Member Benefits

There has never been a better time to join the American Apartment Owners Association (AAOA)! As the nation's largest landlord association with over 65,000 members, we are here to offer a new and improved way to manage properties. In fact, our tools and resources make the day-to-day work of property management more convenient. From real-time credit data to free landlord forms, our features empower you to perform better. Whether you're a landlord, a real estate broker, a real estate owner of single family homes or an apartment complex owner, enjoy a more streamlined management experience through our long list of helpful and easily accessible tools.

  • 2 Free Tenant Screening Packages
  • $10 Off Each Additional Tenant Screening Package Ordered
  • 50% Off Premium Landlord Forms
  • Free Educational Webinars
  • Free AAOA Today eNewsletter
  • Live Phone Support

Dozens of Discounts Including

Home Depot - Earn 2% Cash BackHome Depot
Earn 2% Cash Back

Office Depot - Up to 90% off + free next day deliveryOffice Depot
Up to 90% off + free next day delivery

Sherwin-Williams - Save 30% Year Round + $10 Off Your First PurchaseSherwin-Williams
Save 30% Year Round + $10 Off Your First Purchase

ManageZoom Property Management Software - Save 60%ManageZoom Property Management Software
Save 60%


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AAOA Features

Are you considering becoming an American Apartment Owners Association (AAOA) member? Here's what you can expect to receive from our property manager association:

Tenant ScreeningTenant Screening

AAOA offers fast, secure, and accurate tenant screening reports at reduced prices for members. Offering 24/7 real-time access to the best background checks in the country, AAOA gives you the freedom to select a tenant screening package or create your own custom report. Our trained staff is here to help review any report ordered from nationwide eviction and criminal data to credit checks by TransUnion, Experian or Equifax, to sex offender, previous address history, and more. Plus, with your membership, you'll receive your first two reports FREE and save an additional $10 off every package ordered. Landlords and property management companies with large volume are eligible for even bigger discounts, contact us.

Landlord FormsLandlord Forms

Lease agreements, security deposit receipts, mold addendums — these forms are crucial to your success as a landlord of single- or multi-family homes. As an AAOA member you will have access to our comprehensive library of landlord forms including leases, rental agreements, rental applications and much more at a 50% discount. AAOA real estate legal forms have been designed to provide you and your tenant with an easy-to-understand, straightforward and simple approach to help manage your rental property with ease.


AAOA has established relationships with experts in the fields of property management, landlord tenant laws, background screening, delinquent rent collection, and maintenance and tax planning, to name a few. As a member, you are invited to join us for any of our live webinars held throughout the year at absolutely no extra charge.


From Staples for your office supplies to Home Depot for your repair needs, membership with AAOA gives you exclusive discounts at some of your favorite retailers. Benefit from the clout that nearly 70,000 members have been enjoying for years including discounts on tenant screening packages and premium landlord forms. Major national brands have partnered with AAOA to offer its members tremendous opportunities and savings. Join AAOA and get the inside track on savings from Sherwin Williams, Sprint, FedEx and many more.

Live SupportLive Support

AAOA is here for you. Whether you need a little help navigating our website, have a question about your account, or want to make the most out of your member benefits, our US-based live support team is available to help you. Join AAOA and experience the best support team in property management. Contact us any time.

Certificate of MembershipMembership Certificate

By joining AAOA you'll receive a membership certificate and card via USPS mail in your welcome packet. Proudly show your membership status with AAOA by displaying the certificate or showing your membership card to vendors and prospective tenants. The AAOA membership certificate proves to tenants you are serious about being the best landlord possible.

What Members Say About AAOA

Jerry L.
Georgetown, IN / Member Since 2009

Jerry L.

AAOA is the one place to go for all of the answers needed to participate in the rental market. Everything you need is in one place. I have been a member for more than 7 years and I make the most of my membership.

Cheryl A.
Auburndale, FL / Member Since 2008

Cheryl A.

I have been a member for a long time and I am very happy with the upgrades in service that have been added over the years. It just keeps getting better and better. Thanks!

Marty W.
Cincinnati, OH / Member Since 2014

Marty W.

From their knowledgeable staff, to their ever improving services and technology, AAOA has got it together. They have been a boon for my business!

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Will I Receive A Membership Welcome Packet?

    Members receive a membership welcome packet via USPS within 6-8 weeks of joining.

  • What Payment Methods Do You Accept?

    We accept American Express, Discover, Mastercard, and Visa.

  • Is AAOA Membership Monthly Or Yearly?

    AAOA Membership is yearly.

  • Will I Be Notified Prior To My Membership Being Renewed?

    Yes. An email reminder will be sent to you 30 days and 7 days prior to your membership renewal.

  • How Do I Get A Tenant Screening Report Today?

    It's easy! There are 2 ways to get a tenant screening report today. Click on Tenant Screening at the top of the page and select the tenant screening package you want to buy now. Then follow the onscreen prompts and checkout. You can also become a member of AAOA and then log in to your account to order a tenant screening package. As an AAOA member you'll save $10 on every tenant screening package.

  • Is Membership Required to Order a Tenant Screening Report?

    No! Membership is not required to order a tenant screening report. Non-members can purchase tenant screening at the current retail price. AAOA Members receive a $10 discount on tenant screening packages.

  • Do I Need An Inspection To Get Credit Reports On My Tenant?

    No! An onsite inspection is not required to obtain a credit report on your tenant. AAOA offers a tenant cooperation method allowing you to bypass the underwriting and inspection process. All members can opt to have an inspection done. Completing an inspection along with providing the additional documents will allow you to gain instant access to credit reports at checkout, no tenant cooperation required.

  • How Do I Get My Free Tenant Screening Package?

    Free tenant screening packages are automatically credited to your membership account. Simply log in, select a Red, White, Blue, or Gold tenant screening package, and you'll see a credit for it at checkout.