Apartment Jobs Snapshot for August

In the spotlight this month is the leasing consultant, and findings reveal that Dallas and Washington, D.C. have witnessed strong and steady demand for the position.

Over 8,700 rental housing jobs were available during August, representing 34 percent of the broader real estate sector and a return to more normal levels following the late-spring and early summer search frenzy. In the spotlight this month is the leasing consultant, and findings reveal that Dallas and Washington, D.C. have witnessed strong and steady demand for the position, registering in the top five metro areas in August, as well as six months ago, when leasing consultant job availability was last examined. More than one-quarter of these positions are located in just five metro areas.