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NAIOP SoCal Tackles Gender Diversity

NAIOP SoCal Chapter Newsletter

Earlier this year, NAIOP-U focused on the issue of gender diversity. NAIOP-U Chair Taylor Arnett commented on why the issue needed to be covered, citing the huge imbalance between men and women in commercial real estate.  “Commercial real estate companies are missing out on talented women and it’s in everyone’s best interest to figure out […]


Report: Majority Of Women In CRE Face Pay Gap, Opportunity Discrimination And Sexual Harassment


June 28, 2018     Joseph Pimentel, Bisnow Los Angeles The biggest challenges women in commercial real estate face today are equal pay, lack of upward mobility and not feeling like they are part of the team, according to a new report by recruiting and staffing firm RETS Associates. Pexels More than half of the women […]


Even As The Number Of Female Directors Grows, Most Women In CRE Still Face Challenges

JUNE 28, 2018 | BY ERIKA MORPHY “What the survey shows is that the needle has not moved that much for women in commercial real estate.” NEWPORT BEACH, CA–Earlier this week the Wall Street Journal published some encouraging numbers for women in commercial real estate: Of the 94 REIT directors elected this year during the spring proxy season, 52% were […]


More than half of women in CRE experience sexual harassment: report

The Real Deal

The latest study also finds discrimination in the workplace is still rampant By Natalie Hoberman | June 27, 2018 03:00 PM Half of women working in commercial real estate reported experiencing sexual harassment at one point in their career, with most of the incidents going unreported, according to a new survey. The report, published Wednesday by recruitment firm […]


THE HIRING SQUAD: How an Effective Recruiting Partner Can Support Your Career Marathon

Connect Media

May 7, 2018 In this edition of The Hiring Squad, Kent Elliott, principal at leading national real estate recruiting firm RETS Associates (RETS), connects with Chad Froman, senior vice president of asset management at The Sobrato Organization. The two discuss Froman’s journey from a RETS candidate to a client and share ways to secure top […]