• Leasing Manager, Affordable Housing

    Job Locations US-NY-New York
    Job ID
    4136
    Function
    Leasing
    Location Name
    French Apartments
  • Overview

    Related Companies is the most prominent privately-owned real estate firm in the United States.  Formed over 40 years ago, Related is a fully-integrated, highly diversified industry leader with experience in virtually every aspect of development, acquisitions, management, finance, marketing and sales. Headquartered in New York City, Related has offices and major developments in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco, South Florida, Washington, D.C., Abu Dhabi, London and Shanghai and boasts a team of over 3,000 professionals. The Company’s existing portfolio of real estate assets, valued at over $30 billion, is made up of best-in-class developments in premier high-barrier-to-entry markets across all asset classes.

     

    Related has dramatically redefined the concept of metropolitan luxury by introducing extraordinary residential rental properties in Boston, Chicago, Los Angeles, San Francisco and New York City. With each new building, Related has been hailed for setting new standards of excellence in the luxury rental marketplace.  To ensure that every resident in every Related building enjoys the very finest services, unsurpassed amenities, and a luxury lifestyle without compromise, Related Companies takes great pride in managing every building it owns. Related owns and manages 261 Hudson, 456 Washington, Abington House, The Caledonia, The Easton, The Lyric, MiMA, One Carnegie Hill, One Union Square South, Riverwalk Crossing, Riverwalk Point, The Sierra, The Strathmore, The Tate, Tribeca Green, Tribeca Park, Tribeca Tower, The Westminster and The Westport in New York City (and manages 1214 Fifth Avenue and 89 Murray also in New York City), One Back Bay and The Arlington in Boston, 500 Lake Shore Drive and Landmark West Loop in Chicago, The Emerson in Los Angeles, The Paramount in San Francisco and One Hill South in Washington, D.C. Related also owns an extensive portfolio of workforce and affordable housing and has several new rental developments underway across the country. For more information about Related Companies please visit www.related.com.

    Responsibilities

    The Leasing Manager is responsible, under the direction of the Sr. Director of Compliance and/or Director of Compliance to provide key compliance related services for the Related Rentals portfolio, in accordance with regulatory program and agency requirements, all company policy and procedures, and all applicable Fair Housing Laws.

     

    Responsibilities:

    • Participate in marketing and leasing functions related to all affordable housing programs and applications, including lease-ups, remarketing assessments, and interviewing applicants.
    • Process applicant appeals, including in-person applicant meetings.
    • Leadership responsibilities included training, supervising assigned staffs’ day-to-day operations, coaching, setting expectations, and holding assigned staff accountable. Recommends appropriate disciplinary actions and assist in assigned staff write-ups as needed.
    • Ensure enforcement of affordable housing regulations and rental lease terms including coordination with attorneys representing Related Management Company and/or various ownership entities.
    • Maintain active regulatory compliance and management coordination with site staff including preparation for audits, inspections, and other reviews, both external and internal.
    • Ensure regulatory program compliance (Projects are primarily comprised of LIHTC, Section 8, Inclusionary Housing, HOME, Tax Credit Bonds, 421a benefits, and rent stabilization) and Fair Housing standards are met.
    • Participate in all tax credit reviews by outside entities for properties within assigned portfolio.
    • Ensure accuracy of recorded information about each affordable housing program.
    • Completion of the renewal and recertification process for all program participants in assigned portfolio.
    • Responsible for ensuring efficient resident relations, including processing of additional occupants, transfer processing, sublet processing, etc.
    • Maintenance of waiting lists and logbooks according to corporate and regulatory standards.
    • Other tasks as assigned.

    Qualifications

    • A minimum of five years of experience in LIHTC and/or Section 8 multi-family property management.
    • Accredited housing certification preferred: Low lncome Housing Tax Credit and/or Certified Occupancy Specialist.
    • College degree strongly recommended or equivalent level of prior work experience.
    • Experience with Yardi, One-Site/Real Page (or other housing software).
    • Knowledge of NYC rent stabilization.
    • Detail oriented and organized. Strong communication and analytical skills. Creativity and initiative to work both independently as well as within a team while able to perform in a busy, changing, multi-tasking work environment.
    • Excellent knowledge of Microsoft Word Office Suite.
    • Bi-lingual a plus but not mandatory.
    • Travel required up to 10%.
    • NYS Notary License.

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