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Philip Watkins

License #: 1025276
4.9 OUT OF 5 STARS
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About Philip
Philip Watkins is an agent with Goosehead Insurance located in Richmond,  VA. Philip  joined Goosehead because of his unwavering commitment to take care of his clients. Using cutting edge technology to shop with dozens of "A" rated insurance companies in just a few short minutes, he is able to find the right coverage at a competitive price. He takes the time to review all of the options and customizes a policy based on the unique risks and desires of each client. After finalizing an option, Philip is backed by a service team that has the highest client loyalty rating in the industry. Request a quote from Philip and you will quickly understand why Goosehead is one of the fastest growing distributors of home and auto insurance in the United States.
States Licensed In: VA, NC
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112 West 32nd Street, Suite 223
Richmond, VA 23225
Languages spoken:
English
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You probably looked at several houses before you found the right fit; why not look at home insurance the same way? Goosehead does the looking for you, and finds the policy that fits your needs and budget, without compromising coverage.
It seems like there’s as many car insurance companies out there as there are cars. Lucky for you, Goosehead looks under the hood of all those policies to find the right coverage for you and your ride. Think of us as your roadmap to better protection and better rates.
Having the right amount of protection in case of flooding is important. That’s why our Goosehead experts will do all the research for you. We’ll compare dozens of plans and choose what’s best for your residence, and your budget.
Sure, you may not own the building. But you own what’s in it. If a fire or disaster would cause a major setback, take a close look at renters insurance. Better yet, let us do it for you. We’ve evaluated products from dozens of the most respected insurance companies to help you home in on the right policy.
From an insurance standpoint, high rises, townhomes and condos can be, well, a little different. HOAs cover some parts of the property, leaving other areas up to you. We can help you find a policy that provides the coverage you need — at rates you’ll feel right at home with.
A rental property isn’t the same as a primary residence. Without proper protection, a landlord might be personally liable for damages from accidents or other events. We can help you determine the right coverage for your rental properties and compare rental property insurance quotes so you can operate with total peace of mind.
Driving a motorcycle is all about freedom. Speaking of freedom, there’s no need for you to spend end less hours of your free time comparing insurance plans. Comparing the best motorcycle policies from the best insurance companies to get you protected the way you should be protected, at the price you deserve.
Chances are you bought a boat for a little rest and relaxation. Goosehead makes shopping for boat insurance just as relaxing. Our expert agents will shop dozens of policies and find you the right protection, at the right price, that will really float your boat.
Your RV lets you escape to the open road. And with Goosehead, you can escape the usual time commitment of buying insurance. Our expert agents do the research for you, comparing dozens of policies and choosing the right protection for you and your home on wheels, all at the price you deserve.
As the saying goes, life happens. But sometimes it happens in ways we don’t expect. For all the great times, and the more difficult times, Goosehead can be there to make sure you and your family are prepared, and protected. If something happens to you, the right coverage will ensure your family is financially secure and well taken care of in your absence.
SPECIALTY INSURANCE
Umbrella Insurance 101
Umbrella insurance goes beyond your normal limits of liability to protect you and your family in the event of a sudden and serious situation. Relatively cheap, umbrella policies can offer additional coverage for things like injuries to others, legal fees and litigation, excessive property damage, and other personal liability situations.
HOMEOWNER INSURANCE
Homeowners Insurance 101
You found a property you love, you managed to save a down payment, and you got approved by a lender. Now you need to find a homeowners insurance policy that meets your needs, but how do you know if a policy is the right one for you?
AUTO INSURANCE
Auto Insurance 101
Most states require you to carry auto insurance. But how do you know if you have enough? A basic understanding will equip you with the knowledge you need to make smarter decisions when selecting your auto insurance policy. Let’s get started! 
HOMEOWNER INSURANCE
Water Coverages Explained
Four different types of water coverage may or may not be part of your home insurance policy. Let’s look at how they could help better protect you and your family from financial burden due to various causes of water damage to your home.
Recent Reviews
Total Agency Reviews 158
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Antione R., Jul, 11 2024
Awesome service
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Jennifer M., Jul, 09 2024
Philip was very responsive and was able to save us money! Referred him to our son and he saved him money on his car insurance. Very happy with him and his team!
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Brit'nee H., Jul, 03 2024
Philip was respectful of my timeline/time constraints and explained the process and potential insurance policy in detail. Very smooth experience
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John H., Jun, 21 2024
prompt and clear service
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Daniel C., Jun, 06 2024
Philip was awesome! Very knowledgeable, very personable, he answered all my questions, and got everything set up for us much quicker than I anticipated.
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Cindy S., Jun, 05 2024
Great customer service!
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Susan S., Jun, 02 2024
Phillip called promptly. He was informative and timely with all information. He made the process simple and got me a reasonable rate.
