Michael Pinko, an experienced Realtor in the Hazleton, Mountaintop and surrounding area is known for his excellent Customer Service! Mike explains, “I have been through the process so many times it helps me understand what both buyers and sellers are going through”. Mike’s favorite aspect of the business is helping homebuyers achieve their dream of home ownership. Seller’s appreciate Mike’s knowledge and commitment to each sale.
Mike has been interested in real estate for as long as he can remember. His favorite Real Estate story is one where his buyers came as a referral from a past client. Mike elaborates, ”They had a long wish list and a small budget! I was able to find them exactly what they wanted and well below their maximum budget. They just referred me to their friends!”
In his spare time, Mike enjoys working on home improvement projects and gardening. His hands-on experience working on his own home enables him to provide unique insights to his clients who are looking to improve their homes, especially when it comes to Sellers thinking about putting their homes on the market, or Buyers trying to see the potential in a house.
A graduate of John S. Fine High School, Penn State University and The Pennsylvania Real Estate Academy, Mike is dedicated to staying on top of education and is currently working on his ABR- Accredited Buyer Representation designation For those who meet Mike, this won’t come as much of a surprise—Mike has 32 years of experience working with people. He is, quite simply, a people person. His previous work as a Program Manager for Nestle, as well as his experience of being a District Manager in retail, has helped shape him into the Realtor he is today. He is also an active volunteer with Rotary International and is the Vice President of the Mountain Top Rotary Club. Mike is married with 3 children and 1 grandson and currently lives in Drums.
Patience and explaining the process to Buyers as well as Sellers in Drums, Sugarloaf, Mountain Top, and the surrounding areas, helps Mike’s clients achieve their Real Estate goals. Lewith and Freeman is proud to have Mike as one of their top producing agents working in the Hazleton Township office, located next to the Laurel Mall. Lewith and Freeman Real Estate has been serving Buyers and Sellers in Luzerne and Lackawanna counties since 1921.