Carmen Rodriguez currently oversees and assists 5 properties in the Atlanta area with employee hiring, termination, training and supervision as well as property occupancy, turnover units, and maintaining professional communications with residents, applicants, and vendors. She ensures that Corporate is kept up to date by means of evaluations and weekly reports concerning occupancy, delinquencies, prospective traffic, vendor bids and contracts, and action list items. Carmen maintains a current knowledge of state-level Landlord-Tenant Laws and ADA/Fair Housing Laws. She also assists in marketing effectively to reach occupancy and income goals, supervision of outside contractors, purchasing and procurement for properties, obtaining bids on major purchases and obtaining POs, meeting each property’s goals, and resolving of legal issues as requested by Corporate. Additionally she ensures that all properties are clean, safe, and well-maintained, that all maintenance requests are addressed within a timely manner, conducts annual inspections 90 days prior to budget processing for recommendations, and authorizes purchases and services up to $1,000. Carmen works with Corporate to budget goals and review financials and variance reports, review and verify market surveys prepared by Property Managers, review delinquencies with Property Managers and submit a plan of action, as well as review and approve commissions.
Prior to Strategic Holdings, Carmen held the positions of bilingual leasing agent, Community Manager, District Manager, and Regional Manager.