Leasing Specialist


East Saint Louis, IL

Industry: Real Estate


Not Specified years

Posted 381 days ago

  by    Sarah Barnard

Leasing Specialist 
East St Louis, IL

We are a leading property manager with a portfolio of more than 30,000 units of high-quality housing. We are now seeking a Leasing Specialist to join our team in East St Louis. 

If you have a strong understanding of fair housing, this is a brilliant opportunity to increase your leasing experience with a successful and expanding company. 

Joining a friendly team within a fast-paced environment, you will get the chance to professionally thrive as part of a business that provides continuous career support for their employees. 

As a Leasing Specialist, you will be responsible for assisting the Property Manager with the ongoing leasing and administrative activities associated with one of our properties in East St Louis. 

This is a fantastic time to join us and discover that we are a company that brings people together. We love to work with veterans and minority groups and are eager that our workforce is as diverse as our residents. 

In this diverse role, you’ll be based right by the best attractions, shopping and eateries that East St Louis has to offer, meaning you’ll never be far from great entertainment once you’ve finished work for the day. 

Prior to occupation, you will conduct interviews with residents to assess their eligibility for occupancy. You will verify income eligibility and preferences of applicants and accurately compute family income according to HUD regulations. 

You’ll prepare HUD forms, contracts, lease agreements, income changes, interim reviews and housing assistance payment adjustments. Additionally, you will also assist with tax credit evaluation, initial certifications and recertifications. 

To be considered for this role, you must have: 

- Fair housing knowledge 
- A high level of IT literacy 
- The ability to read, comprehend and write clearly 

Enthusiastic and sales-oriented, as a Leasing Specialist, you must be proactive and enjoy working with the public. The ability to exercise solid judgment when making decisions is also key. 

Experience as a leasing consultant would be beneficial to your application, as would experience of low incoming housing. 

Please note, we are an equal employment opportunities employer. 

This vacancy is being advertised by Web Recruit LLC. Web Recruit LLC, is in the business of performing recruitment services. 

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