Apartment Life


Apartment Life is a faith-based, non-profit organization that has been serving the apartment industry since 2000.

Contact information

Mailing address:
Apartment Life
PO Box 650951
Dallas, TX 75265

Website: apartmentlife.org

Phone: 817-685-2963

Email: info@apartmentlife.org

Organization details

EIN: 752868621

CEO/President: Pete Kelly

Chairman: Keith Dunkin

Board size: 14

Founder: Stan Dobbs

Year founded: 2000

Tax deductible: Yes

Fiscal year end: 12/31

Member of ECFA: Yes

Member of ECFA since: 2020


Community is good for both people and business. Unfortunately, many apartment residents feel completely disconnected from their neighbors. Apartment Life helps apartment owners care for residents by connecting them in relationships. This, in turn, helps improve the community's financial performance through online reputation, resident satisfaction, and resident retention. Changing business. Changing lives.

Mission statement

We believe every individual is created for community and that we are called to love our neighbor as ourselves. Our goal is to live this out while providing strong business value to apartment owners.

Statement of faith

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Financial efficiency ratings

Sector: Community Development

CategoryRatingOverall rankSector rank
Overall efficiency rating4 of 7251 of 26
Fund acquisition rating64 of 7262 of 26
Resource allocation rating36 of 7262 of 26
Asset utilization rating24 of 7252 of 26

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Balance sheet
Receivables, inventories, prepaids$659,472$273,782$231,975$260,858$216,160
Short-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Other current assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total current assets$1,746,734$1,687,866$958,809$920,745$754,806
Long-term investments$0$0$0$0$0
Fixed assets$4,646$7,835$12,447$12,973$35,564
Other long-term assets$35,356$0$1,014$4,964$8,914
Total long-term assets$40,002$7,835$13,461$17,937$44,478
Total assets$1,786,736$1,695,701$972,270$938,682$799,284
Payables and accrued expenses$64,310$251,195$66,231$49,165$86,504
Other current liabilities$0$93,660$104,166$32,235$34,124
Total current liabilities$64,310$344,855$170,397$81,400$120,628
Due to (from) affiliates$0$0$0$0$0
Other long-term liabilities$911,608$649,163$499,892$554,533$376,649
Total long-term liabilities$911,608$649,163$499,892$554,533$376,649
Total liabilities$975,918$994,018$670,289$635,933$497,277
Net assets20182017201620152014
Temporarily restricted$15,205$507,694$285,405$0$0
Permanently restricted$0$0$0$0$0
Net assets$810,818$701,683$301,981$302,749$302,007
Revenues and expenses
Total contributions$12,806,218$12,310,160$11,198,355$10,386,667$10,552,657
Program service revenue$3,199,273$2,677,178$2,570,999$2,435,674$2,430,124
Membership dues$0$0$0$0$0
Investment income$27,134$2,156$1,537$3,273$2,506
Other revenue($88,257)$12,812$20,170$12,885$3,738
Total other revenue$3,138,150$2,692,146$2,592,706$2,451,832$2,436,368
Total revenue$15,944,368$15,002,306$13,791,061$12,838,499$12,989,025
Program services$14,912,700$13,682,367$12,885,814$12,007,860$12,018,911
Management and general$913,133$844,848$857,473$793,911$649,999
Total expenses$15,835,233$14,602,604$13,791,829$12,837,757$12,727,244
Change in net assets20182017201620152014
Surplus (deficit)$109,135$399,702($768)$742$261,781
Other changes in net assets$0$0$0$0$0
Total change in net assets$109,135$399,702($768)$742$261,781

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After a career in the computer industry, Stan attended seminary in Fort Worth Texas and developed a passion for serving apartment communities while on staff at a church. Seeing the apartment industry's need for help in creating real community, Stan launched Apartment Life in 2000 with the support of several apartment industry executives, many of whom serve on the Board of Directors. Stan lives in the Dallas/Fort Worth area with his wife Vicky. They have four children - Amelia, Aaron, Elliott, and Graham.

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