Opportunities In Property Management Careers

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Product Details

  • ISBN-13: 9780071482080
  • Publisher: McGraw-Hill Professional Publishing
  • Publication date: 9/11/2007
  • Series: Opportunities in... Ser.
  • Edition description: Revised
  • Edition number: 1
  • Pages: 160
  • Product dimensions: 0.34 (w) x 8.50 (h) x 5.50 (d)

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Table of Contents

Foreword     vii
Acknowledgments     ix
Properly Managers Are Everywhere     1
Brief history of property management
Property management today
Where property managers work
Different property management jobs
Property management as a career
What Does a Property Manager Do?     17
Leasing and marketing
Overseeing financial operations
Operating the property
Supervising personnel
One title, many skills
What Do Property Managers Manage?     35
Managing residential property
Managing office buildings
Managing shopping centers
Managing other types of property
Entering the Property Management Field     45
Professional organizations
Factors Affecting Real Estate     57
Globalization of the real estate industry
Growth of publicly owned real estate
Continuing flow of capital
Consolidation of real estate
Changing demographics
Strong economy, strong real estate market
On-Site Manager     67
Job description
Profile of an apartment manager
Leasing Broker     73
Job description
Profile of a leasing broker/property manager
Property Manager     81
Job description
Profile of a property manager
Profile of a vice president of property management
Asset and Portfolio Manager     93
Job description
Profile of an asset manager
Profile of an REIT manager
Property Manager as Business Owner     103
Demand for fee management
Starting a business
Profile of an owner of a real estate business
Careers Related to Property Management     113
Real estate sales
Property maintenance and systems administration
Clerical work
Other fields
Future of Property Management     123
Securitization of real estate
Technology and property management
Greening of commercial real estate
Offshoring and telecommuting
The future is bright
Schools Offering Real Estate Majors     131
Associations     139
Additional Resources     143
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