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J. Philip Faranda, Associate Broker / Office Manager (Howard Hanna Rand Realty) Managing Real Estate Broker



J. Philip Faranda
Associate Broker / Office Manager
location_on Yorktown Heights, NY — Howard Hanna Rand Realty
Independent Brokerage
License # 49FA1074963
Get to Know J. Philip Faranda

  J. Philip Faranda is associate broker and office manager for Howard Hanna Rand Realty after owning and operating  J. Philip Real Estate in Briarcliff Manor, NY which he founded in 2005. The firm operates in Westchester County, serving all of Westchester as well as nearby Rockland, Putnam, Orange, Dutchess and Fairfield (CT) Counties.  

Philip has appeared on ABC World News, and been a source for Businessweek,  MSNBC On the Money, The New York TimesThe New York PostAssociated Press, Gannett, AOLTheStreet.com,The Real Deal, 1010Wins.com, Smart Money, MSN Money and various other media outlets. An industry veteran since 1996, he is one of the top-selling broker agents for single family transaction totals in the Hudson Gateway MLS since 2007, and just completed the 2014 term as President of the Hudson Gateway (formerly Westchester-Putnam) Multiple Listing Service. In June 2012 he was one of 20 agents from around the country to be appointed to Zillow.com's Agent Advisory Board, and in July 2012 the firm was granted membership to the prestigious consortium Westchester Real Estate, Inc. He is also the author of the widely read Westchester Real Estate Blog and New York Short Sale Blog.

In 2013 Phil was a national finalist for Inman News Innovator of the Year. 

The main office is in Briarcliff Manor, NY - right between Sleepy Hollow, Pleasantville, Chappaqua and Ossining, with Croton, Peekskill, Mount Kisco, White Plains, Yorktown, Tarrytown and many other Hudson River villages in shouting distance. The firm serves neighboring towns but also the "bedroom counties" of Rockland, Putnam and even Dutchess in surprisingly high volume, mainly because the largest source of buyers in those place come from Westchester.



J. Philip Faranda on ABC World News



The New York Journal News, The Real Deal, ABC News and CNBC are just some of the news outlets that have used Phil as a source for commentary or content. On May 27, 2009, ABC World News lead with a story on the real estate market that featured Phil prominently. 


We specialize in residential real estate, serving the buyers and sellers of the Hudson Valley and northern suburbs of New York City. We are one of the few brokers to offer a performance guarantee. Call (914) 450-8883 for details.

Among our areas of expertise is helping clients avoid foreclosure by brokering a short sale. What makes us different from all the other firms that claim to specialize in short sales? Log onto www.NYforeclosureprevention.com to find out.

Do you have someone in or moving to the New York metropolitan area? We pay a 25% referral fee for any client you refer. We service Westchester, Putnam, Rockland, Dutchess and Fairfield (CT) counties. 

We are hiring and looking for good licensees who want to build their career in a technologically advanced, forward thinking environment. Call (914) 723-8900 for details.



One of Westchester County's top-selling independent REALTORS. Committed to outstanding service and advocacy for both buyers and sellers. Call Phil at (914) 723-8900 or log on- www.jphilip.com