Building Teams in Real Estate Year Over Year.

Exceeding Client Expectations. Because each company has unique needs, we identify and recruit “hard-to-find” professionals who hit the ground running the first day on the job and maximize your bottom line.

Our staffing managers have a combination of over 130 years of industry experience and they specialize in executive search and recruiting for the real estate market.

Because of our size, breadth of relationships, and long track record, we are able to provide the personalized client focus of a boutique firm with the resources available to a larger organization.

Our sophisticated database taps into the top players of today, as well as tomorrow’s rising stars.

Client Overview:

  • Private Equity
  • REITs
  • Owner Operators
  • Developers
  • Hedge Funds
  • Property Management Firms
  • Special Servicers
  • Investment/Commercial/Mortgage Banks
  • Pension Fund Advisors
  • Accounting Firms
  • Fortune 1000 Corporations
  • Insurance Companies
  • Real Estate Service Providers

Typical Placements:

  • C-Level/Executives
  • Acquisitions/Dispositions Professionals
  • Asset Managers
  • Investor Relations
  • Fund Raising Specialists
  • Fund Controllers/Accountants
  • Portfolio/Property Managers
  • Facilities Managers
  • Property Controllers/Accountants
  • Tax, Legal/Compliance Professionals
  • Financial Reporting Professionals
  • Leasing/Marketing Professionals
  • Development Managers
  • Business Development

Property Types

  • Multifamily
  • Office
  • Industrial
  • Mixed-Use
  • Retail
  • Affordable Housing
  • Data Centers
  • Hospitality
  • Life Science/Laboratory
  • Student Housing
  • Self-Storage
  • Healthcare/Medical

Chris Papa, SVP, National Practice Director

Chris holds a BA in American Studies from Rutgers University in New Brunswick, NJ. He began his career in the Real Estate and Legal industry and has been an active member of volunteer organizations such as The Gubbio Project and The Society of St. Vincent de Paul.

Chris started with TBG in 2005 and has been integral to the growth and evolution of TBG from a regional boutique to a national firm. He has been an advisor to top real estate executives throughout the US, is quoted in numerous industry trade publications, and hosts a widely viewed industry newsletter and podcast. He enjoys helping real estate firms grow their business and advising them on critical hiring decisions. Currently, Chris runs TBG’s national Real Estate search practice with a team spread across multiple states.


Chris Papa Interviews David Krantz on Real Estate Trends

Chris Papa interviews David Krantz on Real Estate Trends.

Chris Papa, talks about the changing needs of employers in the Real Estate Industry in California.

TBG Real Estate Outlook Survey

TBG 2017 Real Estate Recruiting Outlook Survey

Want more info?

Communicate directly with a recruiter.