INDIANAPOLIS (March 25, 2019) – The Annex Group, LLC, a leading student and affordable housing developer, is proud to announce CEO Kyle Bach was named the One to Watch in the 2018 Multifamily Pillars of the Industry’s by the National Association of Home Builders (NAHB).
NAHB’s “One to Watch” category recognizes outstanding candidates, ages 45 or younger, who show strong leadership and growth in their career trajectories, a commitment to the multifamily industry, and have made a significant impact on their organizations through their hard work, diligence and leadership. The Multifamily Pillars of the Industry Awards highlight creative development concepts, innovative financing strategies, great design, and superior management and marketing in the apartment and condo marketplace. Bach was honored at the International Builders Show at the Las Vegas Convention Center on Feb. 19.
Bach is the founder and CEO of The Annex Group, LLC, formerly Mecca Companies, Inc., which provides student housing in underserved campus markets and affordable housing in large university communities. Bach has developed more than 2,000 multifamily and single-family assets throughout the Midwest with a total development value exceeding $500 million.
“I am humbled to be recognized among other outstanding honorees and disruptors in the multifamily housing industry,” said Bach. “I look forward to working alongside my team of talented associates and furthering The Annex Group’s efforts of creating quality experiences through unique housing opportunities, and establishing strategic partnerships that assist in its efforts to address community demands and provide opportunity for redevelopment with purposeful, innovative solutions.”
As CEO, Bach oversees the company’s strategy, capital and leadership platforms for all the companies under The Annex Group umbrella. His passion, in university communities, is to provide housing opportunities that serve as a catalyst for economic development, not only for the residents of the projects, but also the communities and campuses they serve.
Under Bach’s leadership, The Annex Group has overseen nearly $1 billion in commercial projects including redevelopment and ground-up construction and has been named to Indianapolis Business Journal’s Fast 25, a list of the fastest growing companies in Indianapolis, for the past three years, as well as one of the top contractors by Student Housing Business. In addition, Bach was named to Indianapolis Business Journal’s 2018 Forty Under 40 List.

The Annex Group is a leading student and affordable housing developer with a focus on providing innovative, amenitized housing in emerging markets throughout the United States. The Annex Group encompasses a vast portfolio of communities valued at more than $250 million. Serving as a catalyst for economic development, The Annex Group has overseen nearly $1 billion in commercial projects including redevelopment and ground-up construction. The Annex Group is proudly headquartered in Indianapolis, Indiana. To learn more about The Annex Group, visit or follow them on Facebook and LinkedIn.