The Property Management Association of West Michigan (PMAWM) was founded and incorporated in 1994. Originally the Grand Rapids Property Management Association (GRPMA), the association enjoyed numerous accomplishments and expansion, growing to represent the owners and management companies of more than 60,000 apartment homes throughout West Michigan from Kalamazoo, to the Lake-shore and Northern Michigan.  Additionally, we proudly serve over 120 supplier members, making the PMA of West Michigan one of the largest multifamily housing association in the Great Lakes State. 

The PMAWM is a 501(c) 6 non-profit trade organization who provides the West Michigan multifamily housing industry with legislative support, education, networking opportunities and community outreach to benefit our membership and the communities they serve. The PMAWM is devoted to supporting the diversity, integrity and ever-changing environment of the multifamily housing industry.  This is YOUR association and we are here for YOU.

Our members represent all facets of the multifamily housing industry: apartment owners, management executives, developers, builders, investors, property managers, leasing consultants, maintenance personnel, grounds, janitorial and housekeeping, suppliers and related business professionals.​


Advocate, educate and engage the rental housing industry to positively impact our members and the communities they serve.


We are a high impact, unified resource and advocate for the rental housing industry, guided by engaged members.