HHRR December 18, 2023

Howard Hanna | Rand Realty Continues Making Strategic Moves: Introducing New Leadership in Northern Westchester

Nanuet, NY – Howard Hanna | Rand Realty, the leader in the New York real estate market, is delighted to announce the appointment of new leadership in the Northern Westchester offices, highlighting the company’s dedication to excellence and innovative client service.

Phil Faranda is now the Branch Manager for Yorktown and Carmel, NY. Bringing over 18 years of real estate experience, Phil has been recognized for his expertise in real estate financing and online technologies. His career is distinguished by significant contributions to industry platforms and winning a NAREE award in 2023 for journalistic excellence. Phil’s leadership is characterized by his commitment to providing the best tools and training to agents, ensuring top-notch service for clients.

Jerome Jeffrey takes the role of Branch Manager in Briarcliff, NY. Jerome’s extensive background in real estate and his proven track record in agent development make him a valuable addition to the team. His leadership style is focused on providing comprehensive training, innovative marketing strategies, and a strong emphasis on meeting clients’ needs.

Don Dwyer will step in as the Branch Manager for Thornwood, NY, bringing a wealth of experience in real estate. Known for his expertise in real estate financing, business development, sales processes, strategic planning, and building strong relationships, his approach to management focuses on maximizing Realtor potential and fostering growth. This positions his office for continued success. Dwyer is set to replace Deborah DiMiceli, who is retiring as manager of the Thornwood office after nearly two decades of successful leadership. DiMicelli plans to continue her career in real estate sales following her retirement.

Matt Rand, CEO of Howard Hanna Rand Realty, commented, “We are thrilled to have Phil, Jerome, and Don in their new roles. Their diverse experience and leadership skills are crucial for our expansion in Westchester. We are confident that they will bring innovation and excellence to our teams and services.”

These leadership changes reflect Howard Hanna | Rand Realty’s commitment to providing exceptional real estate services in the region.

About Howard Hanna | Rand Realty: Howard Hanna Rand Realty has more than 1,200 residential real estate sales associates serving the New York, New Jersey, and Connecticut suburbs of New York City. Howard Hanna | Rand Realty serves Westchester County, Rockland County, Orange County, Sullivan County, Dutchess County, Ulster County, Putnam, and the Bronx in New York, Bergen County, Passaic County, Hudson County, Morris County, Essex County, and Union County in New Jersey, and Fairfield County in Connecticut. Rand also owns and operates Rand Commercial, a commercial real estate brokerage, and Hudson United Home Services, which provides residential mortgage lending, title services, and personal and commercial insurance. For more information, visit randrealty.com.