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Glenn Kelman talks criticisms against Redfin, real estate's diversity dilemma

Posted On: Aug 12, 2020   |   Posted By: The Real Deal New York

The shocking death of George Floyd at the hands of Minneapolis police in May prompted real estate executives around the country to speak out against racism and encourage non-violent protests. Glenn Kelman, CEO of the national brokerage Redfin, for one, pledged in a blog post that his company would commit to “hiring and developing more people of color to positions of power.” But following that announcement, some former Redfin employees rebuked Kelman's comments as disingenuous

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