2018 Q3 Apartment Jobs Snapshot
The Apartment Jobs Snapshot is a monthly product from NAAEI highlighting labor force trends in the rental housing industry. It examines the total job posting trends by position, category and geography, as well as providing fresh and detailed updates for industry employers. The snapshot will feature enhanced analysis at the close of each quarter.
Hiring in the apartment industry showed no signs of letting up during the third quarter of 2018, according to the most recent edition of the NAAEI Apartment Jobs Snapshot. Openings in the apartment industry comprised 36 percent of positions available in the real estate sector, well above the average of 28.6 percent. Property management positions were in the greatest demand and highly concentrated in cities such as Austin, Portland and Denver. Compared to five years ago, employers are looking for more financial, technical and communications skills in their property managers.