HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum Expands Offering with Additional Office in Ohio

Co-Owners Marianne Drenik and Greg Pernus make their mark on the real estate market in Northeast Ohio with another franchise location in Chardon, Ohio

Chardon, OH — HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum opened its additional office in Chardon, Ohio. Already servicing agents in the Lake, Cuyahoga, Portage, Summit, and Ashtabula counties, this office allows co-owners and brokers Marianne Drenik and Greg Pernus to continue servicing more agents in Geauga county and Northeast Ohio.

“We saw the need to provide the HomeSmart model to agents in Geauga county,” said Pernus. “This gives agents an additional brick and mortar location to bring their clients to and conduct business.”

“We are really excited and proud to offer a HomeSmart office to our agents in Geauga,” Drenik added. “Geauga county is thriving and growing, and we are here to help!”

HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum opened their first office in September 2018 with just two agents. Over the last two years, they have seen exponential growth in both agent count and sales transactions. They have been one of the top brokerages in Northeast Ohio since installation. Now, they have three office locations and nearly 150 agents across Mentor, Beachwood, and Chardon, Ohio.

“It’s really incredible to see our franchise partners like HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum continue to expand the HomeSmart model across multiple counties,” said Ashely Bowers, President of HomeSmart International. “We can’t wait to see them continue to grow and add more agents to their new office!”

Agents who join HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum will receive agent support, technology, marketing, and transaction management. This office will also hold real estate training and continuing education classes to all agents no matter their brokerage affiliation.

The new HomeSmart Real Estate Momentum office is located at 108 Cherry Ave, Chardon, OH 44024 and the team can be reached via email at [email protected] 

About HomeSmart International:

Founded in 2000, HomeSmart is ranked in the top 10 real estate brokerages in the United States and the number one brokerage firm in the Phoenix market and in Colorado. From its international franchising headquarters based in Scottsdale, HomeSmart International offers franchisees efficiency and innovation coupled with the systems and technologies necessary to succeed in today’s evolving real estate industry. Today, the brand has 180 offices in 34 states and more than 19,500 agents nationwide. For more information on HomeSmart International and its franchise opportunities, visit Follow HomeSmart International on Facebook at and on Twitter and Instagram @HomeSmartIntl.