Home Buying Services… 2017-05-10T01:02:51+00:00

Poconos Home Buying Services

Poconos Home Buying Services

The process of buying a home, whether it’s your first home, second home, vacation home or relocation home can sometimes be confusing.  At Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates, we promise to make the home buying experience a pleasurable one, that’s easy, done with the utmost of professional courtesy and in an expedient and professional manner.

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

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

Please take the time to contact any of our preferred mortgage lenders to be pre-qualified.  You can reach any of these mortgage partners 7 days a week to be pre-qualified for the home of your choice, and…competitive pricing is something that 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.  All of them are available to you 7 days a week.


To learn more, click any of the following:

Mortgage Financing:
Wells Fargo Home Mortgage *
At Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, we’ll help you understand your financing choices so you can make an informed decision about your home mortgage loan.  Whether you’re purchasing a primary home, vacation home, or investment property, we’re the ones to talk to.  Call us, visit us online or stop in our local Pocono branch.  We’re a proud member of the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates Independent Family of Home Buying Services *.

iServe Residential Lending * NMLS #2914- “Mortgages made easy” iServe knows no two home buyers are alike; we work with you to find the right lending solution and will walk you through the whole process. Ask us how to qualify for a free appraisal. iServe Residential Lending 610–3 51–0428.

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 a combination of high quality insurance products, superior customer service and broad resources.  As an independent agent, our proven track record of protecting customers and treating them with fairness and respect, has endured since 1918 when the business was started by Joe Small.  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 at (570) 421-0111.  Family owned and operated since 1918 and a proud member of the Independent Family of Home Buying Services *.

Home Warranty

Global Home USA * “Take the global approach to protecting your new home” – purchasing a global home USA Warranty is your key to freedom from the unknown that come with unexpected repairs. Just $445. Global Home USA – you simply can’t go wrong. Ask your realtor how to qualify for a free home warranty.

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 of the attorneys we refer are special to our office in that whether you’re buying, selling, refinancing or merely negotiating a contract, we have the names of attorneys that best fit the job.

Joseph S. Wiesmeth, Esq.* Whether you are buying, selling, refinancing or merely attempting to negotiate a contract, Attorney Wiesmeth would be most happy to serve as your real estate attorney.

Elizabeth J. Anderson, Esq.* Elizabeth J Anderson has been a licensed Pennsylvania attorney for the past 31 years. With a passion for animals, of all kinds, Elizabeth has been a huge supporter to such organizations as AWSOM, and ASPCA. Anderson represents buyers and sellers in all types of real estate transactions.

Mark A. Primerose, Esq.* Mark A. Primerose, Esq. is your reliable hometown lawyer, providing expert legal representation for all your real estate needs. Evening and weekend appointments available.

Auctions: United Country Legacy Auction and Realty *

“A Pocono leader in online and live public auctions” real estate – homes- land and lots- farms estate properties- firearms – antiques – coins and estate settlement. Free appraisals upon request. Weekend and any evening appointments always available.

Property Management *

If you are 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.