Equity Residential
2.8 of 5 115 reviews
www.equityapartments.com Chicago, IL 1000 to 5000 Employees

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Great Company to work for

Property Manager (Current Employee)
Seattle, WA

ProsBenefits are good, 401k, health/life insurance, profit sharing, great bonus structure, great commission structure

ConsExiting some markets and employees are concerned about their future.

Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company

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    • Disapproves of CEO

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    Horrible

    Leasing Consultant (Former Employee)

    I worked at Equity Residential full-time for more than 3 years


    Pros: If you are the kind of person who takes pride in your job, gives your all because you really enjoy what you do and are… Cons: Management (at least in the region I was in ) is so pompus and self absorbed that it is sickening. You will not be recognized… Advice to Senior Management: fire yourselfs ...you are gross. No, I would not recommend this company to a friend More
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    Good Company to work for but getting a little too corporate/cut-throat.

    Senior Leasing Consultant (Former Employee)
    New York, NY

    I worked at Equity Residential full-time for more than 5 years


    Pros: Great properties, coworkers and opportunity because the company is growing so rapidly. I enjoyed working there for 5… Cons: Promotions are more based on who you know than merit. Many unqualified candidates got promoted over qualified ones because of who they went out drinking… Advice to Senior Management: Sr. Management uses threats rather than advice/motivation to get results. Especially Regional Mgmt., Area Mgmt. and SVP's. I… Yes, I would recommend this company to a friend – I'm optimistic about the outlook for this company… More
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