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Chautauqua County Real Estate News and Notes: Howard Hanna Professionals

Dennis Pezzimenti Named REALTOR of the Year

Mayville, NY (November 16 2017)The Chautauqua Cattaraugus Board of REALTORS (CCBR) named Howard Hanna Professionals Broker Dennis Pezzimenti “REALTOR of the Year” Thursday at their annual Installation dinner held at Webb’s Resort in Mayville.  This award is not solely based on his exemplary real estate practices.  It is also based on his commitment and support for the community.  Dennis was presented the award by last year’s winner Associate Broker Anne LaPaglia of Howard Hanna Holt.

A  Realtor since 1989, Dennis started as a part time agent and eventually became full time in the mid 1990's.  He started his own office DBP Realty with his wife Pamela in 2001. In 2017, he merged his company with Howard Hanna Holt and formed Howard Hanna Professionals.  Dennis & Pamela's son Paul, is also a full time real estate agent.  Their daughter Mary attends college SUNY Geneseo. Dennis is the son of Francis & Mary Pezzimenti, also of Olean.

Dennis is a member of the National Association of Realtors. Serves on the Board of Directors of the New York State Association of Realtors served as president of Chautauqua Cattaraugus Board of Realtors for the past two years, presiding over the combination of the Chautauqua and Cattaraugus Boards as well as their switch to a more advanced Multiple Listing Service Provider.  Dennis will continue to serve CCBR as Vice President in 2018.

Dennis and Pam PezzimentiDennis has been involved in his community in many capacities.  He serves on Olean General Hospital Foundation Board and the Cattaraugus Region Community Foundation.  He was past co-chairman of St. John's Festa Italian for several years.  Dennis served on the board of directors, executive committee, membership committee & finance committee & served as past Board President of the Greater Olean Area Chamber of Commerce.  

He is currently chairman of the board of directors of Olean Business Development Corp and serves on its executive and downtown development committees. Despite all of his activities and obligations Dennis is a devoted family man, beginning his acceptance speech by thanking his wife Pam and his son Paul.  Dennis has been a youth coach for several of his children's sports teams in the past.  He is a very active member of his church.  Dennis has eight brothers and sisters all located in Western New York.


Pezzimenti, who received a standing ovation, also thanked his agents/staff, community, Board Members, and new partners in Howard Hanna Professionals the Holts.

Also at the event, the Board swore in their officers and Board of Directors: President Roberta Thompson (Real Estate Advantage), Vice President Dennis Pezzimenti (Howard Hanna Professionals), Secretary Anne LaPaglia (Howard Hanna Holt), Treasurer Kelly Patrone (Howard Hanna Professionals).  Members of the Board of Directors were: Sandra Calalesina, William Soffel, Diana S. Holt, Kenneth M. Bailey, Donna Breen, and Richard McMahon.

Howard Hanna Professionals Announces Merger with Katy Realty

Katy Realty in Kane Joins Howard Hanna Professional
Kane (PA)
November 1, 2017 – Dennis Pezzimenti, managing partner of Howard Hanna Professionals, and Ron Carty, owner and principal broker of Katy Realty, have announced that Katy Realty has merged with Howard Hanna Professionals. Katy Realty is headquartered in Kane, Pennsylvania and will continue to operate in their current location of 30 Fraley Street.

"I am excited to join the Howard Hanna Professionals team. I chose to merge with Howard Hanna Professionals because they are the market leader in McKean County and Howard Hanna sells more homes in the state of Pennsylvania than any other real estate company. After looking at the tools they offer to buyers and sellers, merging my company with Howard Hanna Professionals was an easy decision,” said Carty.

With the addition of Ron Carty and his team, Howard Hanna Professionals is the largest real estate brokerage business in McKean County and beyond.  According to Pezzimenti, “the growth of Howard Hanna Professionals has been unprecedented. We now have four offices in McKean County allowing us to offer the best service to our customers. Our 20+ agents servicing McKean County have over 250 years of real estate experience between them.”

Howard Hanna Professionals was formed in March 2017 through a strategic franchise partnership among Chautauqua, NY based Howard Hanna Holt Real Estate and Olean, NY based DBP Realty.  Since the creation of this new company, Penn Laurel Realty, Chosen Acres Realty, and now Katy Realty have joined Howard Hanna Professionals.

