Colonial Properties Trust
2.4 of 5 29 reviews
www.colonialprop.com Birmingham, AL 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Don't plan on having a life if you work here!

Assistant Property Manager (Former Employee)
Atlanta, GA

ProsPays more than most in the industry

Consno work/life balance, RVPS are micro managers

Advice to Senior ManagementIf you hire skilled competent Property Managers then utilize their expertise. Let up on the micro management. Learn to say thank you!

No, I would not recommend this company to a friend

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    Micromanagement Frustrates Staff & Causes High Turnover!

    Leasing Specialist (Current Employee)
    Atlanta, GA

    I have been working at Colonial Properties Trust


    Pros: Easy to Get Foot in the Door For Prop Management Employee Discounts… Cons: Low Commission Structure Bonus Pay is Below Average For Industry Salary is Low compared to hours worked Be Prepared to do the jobs of many but no compensation… Advice to Senior Management: Advice to upper management! STOP allowing your RVPs to micromanage the Property Managers. Trust in the abilities of those that you hired to make simple… No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good people to work with.

    Leasing Consultant (Current Employee)
    Charleston, SC

    I have been working at Colonial Properties Trust


    Pros: Pay is good in comparison with other similar companies. Great team… Cons: Training is faily non-existent. Just take some classes on a computer then go for it. Upper management… Advice to Senior Management: Listen to your employees on sight whenever there's a problem at the property. We're… More
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