The John Stewart Company

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Leasing Agent

Leasing Agent

Job ID 
Location Name 
Chai House I
# of Openings 
Additional Location  
Chai House II
Job Locations 
US-CA-San Jose
US-CA-San Jose
Additional Location  
Leasing Agent
Regular Full-Time
Minimum Salary 
Maximum Salary 

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The John Stewart Company is a full-service housing management, development and consulting organization that began in 1978 with a commitment to providing high quality service in the affordable housing sector. We work to enrich the lives of our residents and employees, while delivering our services costeffectively, efficiently and with the highest levels of professionalism, compassion, integrity and respect.



The Leasing Agent works as part of a team under the direction of Property Manager, to lease units and provide customer assistance to the clients of the company and the property. The Leasing Agent must relate well to people, exercise good judgment and discretion when interacting with residents, vendors and co-workers.


  • Process, complete and maintains accurate resident files at move-in within established regulatory guidelines.
  • Markets units in accordance with an approved marketing plan which considers all federal, state, local and regulatory requirements.
  • Ensure resident selection program compliance-HUD, TCAC, Home Program, RHCP, CAL HFA, AHP etc.
  • Schedule move-ins and prepare lease agreements and other related documents.
  • Prepares daily, weekly and monthly reports as assigned.
  • Process resident program re-certifications and renewals in a timely manner.
  • Any additional administrative, compliance, marketing and lease-up duties assigned.



  • High school diploma or GED required. BS degree and management experience is desirable.
  • Basic mathematical skills with excellent reading, writing and communication skills in English.
  • Knowledge of Microsoft Word, Excel and Outlook. Boston Post software knowledge is a plus.
  • Reliable transportation to commute to other property locations.
  • Must have 1-2 years leasing experience with HUD/Tax Credit properties.


Equal Opportunity Employer

The John Stewart Company (“JSCo”) provides equal employment opportunities to all employees and applicants for employment without regard to race, color, religion, gender, sexual orientation, national origin, age, disability, marital status, veteran status, or any other consideration made unlawful by federal, state, or local laws.
San Francisco ONLY: JSCo will consider qualified applicants with a criminal history pursuant to San Francisco’s Fair Chance Ordinance. Oakland ONLY: Section 3 candidates will be given priority at Section 3 properties. Los Angeles City ONLY: JSCo will consider applicants with a criminal history in compliance with the Los Angeles City Fair Chance Ordinance.