Home Buying Services… 2017-12-18T18:36:32+00:00

Poconos Home Buying Services

Poconos Home Buying Services

The process of buying a home can sometimes be confusing.  At Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates, we promise to make your home buying experience a pleasurable one.

Home buying is simple through our Independent Family of Home Buying Services *.  Through our Independent Family, we will assist you with securing a mortgage, finding homeowner insurance, hiring a settlement company…all that make your closing and purchase a quick and easy process.

Almost all of the services are at affordable rates with the utmost courtesy extended to you.

Contact our preferred mortgage lenders to be pre-qualified.  You can reach these mortgage partners 7 days a week to be pre-qualified for the home of your choice, competitive pricing is something we encourage.  Each of our lenders has specific programs that may be best suited for you in the purchase of your new home, condo or townhome.  Others specialize in vacation and investment properties.


To learn more, click any of the following:

Mortgage Financing:

iFranklin American Mortgage Company * NMLS #107860- “It all begins here” Founded in 1994 FAMC is a full service professional mortgage banker with offices throughout the country with dozens of different types of mortgages.  Franklin American Mortgage Company is a six-time recipient of the Inc. 500 award.

Title Insurance:

PA First Settlement Services II, L.P. *

PA1st is a top-notch title and settlement service company that offers weekend and evening appointments.  We know the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Agents on a first name basis.  So, when it comes to making sure there are no bumps in the road when we process your closing, it’s practically something we can guarantee.  At PA1st, our motto is “Where service comes first”.  Learn more by visiting us online at www.pafirstsettlement.com .  Open Monday through Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.  A proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services *.

Home Owners Insurance:

Small and Son Insurance *

Small & Son have been servicing Pocono customers for over 90 years and offer high-quality insurance products and superior customer service.  As an independent agent, our proven track record of protecting customers and treating them with fairness and respect has endured since 1918.  Reliable, friendly, personal service is what we’re all about at Small & Son Insurance.  Located at 16 S. 7th Street, Stroudsburg, PA, we pledge to you the best in pricing with the maximum amount of coverage.  Call us today…FREE QUOTES—NO OBLIGATION.  Ask for Mark Overcash, Owner (570) 421-0111.  Family owned and operated since 1918 and a proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services*.

Legal Services *

When purchasing a home in Pennsylvania, it is not a requirement to use a Pennsylvania attorney.  But, if you prefer to use an attorney, by all means we would be happy to recommend an attorney to you.  All the attorneys we refer are special to our office whether you’re buying, selling, refinancing or merely negotiating a contract, we have names of attorneys that best fit the job.

Joseph S. Wiesmeth, Esq.* Whether you are buying, selling, Attorney Wiesmeth would be most happy to serve as your real estate attorney. A proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services*.

Mark A. Primerose, Esq.* Mark A. Primerose, Esq. can be your reliable hometown lawyer, providing expert legal representation for all your real estate needs. Evening and weekend appointments available. A proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services*.


Legacy Auction and Realty *

“A true Pocono leader in online and live public auctions” we sell real estate – homes – land and lots – farms estate properties – firearms – antiques – coins and estate settlement at the highest price. “Free upon request”. Weekend and any evening appointments always available. A proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services*.

Property Management *

Buying a home, condo or townhome as an investment property and intend to rent it either long-term or as a Corporate rental—furnished, ask us about our Property Management Services through our sister company, NEPA Management Associates, Inc.  In business since 1991, NEPA handles property management services for all types of real estate in the 5 county areas which includes Monroe, Pike, Carbon and Wayne counties.  Whether it’s an apartment, single family home, townhome or condo, we’d like to be able to give you a free quote for services.  And Corporate rentals…one of our forte´s.  Call us today at (570) 421-5409 or email info@wilkins1.com.   A proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services *.

Poconos Home Buying Services Team

* Disclaimer – All members of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services asterisked above are in no way affiliated with Better Homes & Gardens Real Estate LLC.