The Hripko & Nelson Real Estate Team team of professionals have years of experience and is “one-stop” shop; providing clients with specialized expertise in relocations, luxury homes, condominiums, residential and investment properties, and much more.



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.



Offering his clients much more than real estate experience and expertise, Josh Nelson brings energy, determination and a competitive spirit.  A sourced industry expert, Josh is also registered as a Certified Condominium Specialist (CCS®), which is defined as Real Estate Agent who has taken their knowledge of condominiums to the next level – by successfully completing the CCS® course offered by the Calgary Real Estate Board.  



Karen Keveryga is recognized for outstanding client service and dedication.  Her reliable communication coupled with her consistent availability sets her above the standard in client excellence.  She cultivates lasting relationships with clients that span many years. Her expertise in advertising and marketing gives her the ultimate advantage when working with new clients.  Her unique and creative approach will market her clients homes to their fullest potential.



Coming from a successful career in the international energy insurance world, William has a wealth of experience and contacts he brings to the Hripko Nelson Real Estate Team.  From early on in his professional career, William became used to dealing with complex negotiations on a ‘face to face’ basis and his ability to build trust, helped differentiate him in an extremely competitive industry.



Lara looks forward to assisting real estate clients across Calgary turn their real estate dreams into reality. Passionate about real estate, her client’s success, family and living life, Lara brings over 15 years of experience working as a seasoned sales veteran where she represented a multitude of different and high-level clients. Her keys to success are her strong negotiation skills, unparalleled commitment to client service, and her ability to meet and exceed client expectations.

In the words of an acclaimed realtor and Lara’s mentor John Hripko, her deep commitment and passion make her the “queen of door knocking.” With the belief that buying or selling a home is one of the most important decisions you can make, Lara works night-and-day to make sure that you receive the representation you deserve.

In her spare time, Lara enjoys exploring new restaurants, fashion and traveling with her family.

Whether you are a buyer looking to discover your dream home or a seller looking to maximize the return on your investment, Lara’s passion, integrity and excellent client service makes her the best choice to guide you. She looks forward to working with you and helping you receive the best value for your home.

“It’s truly a joy to see your clients light up from the inside when you assist them to make their dreams come true by helping them discover their dream home.” – Lara Mitchell —



Jenna Drummond is known for being a hard-working, professional individual who always strives for success. She is dedicated and tenacious, ensuring her client’s needs come first. With strong communication skills and a proactive mindset, she provides a great experience for everyone she represents. She has a strong attention to detail and prides herself on being very organized – important for ensuring a stress-free transaction!

Before starting her real estate career, Jenna completed her degree in Psychology and taught competitive dance for 9 years to children aged 3-18. Jenna provided a structured, yet fun environment to the children while providing exemplary customer service to their parents.

Jenna joined the Hripko Nelson & Partners team in May 2017 and has gained valuable experience and extensive knowledge about the real estate industry and our best practices.



Mindy is the “heart and soul” of the Hripko Nelson team.

A true professional with 25+ years of priceless industry experience. Mindy brings skill, organization, enthusiasm, utmost diligence and professionalism to the job – every single day. She works great with everyone on the team and understands the value of teamwork! She is able to identify what each team member needs to achieve their goals – and provides the best service accordingly.

Mindy can multitask and endures a constant barrage of work related requests – while the phone rings off the hook! Her commitment to seeing projects through from start to finish in this type of high paced environment is second to none. Mindy constantly goes “above and beyond” to get the job done.

Hripko Nelson & partners are TOP producers that work at top-speed and Mindy has the ability to pick up the ball and run with it! Her pivotal role allows the team to focus on growing the business and serving their clients better. Mindy is an integral member of the team…she is easy to work with, trustworthy, has a great sense of humor and is essential to our success.
Mindy is a mother of two amazing grown women, a dedicated grandmother and a devoted dog owner. Spending time with her cherished family – is where you will find her during free time!


Selling your luxury property on your own can be an overwhelming task. There’s advertising to plan and budget for, open houses and private showings to arrange, purchase offers to negotiate, contract contingencies to worry about, and complicated paperwork to fill out. Make it easy on yourself by putting your home in the hands of seasoned professionals. We have extensive experience marketing properties and showing them to their best advantage.


    We'll perform a comparable market analysis to determine the most appropriate price for your home.


    Then we'll provide home staging advice and suggest furniture changes that will help draw buyers in.


    We'll advertise your home through a variety of methods, including publications, websites & MLS


    we'll walk you through the contract, closing and make sure that you get the best price for your home.


    Once the sale is complete we will ensure you have all documentation for the sale of your home.


Click the button below to view all of the Hripko/Nelson Past Sales over $1 Milliion


Royal LePage Benchmark
509 20 Avenue SW
Calgary, Alberta, T2S0E8
(403) 245-4477
(403) 592-6719



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