Howard Hanna acquires REMAX Alpha Realty in North Carolina

Virginia Beach, VA (February 16, 2016) – Howard Hanna Real Estate Services today announced the acquisition of REMAX Alpha Realty in North Carolina.  The announcement was made by Helen Hanna Casey, President of Howard Hanna, and Gail Coleman, Executive Vice President and General Manager of Howard Hanna William E. Wood, the company’s Southeast division based in Virginia Beach, VA serving the Hampton Roads area including Chesapeake, Norfolk, Suffolk, Portsmouth, Virginia Beach, Newport News, Williamsburg, Smithfield and eastern North Carolina.

REMAX Alpha Realty, based in Moyock, NC serves Moyock, Currituck, Elizabeth City and the surrounding areas of eastern North Carolina, all located just south of the Virginia/North Carolina border.  Howard Hanna William E. Wood is the market leader here with the number one market share in the Albemarle Area Association of Realtors.  REMAX Alpha Realty was number three.

Broker Owner Brian Innes of REMAX Alpha said, “It’s exciting to know that our sales associates will now have access to all of the Howard Hanna William E. Wood programs and tools to assist their buyers and sellers.”

Helen Hanna Casey added, “We’re pleased to have the extraordinary sales associates of REMAX Alpha Realty join the family of Howard Hanna companies.  Together we’ll do great things.”

Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is the #1 real estate company in Pennsylvania and Ohio and the 4th largest real estate company in the United States. The family-owned and operated company specializes in residential and commercial brokerage service, mortgages, closing and title insurance, land development, appraisal services, insurance services, corporate relocation and property management. With 205 offices across PA, OH, NY, VA, MI, WV, NC & MD, Howard Hanna’s more than 7,100 sales associates, managers and employees are guided by a spirit of integrity in all aspects of the real estate process.


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