Our Team

The Hinton Team has consistently been one of Kingston’s top producing Real Estate Teams. Proudly known as the #1 Team in the Kingston Area Real Estate Association in 2016 and 2017 (all brokerages – closed gross commissions – per RE Stats). We are also recipients of the RE/MAX Diamond Club Team Award for 2016-2018 (per RE/MAX Canada Stats Inc), and most recently were awarded as the #1 Team at RE/MAX Finest Realty Inc. for 2018 (closed gross commissions).

John Hinton

With 35 years of real estate experience backed by a Bachelor of Business Administration degree, John Hinton has earned his position as one of the top agents in Kingston through market expertise, negotiating skills and drive. Clients and colleagues alike appreciate his integrity, expertise and genuine care. Starting with RE/MAX in 1984, John became one of the company’s youngest top producing realtors in North America in his first year.

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Spencer Baker

Born and raised in Smiths Falls, Spencer attended Queen’s University. Upon graduating with a Bachelor of Arts in Political Science, he decided to make the Kingston area his permanent home. After a few years and various roles in the hospitality and service industry, Spencer made the decision to go into real estate and hasn’t looked back since. In the spring of 2016, after one year at RE/MAX as a Sales Representative, Spencer joined The Hinton Team as a Licensed Assistant.

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Richard Gallagher

With 18+ years of Real Estate experience and most recently as an Owner & Broker of Record Richard brings a wealth of knowledge and experience to The Hinton Team. A very successful team already, lead by John Hinton, The Hinton Team now boasts a combined 60+ years of experience in the highly competitive Kingston & Area Real Estate market.

Richard is bilingual in French/English, has volunteered for various charitable organizations and is currently involved with the Kingston Area Hockey Association as a coach. Richard has also been a director on the Kingston Area Real Estate Board, is a skilled negotiator & communicator & an award winning realtor year after year.

Joanne Ward

Joanne brings a strong background in customer service and a friendly, positive and professional approach. As a former award-winning Real Estate Sales Representative, Joanne fully understands the needs of our clients and is dedicated to helping them through the sometimes-complex buying and selling process. In her role as a Client Service Representative, Joanne will communicate and liaise with our clients to ensure that they remain well-informed at all times.

Mackenzie Merry

Born and raised on Wolfe Island, Mackenzie's many years of customer service experience, legal background and abundance of local knowledge are helping her thrive as a member of our team. Very familiar with a fast-paced environment, Mackenzie has proven herself with her hard work ethic, personal and professional skills and is a driven and dependable individual who is committed to both our clients and the members of our team. In her role as Unlicensed Administrative Assistant, Mackenzie handles all marketing, advertising and deal coordination for the team. We are also proud to announce that Mackenzie is currently working on obtaining her Real Estate License, and we wish her the best of luck. We are excited to see what the future holds for Mackenzie with The Hinton Team.