As one of the Top 1% of Realtors in North America since 1991 (NAR Data) and a Relocation Expert for the last 10 years, John is the founder and leader of the Hripko / Nelson Real Estate Team. Since 1984, John has continually been a top sales performer for Royal LePage Benchmark, helping thousands of families in North America and beyond relocate to and from the Calgary Region. John is widely regarded as a market expert, speaking regularly on real estate and relocation issues to both the industry and general public.
John’s goal with every client is to be their Realtor of choice for life. “The serious business of buying or selling a home can often be stressful and demanding – my goal is to ensure every client has a truly enjoyable experience, to have them absolutely ecstatic when I work with them.”
As founder of the Team, John has lived in Calgary for over 20 years with his wife and two children. He enjoys his role as a personal ambassador to the City of Calgary and is an active community supporter. His passion for excellence, client service focus and extensive market knowledge continues to win his client’s trust, referrals and ongoing business.
“Ninety percent of my relocation buyers find their perfect home in one day. And I’ve never had a client go through the buyer’s blues. Never.”