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Debra S., May, 16 2024
Phill took the time to explain and research our insurance needs, which gave us a much better understanding of what our insurance needs were for our home.
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Robi D., May, 15 2024
Philip answered all my questions and got my quote so quick. I look forward to working with Philip and the rest of the team.
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Joey T., May, 06 2024
Excellent service and price!
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Mario S., May, 04 2024
The rep, Philip Watkins , was great understanding of the situation and kept me up to date with the home purchase and the HOI process
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Laurie M., Apr, 25 2024
Philip answered all of my questions and gave me the answers needed to make an informed decision on my policy.
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Joseph B., Apr, 16 2024
I’m a first time home buyer and Phillip explained everything and made it all easy to understand. He answered my questions and seems like he really has my best interest at heart. I really appreciate all of his help.
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Erik P., Apr, 12 2024
Philip was very helpful! He put our minds at ease with this big purchase.
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Emma P., Apr, 11 2024
Philip was very helpful and easy to talk with. Buying a home is stressful and overwhelming, and Philip made this part of it so easy, which took a load off our minds.
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Alexander B., Mar, 27 2024
Philip was so helpful and easy to work with! I was so impressed with his knowledge and skills, I feel confident that he will be a fantastic agent to work with.
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Alethea S., Mar, 21 2024
he had charisma. He had courtesy and very knowledgeable about the items I want on my plan.
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William K., Mar, 19 2024
Very good experience with Philip
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Jacob C., Mar, 09 2024
Our agent that worked with us Dustin Anthony
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Edward H., Mar, 08 2024
Appreciate the quick and professional service!
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Lisa W., Mar, 01 2024
Dustin helped us so much! He’s great and very happy with our experience.
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Jasmyne G., Feb, 16 2024
Philip is very responsive and answered my 500 questions and explained everything to me thoroughly.
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Christopher C., Feb, 15 2024
Philip was a pleasure to work with and answered all my questions.
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David M., Feb, 12 2024
Very friendly
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Leighanne S., Feb, 08 2024
Philip explained my coverage very well and made it easy for me to understand.
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Cass-andra P., Feb, 03 2024
Philip made the whole process easy for me and I feel like I got a good deal
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Jacqueline J., Feb, 01 2024
The personal calls and follow up by Phillip Watkins were an extremely refreshing change in this automated environment we live in. It often is difficult to find an actual person to speak with. Phillip was able to offer a much better solution to my insurance needs than my previous carrier's 'automated' system.
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Jessica H., Jan, 31 2024
He was wonderful and answered all my questions in detail. He was very patient with me as I am a first time home owner
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John R., Jan, 24 2024
Dustin has been extremely easy to work with and very responsive! This is rare in many cases and a relief when dealing with something as important as insurance.
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Robert J., Jan, 18 2024
Professional service with clarity.
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Neena L., Jan, 14 2024
Philip was wicked easy to communicate with. My questions were answered quickly. The documents were sent quickly. Great service! Great rates! Easy process!
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Andrew J., Jan, 14 2024
My representative did an incredible job!
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Kathlin L., Jan, 13 2024
Philip went above and beyond to help me after dealing with a nightmare involving my previous policy! He was very helpful and quick to resolve my stresses!
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Caitlin B., Dec, 10 2023
Dustin was phenomenal. Very transparent and helpful. Thank you!
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Sherry V., Nov, 24 2023
Philip has a lot of local knowledge, which we sorely needed when our prior agency displayed that they didn’t understand Richmond houses very well. He is easy to deal with.
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Nicolas E., Nov, 21 2023
Dustin made things very easy for us
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Calvin K., Nov, 14 2023
Information was given to us in a timely manner. Very detailed summary of our insurance.
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Dru L., Nov, 10 2023
Dustin was prompt, polite, resourceful, driven, and committed to getting me the best rate and coverage for my circumstances. He patiently answered all of my questions and considerately addressed all of my concerns. My experience with Dustin and the Goosehead team put me at ease and took care of me like family. I'm happy to say I fly with the flock!
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Anthony L., Nov, 04 2023
Philip Watkins
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Michael D., Nov, 04 2023
Customer service
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Zyaire P., Oct, 25 2023
Very helpful with process and explanation for policy
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Crystal J., Oct, 23 2023
My agent was real understanding and took his time with me and kept me informed on every step he was doing
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Cierra S., Oct, 15 2023
The agent that helped me really cared more about what was in my best interest and that is all i needed, was someone to care and help me since i am on the younger side of adults
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Ellen C., Oct, 10 2023
Dustin had a very pleasant manner. You could tell he was interested in getting the best deal for me. I had him run different scenarios for me and I asked a lot of questions. He took his time with me and was very knowledgeable about the products he discussed with me.
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Sharron C., Sep, 28 2023
His attention to detail and positive statements that he could help me in my situation. He proved he could come up with an answer to my need.
