Jim Thorpe Office
Hugh Dugan Sr.
Hugh graduated from Lehighton High School in 1958 and received his BS in Education from Kutztown University in 1963. Hugh has been involved in Real Estate since 1972 when he obtained his Salesperson License. He obtained his Broker License in 1984 and he opened his first office at its current location in Jim Thorpe. He has been the Broker of Record for Hugh D. Dugan Real Estate since that time. Hugh has extensive experience in all types of Real Estate transactions. He currently manages his two offices in Jim Thorpe and Palmerton. Hugh was very active in the Carbon County Association of Realtors prior to the merger with the Lehigh Valley Association. He chaired numerous committees, was elected President of the Carbon County Association in 1987 and was chosen as the Carbon County Realtor of the year in 1999. Hugh was honored by the National Association of Realtors (NAR) for his involvement in the Housing Relief fund in the face of the September 11, 2011, tragedy. In 2015 he was honored with Realtor Emeritus status by NAR and in 2017 he stepped down to Associate Broker. Hugh married Margaret McHugh Dugan in 1968. They are the parents of 4 children and have 7 grandchildren. Two of their children are also Realtors and work with them in the Real Estate Profession. Hugh loves life and enjoys spending time with his family and friends. He and Maggie enjoy visiting casinos and rooting for the Eagles, the Phillies, and the Fighting Irish.
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Margaret Dugan, Broker
Maggie entered the Real Estate Profession in 1989. She was an active member of the Carbon County Association of Realtors prior to the merger with the Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors. Margaret has chaired the MLS and Public Service Committees for the Carbon County Association of Realtors and served as the Carbon County Association President in 2007 and 2008. She was selected Realtor of the Year in Carbon County in 1997. Maggie is the designated agent for Fannie Mae in Carbon and parts of adjoining Counties. She has served in this capacity since 1994 and is very knowledgeable about the purchase and financing of foreclosed homes. Maggie also has extensive experience with first-time homebuyers and can help with FHA, VA, and creative home financing. Maggie gives 100% service to her customers without being “pushy”. She strives to please her customers and clients with friendly, honest, personalized service. Maggie has been married to Hugh Dugan since 1968. They are the parents of 4 children and have 7 grandchildren. Maggie graduated from Mauch Chunk Catholic High School in 1962. Prior to becoming licensed in Real Estate Maggie owned and operated her Beauty Shop in Jim Thorpe for 27 years. She loves to tell a good joke and enjoys spending her vacation time at her favorite Casinos.
Hugh Dugan II, Licensed Realtor
Hugh II is a resident of Historic Jim Thorpe with his wife and two children. He has been helping clients buy and sell since 2004 as a real estate agent. In 2017 he took over as Managing Broker for the Jim Thorpe Office. Hugh has sat on the Board of Directors for both Lehigh Valley Association of Realtors as well as the Carbon County Board. He also held the director position on the MLS for Carbon County. He is very passionate about his job and clients. When faced with a challenge he strives to rise above. In his free time, he is an avid Michigan fan, likes to golf and spend time with his family.
Colleen currently lives in Summit Hill with her husband, three children and two fur babies. She has her real estate license since 2004 and brings with her experience and wisdom to all her real estate transaction. Her knowledge of the area and the market serves her clients that are either purchasing or selling a property. In her spare time she is very involved in her children’s lives. She is jovial and good for a laugh. She cares for everyone and puts her heart into every sale or listing she handles.
Kristen Obert, ABR,GRI, ePRO
Kristen is a lifelong resident of Carbon County a Mom of 2 daughters, Wife and Associate Broker at Hugh Dugan Real Estate Palmerton Office and has been an active Realtor since 2007. She was treasurer of Carbon County Association of Realtors in 2012 and 2013 and am actively involved in Venture Crew, Band Boosters, and a past Girl Scout Leader, Sunday School Teacher/Superintendent, and PTO officer. Kristen love her job and working with people. She is available for buyers and sellers to take them through the buying and selling process from start to finish. In her spare time Kristen enjoys gardening, running and spending time with her family.
I began my real estate profession in January 2015 with great enthusiasm and dedication. My past work as owner/operator of a local retail gift shop has provided me with over 10 years of customer service experience. I will work tirelessly for my clients to make sure they are connected with the best real estate opportunities and will do everything possible to make their buying and/or selling an enjoyable experience. I enjoy spending time with family and friends, gardening, decorating, antiquing, and selling on eBay.
Member: Greater Lehigh Valley Realtors, PA Association of Realtors, National Association of Realtors