Selma Hepp holds the title of executive, research & insights and deputy chief economist for CoreLogic. In this role, she is responsible for analyzing, interpreting and forecasting economic trends in real estate, mortgage and insurance.
Prior to joining CoreLogic in 2020, Selma was chief economist and vice president of business intelligence for Pacific Union International, Inc., where she oversaw the vital economic and technology intelligence to drive the expanding brokerage’s success. Additionally, she authored Pacific Union’s “Economic Straight Talk” columns, a series of reports that analyze current economic trends to clarify real estate investing. Selma was previously chief economist for Trulia, senior economist for the California Association of Realtors and economist for the National Association of Realtors.
She earned her M.A. in economics from the State University of New York, Buffalo and a Ph.D. from the University of Maryland.