Commercial Real Estate Agent

Commercial Real Estate Agent

Boston City Properties is one of Boston's leading real estate brokerages. We currently have over 60 agents servicing the Greater Boston area and our company is growing.

We are currently hiring commercial real estate agents to join our team.  We have clients looking for commercial real estate in the Boston area on a daily basis, and we provide our agents with clients weekly. There is definite potential to make at least $100,000-$200,000+ the first year.

We start new agents off in our apartment rental division for the 2 months and then move to commercial real estate.  Our office is the #1 office in the Greater Boston area for volume of apartment rentals according to 2010-2018 MLS statistics.  New agents have the potential to make $2000+ a week right away. 

After the 2 months of rentals, we supply commercial real estate clients to our agents weekly.  The clients are looking for office space, retail space, multi-families, apartment buildings, land, commercial investment properties, and more.

We are looking for full time, full steam hungry dedicated agents.

We provide extensive 1-on-1 training to help you on the path to become a top agent in Boston.

* A Bachelor's degree in any subject is also strictly required.  We do have paid commercial real estate internships for college seniors, however a Bachelor's Degree is required for all agent positions.


Email your resume to info@bostoncityproperties.com and we will give you a call as soon as possible! Real estate / realtor experience strongly preferred.  We need friendly, hard working sales oriented professionals, with a strong work ethic.

Maintenance Technician

Working for Equity Residential means being part of a community – employees and residents – striving to provide the best in apartment living, speaking boldly about new ideas for innovation, and inspiring creativity in the ways we live and work together. That’s what our Be.Think.Play.Live. culture is all about.
Our Maintenance Technicians are a key part of each community’s success. They are our repair experts who provide the technical know-how behind each apartment community. From HVAC to plumbing to a fresh coat of paint, Maintenance Technicians have a hand in every apartment and every resident’s satisfaction. Maintenance Technicians are personable, technically skilled individuals with a keen eye for detail, an ability to learn new skills quickly, a curiosity for how things work, and a passion for working with their hands.
 
As a Maintenance Technician, you will work with one of our top property management teams to provide exceptional service to residents. Each day will be unique, requiring a diverse set of skills. You will collaborate with team members to assess and respond to maintenance issues, develop a rapport with residents by being both knowledgeable and friendly, and inspire trust by caring for our community and making our apartments feel like home.  
 
WHO YOU ARE
A Maintenance Whiz. You have a solid understanding of general maintenance and are quick to learn new skills. A Clear Communicator. You help residents and teammates understand the timeline and process for repairs.A Team Player.  You are united with teammates in delivering the best experience to residents.Proactive.  You act like an owner, performing regular maintenance to avoid emergencies.Personable.  You are respectful, pleasant to be around, and enjoy engaging with others.Levelheaded.  You keep your cool during maintenance emergencies and quickly find solutions.Motivated.  You invest extra energy to reach your goals.Solution-Oriented.  You follow through on commitments, letting residents know they matter.Organized. You are flexible and able to juggle multiple priorities and interactions with residents and teammates smoothly.WHAT YOU’LL DO
Repair and enhance our community.  You’ll be responsible for repairing and maintaining all plumbing, electrical, appliance, carpentry, and painting needs of the community.  On-the-job training will be provided as needed.Build rapport with residents. You'll make positive connections with residents by offering a smile and a greeting when you see them and chatting as you make repairs in their homes.Respond to service requests. You’ll launch into action when maintenance issues arise, collaborating with teammates and prioritizing service requests to earn trust and build resident satisfaction.Know the make-ready schedule. You’ll monitor apartment vacancies daily and initiate the turnover process with painting, cleaning and repairing.Tend to preventive maintenance. You’ll safeguard equipment with regular tune-ups, helping equipment last longer and minimizing costly repairs.Notice the details. You’ll walk the property daily, inspecting all areas for cleanliness and safety, and helping to maintain great curb appeal.  

