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Professional Profile: Kathleen Rairden 2016


  • Title: Director
  • Company: CBRE
  • Location: One Penn Plaza, Suite 1835, New York, NY 10119
  • Birthplace: Queens, NY
Kathleen Rairden, CBRE

Education: BS – State University of New York at Oneonta

First job outside of real estate: Elementary school teacher

First job in real estate or allied field: Title closer

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future? Obtain AI-GRS Designation

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? With anything that does not involve a computer.

Favorite book or author: Caleb Carr’s “The Alienist”

Favorite movie: Orson Welles’ “Citizen Kane”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? Adele’s “Hello”

One word to describe your work environment: Great!

Rules to live by in business: Stay focused and always give 110%

If you could invite one person to dinner (living or dead, but not related to you) who would it be and where would you go? President Teddy Roosevelt – Delmonico’s

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job): Landscape architect