Property Manager

Morningside Group - Chicago, IL

CommissionEstimated: $44,000 - $59,000 a year
Morningside Group is a premier multifamily housing developer, owner, and manager of luxury apartment communities throughout Chicagoland and the Midwest. We seek an experienced highly-motivated Property Manager at our new construction lease-up development, located on the north side of Chicago.

This opportunity requires an experienced manager with a strong leasing background, and strong communication and organizational skills. The ideal candidate has an upbeat enthusiastic personality, is a team player, takes initiative, and is willing to work flexible hours as necessary to get the job done. Morningside Group offers competitive salary, commissions, and great employee benefits.

The responsibilities of the Property Manager include, but are not limited to:

Manage daily operations of the community including leasing, marketing, and maintenance activity
Meet and exceed lease-up goals
Leasing apartments including fielding phone and internet leads, scheduling appointments, conducting prospect tours, application processing and lease execution, which is a large part of the position during pre-leasing efforts
Maintain daily traffic logs, phone logs, prospect database, and perform diligent follow-up with all leads
Create and maintain internet advertisements
Develop and maintain community out-reach marketing programs
Plan and host resident events
Responsible for general office and administrative duties
Ensure rents are collected and posted in a timely manner, manage RUBS entry/collection, and delinquency follow-up
Ensure resident files are complete, and all documents are executed properly
Tenant screening
Physically walk and inspect the property on a regular basis
Create and enforce community policy and resolve resident concerns
Supervise productivity of all staff and provide ongoing training and feedback
Process maintenance requests, coordinate maintenance efforts, and follow up to ensure timely completion
Respond to building emergencies, coordinate contractors and maintenance staff for repairs
Manage turnover activity including move-in/out inspections, coordination of rent ready turnover activity, maintenance efforts, and final approval for rent ready status
Obtain bids from contractors and vendors, provide recommendations, and work within the designated budget
Contracting vendors
Place material orders for property operations
Budgeting and financial performance
Provide excellent customer service to all residents and prospects
Maintain compliance with fair housing law
Responsible for all general operations of the property
Provide excellent customer service to all residents and prospects
Conduct all business in accordance with company policies and procedures, Fair Housing, Americans with Disabilities Act, Fair Credit Reporting Act, and all other pertinent laws
All other tasks as required by your supervisor

Management or leasing experience at a class A lease-up required
Demonstrated verbal and written communication skills
Proficiency in Yardi Voyager 7S, Microsoft Word, Excel, Outlook
Must be willing to work weekends during lease-up

To apply:
Please mail, fax or email a resume and cover letter to:
Morningside Group
Human Resources Department c/o Asset Management
223 West Erie Street
Third Floor
Chicago, IL 60654

Fax | 312.280.5353
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Morningside Group is an Equal Opportunity Employer