Example only. This CV/resumé is no longer current.
Employment target: Senior residential
property management role.
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[Name withheld]

[Street address withheld in online CV]
Christchurch 8052
Mobile: [number withheld]
Home phone: [number withheld]
Email: [address withheld]


Residential Property Manager, First Avenue Property Management Ltd
(formerly Gillman Rental Homes Ltd), Christchurch, 2002–current
•  Managing a portfolio of properties on behalf of landlords:
Appraising and reviewing rental values in light of market trends
Interviewing, reference-checking and selecting tenants, and completing tenancy agreements
Assuring prompt rental payments and managing arrears
Inspecting and reporting on property maintenance, and co-ordinating repairs
Resolving disputes and representing landlords at mediation meetings and Tenancy Tribunal hearings
•  Increased own portfolio by 40% over 3-year period—from 135 rental                        
properties to 195 rental properties—and maintained a consistent 96%+ rate of payments in advance and a 98%+ occupancy rate
Real Estate Salesperson, Harcourts Phoenix / Harcourts Gold, Christchurch, 2000–02
•  Completed 90+ sale agreements in 28-month period and received two Top Agent of the Month awards
Buyer's Agent, Harcourts Phoenix, Christchurch, 1999–2000
•  Held open days on behalf of established Salesperson and completed 35+ sale agreements in 11-month period
Personal Assistant, Harcourts Phoenix / Harcourts Twiss-Keir Real Estate, Christchurch / Kaiapoi, 1997–99
•  Wrote property advertisements, vendor reports and correspondence, and maintained client database
Parenting / Part-time employment, Christchurch, 1980–97
•  Law Clerk, Mackintosh Bradley—Performed conveyancing, registration of titles and title searches
•  Other part-time employment—Office Administrator, Community Carer, Garden and General Maintenance Worker, Plant Nursery Assistant, Family Day-Care Worker, Apple Picker and Commercial Cleaner
Prior:-Senior Production Records Clerk, Associated British Cables, Christchurch, 1978–80
Laboratory Assistant, Associated British Cables, Christchurch, 1977–78
Laboratory Assistant, Pearson Laboratory, Christchurch, 1976–77

Professional development

REINZ Salesperson's Certificate, Real Estate Institute of New Zealand, 1999
•  Hold a current Accreditation Certificate as a Residential Property Manager
•  Regularly attend REINZ seminars and participated in 3 national Residential Property Managers Conferences

Personal background

Born [date withheld] in Christchurch. Three adult children. Educated at Riccarton High School, gained form prizes in Biology and Typing. Excellent health. Interests include running, cycling, tramping, Ceroc dancing, gardening, home renovation and landscaping. Member of the Real Estate Institute of New Zealand Special Interest Group.


[Name withheld]
Priority Finance, Christchurch
Former Owner-Manager, Gillman Rental Homes Ltd
[ph. number withheld]
[Name withheld]
Franchise Co-Owner-Manager
Harcourts Gold Real Estate Group Ltd, Christchurch
Major residential rental property client
[ph. number withheld]