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Professional Profiles


Professional Profile: Richard Hodos 2016


  • Title: Vice Chairman
  • Company: CBRE, Inc.
  • Location: 200 Park Avenue; New York, NY 10166
  • Birthplace: Johnstown, PA

Education: Duquesne University

First job outside of real estate: Salesperson at Saks Fifth Avenue

First job in real estate or allied field: Shopping Center Leasing Agent in Pittsburgh

What do you do now and what are you planning for the future?  Retail Leasing (now).  Retail/Residential Development (future).

How do you unwind from a busy day in real estate? Dinner/drinks with close friends

Favorite book or author: David McCullough – “The Johnstown Flood”

Favorite movie: “The Devil Wears Prada”

Last song you purchased/downloaded? “The Room Where It Happens” from “Hamilton”

One word to describe your work environment: Collaborative

Rules to live by in business: “Do unto others as you would have them do unto you”

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? My mentor, Raymond Carew – Andrew’s Coffee Shop

What is your DREAM job? (something other than your current job):  Re-building the retail corridor and developing residential projects in Downtown Pittsburgh.