Inland Real Estate Group

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Inland Real Estate Group Reviews

Updated July 25, 2014
Updated July 25, 2014
17 Reviews

2.5
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    Inland Real Estate

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for more than 10 years

    Pros

    They do their best to help you stay employed.

    Cons

    REIT are constantly be sold off or go self managed after a few years, which means having to start all over in a new position every few years.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
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    Lacking in HR, Discriminatory and Profits above all customer service

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Inland Real Estate Group full-time

    Pros

    You actually get a paycheck that doesn't bounce.

    Cons

    Almost everything. They expect your soul in return you can kiss their feet.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    No advice. They wouldn't listen anyway.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
  3. 1 person found this helpful  

    Stuck in the past

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I worked at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for more than a year

    Pros

    Stability. location is close to restaurants if you have time to ever take lunch

    Cons

    Lack of work-life balance, paid 30 percent under market for 40 percent more hours, infrastructure and systems have not been updated since the 80s

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay competitive rates, attempt to update systems to be competitive

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Run away!

    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Inland Real Estate Group

    Pros

    They offer free coffee & tea.

    Cons

    Incredibly high turnover & there's a reason why... Ineffective, micro-managers!

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Take a look at the reasons behind your high turnover rate. You pride yourselves on not having to lay people off, but that's because you can't keep people there... You drive them nuts & stress them out to the point where they leave!

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    Absolute Best in The Midwest!

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    Former Employee - Investor Relations  in  Oak Brook, IL
    Former Employee - Investor Relations in Oak Brook, IL

    I worked at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Inland is just like family. Everyone worked as a team. There was no I.

    Cons

    I was laid off because of cut backs. Other than that I have no complaints.

    Recommends
    Approves of CEO
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    It's a job

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    Former Employee - Accountant  in  Oak Brook, IL
    Former Employee - Accountant in Oak Brook, IL

    I worked at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Benefits are getting better for work/life balance

    Cons

    If you work hard your supervisor might notice, upper management does not. They will hire outsiders before offering current employees opportunities. It happens frequently even to employees with outstanding annual reviews. They will pr0mote someone who has been with the company for 10-20 years, no degree or experience to upper level management just because

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Employees complete degree programs and certificates in areas they have interest in. Try to match new projects to the interest of that individual not just company needs. Old school management does not work in this century.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    On the up & up!

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    Current Employee - Office Manager  in  Oak Brook, IL
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Oak Brook, IL

    I have been working at Inland Real Estate Group full-time

    Pros

    The People. Excellent C level industry knowledge. Work/Life balance. Employer offerings are on the rise.

    Cons

    None really unless you are an ill performer. Company has a tendancy to hang onto C, D, and F employees too long.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Maintain your recent flexibility with employment culture and continue to enhance the benefits and perks. Recent upgrades have been excellent.

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO
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    Why is communication so difficult?!

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    Current Employee - Office Manager  in  Oak Brook, IL
    Current Employee - Office Manager in Oak Brook, IL

    I have been working at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for less than a year

    Pros

    I happened to have an awesome boss but Inland is very political.

    Cons

    It is very political and people do not know how to communicate. It's frustrating. Management seems loves to keep everything confidental.

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Have an open dialogue with your people.

    Doesn't Recommend
    Positive Outlook
    Disapproves of CEO
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    Very low pay

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at Inland Real Estate Group

    Pros

    -Laid back environment and friendly employees
    -Great experience if you are looking to get into investment world
    -Great place to break into investment sales

    Cons

    -Very low pay- Among the lowest in the industry
    -Not much transparency when it comes to investment decisions
    -People with seniority get the underhand no matter their skill level
    -Very incompetent employees

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Pay employees!

    Doesn't Recommend
    Negative Outlook
    No opinion of CEO
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    Pleasant work experience

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    Former Employee - Property Manager-Multifamily  in  The Woodlands, TX
    Former Employee - Property Manager-Multifamily in The Woodlands, TX

    I worked at Inland Real Estate Group full-time for more than 3 years

    Pros

    Consistent support and encouragement from corporate office, attainable goals for management, very positive work environment, wonderful co-workers, great benefits, unexpected rewards for top job performance, nation wide presence

    Cons

    Pay is lower than industry average, some goals ( that affect bonus money) should be more well defined, no substantial bonus opportunity for maintenance staff, twice a year management training, although very enjoyable, was repetitive

    Advice to ManagementAdvice

    Increase pay to attract even more top quality people for multifamily assets, more in depth training and education for all property staff

    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

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