TheWomen toWatch Are…Everywhere! PROGRESSIVE CHANGE IN THE REI INDUSTRY IS PROOF POSITIVE
by Steve Streetman
one are the days of the smoke- filled back room and the old boy’s network. Thank goodness! Today, the face of real estate invest - ment has literally changed. Investors are just as likely to be any race, eth - nicity, age, and, yes, any gender. G
It has taken a long time to get where we are and, make no mis- take, vestiges of the old boy’s net - work still exist. People who were in commercial real estate investing fifty years ago were predominant - ly male and many are at the top of
their profession now. But age and experience are less of an advan - tage when fast-moving technology is gaining such an impact on real estate investing. The changeover to a more inclusive cadre of investors has already happened.
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