Property Grunt

Tuesday, July 25, 2006

Wanted: Real Estate Reporter

Congratulations to the delightful and delectable Sara Clemence of Forbes. She has now been promoted to lifestyle editor at Forbes.

She's the one in the middle sandwiched between Joyce from the Hunt and Lisa from NYT.

Which means her position of Real Estate Reporter is ripe for the taking.

Real Estate Reporter
Publication or Company

Industry Magazine Publishing, Online/New Media
Benefits 401K, Dental, Health
Job Duration Full Time
Job Location New York, NY USA
Job Requirements seeks a brainy, ambitious reporter for a full-time staff job covering real estate. The job is on our lifestyle team, and will entail reporting and writing two to three online stories each week, including a long feature. The right person will be able to generate ideas, work a long list of sources, report a smart story and write it with flair--all, of course, on tight deadlines. Must understand how to use numbers in stories, be discerning and be able to come up with reliable methodologies for pieces like ''Most Overpriced Places'' and ''Most Expensive ZIP Codes.'' This can be a high-profile position, with the opportunity for media appearances. We're looking for at least three years of reporting experience; extensive real estate knowledge is not necessary as long as you can learn fast.
About Our Company is the home page for the world's business leaders and the No. 1 business site on the Web. We are among the most trusted resources for senior business executives. We provide the uncompromising commentary, concise analysis, relevant tools, community and real-time reporting business leaders need to succeed at work, profit from investing and have fun with the rewards of winning. Throughout the business day publishes more than 1,500 articles, delivering the best of Forbes journalism and that of its selected partners with all the immediacy, depth and interactivity that the Web allows. More people get their business news on than any other source in the world covering business, technology, markets, personal finance and lifestyle, with streaming video broadcasts several times a day. In 2005, was #2 on Adweek magazine's ''Website Hot List;'' and it was voted ''Best Media Website'' in 2003 by the Web Marketing Association. It was also min's Best of the Web winner for ''Editorial Excellence'' in the consumer category in 2003 and 2004. continues to set industry standards for its innovative advertising offerings, and for its award-winning journalism.

Contact Human Resources
Email Address
Address 90 5th Avenue
New York, NY 10011 USA

Special Instructions No phone calls, faxes or mailed resumes, please!


This is a great position to get, especially now since changes are occuring in the market. Not only do you get a front row seat of the market imploding but you also get to work one of the greatest editors ever. So don't be shy. Send your credentials in and see what happens.

And to the person who gets this job, I just want to let you know that Sara is a very nice person so please be an asset or else I will have to throw a bag of fish heads at you.