Director of Property Management
Rhonda Baker joined Realtex Housing Management, LLC as Compliance Director in November of 2011 and promoted to Director of Property Management in January 2017. Prior to her current role, her career began in the Affordable Housing industry in Pennsylvania in 1988 as Property Manager of a 148-unit Rural Development property layered with low-income tax credits. She was quickly promoted to Area Manager and Training Manager overseeing 6 RD/LIHTC properties in Pennsylvania, Maryland, and West Virginia. Rhonda relocated to Texas in 1993 where she worked as Property Manager for a conventional property until 1995. She then accepted a position with a large property management company as Manager, advancing quickly to Senior Manager and Compliance Team Associate. After ten years she moved on to work as a Compliance Manager for a third-party compliance monitoring company in the LIHTC industry.
In 2006, Rhonda was recruited to work for a property management company in Dallas to create a full-service Compliance Division for a growing residential portfolio. Her duties included writing compliance policies and procedure
manuals, hiring, training and supervising a team of 8 compliance officers to ensure compliance with LIHTC, HOME, BOND, CDBG, Rural Development, and HUD
programs. She was also responsible for all file audits and physical inspections of the portfolio, and submitted quarterly and annual reports for Texas and 10 other states in the U.S. Rhonda currently holds HCCP, COS, CPO, TCS, MOR Specialist, Public Housing Occupancy Specialist, and CAM certifications.