NAHMA Applauds Developers and Managers at the Forefront of Affordable Housing

Vanguard Award for New Construction
*Small Property (less than 100 units)
Avalon Villas, Phoenix, Ariz.; Management Company: Celtic Property Management LLC; Owner: Atlantic Development & Investments Inc., Scottsdale, Ariz.

We are so proud to announce that Avalon Villas in Phoenix, Arizona, has won the prestigious Vanguard Award for New Construction (Small Property) from the National Affordable Housing Management Association (NAHMA)! This award recognizes the high-quality design and innovative financing of newly developed or significantly rehabbed affordable multifamily housing communities. Avalon Villas, managed by Celtic Property Management LLC and owned by Atlantic Development & Investments Inc., is a shining example of how affordable housing can be a transformative asset to communities. On-site Head Start through the City of Phoenix Birth to Five program is provided by the Greater Phoenix Urban League, Inc. and on-site health navigation services are provided by Community Bridges, Inc. For more details on the NAHMA Vanguard Award winners, visit