Resources

This directory of local resources will assist you in gathering valuable information.

Schools
School Information – free school profiles
State Dept. of Education – school reports, statistics, demographics….

Mortgage
Mortgage Calculator

Local Mortgage Professionals:

First Northern Bank & Trust – Lori Solt
Fourth Street & Lafayette Avenue
Palmerton, PA 18071
610-826-2239, 800-344-2274
610-824-2311  direct phone line

Mortgage America – Jason Breidinger
1425 Grape Street
Whitehall, PA 18052
610-439-8000
610-703-0463 (mobile)
jasonbreidinger@gmail.com

First Choice Loan Services – Betty Ditzel
729 Grove Ave #7
Southampton, PA 18966
570-643-1395
bditzel@fcloans.com

The Mortgage Company – Larry Ahner
470 S Cedar Crest Blvd.
Allentown, PA 18103
(610) 336-6600
610-739-8655 (mobile)

Home Owners Insurance
Brenda Van Why & David Richmond
Richmond & Associates LLC
Insurance and Financial Services
570-424-9401 Phone
Email: Brenda@richmondandassociatesllc.com
David@richmondandassociatesllc.com
Website: http://www.richmondandassociatesllc.com/davidrichmond.aspx

Area Information
Palmerton Area – A Tour of Palmerton – Palmerton Real Estate
Carbon County – Carbon County Chamber- Your Guide to Jim
Thorpe and All Areas of Carbon County

Local Weather
Local Information – research local area info, stats, and events

Maps
Mapquest – maps, driving directions, road trip planner….

Relocation Links
National Weather – find weather info anywhere in the US
Official City Sites – find area info sites across the world!
US State Departments of Education – see the list of all 50 states
USPS’ Movers Guide – help for planning and executing your move

Tax Information
First-time homeowners
Homeowner deductions information
How to report moving expenses