Affordable Housing Leasing Agent

Employer
InterSolutions
Location
Washington, DC
Posted
Nov 23, 2021
Closes
Nov 26, 2021
Ref
222310061
Function
Administrative
Hours
Full Time
InterSolutions has several opportunities for Apartment Leasing professionals with Affordable Housing or Low-Income Tax Credit (LITC) experience in the greater Washington, DC area.Becoming an associate of InterSolutions is a great way to progress your career in the apartment industry! We offer our associates career coaching and permanent placement opportunities.As a Leasing Agent, you are responsible for providing current and prospective residents with the best possible customer service to retain residents and lease apartments. This position reports to the property manager.Primary Responsibilities:Greet prospective residents and give tours while determining housing needs and preferences and close leadsAccurately prepare and assist new residents with all leasing paperwork (ie lease move-in packets, applications, lease agreements, and employment and credit checks)Collect security deposits, rent, and any other charge associated with residents movesCommunicate all lease and community policies to new and current residentsFollow up with all leads and prospects that did not leaseEnsure apartments are move-in ready by inspecting, and adding last-minute touches when appropriateSeek out new residents by creative marketing techniquesManage the lease renewal processRespond timely to all calls, emails, and site visitsSuccessful candidates may have previous backgrounds in real estate, retail, sales, leasing, hospitality, or customer service roles with the ability to engage with different personalities.Ability to communicate effectively both in writing and verballyTax credit experienceBasic computer knowledge including Microsoft Word, Outlook, Excel and exposure to social mediaKnowledge of leasing software a plus including Yardi, Blue Moon, Onesite, MRI, etc.Ability to work weekends as required