Philip Simmerer, Insurance Agent

Philip R Simmerer

Philip Simmerer
Owner/ Agent
9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PM 9:00 AM - 5:00 PMClosed Today Closed Today

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Main Number
(240) 355-7919(240) 355-7919

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(240) 355-7919(240) 355-7919

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Store Hours:

Day of the WeekHours
Mon9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Tue9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Wed9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Thu9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
Fri9:00 AM - 5:00 PM
I work before/after hours by appointment. Call 240-355-7919 to schedule.

Learn about our insurance products

  • Get an auto insurance policy you can count on from Nationwide.
  • Protect your house and personal property by choosing the right insurance coverage from Nationwide.
  • Let us help you select life insurance coverage that meets your needs, your life and your budget.
  • Cover your business with commercial insurance from Nationwide.

Member support

24/7 Claims Service

About Philip Simmerer

I enjoy time with my children Emmalyn and Cameron and my wife Kim the most. We have 7 dogs and 7 cats to keep us busy at home (mostly failed fosters). Our house is like a mini-zoo! We enjoy time playing outside and working around the house and travel.
  • Western Maryland College (now McDaniel College) Westminster, MD: '97 Bachelor of Arts Degree - Business Major with Minor in Spanish
Professional Designations
  • BA
Languages Spoken
  • English
  • Spanish
Licensed In
  • DE
  • DC
  • MD
  • NC
  • PA
  • VA
  • Auto
  • Life
  • Home
  • Business
Agent Qualifications
  • I started in 2000 and spent 3 years mentoring with a Hall of Fame Nationwide Agent. Since 2003 I have been the leader of this Agency. I have a passion for protecting what matters most to my clients and use a consultative approach to do so.
  • Champion Award
  • Presidents Conference Award
Community Activities
  • My Wife Kimberly and I founded Skylers' Sanctuary in 2003. We rescue abandoned Dogs and Cats and foster them until we find them forever homes. Email me for more information about saving a life. We also support the Central MD Red Cross
Community Involvement Events
  • I love sports! I love to watch, coach, and play. I've coached youth sports since 2008. I still play basketball regularly both pick up and men's leagues, ride ATVs, fish with my kids, hike, bike, and I love to snow ski whenever I get the chance.

Our Insurance Products

The Nationwide Insurance: Philip R Simmerer in Hyattsville, MD provides the following products. To learn more about each insurance product, click on the links below.
  • Auto Insurance
    Philip Simmerer is an insurance agent who makes it a number one priority to do what's best for members. See what a difference having the right agent and a personalized insurance plan as well as the help of Nationwide makes when it comes to protecting the investment you've made in your wheels.

    Insurance needs vary by individual circumstances. For example, your needs may be different if this is your first time getting auto insurance, if you have a classic car, or if you're retired and don't drive your vehicle as much as you used to. At Philip R Simmerer, we're familiar with working with various types of driving habits, vehicles, and special needs. We also go to every length to make sure our members have every discount to which they're entitled. Let us know what your ideal auto insurance protection plan looks like and we'll work with you to make it happen.

    See what a well-balanced combination of dedication and experience can do for your auto insurance protection. Whenever you're ready, call us at (240) 355-7919 or pay us a visit at our offices at 1401 University Blvd E.

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  • Homeowners Insurance
    Have you recently renovated part of your home or garage? Have you invested in new landscaping, a swimming pool, or other outdoor features? If there have been big changes made to your Hyattsville home or property, then it might be time to take a closer look at your current home insurance policy. The policy you bought upon originally taking ownership of your house may not provide the right kind of coverage now that major changes have taken place. Even if only small changes have been made, reviewing your home insurance policy from time to time can be a good idea. Philip Simmerer has helped Hyattsville homeowners discover improved coverage solutions with the help of Nationwide's extensive selection of insurance products.

    Personalized insurance solutions are those that most closely reflect the concerns of homeowners. We work closely with our customers to better understand their individual needs. As a leader in home insurance, Philip R Simmerer can find a coverage solution that best fits you and your home.

    As a member, you'll find Nationwide's network of agents and service associates make filing a claim simple; contact an associate with questions or concerns at any time. To re-evaluate your current home insurance coverage, or to explore what other options might be available, please visit Philip R Simmerer at 1401 University Blvd E. You can also reach our associates by calling (240) 355-7919. Make this year the time that you finally take charge of your insurance; we can provide the right assistance at every stage.

