Housing specialists are associated with the real estate industry where they are responsible for finding appropriate housing solutions. They do this by ensuring that the housing solution is affordable.

People wanting to work in this capacity will need to put in their social skills in a resume when applying for a position in this regard. The following resume will show us how.

Also See: Housing Specialist Cover Letter


Housing Specialist Resume Sample


Audrey Hepburn

9022 River Street ● Fair Haven, VT 66173
(000) 999-9999 ● Email


Looking for a Housing Specialist position with the Quadel Consulting utilizing the following qualifications:

• Working knowledge of current income limits and maximum rents allowed
• Highly experienced in assisting with developing and providing affordable housing training
• In depth knowledge of mediating and developing contracts and rental agreements between private resident owners and tenants
• Proven ability of ensuring appropriate program monitoring and evaluation to enforce compliance with leases

• Knowledge of policies and rules relating to eligibility determination
• Ability to interpret and apply applicable laws
• Exceptional social skills
• Working knowledge of current income limits
• Excellent interpersonal and communication skills
• Able to analyze data and make independent judgements

• Placed a system in place that reviewed eligibility documentation to certify initial, interim and annual on-going programs
• Formulated a booklet that holds information of maximum allowed rents and present income strength


ApliHouse Consulting – Fair Haven, VT | November 2009 – January 2012
Housing Specialist

• Accepted and reviewed housing applications
• Assisted in determination of eligibility of new housing applicants
• Mediated rental agreements between parties
• Determined rents based on family income
• Negotiated rents and equity of leasing terms
• Maintained forms and records accurately
• Ensured appropriate program monitoring and evaluation

Fair Haven Community College – Fair Haven, VT
Associate Degree in Finance
GPA: 3.4