Pittsburgh, PA (September 26, 2019) – F. Duffy Hanna, President of Howard Hanna Financial Services, is currently serving as Chairman of RESPRO®, the Real Estate Services Providers Council. He was elected to this position earlier this year at RESPRO’s annual meeting of directors.
Based in Washington, DC, RESPRO® is the national non-profit trade association that unites real estate broker-owners, real estate franchisors, mortgage lenders and brokers, title insurers and agents, home builders, home warranty companies, and other settlement service providers throughout North America. The organization is dedicated to the concept of one-stop shopping to offer a better, cost effective, home buying and financing experience for consumers.
Hanna is President of Hanna Financial Services, the financial services group of Hanna Holdings, Inc. It includes Howard Hanna Mortgage Services, the third largest real estate mortgage company in the United States by closed units, and Barristers Title, the fifth largest real estate title and escrow company in the United States by closed units.
“I am proud and pleased to serve as RESPRO’s Chairman. RESPRO is the leading trade organization assisting affiliated real estate businesses like Howard Hanna,” said Hanna. “I have the great honor of following in the footsteps of many of the great leaders in the real estate industry in this role. I look forward to the challenges and opportunities ahead.”
Hanna is a graduate of Catholic University of America, and he received his law degree from the University of Pittsburgh School of Law. He is admitted to practice law in Pennsylvania and New Jersey and is a member of the Pennsylvania Bar Association.
He is active in the community through many civic involvements including serving as board chairman of Girls Hope of Pittsburgh, former board chairman of St. Anthony’s School Program and auction chairman for Central Catholic High School.
About Howard Hanna
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is the 3rd largest real estate company in the United States, the #1 privately owned broker in the nation, and the largest home seller in Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, and the Carolinas. The family-owned and -operated real estate company specializes in residential and commercial brokerage service, mortgage, closing and title insurance, land development, appraisal, property and casualty insurance, corporate relocation, and property management. In early 2019, Howard Hanna completed a partnership with the Allen Tate Companies, the 14th largest real estate company in the nation. The combined company has 312 offices across the ten states of PA, OH, NY, VA, MI, WV, MD, NC, SC and IN with more than 11,000 sales associates and staff who are guided by a spirit of integrity in all aspects of the real estate process. For more information, visit www.howardhanna.com or www.facebook.com/howardhanna.
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