Have you noticed that if you go into a real estate office, you will generally find mostly women brokers or sales agents? Think about it. When a woman retires from the grind of a full-time job, she will generally gravitate to real estate because she doesn't have to put in five days and her time is generally her own. Talk to financial planners and they will tell you the same thing: real estate is an attractive spot for many women, whether married, single, divorced, widowed, or retired.

So, now comes the obvious question with an obvious answer to it. Guess who the growing force is in the real estate industry on a worldwide basis? No, it's not a particular company or a certain developer. It's a gender.

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