Our purpose and values

At AvalonBay, we're driven by a bold purpose: creating a better way to live.

We do this by providing distinctive apartment living experiences and contributing to the vitality of local communities. All AvalonBay associates, from community maintenance managers to development directors to accounts payable analysts, have a role to play in bringing our purpose to life.

Our core values define our standards of behavior and guide our decisions:

  • A Commitment to Integrity

Do the right thing - always

  • A Spirit of Caring

Have genuine kindness and concern for others

  • A Focus on Continuous Improvement

Always try to get better