NMHC 50 Largest Apartment Developers (2015 Rankings)


Developer Rank 2015Company NameUnits Started 2014Corporate OfficerHQ CityHQ State
1Alliance Residential Company7,500Bruce Ward & V. Jay HiemenzPhoenixAZ
2Mill Creek Residential Trust LLC5,397Charles R. BrindellDallasTX
3Wood Partners, LLC4,700Ryan Dearborn, Chairman CEOAtlantaGA
4Related Development, LLC4,593Steve PattersonMiamiFL
5Lennar Multifamily Communities4,565Todd FarrellCharlotteNC
6AvalonBay Communities, Inc.4,044Timothy J. NaughtonArlingtonVA
7Trammell Crow Residential3,983Kenneth J. ValachDallasTX
8Greystar Real Estate Partners, LLC3,896Robert A. FaithCharlestonSC
9The NRP Group LLC2,658 J. David Heller and T. Richard BaileyClevelandOH
10Lincoln Property Company2,557Tim ByrneDallasTX
11Carmel Partners2,510Ron ZeffSan FranciscoCA
12CAPREIT, Inc.2,400Dick KadishRockvilleMD
13Equity Residential2,267David J. NeithercutChicagoIL
14The Calida Group2,220Eric CohenLas VegasNV
15Holland Residential1,790Clyde HollandVancouverWA
16The Michaels Organization1,766John J. O'DonnellMarltonNJ
17StreetLights Residential1,610Tom BakewellDallasTX
18Forest City Residential Group, Inc.1,596Ronald A. RatnerClevelandOH
19Flournoy Development Co., LLC1,556Thomas H. FlournoyColumbusGA
20AMLI Residential1,525Greg MutzChicagoIL
21Prometheus Real Estate Group, Inc.1,500Jaclyn SafierSan MateoCA
22EdR1,461Randy ChurcheyMemphisTN
23The Dinerstein Companies1,458Brian DinersteinHoustonTX
24GID1,453William H RobertsBostonMA
25Woodfield Development1,422Greg BonifieldArlingtonVA