About JM Zell

JM Zell Partners was founded in 1989 with the singular goal of providing corporate clients with unbiased, real estate strategies designed to achieve long-term business and operational goals.

As a corporate real estate advisory pioneer, we are a vital source of real estate knowledge and expertise for some of the world’s most recognizable professional firms, corporations, institutions, and associations.  Our in-house professionals are experts in strategy, brokerage, finance, entitlements, law, design, construction, and marketing.

We help our clients successfully navigate business cycles, industry disruption, mergers and acquisitions, dispositions, and radical shifts in technology and space utilization.  

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Our Philosophy

JM Zell’s overriding objective is to serve our clients’ interests throughout the real estate process. Using tried and true methods, our team conceives and implements creative solutions to achieve our clients' business goals.

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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 service they provide to the benefit of the client.


Success Stories

Our Success Stories

JM Zell has been providing client centric real estate consulting services since 1989. Learn about how we provide value to our clients through our recent success stories.


Featured Project
International Union of Operating Engineers

About the Client
The International Union of Operating Engineers (IUOE) is an international trade union whose mission is to provide resources to its members to maintain the highest professional standards possible within their respective industries.

About the Engagement
In late 2016, IUOE selected JM Zell Partners to oversee the construction of its international training and conference center in Houston, Texas. The project includes the construction of training, conference, and dormitory spaces utilizing innovative materials, means, and methods. JM Zell is responsible for on-site project management including construction and financial oversight.