Jerry Wettstone

Jerry Wettstone

REALTOR
  • 814-238-8080 ext 3307
  • 814-571-7418
  • 814-404-1689
  • 814-238-8080
  • 1612 North Atherton Street
    State College, PA 16803
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Wettstone Welcome

Jerry is a full-time licensed REALTORS with Kissinger Bigatel & Brower. He works in Centre County, with a specific interest in the State College School District. Incoming Penn State faculty and staff rely on him to aid in the search for their new home. He works with clients in the area to sell their homes. His wife, Jane, serves as his marketing assistant in preparing materials and providing suggestions on home staging.

Specialties - Our Committment to Buyers and Sellers

Our Commitment to SELLERS

  •  You will receive the finest possible service I can deliver from my experience and enthusiasm.

 

  •  You’ll receive assistance in pricing your property based on a Comparative Market Analysis.

 

  •  Marketing Strategy: I’ll maximize the use of the Multiple Listing Service, the monthly Buyers Guide, the world wide web, and prepare a color feature sheet  and direct market to other Realtors

 

  •  Potential buyers will be able to preview your home on the Kissinger Bigatel & Brower website, 1KBB.com, as well as the major national real estate web sites.

 

  •  We will provide you with information to help you present your home at its best for showing . We also have affiliated specialists we can consult to help with preparation and de-cluttering.  We will help coordinate preparation of our home to yield a higher sales price in a shorter period of time. 
  •  You will receive regular status reports and timely answers to all questions.

 

  •  We will coordinate, monitor, and trouble shoot all steps after the sale of your home until its successful closing.

    Our Commitment to BUYERS

    •  My expert knowledge will be invaluable to you, not just in terms of real estate but also schools, neighborhoods, helpful tradesmen and professionals.

     

    •  Every real estate market has its own trends and opportunities. My job is to guide you into opportunities and out of traps.

     

    •  What is the true market value of the home you are interested in? Is it priced too high or a bargain you should jump on? I help home buyers make decisions like this every day.

     

    •  Our job is to get you into the home first so you have an opportunity to buy it before other buyers find out about it.

     

    •  We provide community orientation tours and helpful relocation  information..

     

 

Seniors Real Estate Specialist

Many seniors have not been in the real estate market for a long time and are uncertain as to how to proceed. Facing a move from the long-time family home can be fraught with lots of emotions. They often have the bulk of their personal wealth invested in real estate. That is why it is so important to make wise decisions and have and advisor that they can trust whether they are selling their home or buying a replacement residence.

As a Seniors Real Estate Specialist, I have the necessary skills, experience, and patience to answer questions and assist in reviewing the options available when selling a family residence.

Designations

  • Certified Residential Specialist
  • Seniors Real Estate Specialist
  • Accredited Buyer Representative
  • Graduate, REALTOR Institute
  • E-PRO
  • REALTOR

Professional Background

Jerry :

  • is a past president of the Centre County Association of Realtors.
  • has been a REALTOR since 1993
  • 2005 The REALTOR of the year for the Centre County Association of REALTORS.
  • Created the American Dream Housing Fund of the Centre County Association of Realtors to aid first time home buyers.
  • Pro Bono REALTOR for State College Land Trust

Jane:

  • was a REALTOR with Kissinger Bigatel and Brower from 2006 to 2013 
  • has worked with Jerry to aid our clients in the buying or selling process.
  • has taken courses in Staging homes

 

Personal Background

Jerry:

  • Grew up in State College
  • State College Area High School Graduate
  • Penn State Graduate, B.S. and M.S.
  • Worked in PA State Government in Harrisburg, 1966 to 1983
  • Field Director with the Penn State Alumni Association 1983-1993
  • Became a REALTOR in 1994

Jane:

  • Grew up in State College
  • State College Area High School Graduate
  • Penn State Graduate, B.S.
  • Taught Kindergarten in the West Shore School District, Lemoyne, PA 1967-1971
  • Worked in Student Affairs at Penn State 1995-2005
  • Is a Penn State campus tour guide

Education

Jerry:

  • State College Area Schools
  • Penn State University, B.S., M.S.
  • Continuing Education Credits for real estate licensing - 14 credits required every 2 years

Jane:

  • State College Area Schools
  • Penn State University, B.S.

Community Involvement

Jerry:

  • State College Community Land Trust
  • Former member of the State College Borough Council
  • Contuing member of boards that support the State College Borough Council
  • Active member of the State College Kiwanis Club

Jane:

  • Volunteer "weeder" of one of the flower gardens that grace the streets of State College each summer.
  • Sings in church choir
  • Active member of the State College Kiwanis Club

Personal Interests

Jerry:

  • Sports and fittness
  • Gardening
  • Travel
  • Community Service
  • Church Choir

Jane:

  • Gardening - Master Gardner
  • Reading (Jane Austen is a favorite)
  • Crafts/art
  • Travel
  • Church choir

Blog

Staging Secrets that Sell
Recipe of the month - Grilled Lemon Chicken
August 2012 Newsletter from the Wettstones
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