All About Jim Hinton ...

Jim’s sound knowledge and extensive experience enable him to provide the highest level of service. In addition to his 17 years in residential real estate, Jim worked for 10 years in commercial and corporate real estate consulting, environmentally-friendly development and urban planning. His clients also benefit from his past experience in general contracting, construction management, energy & environmental consulting, home inspection and land development.
Jim's strong academic background has also contributed to his relevant skill set. His Honours Degree in Economics from Queen's University and Masters of Environmental Studies & Urban Planning from York University, have proven quite helpful in providing clients with sound real estate advice.  Jim has also completed Durham College’s Home Inspection Certificate requirements to ensure he is fully conversant in communicating with industry professionals and able to assist his clients in making well-informed decisions. In addition, he is both a CERC-accredited Relocation Specialist and Seniors Real Estate Specialist (SRES).
Jim takes great pride in his integrity and the solid reputation that it has earned him in the profession. He achieved Hall of Fame status early in his career and was recently presented with the prestigious RE/MAX Lifetime Achievement Award. Jim consistently maintains Platinum Club status and achieved Chairman's Club status in 2015. Jim and John were also named "Kingston's Top Real Estate Team" from 2013 - 2017.


But don't just take our word for below to see what one of his many satisfied clients had to say...

"Jim Hinton is an ethical realtor who values honesty and customer satisfaction over short-term profit. Each of the many showings that he did for us included an in-depth, insightful assessment of the property and how it would, or would not, meet our needs. He graciously answered all of our questions and left no concern unchecked. His considerable experience and professional presentation inspired confidence at every step of the process."

J & R Erb

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