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Real Estate Accountants provide financial strategies to clients and prepare reports on behalf of property owners and real estate developers. Skills shown on sample resumes of Real Estate Accountants include processing tenants' rent payments, tax payments, and vendor payments; and preparing accruals for monthly reports, utilizing sheet tie-out to balance the general ledger and commercial management systems. A bachelor's degree in accounting or a related field is the minimum educational requirement to be listed on candidates' resumes.

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Real Estate Accountant/ Auditor

Responsible for auditing and correcting Tenant Ledgers of The Commons at Federal Way as well as performing daily accounting duties.

  • Audited Tenant Ledgers for accurate postings
  • Established positive relationships with national and regional Tenants to ensure accurate audits were performed
  • Reviewed utility billings and Tenant Ledgers for accurate allocations to Tenants based on type of business (use)
  • Reviewed multiple years of CAM Reconciliations for correct calculations, Caps on CAM and other exclusions to Lease
  • Performed all collections for the center
  • Created and provided necessary calculations and documents for any accounting corrections
Candidate Info
11
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Business Administration
Certified Property Manager
2

Real Estate Accountant

Managed department of new bank accounts for all domestic account transfers

  • Managed three joint ventures within the operations group
  • Reconciled bank accounts and oversaw cash flow for the entire group
  • Created bi-monthly requisition packages for review
  • Produced monthly/year end financials for investors and tax representatives
  • Performed within budget guidelines to maximize profits
  • Produced Ad hoc reports when requested
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
C
Business
MA
Master of Arts
3

Real Estate Accountant

  • Audited and approved $6 million of annual real estate and personal property taxes for 38 states with 100% accuracy
  • Secured new clients by saving an estimated $750,000 in annual property taxes
  • Assisted business expansion by designing numerous databases and reports using Word, Excel, Access, PowerPoint and MapPoint
  • Improved internal and external marketing by compiling AtlasTax user instructions for new clients and team members
  • Searched market rents, capitalization rates, and sales prices
  • Analyzed comparable properties, prepared valuation analyses, observed Appeals Board hearings
  • Inspected properties, reviewed assessor records, audited multi-family rent rolls, and discussed appraisal/taxable values with assessors
Candidate Info
3
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
HS
Accounting
BA
Real Estate
4

Real Estate Accountant, Officer

Responsible for accounting close on owned properties as well as calculation of fund value. Prepared quarterly reporting package for commercial investment properties.

  • Analyzed investment opportunities, property valuations, ROI calculations, build out analyses, fund value forecasting.
  • Researched, purchased and installed accounting software. Trained staff and wrote procedures manual.
  • Integrated new accounting system with Dbase IV and Lotus 123, resulting in expanded and faster reporting.
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
MA
Business Administration
5

Real Estate Accountant

Recorded monthly joint venture activity and reviewed related financial statements. Worked with corporate staff and property management as needed to complete this task on a timely basis.

  • Prepared, analyzed, and reconciled detail joint venture account schedules.
  • Prepared required monthly and quarterly reporting for joint ventures which included general ledger analysis of correctly fixed asset classification.
  • Maintained fixed asset system for joint ventures, including monthly updates, analysis, and recording of depreciation. Also, maintained system on a book and tax basis for monthly reconciliations.
  • Recorded real estate land purchases.
  • Ensured timely payment of personal property taxes and filed annual tax reports with government agencies.
  • Reviewed monthly journal entry to record income and expenses from Opus West rental operations
  • Prepared loan draw requests for joint ventures for hard and soft costs incurred during the month.
Candidate Info
7
years in
workforce
11
months
at this job
BS
Accounting
6

Senior A/p Specialist/real Estate Accountant

Job duties included high volume full cycle A/P.

  • Assist with the supervision of the department including training of new personnel in accordance with policy, accounting procedures, and Oracle accounting software.
  • Specializing in high volume real estate payments for 200 multi-state locations, which included lease compliance/evaluation and personal/real property tax tracking.
  • Responsible for accruals and GL account analysis for real estate and utility GL accounts.
  • Provided management support during month end processes.
  • Created and implemented Excel spreadsheets for management and A/P department that increased productivity and simplified month end processes.
  • Responsible for utility expense budgetary projection for 1 20 stores. Set up procedures for maintenance and consolidation of utility accounts. Reviewed and approved GL coding of invoices for the department. Supported payroll department with full cycle reporting of 1500 employees using ADP software.
Candidate Info
12
years in
workforce
2
years
at this job
Business Administration
Business Administration
7

Real Estate Accountant III

Reviewed real estate, vehicle and equipment leases for EarthTech's 130+ US locations for compliance with GAAP and Tyco policy

  • Guided operational units through complex accounting issues to ensure compliance with GAAP and Tyco policy
  • Six Sigma Green Belt. Completed the sublease billing $600K recovery and the equipment lease database Six Sigma projects
  • Performed complex accounting, technical accounting, financial ad-hoc reports, budgeting, planning and forecasting
Candidate Info
15
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Accounting And Bs
8

Real Estate Accountant

Monthly close of residential properties including balance sheet, profit & loss and statement of cash flow

  • Reviewed financial statements and researched any variances
  • Managed cash functions (transfers, wires etc) daily
  • Prepared journal entries including standard journal entries, deposit errors, capital projects, fixed assets
  • Government reporting
  • Reconciled multiple bank accounts for each property
  • Reconciled mortgage statements, tax and insurance escrows
Candidate Info
21
years in
workforce
1
year
at this job
BS
Accounting
9

Associate Real Estate Accountant

  • Maintained a portfolio of 10 properties and reported on all financial activity
  • Monthly bank reconcilations, accruals, variance analysis as well as major financial reporting
  • Worked with property managers to create a friendly team environment to ensure top service provided to customers
  • Worked with MRI, JDE, Yardi accounting software
  • Volunteered on Company event planning committee in free time
  • Promoted within 6 months of working to Associate Real Estate Accountant
Candidate Info
4
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
BS
Business And Economics
10

Real Estate Accountant

Prepared Real Estate departments yearly budget and maintained quarterly reforecasts

  • Managed over 15 U.S. leases and 10 Canadian leases, coordinated monthly rent payments, and conducted lease analysis
  • Managed lease abstract process to ensure accurate lease information was maintained in the database
  • Coordinated intercompany billing processes on a monthly basis
  • Initiated weekly payables batches and managed the payment process
  • Responsible for monthly/quarterly financial packages and reporting results to senior management
  • Coordinated Tenant Improvement reimbursements satisfying all lease stipulations
  • Prepared month end journal entries and maintained balance sheet reconciliations
  • Performed quarterly Sarbanes Oxley testing for internal auditors
  • Communicated with third party vendors to maintain positive relationships
Candidate Info
6
years in
workforce
3
years
at this job
MA
Public Administration

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