Rick Bannon

Team Leader, The Bannon Group

The Bannon Group - Your Certified Luxury Home Specialists

Certified Luxury Home Specialists

About Rick Bannon

The Captain Can!

Very few agents approach their real estate business like Rick; and almost none have the unique history of helping others like he does. As a former Captain in the US Army, and combat veteran, he applies the core of his experience helping others to deliver a level of professionalism, customer care, and market knowledge that is not rivaled.


Rick is one of those rare agents that genuinely makes it his mission to help his clients sell their home for the maximum amount possible or find a home that meets their personal preferences. From first-time home buyers, growing families, empty-nesters, retirees, luxury estate buyers or investors....Rick listens to your needs and expeditiously sets in motion a myriad of coordinated actions through his team that are designed to ensure your real estate needs are addressed immediately and with purposeful direction.

Awards & Designations


Master's Degree - University of Virginia 1997

Bachelor's Degree - Florida International University 1995

Real Estate Certifications/Designations:

CLHMS - Guild (Certified Luxury Home Marketing Specialist - Million Dollar Guild Member) - The CLHMS training is considered the 'luxury gold standard' for agents and is offered by The Institute for Luxury Home Marketing, the premier independent authority in training and designation for real estate agents working in the luxury residential market. Real estate professionals who complete this training prove to have the knowledge, skills, and expertise required to support the unique needs of affluent buyers and sellers of high-end properties. Having the GUILD designation with this certification identifies agents that have a proven sales record with properties priced at $1,000,000 or more.

SRS (Seller Representative Specialist) - The SRS is the premier credential in seller representation that elevates professional standards. The designation is awarded to real estate professionals who demonstrate the knowledge and skills essential for seller advocacy.

PSA (Pricing Strategy Advisor) - The PSA certification is awarded to agents that have proven to have enhanced skills in pricing properties, creating CMAs, working with appraisers, and guiding clients through the anxieties and misperceptions they often have about home values.

GREEN - NAR's Green Designation is awarded to agents with proven knowledge of energy efficiency and sustainability in real estate.

SFR (The Short Sales & Foreclosure Resource® / SFR®) - certification enhances real estate professionals knowledge to work with distressed sellers and the finance, tax, and legal professionals who can help them, qualify sellers for short sales, develop a short sale package, negotiate with lenders, limit risk, and protect buyers.

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