Leasing Consultant

TLC Management Co. - Hyde Park, IL (30+ days ago)


Job Title: Leasing Agent

Reports to: Property Manager

Job summary: The Leasing Agent provides vital support to the Property Manager by effectively exploring the market to identify opportunities to secure tenants. This is an entry-level position with the company with great potential for career growth.

Essential duties and responsibilities:

  • Present properties and provided amenities in a positive light to prospective tenants
  • Promote unoccupied properties through various media and advertising techniques
  • Provide accurate information on the different features of properties
  • Assisting the Property Manager with the leasing, move in and move out processes per company standards.
  • Scheduling, monitoring and following up with maintenance service requests.
  • Ensure proper maintenance and inspect properties periodically
  • Reducing delinquency through timely depositing of receivables, and managing the collections efforts through the five/ten day and eviction processes.
  • Performing any other tasks as directed by the Property Manager or Regional Manager.

Minimum qualifications:

  • High School diploma or equivalent
  • Proven working experience in sales or as a leasing consultant
  • Good knowledge of leasing rules and regulations
  • Basic understanding of MS Office
  • Exquisite presentation and negotiation skills
  • Customer-focused approach
  • Exceptional customer service skills, and the ability to communicate using clear, professional language
  • Availability to work weekends
  • Willingness to perform all duties in a manner that is:
  • Professional and ethical
  • Consistent with company practices, policies and procedures
  • In compliance with applicable Legal and Fair Housing regulations

Benefits:

Health Insurance, Dental Insurance, Vision Insurance, Short-Term Disability, Critical Illness and Accident Insurance, Voluntary Life Insurance, Long-Term Disability, 401k, Life Insurance, and Employee Assistance Program.

Job Type: Full-time

Experience:

  • Leasing: 2 years (Preferred)
  • Customer Service: 2 years (Preferred)

Education:

  • High school or equivalent (Preferred)