By Mary Diduch – NREIOnline.com – Photo Not Credited.
Real estate is often characterized as a male-dominated industry, especially at the executive level. The First National Women in Real Estate Symposium, hosted by New York University’s Schack Institute of Real Estate on Oct. 20, took a step toward changing that. The day-long symposium in New York City tackled a range of industry topics—from the future of cities to multifamily sector outlooks—and featured all-female panels of real estate leaders and experts. Here are fouor takeaways from the event that address the role of women in the industry and ways to make it more diverse.