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  • Life Insurance
    Getting married, purchasing a new home, or starting a family are all exciting experiences. However, these life events often mean bigger financial obligations. Your increased financial obligations can be a good impetus to taking the necessary step to assure your family’s financial security. Your home is a place of security and pride; be sure to protect your standard of living.

    We at Philip R Simmerer proudly work with residents in the Hyattsville area. We want to make sure you have the type and amount of coverage you need so that you and your family are prepared for any eventuality. We will explain in understandable language term versus permanent insurance and we will discuss the types of life insurance that can best fit your needs.

    The amount of coverage your family needs is largely determined by factors such as age, income, debt, number of dependents, long-term educational needs, monthly expenses, long-term goals and desired length of coverage. We will explain in easily-understandable terms whole life insurance and universal life insurance and why you may want permanent insurance.

    As you enjoy the now, don’t forget to protect your family’s future. Life insurance gives you the peace of mind that comes with preparing for life’s uncertainties. Call (240) 355-7919 and ask to speak to Philip Simmerer. We can assess your coverage needs and answer all your questions. If you are in the neighborhood, stop by any time. We are located at 1401 University Blvd E,Hyattsville,MD,20783. We look forward to seeing you.

    LAW-0246AO (05/18)

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  • Business Insurance
    Maybe you're looking for targeted business coverage or maybe you're looking for wide-ranging policy protections as part of a new business continuity plan. Either way, Philip R Simmerer can help you protect past gains, while also positioning your company for future growth.

    Through Nationwide, our agents offer business insurance for Hyattsville companies that operate in a wide range of industries from food and beverage to building management to professional contractors. Product offerings include liability, property, and commercial auto insurance. For some companies, it's also crucial to get operating loss coverage to ensure money is coming in even if something forces their business to close shop for a time. Likewise, flexible billing options help you meet premium obligations regardless of how your company's budget is structured.

    It sounds complicated, but it doesn't have to be. In fact, to combine several products in a single policy, have one of the risk management experts at Philip R Simmerer help you build a business owner's policy with coverage that's personalized for your company. Call us at (240) 355-7919 to discuss your Hyattsville business insurance or to set up an appointment at the office located at 1401 University Blvd E.

    Nationwide offers small business resources to help you strengthen your business, such as financial calculators and information and articles on marketing and cash flow management. Learn more at the Business Solutions Center.

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The Philip R Simmerer also offers products in DE, DC, MD, NC, PA, VA. Please call for information on products in those states.

About Philip R Simmerer

Placido Zelaya-Reyes, Insurance Agent

Placido Zelaya-Reyes Associate Agent

(240) 355-7919(240) 355-7919

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601 7th St
Ste 103
Laurel, MD 20707
Main Number
(301) 386-0900(301) 386-0900
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Here is a little bit about our history: Simmerer Insurance was founded in 2003 by Philip Simmerer in the basement of a retired agents house. Since then we have sustained continuous growth every year and been repeatedly recognized as one of the top producing agencies in the entire country. Over the years our agency has earned the Presidents Award and Champion Awards as well as Life Insurance Sales Awards and Commercial Insurance Sales Awards. We believe our success to be a result of following one simple rule, treat our members the way they want to be treated. Simmerer Insurance is broken down into 3 departments staffed by 15 professionals. The Personal Lines Insurance Team specializes in Automobile, Homeowners, Condo, Tenant, and Umbrella coverage as well as ID Theft Coverage, Valuables Coverage, Coverage for your Toys, and more. The Commercial Insurance Team specializes in all types of Business Insurance including General Liability, Business Property, Business Auto, Workers Compensation, Professional Liability (E&O), Commercial Umbrella, and several specialty types of coverage such as Employment Practices Liability (EPLI, Cyber Liability, and Builders Risk/Vacant Property. The Life and Health Insurance Team handles all of our clients Life and Health Insurance needs. We service Laurel, Maryland and all surrounding areas including 20707, 20708, 20705, 20706, 20770, 20740, 20724, 20723, 20866, 20904, 20794, 21076, 21046, 21045, 21044, 21075, 20783, 20903, 20904, 20901, 20769, 20720, 20715, 20721, 20716, 21113, 21114, 21076, as well as the rest of MD. We are also licensed in Washington, DC, Virginia, Delaware, and Pennsylvania.
In two words, We Care! Call today to find out why having local professional agents On Your Side is better than getting someone different every time you call that 800 number. Simply put, we work for you, not the insurance company. We consult with and educate our members about insurance to make sure you understand what you are paying all that money for to ensure you get the peace of mind that is supposed to come with your insurance program.

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1401 University Blvd E
Hyattsville, MD 20783