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+685 What is your compensation in Real Estate Finance?5351w
+650 From Real Estate Finance to Founder of Development Company - Q&A1431y
+629 Net Worth and Goals by Age2141mo
+571 The Real Estate Job Hunt - How are people doing?4322y
+508 Are We the Villains to Ordinary People?2191y
+464 Why do so few go into Real Estate?1651y
+442 Life in Acquisitions (Analyst/Associate)1361mo
+436 People who fall off the map professionally9211mo
+417 Diversity in CRE1202mo
+397 Let’s talk REPE Comp3561mo
+356 MD Asked to Bring Him Olive Oil during Meeting431y
+333 The Fallacy of Homeownership as a Vehicle for Wealth Creation1671y
+321 Life in Development - Expectations vs Reality672mo
+314 Life at Mega Developers511y
+296 Ask Me Anything: REPE Investment Professional1942y
+294 Calling everyone...Biggest 2018 Takeway972y
+285 What's the catch in CRE?651y
+280 The Infamous Incoming Analyst Post but make it Real Estate651y
+278 Downfall of RE1274mo
+266 The market is turning rapidly...911y
+250 Amazon HQ2 Location1431y
+246 Q&A:New Real Estate Development Shop 817mo
+245 Get over yourself, you're not saving the [email protected]*ng Manatees.1051y
+245 Contrarian Thesis: Acquisitions is the Least Interesting Job In Real Estate402y
+236 What WSO get's wrong about "target" vs. "non-target" - Employer View431y
+232 Real Estate Compensation Google Doc1328mo
+222 Value add - multifamily ... RENTS, TAXES, WTF??681y
+219 Real Estate Industry in a bubble? 924y
+218 What Are Your Thoughts on Rent Control?911y
+218 What cities will be the top places to live in the next 5-10 years?1342mo
+214 Why is no one dreaming of opening their own business?1171mo
+212 The Real Estate Job Hunt - Mid Level12310mo
+212 Your worst work experiences 642y
+211 What Do You Tell People You Do?1256mo
+203 REPE failed drug test922y
+202 List of all US Real Estate Developers and REITs452mo
+199 You have one city to invest in. Which city and why?1401y
+199 Real Estate Q&A1043y
+198 Q&A: 2nd Year REPE Associate 781y
+194 08' Recession - How bad was it really? 712y
+194 How I did my own development641mo
+193 MSRED/MSRE Megathread 20201574mo
+191 Anyone own any property on the side? 1421y
+191 Analyst Interview - Common Questions633y
+190 What is the REPE dream job 801mo
+189 Work/Life Balance - Hours502y
+187 Breaking Into Commercial Real Estate978mo
+182 Does anyone even like investment sales761y
+182 30-year-old Real Estate Billionaire581y
+181 Starting your own Fund/Firm1552y
+179 “Stretching the truth” or lying in interviews?588mo
+179 HFF Drug Test Summer Intern541y
+178 Let's Talk About the Pros and Cons of our Gigs in RE Finance438mo
+177 What are your big problems right now?1151y
+176 Days of the development tycoon over?511y
+175 Real Estate Comp vs other Fields 10711mo
+174 Difference between REPE, GP, LP, debt fund?861y
+172 Career Paths/Exit Opportunities521y
+172 A Discussion on Interest Rates/Macro Fundamentals (Long OP)593y
+171 Hiring Freezes13511mo
+169 Principles; What Are Your Main Governing Principles in Navigating Life and Your Career401y
+169 Excel Formulas you use constantly on the job?11710mo
+167 What's with all the IB/PE bros asking about CRE?671y
+162 Q&A: Master of Real Estate812y
+161 Why Not Start Your Own Shop?641y
+158 How strong is Marcus & Millichap?502y
+157 Worst Places to Start in Commercial Real Estate831mo
+155 Becoming a Principal352y
+154 New NYC MF regulations651y
+154 Calling out Goofy @CRE and the rest of Wall Street Oasis. Real Estate is the worst asset class going forward.624y
+154 Q&A: REIT Acquisitions Associate623y
+153 What is your real estate end game and plan to get there?399mo
+153 Starting a Private Equity Fund/Firm831y
+153 CRE Trends That Are Emerging Now and Will Prevail Throughout Our Careers 714y
+151 Lunch & Learn -Ins and Outs of Construction 202mo
+151 Real Estate Mogul821y
+151 Having a very difficult time breaking into CRE (Please Help - I'm Desperate) 611y
+148 How have you quit?681y
+148 Labor Force Participation Rate675y
+148 Q&A With a Buy Side Analyst at Real Estate Investment & Development Firm676y
+147 Best Places to Start in Commercial Real Estate?467mo
+147 Real Estate Investment Banking1361y
+146 Rolex datejust vs JLC Master Control Geographic601y
+146 Analyst Modeling Test1672mo
+145 Development vs. REPE333y
+144 How is anyone getting deals done?671y
+143 The future of LA 501y
+142 Josh Kahr's Compliation of Case Studies383mo
+142 Hypothetical - what do REPE funds do now?961y
+142 Q&A: I used to be a CRE Broker at a Firm that used to be Top-Tier 599mo
+142 Why not GSE lending? Stigmas?612y
+140 Why the WSO Obsession with Acquisitions?515mo
+140 NYU Masters Real Estate vs. Non-Ivy MBA721y
+139 MD’s Daughter/Son has student loans?732d
+139 Looming Liquidity Crisis?491y
+138 Effective LP oversight of GP381y
+138 Splits with Buyer Brokers253y
+137 Analyst won’t bring me my olive oil anymore242y
+137 Dress Code in Real Estate Asset Management421y
+137 Good Responses to Common Interview Question: "Why Real Estate?" 1202y
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Career Advancement Opportunities

September 2021 Investment Banking

  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.3%
  • PJT Partners (= =) 98.9%
  • Bank of America Merrill Lynch (▲02) 98.5%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (▲03) 98.1%

Overall Employee Satisfaction

September 2021 Investment Banking

  • PJT Partners (= =) 99.6%
  • Evercore (= =) 99.2%
  • Lazard Middle Market (= =) 98.9%
  • Robert W. Baird & Co. (= =) 98.5%
  • Rothschild (▲08) 98.1%

Professional Growth Opportunities

September 2021 Hedge Fund

  • AQR Capital Management 98.8%
  • D.E. Shaw 97.6%
  • Point72 96.4%
  • Citadel Investment Group 95.2%
  • Blackstone Group 94.0%

Total Avg Compensation

September 2021 Consulting

  • Principal (22) $269
  • Director/MD (43) $260
  • Vice President (35) $246
  • Engagement Manager (77) $217
  • Manager (133) $165
  • 2nd Year Associate (126) $136
  • 3rd+ Year Associate (95) $129
  • Senior Consultant (281) $128
  • NA (10) $116
  • Consultant (499) $114
  • 1st Year Associate (444) $113
  • Engineer (4) $110
  • 3rd+ Year Analyst (114) $107
  • 2nd Year Analyst (256) $97
  • Associate Consultant (139) $94
  • 1st Year Analyst (867) $84
  • Intern/Summer Associate (138) $82
  • Intern/Summer Analyst (392) $67