Podcast: How Economic Downturn Impacts CRE Consulting and RE Consulting Careers
July 14, 2022
Real estate investors and developers frequently collaborate with trustworthy consultants who mentor them throughout the decision-making process to ensure they have the information they need to make knowledgeable business decisions. These consultants frequently have a broad range of knowledge, including appraisal, analysis, site acquisition, entitlements, and many other topics. Additionally, there is currently a global shortage of consultants, analysts, and accountants, as there is in many other professions.
In a podcast with Commercial Property Executive, Jahn Brodwin and Ingrid Rivera Noone, Senior Managing Directors and Co-Leaders of FTI Consulting’s Real Estate Solutions practice, discuss professions within real estate consulting and the key qualities of a great advisor.
Part of Ingrid and Jahn's strategic growth plan includes attracting and nurturing new talent. They go on to talk about what employers are looking for and why real estate consultants currently have strong career progression possibilities. As the conversation comes to a close, they also discuss what they are advising their clients in today's unstable economic environment.
Time breakdown on main topics covered:
Skills that are especially in demand today (0:40)
Educational requirements (2:25)
Career advancement prospects (4:25)
Mentorship in the real estate consulting profession (6:17)
Working under pressure (8:43)
Consultants and the state of the real estate market (11:49)
Trends, expectations (14:28)