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CBRE Reviews

Updated December 12, 2018
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  • "Work life balance could be better" (in 80 reviews)

  • "Very large company- so many opportunities can be hard to move from one division to another" (in 59 reviews)

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  1. Featured Review

    "I have been working at CBRE full-time (Less than a year)"

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    Current Employee - Maintenance Technician in Dallas, TX
    Current Employee - Maintenance Technician in Dallas, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Amazing co-workers, challenging and rewarding projects, great management support.

    Cons

    None come to mind at this moment.

    CBRE Response

    Nov 15, 2018 – CBRE

    We take pride in our employees and are very glad to hear that you have enjoyed your time with CBRE. Thank you for taking the time to share your experience with us!


  2. "Broker"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee

    I have been working at CBRE full-time

    Pros

    lots of tools and great people

    Cons

    long hours and hard working enviornment

  3. "Solid place"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time

    Pros

    Diverse, growing, dynamic, large, challenging

    Cons

    Big, communication challenges, largest in the market


  4. "Associate broker"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time

    Pros

    Lots of resources. Lots of good support staff. Good opportunities to work with others.

    Cons

    A Fortune 500 company run like a feudal fiefdom. Whiny backstabbing brokers and ineffective mgmt. Lack of support to younger employees.


  5. "Senior Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Boston, MA
    Former Employee - Senior Analyst in Boston, MA
    Recommends

    I worked at CBRE full-time (More than 3 years)

    Pros

    Improve Skills, more projects to work on, good ppl

    Cons

    No Growth , you need luck and timing

    Advice to Management

    Don't lay off people so easily


  6. "Advisor"

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    Current Employee - Advisor in Minneapolis, MN
    Current Employee - Advisor in Minneapolis, MN
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    Good atmosphere
    Lot of deals
    Solid leadership

    Cons

    Big company
    Brokers fighting over same territory

    Advice to Management

    None


  7. "A world class organization"

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    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Current Employee - Anonymous Employee in Los Angeles, CA
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time (Less than a year)

    Pros

    I started at CBRE 3 months ago and have loved every second. They have an amazing training program that focuses on helping you develop your own business. The company creates an amazing culture based off of great values that each employee demonstrates daily. It truly is an inspiring work environment to be a part of.

    Cons

    There are zero cons that come to mind

  8. "Building Engineer"

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    Current Employee - Building Engineer in Beaumont, TX
    Current Employee - Building Engineer in Beaumont, TX
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I have been working at CBRE full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    You have the ability to relocate to other cities, States.l

    Cons

    In house promotions are not considered

    Advice to Management

    Promoting with-in gives your loyal employees an insensitive to stay.


  9. "Research Analyst"

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    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Former Employee - Anonymous Employee
    Recommends
    Positive Outlook
    Approves of CEO

    I worked at CBRE full-time

    Pros

    personal development, social, career progression, communication b/t countries

    Cons

    gender inequality, otherwise nothing of substance


  10. "Customer service representative"

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    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH
    Former Employee - Customer Service Representative in Columbus, OH
    Recommends
    Neutral Outlook
    No opinion of CEO

    I worked at CBRE full-time (More than a year)

    Pros

    Felt like it was an easy job

    Cons

    I don’t think there was any