The Southeast and Southwest regions of the United States are the focus markets of Mid-America Apartment Communities. The company is registered as a real estate investment trust (REIT) that focuses on multi-family homes.
The business is engaged in the acquisition, development, redevelopment and management of these properties. The portfolio of the company is categorized as high-end with extensive amenities and cutting edge technologies deployed. They provide the highest quality of units that uphold the convenience, appeal and hassle-free living concept of apartments. As of March 2015, their portfolio includes 81,976 apartment homes. These properties thrive in 14 states in 265 communities with a strong presence in the state of Georgia, North Carolina, Florida, Texas and in South Carolina.
The company is listed as a component of the Wilshire 5000 and the S&P Midcap 400 Indices. It continues to trade publicly on the New York Stock Exchange. Common shares of the business are marketed using the ticker symbol MAA.