Hartnett Realty Company Established in 1947

Catherine Forbes Hartnett & Thomas C. Hartnett, 1952

Hartnett Realty Company was founded by Mrs. Catherine Forbes Hartnett on October 20, 1947. The original office was located at 94 Broad Street in downtown Charleston, South Carolina.


Mrs. Hartnett, one of the first women Realtors in Charleston, also founded the Women's Council of Realtors in Charleston and served as Chairman of the South Carolina Real Estate Commission prior to her death in 1978.


The Hon. Thomas F. Hartnett succeeded his parents as President of Hartnett Realty Co. while simultaneously engaged in a political career in South Carolina and the U.S. Congress. He passed the reins to his son, Thomas F. Hartnett, Jr., in 2015, continuing the Company’s tradition of family ownership into its third generation.




  Hartnett Realty Company, Inc.                                 1156 Bowman Road, Mount Pleasant, SC 29464                                        843.723.7222