Leasing Specialist, Austin, Texas

FSRR is looking for an Apartment Leasing Specialist. We need a dynamic individual to provide lease up services for a multi-family complex. The position will require the leasing specialist to be accountable for meeting Lease up specified goal. This position will require responsibility for leasing properties in accordance with policies and procedures set by management. .. read more

On June 26th, 2014, posted in: Careers Entries by

Accounts Payable Representative -Austin, Texas

FSRR is looking for an experienced Accounts Payable Representative to provide a wide variety of accounts payable, administrative and staff support services. Seeking someone with high volume of 400+ per week of invoices, responsible for all of the bookkeeping functions associated with accounts payable including, but not limited to, processing to varied portfolios, disbursements and .. read more

On June 23rd, 2014, posted in: Industry News by

Smart Pet Policies

Smart Pet Policies

Your potential resident is packing and looking for an apartment to move into. Her clothes and books are boxed up. The appliances are safe in bubble wrap, and Granny’s lucky penny is safe in her pocket. Meow. Woof. Oh, and Mittens and Fido. They are going too, of course. It’s non-negotiable. Pets are part of .. read more

On May 30th, 2014, posted in: Multifamily Property Management News by

Where has all the water gone? Water conservation ideas for rental properties.

xeriscapingm for rental properties

Xeriscaping is the future. That’s not a typo. Water conservation isn’t just a thing for arid climates anymore; as the climate heats up and multi-year droughts plague much of the United States, xeriscaping—conserving water through creative landscaping—is a cost-effective, environmentally friendly measure. It takes patience and a smart, detail-oriented landscaper who uses drought-resistant plants; aerated .. read more

On May 30th, 2014, posted in: Multifamily Property Management News by

Property Advertising and Fair Housing Requirements

Equal Housing Opportunity

Last month we covered the Fair Housing Act and how it’s virtually impossible for individual landlords to keep up with its ever-changing details. As you read last month, the law bans discrimination based on race, color, sex, familial status, or national origin, of course, and its applications are endless. But did you know it also .. read more

Staff Accountant – Austin, Texas

FSRR is seeking a Staff Accountant with multi family experience to work closely with senior accountants and A/P. This position will be responsible for accounting services to multi family and single-family clients. WHAT WE NEED THE STAFF ACCOUNTANT TO DO! (the responsibilities): SOME MORE… Provides five-star customer service by attending to all calls and returning .. read more

On May 28th, 2014, posted in: Careers Entries by

Mentoring New Talent – Property Management Interns

Property Management Training Group

FSRR is often asked to comment on current real estate events and property management industry news. Recently, Vice President, Shailene Casio-Smith, had a conversation about property management interns with Keith Loria, Contributing Editor of Multihousing News. Shailene commented on how we hire and retain the best talent at FSRR. She discussed how our firm interviews .. read more

Regional Director – Austin, Texas

FSRR is looking for a Regional Director in Property Management with experience in multifamily properties. The Regional Director provides management, direction and leadership to ensure FirstService Residential Realty’s properties are maintained and operated in accordance with FirstService Residential Realty and its clients’ objectives. WHAT WE NEED THE REGIONAL DIRECTOR TO DO! (the responsibilities): The Regional .. read more

On April 23rd, 2014, posted in: Careers Entries by

April is Fair Housing Month. Do you know the law?

Equal Housing Opportunity

Fair Housing laws are complicated, they evolve constantly, and a single error can lead to major legal liability. That’s why FirstService Residential Realty is here for you—we know Fair Housing laws and apply them responsibly, protecting residents and your real estate investments. Since its origin as Title VIII of the Civil Rights Act of 1968, .. read more

On April 17th, 2014, posted in: Industry News by

Groundskeeper – Austin, TX (78748)

As a member of our Maintenance team, the Groundskeeper is a vital component of our community’s day to day impression on residents and prospective residents.  As such, the Groundskeeper is expected to maintain a high level of quality customer service and professionalism.   The responsibility of this position is mostly to maintain all outdoor areas .. read more

On April 16th, 2014, posted in: Careers Entries by