Rosemary Carucci Goss

Rosemary Carucci Goss

Rosemary Carucci Goss

Residential Property Management Advisory Board Professor


240 Wallace Hall
295 West Campus Dr.
Blacksburg, VA 24061




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  • Multifamily Housing
  • Needs of Aging Residents
  • Generations in the workplace
  • Residential Property Management
  • Appalachian Communities

Professional Activities

  • Cityscape, former Editorial Board Member
  • Housing and Society, former Associate Editor
  • National Apartment Association Education Institute, former Member of the Board of Directors


  • Ph.D. The Florida State University
  • M.S. Virginia Tech
  • B.S. Concord University

Research Interests

    Awards and Honors

    2014 Alumni Award for Excellence in Undergraduate Academic Advising

    2014 National Academic Advising Association (NACADA) Certificate of Merit Outstanding Advising Award—Faculty Academic Advising

    2013 Recognized by the Journal of Property Management as one of the “Women Changing the World of Real Estate Management”

    Selected Publications

    Articles and Book Chapters

    Goss, R. C. & Campbell, H. L. (2008) The Evolution of residential property management: From caretaker to income maximization managers. Journal of Housing and Society. 35 (1), 5-20.

    Lee, H., Beamish, J. O. & Goss, R. C. (2008) Location preferences of multifamily housing residents. Journal of Housing and Society. 35 (1), 41-58.

    Ahn, M., Beamish, J. O. & Goss, R. C. (2008) Understanding older adults attitudes and adoption of residential technologies. Family and Consumer Sciences Research Journal 36 (3), 243-260.

    Goss, R. C. & Beamish, J. O. (2007) Assisted living facilities: Best practices in design and management. Seniors Housing & Care Journal 15 (1), 91-104. 

    Read, D.C., Hopkins, E.A., & Goss, R.C. Working Effectively with Asset Managers and Institutional Owners. Property Management (Forthcoming).

    Dymond, R., Boyle, K., Beliveau, Y., Goss, R.C., Kumar, R. & Wiseman, E.  Development of an Interdisciplinary Undergraduate Program in Real Estate:  Breaking Down University Silos. Journal of Real Estate Practice and Education (Forthcoming).

    Beamish, J.O., Goss, R.C. & Emmel, J. (2006) "Influences on housing choice and behavior." In Introduction to Housing. Upper Saddle River, New Jersey: Prentice Hall. 25-54.

    Sponsored Research

    Goss, R.C. (2010) Property Management Career Survey. National Apartment Association Education Institute $6000

    Goss, R. C. & Johnson, M. K (1996-1997) Property Management Training. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development ($18,000)

    Goss, R. C. & Johnson, M. K (1994-1996) Property Management Training. U.S. Department of Housing and Urban Development $25,400 

    Read, D.C. & Goss, R.C. (2015-2016) Third-Party Property Management in a Time of Change: The Perceptions of Leaders in the Multifamily Housing Industry. Institute for Real Estate Management $10,000