Residential Property Management: Success Starts Here

Mar 1, 2022

Looking for what’s next after graduation?

Try a career that enables you to work with people, on a team and anywhere in the country.

With a career in the residential property management industry, you’ll get to learn on the job, receive training, work your way up, earn bonuses, and enjoy benefits such as consistent hours, health insurance, rent discounts and more!


Like working with your hands, solving problems, and interacting with and helping others? The maintenance career path could be right for you. A career in maintenance will keep you active and provide plenty of variety. You’ll learn and use skills as a carpenter, electrician, HVAC technician and more. Learn about the maintenance path.

Leasing and Community Management

Enjoy sales and helping others, excel at accounting and data administration, and have strong leadership skills? The leasing and community management path could be a good fit. This path will enable you to recruit residents, cultivate strong communities and eventually oversee a real estate portfolio. Learn about the leasing and community management path.


Jump-Start Your Career Today

The demand for rental housing is growing and so is the need for talented, hardworking and creative people to help build strong communities. Jump-start your residential property management career today with RPM Careers.

Discussion Questions

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    What do you find most interesting about an RPM career?
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    What would you like to learn about RPM careers?
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    If you’ve lived in a rental community before, what was your favorite experience?
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    Which career path are you most interested in?

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