes with spacious floorplans, designer finishes, and smart home features. Fantastic amenities include a modern fitness center with digitally interactive workout equipment, a luxurious pool with baja ledges, a game-room, and outdoor entertainment areas. Located in the charming municipality of Hutto, The Emory is a modern community offering a rewarding lifestyle.


Rise Above Award

The Rise Above Award is open to owner/management and supplier members and recognizes a company that gives back to the community in 2022.

The Langdon on Parmer

Over the past 12 months, The Langdon on Parmer has offered several service opportunities to increase the sense of community and also contribute to the overall well-being of the Austin community at large. In December 2021, the Property adopted a family’s wish list and was able to collect $820 in gift cards from residents, team members, and vendors. This was enough to cover the family’s entire wish list and their holiday dinner. The community also partnered with Toys for Tots in December 2021 and was able to collect 25 toy donations from. In July 2022, the community participated in an annual tradition of collecting school supplies for a Back-to-School Drive with Foundation Communities. Lastly, they are currently participating in a partnership with Soles 4 Soles, e asking residents, vendors, and team members to drop off new or gently worn shoes to donate to those in need and to protect the planet through recycling. Besides service opportunities, they have contributed to the well-being of their community through monthly resident events to build a sense of community and comradery. These efforts have led to a high retention rate within the community, led to a 3.8 Google rating, and helped them achieve the RPM Living Reputation Award for 2021.  


Ruby Award (50 - 299 units)

Any property built prior to 1989 with 50 - 299 units.

Landmark at Barton Creek, RPM Living

Landmark at Barton Creek, a southwest Austin apartment community at the edge of Zilker Park and Barton Creek features wooded and scenic views. Residents love the spacious floorplans with designer finishes, gorgeous wood-trimmed interiors, and the natural Texas beauty of live oak trees, native landscaping, and water features. 


Ruby Award (300+ units)

Any property built prior to 1989 with 300+ units.

Retreat at Barton Creek, Avenue5 Residential

Retreat at Barton Creek is the perfect residence for the individual who works in the city but enjoys an active outdoor lifestyle. An ideal location off South Lamar surrounded by and overlooking the picturesque Barton Creek Greenbelt. The perfect retreat to take advantage of everything the city of Austin has to offer. 


Sapphire Award (50 - 299 units)

Any property built between 1990 and 1999 with 50 - 299 units.

Regal Parc, Greystar

Regal Parc is uniquely located in the heart of Cedar Park. The property’s location offers all the amenities of suburban living, including access to renowned Leander schools, great restaurants and shopping, and compelling employment opportunities. They pride themselves on the large open kitchens and living spaces, abundant windows allowing ample, natural light, and modern & trendy finishes.


Sapphire Award (300+ units)

Any property built between 1990 and 1999 with 300+ units.

The Village at Gracy Farms, Greystar

Residents delight in the classic Hill Country aesthetic and native landscaping at The Village at Gracy Farms. The natural environment around this pet-friendly community makes it easy to feel right at home. The Village at Gracy Farms also helps residents relax around the community with a sparkling resort pool, community grills and so much more. 

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Topaz Award

Any property that has 9 or fewer residential floors, has interior corridors, elevators, and a parking garage.

7East Apartments, The Morgan Group

7East is a boutique-style mixed-use community consisting of 186 homes. It is conveniently located and nestled in East 7th Street which offers that true neighborhood character of the Eastside of Austin. The community offers a rich variety of floor plan choices, complimented by trend-setting amenity spaces.