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

Development Manager

Phoenix, Arizona

RETS Associates on behalf of our client is seeking a Development Manager with several years of commercial real estate experience in Phoenix. This Development Manager will be responsible for managing multiple commercial real estate development projects from early due diligence through construction management. The ideal candidate has 5+ years of experience, can successfully manage and prioritize complex tasks, is detail oriented, personable and relationship focused and is motivated to work in a small office environment.

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Director of Leasing & Asset Management

San Francisco, California

RETS has been retained to recruit a Life Science Director of Leasing and Asset Management (West Region) in the SF Bay Area.  Our client is one of the largest private owner/operators of life science real estate and has earned an amazing reputation over the last 20+ years. The ideal candidate has experience with pre-leasing of life science product in the Bay Area and understands the complexity of life science product and tenants. The role oversees a major 3rd party brokerage firm handling pre-leasing of two projects totaling 500,000 SF on the Peninsula and has additional Bay Area and San Diego projects in the pipeline.

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Chief Financial Officer

Atlanta, GA

RETS Associates, on behalf of our Client, an owner of 20+ MSF of industrial real estate, is seeking a Chief Financial Officer (CFO) for its office in Atlanta. CFO will be overseeing all fiscal and fiduciary responsibilities of the Company. Focus will be heavily on accounting oversight, financial reporting, treasury, investor relations, financing, corporate structure and governance.  CFO will manage multiple joint ventures and investment funds.  CFO will lead several team members including accounting, capital markets and treasury and must have extensive experience in commercial real estate.

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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

Berkeley and Kent worked tirelessly to identify several great candidates and then helped us drill down on each person’s special qualifications and attributes in order to find the right fit for our company. I would highly recommend RETS to any other CRE firm looking to bring aboard top talent to their team.


Chariman/Founder at Brixton Capital