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Important Notice of Availability of Proxy Materials for the Shareholder Meeting of AMERICAN HOMES 4 RENT To Be Held On: May 9, 2019 at 10:00 a.m. PDT 30601 Agoura Road, Suite 200, Agoura Hills, California 91301 COMPANY NUMBER ACCOUNT NUMBER CONTROL NUMBER This communication presents only an overview of the more complete proxy materials that are available to you on the Internet. we encourage you to access and review all of the important information contained in the proxy materials before voting. If you want to receive a paper or e-mail copy of the proxy materials you must request one. There is no charge to you for requesting a copy. To facilitate timely delivery please make the request as instructed below before 04/29/19. Please visit, where the following materials are available for view: • Notice of Annual Meeting of Stockholders & Proxy Statement • Form of Proxy Card • Annual Report on Form 10-K TO REqUEST MATERIAL: TELEPHONE: 888-Proxy-NA (888-776-9962) 718-921-8562 (for international callers) E-MAIL: wEBSITE: TO VOTE: ONLINE: To access your online proxy card, please visit and follow the on-screen instructions or scan the QR code with your smartphone. You may enter your voting instructions at up until 11:59 PM Eastern Time the day before the cut-off or meeting date. IN PERSON: You may vote your shares in person by attending the Annual Meeting. TELEPHONE: To vote by telephone, please visit to view the materials and to obtain the toll free number to call. MAIL: You may request a card by following the instructions above. THE BOARD OF TRUSTEES RECOMMENDS A VOTE “FOR” ALL THE LISTED NOMINEES AND “FOR” PROPOSALS 2 AND 3. Please note that you cannot use this notice to vote by mail. 1. Election of Trustees To elect the 10 Trustee nominees named in the proxy statement: B. Wayne Hughes David P. Singelyn John Corrigan Douglas N. Benham Tamara Hughes Gustavson Matthew J. Hart James H. Kropp Winifred M. Webb Jay Willoughby Kenneth M. Woolley 2. To ratify the Appointment of Ernst & Young LLP as the independent registered public accounting firm for American Homes 4 Rent for the fiscal year ending December 31, 2019. 3. To approve, on an advisory basis, the compensation of named executive officers. 4. Other matters: In their discretion, the Proxies are authorized to vote upon such other business as may properly come before the meeting or any adjournment or postponement thereof.