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Progress Residential Earns 2024 Great Place To Work Certification™

We’re proud to be Great Place To Work® Certified™ for the second year in a row! This prestigious award is based entirely on what current employees say about their experience working at Progress and is a testament that we have the best team in the industry.


Progress Celebrates Third Win as 2023 CandE Award Winner!

We’re thrilled to share that we've received the 2023 Global Candidate Experience (CandE) Award for the third time. Talent Board selected us from among 60 global companies, underscoring our commitment to success and growth.

Progress Residential Earns Top 10 Employer 2024 Military Friendly® Designation

For the third year in a row, Progress has been recognized for its commitment to Veterans and service members. This award measures an organization’s commitment, effort and success in creating sustainable and meaningful benefits for the military community.

Ama Romaine, Former Blackstone GC for Real Estate Asset Management, Joins Progress Residential as General Counsel

Ms. Romaine will leverage her institutional and consumer-focused experience to advance resident services and community-centric strategies for nation’s largest single-family rental management company

Progress Residential Earns 2023 Great Place To Work Certification™
The prestigious award is based on what team members say about their experience working at Progress. As part of its survey results, 77% of Progress team members said Progress is a great place To Work, which is 20 points higher than the average U.S. company score of 57%.

Progress Residential Featured in REI Ink January 2023 Cover Story
Progress Residential’s CEO, Adolfo Villagomez, and Dave Feldman, Executive Vice President of Acquisitions, are featured in REI Ink’s January 2023 cover story. Adolfo and Dave shared some of the exciting work Progress will be focusing on in 2023 as we continue to advance our resident-centric strategies, putting the people we serve at the heart of all we do. Highlights include investing in technology to continue to enhance our resident experience, expanding our work in affordable housing and creating a strong foundation that supports future growth.

Progress Residential  Earns Top 10 2023 Military Friendly® Employer Designation
Company Recognized for Committment to Veterans and Service Members for Second Consecutive Year


Progress Residential to Grow Its Affordable Housing Operations

Progress Residential in a joint press release with Pretium, plans to grow its affordable single-family rental housing operations in markets across the country.


Progress Residential Named Global Candidate Experience Award Winner for Second Year in a Row
Company Recognized for Excellence by the Talent Board in Largest Study of its Kind


Digital Transformation Executive Adolfo Villagomez Joins Progress Residential as CEO
Mr. Villagomez brings more than two decades of experience leading consumer-facing businesses and delivering profitable growth in digital and traditional domains.


Progress Residential Earns 2022 Military Friendly Employer Designation
Progress Residential, the market leader in single-family rental management services, today announced that it has earned the 2022 Military Friendly® Employer designation.


Esusu and Progress Residential Join Forces to Transform Single-Family Rental Housing
Esusu, the leading financial technology company advancing rent reporting and data solutions for credit building, and Progress Residential, the market leader in single-family rental management services, today announced a new partnership to make Esusu’s platform for financial health solutions available to Progress Residential’s more than 250,000 residents across approximately 80,000 homes nationwide.

Progress Residential Named Global Candidate Experience Award Winner
Progress Residential, a national leader in single-family rental property management, today announced it has been named a 2021 Global Candidate Experience Award (CandE Award) winner. The CandE Awards reflect satisfaction levels of job candidates with a potential employer based upon research by the Talent Board, a nonprofit research organization focused on a quality candidate experience.

Pretium, Ares Management and Front Yard Residential Complete First-Ever Single-Family Rental Take-Private Transaction
NEW YORK and LOS ANGELES, Jan. 11, 2021 — Pretium and a group of its investors, and funds managed by the Real Estate Equity and Alternative Credit strategies of Ares Management Corporation (NYSE: ARES) (“Ares”) today announced the completion of their acquisition of Front Yard Residential Corporation (NYSE: RESI) (“Front Yard”), a leading provider of high-quality and affordable single-family rental (“SFR”) housing.

PRMS by Progress Residential to manage 4,000 new Built-for-Rent homes
PRMS has signed a three-year property management agreement with SVN | SFR Capital Fund I, LP (the “Fund”) to manage approximately 4,000 single-family homes in new, Built-for-Rent (BFR) communities across multiple states.

Habitat for Humanity dedicates home to Ethiopian family in Phoenix
Progress Residential supports Habitat for Humanity to help amazing families build their forever homes. Our first project with Habitat was in Phoenix, AZ where over 100 Progress team members helped do everything from roofing and pouring concrete, to hanging drywall and painting.


Helping Families Find Home with Habitat for Humanity and Progress Residential
Recently, Chaz Mueller appeared on Phoenix’s NBC Channel 12 with Habitat for Humanity of Central Arizona’s CEO, Jason Barlow to talk about our recent sponsorship of the Abu/Dubale home.


Habitat for Humanity volunteers help build the American dream for Phoenix family
Progress Residential supports Habitat for Humanity to help amazing families build their forever homes. Our first project with Habitat was in Phoenix, AZ where over 100 Progress team members helped do everything from roofing and pouring concrete, to hanging drywall and painting.


This new mom shared her manager's response to her plan to pump at work and it's what all women want
What makes Progress special is our incredible team members. Good Morning America highlighted this story about an email conversation between one of our team members and her manager about returning to work after maternity leave.



How Real Estate Firms Are Helping Federal Workers Survive The Shutdown
Progress Residential and our CEO, Chaz Mueller, were featured for our response to the U.S. Government shutdown at the beginning of 2019. We saw the furlough as an opportunity to show federal employees and military men and women how much we appreciate what they do for our country.

As U.S. Government Shut Down Persists, Landlords Defer Tenant Rents, Waive Late Charges
The U.S. Government shutdown in January of 2019 affected millions of government employees. Progress Residential was among the property managers that delayed rent payments for residents who were furloughed.

PR3 Management by Progress Residential® Announces Strategic Alliance with Quinn Residences
PHOENIX--(BUSINESS WIRE)--PR3 Management, the national single-family rental property management platform of Progress Residential®, is pleased to announce that it has formed a strategic alliance with Quinn Residences, a South Florida-based developer of purpose-built, single-family rental (SFR) communities.

GLOBEST.COM names Tina Mortera 2021 Woman of Influence
Congratulations to Progress’ own Senior Vice President of Marketing, Tina Mortera, on being named one of GLOBST.COM’s Woman of Influence for 2021. Tina was selected for her contributions, not just to Progress, but to our industry.  Among the reasons for her award is her relentless focus on analyzing the wants and needs of renters and on making the customer journey as seamless as possible.