Better Homes and Gardens Hires Three Realtors

Stroudsburg – William “Bill” Schutte, Executive V.P. announced the hiring of three persons to the Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates Sales Team. Hired were Latrese Laporte, Realtor, Lisa Ambrose, Realtor, and Gus Harlacher, Realtor. Latrese Laporte will work from the BHG Business Campus. A graduate of the Weichert Real Estate School in 2014, Laporte previously worked with Keller Williams Real Estate for 3 years. Said Laporte, “The hands-on training I’m getting at Better Homes and Gardens is absolutely terrific. Bill and the rest of his team have really got their act together.” Laporte and her family of 5 moved to the Poconos 8 years ago. In a past career, Laporte was a financial analyst for Pfizer [...]

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Walker Joins Wilkins Bushkill Real Estate Office

Bushkill – Lynn Wilklow, Vice President/Company Recruiter/Sales Manager at Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates announced the hiring of Leon Walker as a full-time Salesperson the BHG Bushkill office. Said Wilklow, “Leon is just an all-around great guy.  Leon graduated from the Pocono Real Estate Academy in September of this year.” Walker attended the required classes and passed the two State exams.  After interviewing with a number of Real Estate Brokers, Walker chose Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates because of the tools they offered Realtors. Said Thomas R. Wilkins, CEO, “We actually encourage recruits to interview with other Brokers so the Agent can see first-hand what it is we offer and how it [...]

By | 2015-12-28T18:53:39+00:00 December 28th, 2015|REALTOR News... The Latest Happenings..., Uncategorized|Comments Off on Walker Joins Wilkins Bushkill Real Estate Office

Wilkins Hires Three New Sales Agents

Stroudsburg - Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates announced the hiring of three fulltime Realtors.  Hired were Abbigail Johnson, Kim R. Spencer, and LeAndra Coe.  All three have taken the required courses and passed the State examinations and have received confirmation from the State that they are licensed to sell real estate.  Johnson, was recruited by Dennis Mooney and is originally from New Jersey, has lived in the Poconos for the past 3 years, graduated from the Real Estate Academy in September and will be a fulltime Realtor.  Johnson, prior to joining Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates, owned a hair salon in New Jersey.  Johnson’s past employment also included being a Sales Associate [...]

By | 2015-12-08T20:41:39+00:00 December 8th, 2015|REALTOR News... The Latest Happenings..., Uncategorized|Comments Off on Wilkins Hires Three New Sales Agents

Better Homes and Gardens Promotes Wilklow to Vice President/Company Recruiter

Copyright Eileen Noelle Bushkill – Thomas R. Wilkins, CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates announced the promoting of Lynn W. Wilklow, AB from the position of Sales Manager to Vice President/Company Recruiter and General Manager of the Wilkins’ Bushkill office. Said Wilkins, “Lynn has been with the Wilkins organization since the old Dingmans Ferry days over 12 years ago.”  “She actually started her real estate career with us as a Salesperson in the Route 739 office.  If I recall she was Rookie of the Year.” chuckled Wilkins. Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates at the height of the market had 14 offices throughout the Poconos including a Route 739 Wilkins [...]

By | 2015-10-30T13:31:05+00:00 October 30th, 2015|Uncategorized|Comments Off on Better Homes and Gardens Promotes Wilklow to Vice President/Company Recruiter

Spina Presented with ‘Employee of the Year’ Award

Skytop, PA - Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates, NEPA Management Associates and Pennsylvania First Settlement Services hosted their 2014 Awards Brunch at Skytop Lodge and Resort on January 11, 2015.  The brunch was attended by over 60 employees, Managers and Realtors.  Also in attendance were representatives from affiliated businesses of the Wilkins organization including Wells Fargo Home Mortgage, First Keystone Community Bank, RedCap Legacy and United Country—Legacy Auction and Realty. The event was hosted by Thomas R. Wilkins, CEO and Christine A. Wilkins, Exec V.P./General Manager.  The custom PowerPoint program presented during the brunch was designed and developed by Thomas R. Wilkins, Jr. In his opening remarks, Wilkins thanked everyone for attending as well as complimented [...]

By | 2015-02-13T21:19:40+00:00 February 13th, 2015|REALTOR News... The Latest Happenings..., Uncategorized|Comments Off on Spina Presented with ‘Employee of the Year’ Award

Amantea Earns Brokers License

Mt. Pocono – Jennifer Lynn Amantea, Realtor with Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates has been issued an Associate Broker’s license by the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania. Amantea, successfully took all of the required real estate courses and passed the required Broker’s examination.  Said Amantea, “This has been a goal of mine for the past 2 years.  It makes me proud to say that I’m now an Associate Broker.” Said Thomas R. Wilkins, CEO of Better Homes and Gardens Real Estate Wilkins & Associates, “On a personal note, I am very proud that Jen has her Associate Broker’s license.  She’s worked hard for this and she deserves it.  On a professional note, the success that Jen has seen [...]

By | 2015-01-12T17:52:24+00:00 January 12th, 2015|Agents, Real Estate, Uncategorized|Comments Off on Amantea Earns Brokers License

Libecap Joins NEPA Management

Stroudsburg – Dawn Libecap has joined NEPA Management Associates as an Administrative Assistant and Reservationist for the Corporate and Timeshare Rental Department. Libecap, prior to joining the Wilkins organization was a real estate Salesperson for Toll Brothers in Country Club of the Poconos.  Her job responsibilities included sales, creating marketing plans and organizing home owner events.  Libecap worked for Toll Brothers between 2005 and 2013. Prior to Toll Brothers, Libecap was a real estate Salesperson from 1996 to 2005 with LTS Builders.  Libecap assisted in creating direct mail promotions, training and management of staff in the model homes and assisted in acting as interior designer for custom residential homes and sales. Libecap’s education qualifications include attending the Fashion Institute of [...]

By | 2015-01-12T17:51:43+00:00 January 12th, 2015|NEPA Management..., Uncategorized|Comments Off on Libecap Joins NEPA Management