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Thom McDonell

The Hardest-Working Guy in Real Estate

Thom McDonell brings years of Sales & Marketing experience to his Real Estate career- having worked in the luxury hotel industry throughout the country. This experience means that you, as his client, have a listing and/or buyer agent on your side with focused attention to every detail, consistent communication and follow-up.  Thom understands the finer points of marketing your home, the priorities of your home search, and all facets of negotiation. With Thom, EVERY deal is personal and you are guaranteed to receive kid glove treatment. He is positioned to bring success to Experienced home owners, Investors, First-time home buyers, Historic Home owners and buyers, Relocation clients for the greater Pittsburgh area & internationally, Corporate clients, Estates, Multi-family properties, Multi-generational clients, and Clients with unique needs. Proud to work with the LGBT community.

Born and raised in Pittsburgh and having attended Central Catholic High School, Thom is very familiar with the greater Pittsburgh area, the City of Pittsburgh and its unique  suburbs. He applies that knowledge to every transaction. As a current resident of the Arlington Heights neighborhood, (located above the historic South Side) Thom specializes in neighborhoods from the South Side to the South Hills, so if you are looking for homes for sale in Mt. Lebanon, Dormont, Banksville, Scott, Westview, Knoxville, Mt. Oliver, Allentown, Beechview, Brookline, Carrick, Overbrook, Castle Shannon, Greentree, Baldwin, South Park, Brentwood, Bridgeville, Whitehall, Heidelburg, West Mifflin, Pleasant Hills, Jefferson Hills or Shadyside, East Liberty, Highland Park, Downtown Pittsburgh, the Central North Side, the Mexican War Streets, Allegeny West, Allegheny East or the North Hills areas such as Brighton Heights, Perry Hill Top, Observatory Hill, Bellevue, Avalon or Ben Avon… look no further!


  • Hard-Working – A full-time, on-top-of-the-market, dedicated agent on your side
  • Extremely experienced in negotiation and sales strategies
  • Highly-Skilled listener, sensitive to your needs
  • Results-Oriented - Thom strives to provide above-average results
  • Extremely Communicative – You know where you stand every step of the way
  • Flexible – Making his schedule meet YOUR needs
  • Marketing – Thom employs a multi-generational, aggressive approach, which ensures all potential clients are reached


  • Free comprehensive evaluation and guidance in pricing and preparation of your home for sale
  • Utilizing Howard Hanna’s many unique marketing services and programs givng your home MAXIMUM EXPOSURE
  • Continually selling your home, constantly networking with all agents and the public
  • Personal contact with everyone visiting or showing your home, emphasizing the amenities
  • Organized - Constant communication and follow-up with you from beginning to closing
  • Extensive up-to-the-minute database of qualified potential buyers for your home
  • Insightful negotiations and understanding of the Sales Contract to ensure a successful transaction and the BEST TERMS possible
  • Carefully screened list of service professionals to assist you
  • One–on-One Service through every step of the listing and sales process – from initial listing through negotiations, inspections and closing
  • The Goal for You - to bring the best deal, with the most amount of money in the quickest amount of time


  • Get you into homes FIRST – Howard Hanna exclusive listings before they are multi-listed as well as any general market listings
  • One-Stop Shopping: Access to the BEST in the Business – Mortgage, Title & Insurance
  • Direct you to the best financial managers for a free confidential evaluation, establishing a pre-qualified financial position for you
  • PERSONALIZED home search – I find you what you’re looking for
  • Research the Market with you so you are a fully informed and in position to make an educated offer
  • Negotiate sound and fair price and terms for you right up to closing
  • Communication and guidance throughout the Inspection and Contingency periods
  • Extremely organized - Covering every detail through closing, instilling confidence and ensuring a smooth purchase


  • Multi-Million Dollar Producer
  • Quality Service Award Recipient
  • Rising Star Award Recipient
  • Accredited Buyer's Representative (ABR)
  • Residential Relocation Specialist (RRS)
  • Pricing Strategy Advisor (PSA)
  • ePro
  • Realtor
  • Realtors Association of Metropolitan Pittsburgh
  • National Association of Realtors




Custom Home
Dream Home
Executive Home
First Time Buyers
Historic Home
Luxury Homes
Move-Up Home
New Construction
New Home
Quality Home

New Listing $307,000
Listed by:Thom McDonell
Howard Hanna Real Estate Services
MLS # 1376962

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