What We Can Do For You

Founded by Ivy Zelman, widely known on Wall Street for her bold, contrarian thinking and bearish projections about the 2008 housing market decline, Zelman & Associates is respected industrywide for accurate analysis and unparalleled depth of insights.   
 
Monthly surveys of hundreds of executives across all sectors of housing provide exclusive and proprietary insights, rigorous financial analysis inform unparalleled insights delivered to leading global institutional investors and senior level company executives. The Zelman team stands alone for its unbiased views, depth of data and knowledge, and a willingness to offer high-conviction, counter-consensus opinions when necessary.
 

Expertise, Analysis, Service

 
Highly-Respected Expertise
For more than 20 years, Ivy Zelman has led the housing industry with unbiased in-depth research, insightful analysis, and actionable advice about the housing market and related sectors. Experience and expertise associated with the entire Zelman team is unequaled, making Zelman & Associates the preeminent voice in the industry. 
 
The triangulation of exclusive monthly industry survey data, research analysis, and stock recommendations creates a unique and actionable view of the housing industry that is not found elsewhere, furthering Zelman’s distinct leadership for providing insights that drive confidence for professionals across all sectors.  
 
Ivy Zelman was inducted into the Institutional Investor All American Research Team’s inaugural class in 2012 after being listed ast he #1 analyst in her sector more than 10 times.  She is among less than 1 percent of All Star analysts to be honored in the Hall of Fame. Additionally, she was listed in Hanley Wood’s Builder magazine as one of Housing’s Top 50 Most Influential analysts.  
 
Proprietary Research & Data
What sets Zelman’s research apart is robust historical housing experience, an unparalleled network of executive-level leaders across all sectors, and an acute ability to identify and synthesize developing investment themes. These proprietary insights inform macro housing forecasts and generate a clear understanding of current trends, opinions and client advice. 
 
Elite Client Service
Through its research, sales and investment banking teams, Zelman prioritizes elite client service. The firm has consistently been recognized for its responsiveness and industry-leading Annual Housing Summit that brings together hundreds of senior executives and institutional clients.
 
Trusted by Hundreds of Investors & Industry Executives
Through its expansive research, and investment banking services, Zelman & Associates is heaving relied upon by the largest mutual and hedge funds in the country, C-suite executives of housing-related companies, and other individuals whose business is dependent on or intertwined with housing market trends. 

Meet Our Leadership

Ivy Zelman

Ivy Zelman

Chief Executive Officer

Principal

David Zelman

David Zelman

President

Principal

Dennis McGill, CFA

Dennis McGill, CFA

Director of Research

Principal

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