We Take A Closer Look !

Serving Berks County, Lehigh County, Reading, Allentown, and Surrounding Areas


About Us - Our Excellent Staff

Ron Zimmerman
Ronald L. Zimmerman P.E. - Owner / Inspector
American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI Certified Inspector # 210093)
Registered Professional Engineer (PE032322E)
PA Department of Environmental Protection (Member # 2116)
PA Department of Agriculture (Certification # 705791)
American Society of Civil Engineers (Member # 131479)
Keystone ASHI (Member and Vice-President)
Ron is currently one of the owners of Berks Realty Services. After graduating from Pennsylvania State University in civil engineering in 1978, he spent over 20 years in industry as a civil/structural engineer doing design and construction. His structural engineering background makes him unique, as he is believed to be the only home inspector in Berks County with a P.E. license to offer a structural analysis of a home. Ron has owned real estate for years. He takes pride in his ability to personally improve and repair his properties. Ron has personally done over 5000 inspections. His hands on experience and wealth of knowledge in home improvement makes Ron Zimmerman a great person to hire to do home inspections.
Jeff Zimmerman
Jeffrey S. Zimmerman, Owner/Inspector
American Society of Home Inspectors (ASHI Certified Inspector #259038)
Keystone ASHI (Member and Treasurer)
PA Department of Agriculture (Certification # 705274)
PA Department of Environmental Protection (Member # 8464)
Certified Radon Mitigator (DEP# 2751)
Jeff is currently one of the owners of the company. Jeff has a bachelor’s degree in business management from Kutztown University.  He has been involved with the home inspection industry since 2001.  He has assisted his father, Ron with hundreds of home inspections since 2001 and has over 10 years of wood destroying insect inspection experience. He has personally done over 250 home inspections.  He has also been doing radon testing since 2001 and is a certified radon mitigator.  He has been designing and installing radon mitigation systems since 2008. He is the owner of Gold Star Radon. If you need a radon mitigation system, you can call him at 610-683-0820. Jeff has a construction background.  As a contractor he has installed many radon systems and has personally installed kitchens and bathrooms.  He has an excellent working knowledge about homes and home systems.
Lorie Zimmerman, Office Manager
Our office staff is ready and well equipped to meet customer expectations. Lorie is in charge of our office staff. We know that when you call, you want to talk to a live person. That's why we have multiple phone lines and multiple people available to answer your call.
Amanda Zimmerman, Office Coordinator
Amanda (Manda) is our scheduling expert and office coordinator.  We pride ourselves in quick and accurate customer service.  You will be amazed how much Amanda knows about our inspection process.
Kim Parsons, Radon Technician
Kim is our radon technician.  Certified by the PA Department of Environmental Protection (Member # 8761) for radon testing.