Residential Real Estate Talent Is Doing Its Research FEBRUARY 1, 2018 | BY CARRIE ROSSENFELD GlobeSt.com speaks with RETS Associates’ John Colelli, who just joined the firm as director of talent acquisitions focusing on the residential market, about this sector’s approach to job search and acquiring talent. Colelli: “Being able to close a search with a completely […]
Commercial real estate recruiter expands its services in the ecosystem it already serves NEWPORT BEACH, Calif., Jan. 31, 2018 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — RETS Associates, a leading national real estate recruiting firm, today announced its much-anticipated entrance into the residential real estate sector. Having served the commercial real estate industry’s recruiting needs since 2002, RETS’ expansion into […]
In this edition of The Hiring Squad, Kent Elliott, principal at RETS Associates, a leading national real estate recruiting firm, connects with Eric Paulsen, managing principal at Cushman & Wakefield. They discuss Eric’s pathway to a change in employer, and how a thoughtful, personal touch in recruiting made a world of difference, turning what would have […]
Diversity in Commercial Real Estate: A perspective from ELAINE ANDERSSON By: Morgan Ward, Director, RETS Associates When she joined CREW in the early 2000s, Elaine Andersson saw the organization as a useful way to become involved in San Francisco’s real estate market and to network with professional women like herself, using CREW as a tool […]
By: Carrie Rossenfeld IRVINE, CA—A recent study by commercial real estate executive-search firm RETS Associates shows that young candidates are behaving as if have the upper hand in today’s robust market, the firm’s principals Jana Turner and Kent Elliott tell GlobeSt.com. The study shows that the majority is satisfied in their current position, but 71% […]
By Kent Elliott, RETS Associates With the market improving, developers, owners and operators have new found capital, opening opportunities for ground-up development and repositioning of multifamily properties. This boost in business has induced a feeding frenzy for top talent. To attract and retain the right talent, executives must be equipped with the right resources, knowledge […]
RETS Associates recently completed a survey of 270 financial analysts across the U.S. in the commercial real estate industry. The data compiled from this survey coupled with the 50 financial analyst searches handled by RETS over the past 12 months has provided RETS with keen insights into this segment of the industry.
As the overall health of the real estate industry continues to improve and reach levels that have not been realized since 2008, employers continue to hire financial analysts in droves. For the 12-month period ending in July 2014, RETS has seen an 80% increase in the number of financial analyst searches handled compared to 2012. The financial analyst segment is a great entry point into commercial real estate and the growth in demand for these professionals bodes well for the industry.