Robert J. Neuman Jr.

Senior Principal


With his diversified background in various aspects of real estate and depth of knowledge of markets across the country, Bob Neuman helps JM Zell’s clients, from the largest not-for-profit, to the smallest high-tech startup, find sound solutions to their real estate needs. For over 25 years, Bob has represented numerous tenants, skillfully guiding them through the relocation process – from needs analysis and strategic planning through market search, lease negotiation, design and construction, lease negotiation and move-in. He likewise provides leasing services to sub-landlords and landlords, where his strengths in financial strategies and market analyses are critical.

Bob has represented the interests of a variety of clients with their acquisitions and dispositions of real estate, including Sidley Austin LLC, The Washington Post, SmartBrief, Development Alternatives Inc., International Union of Bricklayers & Allied Craftworkers, The Shakespeare Theatre, National Trust For Historic Preservation and Carlyle Plaza Development.  Bob brings a deep understanding of every aspect of leasing and brokerage, combined with his strong financial and analytical ability and highly effective project management skills, to each of the clients he serves.

A licensed real estate broker in Washington, DC, Maryland and Virginia, Bob is a graduate of American University with a BS in Finance with a concentration in Real Estate and Urban Development.

Philanthropy & Charitable Causes

The National Aquarium
Shakespeare Theatre Company