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Bridging the gap between business and real estate, arming our clients with the knowledge and expertise required to solve real estate issues regardless of industry, complexity, or geography.



Since our founding in 1989, we have partnered with our clients to change their perspective on real estate by designing and implementing creative real estate solutions that support and drive core business function and goals.

To this day, some of the world’s most recognizable leadership teams, engage our team to build consensus, develop and implement complex real estate strategies, analyze and negotiate critical transactions, and lead project management efforts, all of which have an impact across their businesses and organizations.


Who is JM Zell Partners?

We are a consulting firm focused on providing corporations, institutions, member-organizations, and non-profits with specialized real estate expertise.

What’s our role?

We work directly with client leadership, key stakeholders, and other specialized advisors to develop creative real estate strategies that align with our clients’ overarching business strategy to best achieve business and operational goals.

How is our expertise applied?

Whether navigating business cycles, managing industry disruption, or supporting merger and acquisition/disposition efforts, clients leverage our expertise to shift away from managing real estate as a facilities line item to utilizing real estate as a business lever.

Core Services


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Our Team


The JM Zell team is comprised entirely of salaried professionals and company owners, who focus on the quality of the service we provide to the benefit of the client.

Our team of multi-disciplinary experts has successfully deployed strategies and executed transactions in every major North American city.

Wherever our clients’ business needs take them, JM Zell’s diverse team of experts affords our clients the latitude to create and implement strategies regardless of complexity, geography, or industry.

Success Stories

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