Multifamily Property Management News

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

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

Apartment Leasing Specialist – Austin, TX (78748)

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

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Assistant Property Manager – Austin, TX (78748)

FSRR is seeking an Assistant Property Manager (APM) to provide a wide variety of administrative support services for the Property Manager. The APM will be responsible to perform office work directly related to property management and the general business operations of FirstService Residential Realty.  Some of the duties include but are not limited to general .. read more

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Maintenance Supervisor – Austin, TX (78748)

As a member of our Maintenance team, the Maintenance Supervisor is a vital component of our community’s day to day impression on residents and prospective residents.  As such, the Maintenance Supervisor is expected to maintain a high level of quality customer service and professionalism.   Along with conducting maintenance work, this position provides supervision among .. read more

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Maintenance Technician – Austin, TX (78748)

As a member of our Maintenance team, the Maintenance Technician is a vital component of our community’s day to day impression on existing residents and prospective residents.  As such, the Maintenance Technician is expected to maintain a high level of quality customer service and professionalism. Essential duties and responsibilities include the following but are not .. read more

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Property Manager – Austin, TX (78748)

FSRR is seeking a Property Manager – Multifamily to manage and coordinate all rental functions of the property by facilitating the optimum performance in areas such as personnel management, leasing, collections, resident services, maintenance, revenue enhancement, information reporting and compliance with all applicable laws and company policies.  Strong management and customer service skills required.   .. read more

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AC Filters: Keep them clean to keep yourself cool

Air conditioning season is nearly upon us and that means a spike in electricity bills. By caring for your air conditioner and taking precautions to reduce strain on your unit, you can conserve energy and ease the burden on your checkbook. The key to an efficient AC is simple but often overlooked – change your .. read more

On April 14th, 2014, posted in: Resident News & Tips by

New-Home Building Is Shifting to Apartments

Share of Housing Construction as Rental Apartments at Highest Level in at Least Four Decades Article written by By Conor Dougherty and originally published at www.online.wsj.com. Link to full article is here: Full Article —Kris Hudson contributed to this article. The share of new homes being built as rental apartments is at the highest level .. read more

On March 19th, 2014, posted in: Multifamily Property Management News by

IREM has designated FSRR an Accredited Management Organization (AMO)

FirstService Residential Realty (FSRR) is a member of the Institute of Real Estate Management (IREM), the leading international community of real estate managers. IREM promotes ethics and professional education — the two keystones of strong business relationships and maximizing real estate value. IREM has designated FSRR an Accredited Management Organization (AMO), the only award the organization gives .. read more

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