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

Vice President, Development

Tempe, Arizona

RETS Associates, on behalf of its Client, a private real estate master and vertical developer, is seeking a Vice President, Development for their Tempe, AZ office. The VP will be responsible for leading and executing a 300+ acre mixed-use development on Arizona State University’s campus.  The ideal candidate will have demonstrated leadership abilities throughout his/her career with the ability to manage multiple complex vertical development projects simultaneously.

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Vice President, Asset Management

Los Angeles, California

Our client, a successful private investment firm, is seeking a Vice President of Asset Management in Los Angeles to head up its Multifamily Asset Management group currently comprised of 7,545 units.  The VP will be responsible for developing the company’s asset management strategy and business plans in order to maximize property value and investment returns throughout the portfolio.

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Executive Managing Director

Solana Beach, California

RETS Associates, on behalf of its Client, a private real estate investment firm,  is recruiting an Executive Managing Director (EMD) in Solana Beach, CA.  The EMD is responsible for leading the company in portfolio growth, business revenue and overall culture.  The ideal candidate will have at least 15+ years in CRE investments and at least 10+ years of progressive leadership experience, and responsibility for a P&L for a company or business line.

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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
Andrew Reising
Berkeley Davis
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