REQUIREMENTS
1+ years of hands-on general maintenance experience

Availability to work a flexible schedule, including weekends

Rotating on-call responsibility for after-hours emergencies

Valid driver's license and/or access to reliable transportation

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE
High school diploma or equivalent

Trade school and/or military training or industry designation (CAMT or CAMT II)HVAC Experience

EPA Certification (Type I & II or Universal)  

REWARDS
We recognize everyone has different needs outside of work. That’s why, in addition to a competitive benefits package (medical, dental, vision and paid time off), we offer many unique options to employees, like adoption benefits and paid time off for community service projects. To learn more, view our Total Wellbeing page. 

Visit https://careers.equityapartments.com/ for our most up-to-date job postings. With a diverse portfolio of 24 communities and counting in the Boston area, we are always looking for excellent candidates to grow our company. For more info on Equity Residential from a BostonYPA member, contact Kate at klewis@eqr.com!

Leasing Consultant

Working for Equity Residential means being part of a community – employees and residents – striving to provide the best in apartment living, speaking boldly about new ideas for innovation, and inspiring creativity in the ways we live and work together. That’s what our Be.Think.Play.Live. culture is all about.
 
Our Leasing Consultants are the heart of our community, bringing people and apartment homes together. They are multitalented, personable individuals with sales expertise and a passion for building relationships. Leasing Consultants walk side by side with customers, developing rapport and inspiring trust as residents make our community their home.
 
As a Leasing Consultant, you will work closely with one of our top property management teams to provide exceptional service to residents. Each day will be unique, requiring an ability to prioritize, multitask, think creatively, take initiative, and employ a diverse set of skills. You will listen carefully to discover prospective residents’ needs, confidently recommend solutions and overcome concerns, and earn commitment by guiding new residents through the leasing process. Leasing Consultants bring positive energy to each conversation, resolve any apartment issues quickly and effectively, and make everyone feel welcome and appreciated.
 
WHO YOU ARE
A Strong Communicator. Your writing and speaking skills are clear and effective, helping you connect well with others.A Team Player. You are united with teammates in delivering the best experience to current and prospective residents.Organized. You are flexible and able to juggle appointments and personal interactions with teammates and residents smoothly.Creative. You are an idea person and like coming up with smart solutions to new challenges.Caring. You put yourself in others’ shoes and strive for positive outcomes.Motivated. You invest extra energy to reach your goals.Solution-Oriented. You follow through on commitments, letting residents know that they matter.

WHAT YOU’LL DO
Connect with prospective residents through phone calls, appointments, and follow-up communications.Show off our community by walking the property with prospective residents and delivering a persuasive sales pitch about the benefits of living in an Equity Residential apartment home.  Manage the leasing process by guiding new residents through each step, completing and verifying all lease applications and sharing results with applicants.Keep accurate records of prospective and current residents, as well as rent and inventory.Handle transactions like accepting rent and deposits and inspecting move-ins and move-outs.  Collaborate with talented teammates to identify and solve any apartment issues that arise.Plan fun activities that help build a strong sense of belonging among residents.

REQUIREMENTS
Demonstrated proficiency in working with computers including word processing, calendar management, software/database, and social media

Excellent communication, interpersonal, and organizational skills

High school diploma or equivalent

Available to work a flexible schedule, including weekends

PREFERRED EXPERIENCE
College degree or coursework

Prior experience in leasing, sales, or hospitality

REWARDS
We recognize everyone has different needs outside of work. That’s why, in addition to a competitive benefits package (medical, dental, vision and paid time off), we offer many unique options to employees, like adoption benefits and paid time off for community service projects. To learn more, view our Total Wellbeing page.

Visit https://careers.equityapartments.com/ for our most up-to-date job postings. With a diverse portfolio of 24 communities and counting in the Boston area, we are always looking for excellent candidates to grow our company. For more info on Equity Residential from a BostonYPA member, contact Kate at klewis@eqr.com!

