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AMLI Residential Overview

Chicago, IL
501 to 1000 employees
Company - Private
Real Estate
$100 to $500 million (USD) per year
AMLI Residential is one of the preeminent multifamily companies in the nation. AMLI is focused on the development, acquisition and management of luxury apartment communities across the United States. With over 850 team members working onsite at our apartment communities and in ... Read more

Mission: AMLI is committed to customer service and providing its residents a worry-free, high-value living experience in our communities. AMLI® is a brand name representing high quality, exceptional service and superior value. AMLI's mission is to ... Read more

Company Updates

  • We have seen so many heartwarming images and videos from many of our onsite teams over the last several weeks. We wanted to capture these moments in a genuine ad for the AMLI brand, reinforcing we are here for our residents and each other. Our onsite teams are taking customer service to a new level, finding innovative ways to execute on our mission, and proving that our FAMLI culture is strong. AMLI’s values include Quality, Service, and Integrity. We pull together and we do the right things the right way. Thank you to our onsite teams for enthusiastically carrying our torch during this unprecedented time! Every time I watch this, it brings a smile to my face and my heart bursts with pride. I hope you feel similar sentiments while watching it. #FAMLISTRONG

  • Wow 20 years! Happy Work Anniversary Michelle!

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AMLI Residential – Why Work With Us?

AMLI takes pride in providing a rewarding place to work, where diversity and individuality are embraced. The foundation of our business is service, and each team member contributes to achieving AMLI’s Mission: Provide An Outstanding Living Environment For Our Residents.

AMLI encourages forward thinking and exploring new ideas, creating a culture that values employee contributions. We offer an energizing environment in which to grow and learn. AMLI encourages employees to embrace a work-life balance -- a balance that ensures that they achieve their everyday goals, reflecting the enjoyment of their job as well as their personal lives. AMLI means work that you love -- in a positive and rewarding environment.



AMLI Residential focuses on the development, construction and management of luxury apartment communities. We currently own and manage over 20,000 apartment homes in nine U.S. markets.

With over 850 team members working onsite at our apartment communities and in corporate offices at our Chicago headquarters, as well as in Atlanta, Austin, Dallas, Houston, Denver, Seattle, Southern California and South Florida, AMLI is a great place to work and build a career.

Founded in 1980 as AMLI Realty Co. and now owned by PRIME Property Fund, a core, open-ended, institutional real estate fund managed by Morgan Stanley, AMLI Residential has grown to be a prominent, well-respected multifamily real estate developer and owner .

AMLI has made a commitment to protecting the environment through sustainable development and operations to conserve natural resources and create healthier places to live and work. Sustainable or "green" developments use land more responsibly, offer improved indoor air quality, consume less energy and water, and incorporate renewable or recycled materials.

AMLI has committed to building new developments to meet the standards of the Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design® (LEED) green building program.  AMLI is proud that, as of December 1, 29 of its communities across the country are LEED certified. And 17 AMLI communities have earned the U.S. Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA’s) ENERGY STAR® certification, which signifies that these communities perform in the top 25 percent of similar facilities nationwide for energy efficiency and meet strict energy efficiency performance levels set by the EPA.

Additionally, as of March 1, 2017, 28 AMLI communities proudly offer smoke-free living. AMLI's Breatheasy® program prohibits smoking by residents and guests inside apartment homes and throughout the community, creating a healthy and clean living environment for our residents. People appreciate the opportunity that AMLI is giving apartment residents to live completely smoke-free.


AMLI focuses on our employees’ personal and professional development. Our team members connect with each other and their career goals through our training and education programs. We prepare our team members for the next step and open up opportunities for a successful experience at AMLI. We promote from within and offer transfers to different locations and/or functional areas.

AMLI is committed to continuous learning for all of its team members.

AMLI programs include:

Peer Training

AMLI Continuing Education Classes

Online Learning Center & Resource Library

Scholarship Dollars






At AMLI, we strive to be good citizens by giving back to the communities in which we live and work. AMLI employees are encouraged to make a difference by getting involved with charitable organizations through our AMLI FAMLI Volunteer Program.  

Learn more about some of the major charities AMLI is proud to support:

Atlanta Community Food Bank

LUNGevity Foundation

Ronald McDonald House

Camp Hope

The Salvation Army

Jonathan’s Place

Check out AMLI Volunteers in action at Jonathan’s Place.



AMLI Residential Reviews

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    Current Employee - Leasing Professional in Houston, TX
    Current Employee - Leasing Professional in Houston, TX
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at AMLI Residential full-time (More than 3 years)


    I have worked for this company for over 3 years and cannot say enough great things about them! From their company culture, to their commitment to resident, their work ethic is impeccable. The level of commitment to their employees with different levels of training, company events, promotions, etc. is outstanding and untouchable. Would love to continue to grow with this company and making real impacts on other's lives.


    No cons at this time.

    Advice to Management

    Keep up the incredible work and dedication to the employees and different communities!

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AMLI Residential Photos

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AMLI Residential Interviews



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    Community Manager Interview

    Anonymous Employee in Fort Lauderdale, FL
    Accepted Offer
    Positive Experience
    Average Interview


    I applied online. The process took 4+ weeks. I interviewed at AMLI Residential (Fort Lauderdale, FL) in October 2018.


    Lengthy, 3 different interviews with different individuals. Direct, positive, to the point. Several question but in the end felt more like conversation with a mentor. Each individual asked about my last experience, what new I could bring to the table and where I wanted to go. Also asked why I wanted to join their organization.

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AMLI Residential Awards & Accolades

  • 2019 ENERGY STAR Partner of the Year, U.S. Environmental Protection Agency (EPA), 2019
  • LEED Homes Power Builder, US Green Building Council, 2017
  • NMHC’s Top 50, National Multifamily Housing Council, 2017
  • LEED Homes Award Winner for Outstanding Multifamily Developer, United States Green Building Council (USGBC), 2017
  • Outstanding Commitment to LEED, US Green Building Council, 2014
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