Pittsburgh, PA (March 30, 2020) – Howard Hanna Real Estate Services continues its legacy as the largest family-owned and -operated real estate firm in the nation, according to the 2020 REAL Trends 500 report released on March 26, 2020. Howard Hanna ranks as the fourth largest real estate brokerage in the country, closing 109,320 transaction sides in 2019.
Howard W. “Hoby” Hanna, IV will be joining REAL Trends president Steve Murray on the REAL Trending podcast to speak more about Howard Hanna Real Estate Services’ growth in 2019, and the current real estate landscape.
In the category of Top 5 Year Movers – Transactions, Howard Hanna ranks second in the nation in their increase in closed transactions over the past five years, 2015-2019, with an increase of 38,912.
“We continued our growth trajectory, yet again named the #1 home seller in New York, Pennsylvania, Ohio, and North and South Carolina,” said Chairman Howard W. “Hoddy” Hanna, III. “In 2019. Howard Hanna real estate professionals helped close more than $24 billion in sales.”
“One of the biggest differentiators for Howard Hanna continues to be our dedication to innovation,” said Hoby Hanna. “We’ve continued to promote internally, which has led to unprecedented growth for our company, offering end-to-end services to clients, and our agents continue to be empowered to provide the best service in the real estate industry.”
Howard Hanna’s ancillary businesses of mortgage, title, and insurance services are also ranked in the 2019 REAL Trends 500 report.
- Ranked by number of homeowners insurance policies sold, Howard Hanna Insurance Services is #1 in the United States.
- Howard Hanna Mortgage Services ranked #3 in closed mortgage units.
- Ranked by number of closed title units, Barristers is #3 in the United States, moving up two places from last year.
- Ranked by number of home warranty policies sold, Howard Hanna Insurance Services is #3 in the United States.
“Our ancillary services are just part of what makes Howard Hanna the best end-to-end real estate company in the United States,” said CEO Helen Hanna Casey. “The launch of the Find It FirstTM program cemented Howard Hanna Real Estate Services as the premier real estate company to work with in our markets, and our continued track record of success helping buyers and sellers find their dream homes shows how dedicated our agents are.”
About REAL Trends:
REAL Trends has been the trusted source of news, analysis, and information on the residential brokerage industry since 1987. REAL Trends is a privately-held publishing, consulting and communications company based in Castle Rock, CO.
About Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and Allen Tate Realtors:
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is the #1 privately owned and largest independent broker in the U.S.A. The family-owned and -operated, full-service real estate company operates 324 real estate, mortgage, insurance, title and escrow service offices across 10 states. Together with Allen Tate Realtors, the companies employ 11,000 sales associates and staff, including many of the industry’s top-producing real estate agents. For more information, visit www.HowardHanna.com.
Contact: Jasmine Davis, JasmineDavis@HowardHanna.com, 412-784-3821