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Charlie Hunt

BUFFALO, NY – May 5th, 2023 – HUNT Real Estate announces that effective immediately, Charles F. Hunt has been promoted to President, Residential Brokerage and Chief Operating Officer for the company.

The great-grandson of Charles S. Hunt, the founder of HUNT Real Estate Corporation, Mr. Hunt joined the company in 2007, and has served as a sales professional, branch director, regional general manager, and most recently as Chief Operating Officer of the corporation, a position he will maintain. The residential brokerage consists of 60 residential branch offices throughout New York State, Massachusetts, and Arizona.

According to Chairman and CEO, Peter F. Hunt, “It is important that the next generation is positioned to take this key element of our organization forward, given the rapid changes in technology and how we transact business. The real estate industry is facing challenges, as are many industries in today’s economic conditions. Charlie represents the best of the leadership cadre in our industry today and will move us forward, building on our 112-year history.”

Mr. Hunt is a graduate of Bentley University in Waltham, Massachusetts, and later received his Master of Business Administration from the State University of New York at Buffalo.

HUNT Real Estate Corporation was recently ranked 34th nationally among all residential real estate companies in the United States and 5th in terms of ancillary unit sales.

About HUNT Real Estate ERA

HUNT Real Estate Corporation is the parent company of HUNT Real Estate ERA which operates 60 residential branch offices throughout New York State, Massachusetts, and Arizona. Founded in 1911, HUNT is the oldest and most successful continuously operating family-owned and operated real estate and homeownership services organization in New York, and is ranked 34th in the nation for closed transactions by REAL Trends. HUNT also operates a commercial brokerage, mortgage banking firm, insurance agency, and title agency. HUNT’s vision, “Always there for you.” and its mission, “Successful Professionals. Growing Profitably. Providing Superior Service.” drive the entire organization. For more information about HUNT Real Estate, visit