The MFA Companies - TAX SENIOR

The MFA Companies® (MFA) is a national business consulting and financial advisory firm serving high-growth, entrepreneurial organizations and individuals. We offer distinct and impactful solutions that separate conventionally-run businesses from forward-looking strategic enterprises. For more than 35 years, MFA has provided its customers with deep expertise and insights to engineer growth and drive transformation in their business and personal lives.

MFA is headquartered in Tewksbury, MA and employs more than 180 seasoned business and finance professionals.

Those interested should contact Katie Rucinski at krucinski@themfacompanies.com

Position Summary

MFA is currently seeking to add a Tax Senior to its growing Tax Practice. For additional information on this and other positions, please see http://www.mfa-cpa.com/Career/Experienced-Professionals/Tax-Senior-2018 and http://www.mfa-cpa.com/Career#Current%20Openings .

Responsibilities

Customer Service

  • Responsible for direct customer nurturing activities as assigned

  • Provide timely, high quality customer service that meets or exceeds expectations

  • Maintain the confidence of MFA’s customers and promote a consistent, positive image of the Firm

  • Prepare complex returns

  • Prepare tax provisions to be used in audited financial statements

  • Prepare and review tax plans for corporations and high net worth individuals

  • Ensure proper documentation and preparation of tax return workpapers

  • Respond to tax notices and assist with tax audits

  • Monitor and maintain customer list and in-house due date system to include individuals, corporations, partnerships, trusts and non-profits

  • Assist with the implementation of new tax initiatives

  • Stay current on new tax legislation

Supervisory 

  • Provide appropriate and timely performance feedback

  • Exhibit a willingness to work with partners and managers on consulting needs of customers

  • Supervise staff in preparing simple and complex tax returns and reviewing these returns upon completion

  • Assist in the development and training of staff to include preparing and conducting in-house trainings

  • Take an active role in mentoring staff

  • Make efficient use of firm resources

  • Recognize opportunities to share knowledge with staff; be a good role model – lead by example

  • 40 Continuing Education Hours annually as laid out in your customized learning path

  • Participate in a minimum of two (2) recruiting or networking events annually

Desired Skills and Experience

  • Three (3) to four (4) years of prior experience in public accounting focusing on federal and state tax compliance and consulting

  • Bachelor’s Degree in Accounting or Finance

  • CPA candidate

  • Experience with corporate, S-corp, partnership, individual and family tax returns

  • Experience with financial statement analysis and general accounting

  • An aptitude for or experience with mentoring, coaching and development of staff

  • Strong customer service and communication skills with ability to develop and maintain customer relationships

  • An aptitude for or experience with managing multiple engagements and priorities in a fast-paced and growing environment

  • Knowledge of tax software and technology and tax research tools

  • Strong organization, coordination and follow-up skills

  • Strong problem-solving skills, an attention to quality, thoroughness and accuracy

  • Well-developed verbal and written communication skills

  • An ability to work independently

MFA Success Criteria

In addition to the above qualifications, in order to be successful at MFA, you must demonstrate that you:

  • Are malcontent, resilient and resourceful

  • Crave freedom, responsibility and opportunities to lead

  • Are a strategic thinker

  • Enjoy solving hard problems – and asking big questions to lead you there

  • Thrive on the unknown, the unfamiliar, and the unexpected

  • Are uniquely curious in the face of ambiguity or change

  • Are a lifetime learner and strive to be at the top of your game

  • Are motivated by having a measurable impact on individuals, the Firm, our customers and our community

If these qualities resonate with you and your future goals, we look forward to hearing from you!

LOCATION

  • Tewksbury: We are only accepting applications from prospective candidates for our Tewksbury, Massachusetts location.

  • Hours: We are currently accepting applications from prospective candidates for this position in a full-time or part-time capacity. For additional detail regarding hours, please inquire within.

Those interested should contact Katie Rucinski at krucinski@themfacompanies.com