About Us

Hanna Properties strives to maintain the architectural integrity and character of its portfolio of landmark buildings in the City’s most desirable neighborhoods – Park Avenue, East Avenue and The Neighborhood of the Arts (NOTA). For over 50 years, we have built an enviable reputation for our management of 380 apartments for rent in the Park and East Avenue region of Rochester, NY. Our professional management and a staff of 12 employees provide our residents with impeccably maintained homes.

Joseph R. Hanna, founder and owner of Hanna Properties, has received two American Institute of Architects (AIA) Excellence awards for development of properties on East Avenue in Rochester: the historic Bishop’s House at 947 East Avenue and a village-like townhouse community at 1565 East Avenue. In addition to converting numerous East Avenue mansions to condominiums, his management company has developed seven townhouse projects in the Park and East Avenue area. Previously Mr. Hanna served on the City of Rochester Zoning Board of Appeals, the Rochester Housing Authority, Bishop Sheen Ecumenical Housing and is currently President of the Southeast Area Landlord Coalition. Additionally, he serves on advisory boards for URMC Flaum Eye Institute and PathStone Development.

Joseph Hanna receives 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award


Joseph Hanna of Hanna Properties receives the 2018 Lifetime Achievement Award from the Rochester Area Chapter of NYSCAR Board of Directors and its membership. Read full letter.

Committed to the benefits of city living, Hanna Properties continues to obtain properties in this popular, historic Park Avenue area – expanding apartment living options for those who appreciate prime accommodations and a professional management and maintenance team.

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