Property Manager- Residential

Job description:

Universal Realty Group is a Halifax-based property management company known for setting standards of excellence in residential accommodation and commercial leasing. We are currently seeking a qualified, Residential Property Manager.

Responsibilities will include:

  • Managing all aspects of the operation of a portfolio of multi-unit properties.
  • Overseeing staff to ensure properties are well maintained and ensuring all maintenance issues are addressed in a timely and cost-effective manner.
  • Working with staff to ensure vacant apartments are leased, according to leasing procedures.
  • Assisting in the development of budgets and completing financial reporting.
  • Providing support to and supervising staff associated with the portfolio including conducting annual performance reviews.
  • Vendor contract negotiation and scheduling.

Qualifications include:

  • Minimum 5 years’ experience as a property manager of multiple residential buildings.
  • Ability to thrive in a changing environment and contribute to a rapidly growing organization.
  • Excellent attention to detail.
  • Familiarity with mechanical building systems (HVAC, heating, sprinklers, etc).
  • Familiarity with building envelopes (roofs, windows, concrete and brick walls, etc).
  • Experience with budgeting and financial reporting.
  • Effective, proven leadership skills with previous supervisory experience.
  • Ability to work well both in a team environment and independently.
  • Good computer skills including experience with Microsoft Word and Excel.
  • Experience with Yardi property management software is an asset.

Job Type: Full-time, Permanent


  • Dental care
  • Employee assistance program
  • Extended health care
  • Life insurance
  • Paid time off
  • Vision care
  • Wellness program


  • 8 hour shift

Ability to commute/relocate :

  • Halifax, NS: reliably commute or plan to relocate before starting work (required)


  • Property management: 5 years (required)
  • Property Leasing & Management Occupation: 1 year (preferred)


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