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David G., Sep, 27 2023
Philip was punctual, informative and worked under a tight time schedule.
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Ellen C., Sep, 21 2023
Your representative Dustin and saving money.
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Debra A., Sep, 14 2023
Quick efficient quote, detailed explanation, simple process online.
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Christopher S., Sep, 01 2023
Philip was personable with me when I called, he made me feel like I was part of his family. The whole experience was easy and Phillip explained things in a way I could understand. Thank you to him and the Goosehead team.
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Cassie W., Aug, 18 2023
Phillip has been wonderful! He explained things very well, has been very personable and kind. I feel he was honest & really looked out for my best interests.
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Erin B., Aug, 03 2023
Philip Watkins was fantastic and was able to bundle my auto and homeowners insurance for a great rate.
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Zoe J., Jul, 28 2023
Great experience, super easy!
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Ann D., Jul, 25 2023
quick response from agent. he did all the work finding and pricing out the insurance I need.
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Jessie S., Jul, 20 2023
Phillip was very knowledgeable, patient, and took the time to explain everything in detail and answer all of my questions. We would absolutely recommend him and Goosehead to anyone shopping for insurance!
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Elizabeth T., Jul, 16 2023
Philip was personable, professional and thorough.
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James C., Jun, 22 2023
Personable and sounded well researched and answered all my questions
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Colin B., Jun, 18 2023
Phillip was so kind and helpful!
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Deborah W., Jun, 10 2023
Personalized service, attention to detail, easy to work with and understand. Provided a great product which we appreciated!
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MICHELLE R., Jun, 08 2023
Great customer service.
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Margaret M., Jun, 08 2023
Friendly, attentive service with thorough explanations for a first time homebuyer.
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Rita B., Jun, 08 2023
Saving money
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Suraj C., Jun, 07 2023
The service was thorough and fast! Communication was amazing throughout the whole process. Everything was explained and the outcome was great.
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Pamela M., Jun, 01 2023
Customer service
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Nicolas H., Jun, 01 2023
Very nice guy and super easy experience.
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Duane F., Jun, 01 2023
Talked me through everything and made me feel comfortable about everything before accepting the offer. Very easy to talk to and would choose this company over again.
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Nikolas C., May, 05 2023
Smooth and helpful experience
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Alexander A., Apr, 01 2023
Philip Watkins helped me and my fiancé and he was very thorough and honest with the information he provided. And plus he saved us money! Big thumbs up to him!
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Jovan G., Mar, 24 2023
Because I spoke with Philip Watkins and he explained the insurance policy very clearly and efficiently. I will recommend.
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Brett J., Mar, 19 2023
Phillip Watkins was the reason. Incredibly accommodating and helpful. That and the amazing rate he got us for the home & auto insurance!
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Jessica C., Mar, 17 2023
Great service and price :)
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Blair W., Mar, 10 2023
It was an easy process and clear to understand.
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William T., Mar, 02 2023
Great customer service, very speedy and overall great experience.
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Shane R., Feb, 28 2023
Phillip is awesome, we are first time home buyer so there are some things we don't completely understand. Phillip makes sure we completely understand everything and puts his all into his clients, thank you so much Phillip!
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Coulton R., Feb, 24 2023
It feels vary at home
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Matthew N., Feb, 03 2023
Phillip was very helpful and answered all my questions. Also, he was excellent at finding me the best rate. Thanks Phillip.
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Carol J., Jan, 30 2023
He made sure I was getting the very best coverage for so much less than I had been paying!!
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Karen S., Jan, 09 2023
I was able to obtain what I was looking for and needed with Goosehead insurance.
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Howard G., Dec, 16 2022
Mr. Watkins was patient, knowledgeable, and attentive to our need. He is a joy to work with.
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Janice A., Dec, 16 2022
Philip was great to work with and he found me the best rates.
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Keith D., Dec, 11 2022
Goosehead insurance was extremely timely and asked all the right questions to get me the right insurance for the best price.
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Victoria B., Dec, 07 2022
Philip is very personable and takes the time to explain and is clear with his explanations. He also takes time follow-up with you. Also, the versatility of shopping around for the best insurance company and rate makes going with Goosehead a no-brainer.
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Kayla L., Dec, 02 2022
Very helpful and informative
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Paige P., Nov, 30 2022
Philip is extremely helpful and knowledgable, we are very fortunate to be working with him!
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Natasha S., Nov, 19 2022
Philip was very knowledgeable and friendly
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Pamela S., Nov, 16 2022
Great customer service. Philip got me a policy very quickly and walked me through it so I understood it. Great company.
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Vincent C., Oct, 25 2022
Helpful, friendly, knowledgeable, great to work with!
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Beverly J., Oct, 21 2022
Very professional and best prices

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