About Our Team

Meet Daniel Kolody 

Daniel was born in Pennsylvania, lived in Colorado and California and now Central Pennsylvania. He knows the details and demographics of our area -- very well. Daniel Is both a California  Real Estate Broker and a Pennsylvania Real Estate Broker.

Having bought and sold real estate since the early 80s, he has developed a broad knowledge of buyers and sellers needs, and is well prepared to competently serve his clients. Daniel continues to write and publish papers that are relevant and important for his Real Estate clients.

Click HERE to Review the latest paper on Lease Options

Daniel has a degree in Electrical Engineering (Pennsylvania State University) and has also completed graduate studies in Computer Science (UC Berkeley) and in Marketing (UC Colorado Springs). His technical skills are the basis for the broad computer and internet services available in his office which are designed to best support the needs of his clients.

In addition, his commitment to the community is well recognized ( Chairman/Sister City Program, Adopt-a-Highway Program, Sierra Club, etc. ). Few Real Estate agents have demonstrated such an in-depth involvement and desire to add to the growth of the community and to make a better place for his family and clients.

About Associate Jim Watson: 

Jim is a Senior Loan Officer at DKMortgage

 Jim started working in finance in 1977, in the automotive industry. After eleven years in sales management and finance, Jim switched careers to property investment, rehab and rental, before returning to finance, in the mortgage industry. Jim’s years of prior experience with property and finance have proved invaluable to many of his clients, especially in helping them understand and navigate through the many new rules and regulations promulgated in the last few years.

"I see my job as dream fulfillment, whether it's helping a first time homebuyer, an investor looking to add another property, a business owner seeking to expand, or the seasoned homeowner who has found his dream house. To each of them, their mortgage is the most important concern at this moment, and I respect and appreciate that they have come to me to help them accomplish this goal."

Jim Watson graduated from Middlebury College, in Middlebury Vermont, with a BA in Political Science. He is a member of the Rocky Mountain Elk Foundation, and an avid outdoorsman.    

Jim can be contacted by visiting "https://dkmortgage.com/watson"  for information about Pre-Qualifying for a loan.

About Associate Karin Wallace:

Karin is a Senior Escrow Officer at Old Republic Title Company in Danville, Ca.

Karin is truly passionate about her job -- and knows how to create a high level of customer loyalty. Being extremely dedicated to delivering excellence, Karin believes that communication, responsiveness, and patience, during the sometimes difficult escrow process, are the reason her customers keep coming back! After 27 years in the Title Industry, Karin’s well honed escrow knowledge allows her the ability to quickly indentify the needs of her customers in order to orchestrate a smooth close. Karin continues to appreciate and acknowledge her clients continued referrals, because Karin believes that referrals are the best “thank you” and confirms to her how much her clients appreciate her!

Karin has demonstrated on many occasions her ability to successfully complete the most difficult of our escrow transactions.

Karin resides in San Ramon and shares her life with her two beautiful children, Zac and Mia, her husband Gil, and Seymore the Cat.

Karin is available for consultation on all matters concerning the procedures and details of Real Estate Escrows.


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Daniel Kolody
Daniel Kolody
1522 Highland Park Road Punxsutawney PA 15767
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