Avesta Housing is a nonprofit affordable housing provider with over 45 years of experience as a leader in affordable housing development and property management in southern Maine and New Hampshire. Our organization is headquartered in Portland, Maine and currently has 98 properties and 2,700 apartments in its portfolio. We have a mission to improve lives and strengthen communities by promoting and providing quality affordable homes for people in need. We do this by focusing on advocacy, real estate development, property management, senior and assisted living, and home ownership.
What we’re looking for
We need a compassionate, organized Leasing Specialist who can ensure that an assigned portfolio of properties operate efficiently, and in compliance with applicable regulations. Our ideal candidate will share our passion for our mission while exemplifying our four core values of humanity, stewardship, relationships, and quality. This position assists applicants with eligibility determination, property selection, supporting Property Management with administrative functions, and ensures the success of our residents by helping to maintain a safe, quality place for them to live. Experience with Low Income Housing Tax Credit (LIHTC) properties and/or affordable housing for this position is preferred.
Location: Due to the pandemic, this position will start out mostly remote. This position will be based out of Portland.
Benefits: Excellent benefit package including employer paid health, dental, vision, 401(k) with immediate vested match, flexible spending and dependent care accounts, life, long and short term disability, paid holidays, paid parental leave, and generous earned time. Excellent working environment.