The Howard Hanna franchise program allows franchisees to retain ownership and decision-making locally, while utilizing exclusive Howard Hanna marketing tools such as the 100% Money Back Guarantee and nationally acclaimed training and learning programs for sales associates, bringing more buyers and sellers together in successful transactions.

“We are the largest real estate company in Pennsylvania and we are now the largest in McKean County,” said Tom Schoeller, Howard Hanna Senior VP Franchising Mergers & Acquisitions.  “Ron and his team are important members of the Kane community. They have helped hundreds of buyers and sellers meet their goals and will help hundreds more in the future.”

Howard Hanna has been helping people feel at home since 1957, when the real estate company was founded by Howard and Anne Hanna in Pittsburgh. Through both organic growth and mergers/acquisitions, the family-owned and operated company is the 3rd largest real estate company in the United States with 259 offices throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Michigan, Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia, and Maryland and more than $16 billion in closed sales volume last year.  The full-service company provides residential and commercial brokerage, mortgage, insurance, closing and escrow, appraisal, relocation and property management services.

Howard Hanna continues to look for strategic partnerships with market leading companies. For information on joining Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and/or its franchise program, please contact Tom Schoeller at 570-460-0272 or tomschoeller@howardhanna.com

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Howard Hanna Welcomes Chosen Acres

McKean County PA Real Estate

Smethport (PA) October 25, 2017 –  Nancy Rathbun, Owner of Chosen Acres Realty, together with Dennis Pezzimenti, Managing Partner of Howard Hanna Professionals, today announced that Chosen Acres Realty, with offices in Smethport, Bradford and Port Allegany, Pennsylvania, has merged with Howard Hanna Professionals. 

Pezzimenti and Rathbun were joined by the Chosen Acres Realty Agents and Staff, as well as Pete Holt, Broker/Owner of Chautauqua County based Howard Hanna Holt Real Estate, Howard Hanna Professionals General Manager Stephen Holt and Tom Schoeller, Senior Vice President, Howard Hanna Franchising, Mergers & Acquisitions.

Chosen Acres owner Nancy Rathbun and her team are joining forces with Howard Hanna Professionals to form the largest real estate brokerage business in McKean County and beyond.  According to Rathbun, “Our company has excelled in this region for years.  Joining forces with Dennis, Steve, and the team at Howard Hanna will enable our team to provide even better services to our clients than we could on our own.  We are thrilled to become a part of Howard Hanna, which was already the leading real estate company in PA.”

Howard Hanna Professionals was formed in March of 2017, through a strategic franchise partnership between Chautauqua, NY based Howard Hanna Holt Real Estate, Olean, NY based DBP Realty, and Bradford, PA based Penn Laurel Realty.  The Howard Hanna franchise program allows franchisees to retain ownership and decision-making locally, while utilizing exclusive Howard Hanna marketing tools such as the 100% Money Back Guarantee and nationally acclaimed training and learning programs for sales associates, bringing more buyers and sellers together in successful transactions.

“To be the consumer’s top choice in McKean County is our goal,” said Schoeller.  “We are very proud to welcome Nancy and her team of professional sales associates, who have helped thousands of  buyers and sellers over the years, to the Howard Hanna family.  Together we will do great things and carry on the reputation of excellence Chosen Acres has established.”

Howard Hanna has been helping people feel at home since 1957, when the real estate company was founded by Howard and Anne Hanna in Pittsburgh with one office.  Through both organic growth and mergers/acquisitions, the company is now the 3rd largest real estate company in the United States with 270 offices throughout Pennsylvania, Ohio, New York, Michigan, Virginia, North Carolina, West Virginia and Maryland and more than $16 billion in closed sales volume last year.  The full-service company provides residential and commercial brokerage, mortgage, insurance, closing and escrow, appraisal, relocation and property management services.

Howard Hanna continues to look for strategic partnerships with market leading companies. For information on joining Howard Hanna Real Estate Services and/or its franchise program, please contact Tom Schoeller at 570-460-0272 or tomschoeller@howardhanna.com

Howard Hanna Real Estate Services is the 3rd 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 270 offices across PA, OH, NY, VA, MI, WV, NC & MD, Howard Hanna’s more than 9,000 sales associates and employees are guided by a spirit of integrity in all aspects of the real estate process.   

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