As one of the nation’s most specialized executive and permanent search firms, we deliver Real Estate Talent Solutions that help people and companies thrive.

We know that the right people
make all the difference.

That’s why people are our talent™.
And real estate is our business.

Hi, we're RETS.

And we’re here to help.

Featured Opportunities

Director of Marketing

Los Angeles, California

RETS Associates is working with a well- established multifamily real estate owner/operator, with a long history of developing, renovating, and managing premier apartment communities across Southern California and Nevada, to find a Senior Director of Marketing to lead their external-facing marketing efforts. This is a hybrid role, with a mix of days in-office (approx. 2/week), on location at properties, and remote. The Senior Director of Marketing will report to the Director of Property Management and will work closely with the Director of Marketing.

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Sr. Vice President, Development (Industrial)

Chicago, Illinois

RETS Associates has been retained by a privately held, National, real estate investment management firm to find a Senior Vice President of Development.  The SVP will be primarily responsible for entitlements, development, and construction activities for ground-up industrial development in the Chicago region.  The ideal candidate will have 12+ years of diversified commercial real estate experience with at least 10+ years of successful development and redevelopment project management with an emphasis on infill industrial projects.

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Development Manager

Austin, Texas

Our client, a global real estate private equity firm, is seeking a Development Manager in Austin, TX.  The Development Manager will primarily be responsible for the day-to-day oversight and completion of a major master-planned community. This is an amazing opportunity for someone who wants to grow their long-term career in development while gaining exposure to multiple asset classes across a 2,000+ acre state-of-the-art project.  The ideal candidate will have at least 7 years of experience managing multiple land developments and commercial construction projects.

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For more than two decades, the RETS team has worked shoulder-to-shoulder with top leaders within the real estate industry.

Some of our esteemed Clients include:

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The RETS Difference

When you meet RETS, you’ll notice something different about us.

We’re real estate professionals first, recruiters second. Over 50% of our recruitment team has CRE industry experience. That means we know the industry from the inside out.

Kent Elliott
Jana Turner
Berkeley Davis
Andrew Reising
CD Wicks

Our Accomplishments

RETS has a two-decade track record of placing the best talent at the best companies in the industry.

And our results speak for themselves.


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What Our Clients Say

I really appreciate RETS’ ability to very quickly comprehend the role I need filled along with the interpersonal nuances we seek when we hire any candidate.


Partner, NW Region, Bridge Industrial

We selected RETS Associates because the principals have deep, first-hand commercial real estate experience. They really know the ins and outs of the industry.


Managing Principal, KOLL

RETS has a deep network and knowledge of our industry. It’s not about filling a position, but sensing the right fit that can lead to long-term mutual success.


Senior Managing Director, Granite Properties

RETS helped us identify two excellent candidates who are going to help our organization take the next step forward.


Managing Director at Expedition Capital Advisors