Avalon at Mission Bay offers a variety of studios and one- and two-bedroom apartments. Its properties have kitchens that are equipped with refrigerators, air-conditioning systems and spacious closets. The company s properties also have 40-person whirlpool spas and swimming pools. In addition, Avalon at Mission Bay s properties feature fitness centers and basketball and sand volleyball courts. It is a part of AvalonBay Communities, which is one of the leading real estate investment trusts in the United States that develops, redevelops, acquires and manages a range of apartment communities. Incorporated in 1993, the company maintains locations in Northeast, mid-Atlantic states, Midwest and California.