A fourth generation Canberran, Stephen Thompson's extensive local knowledge and understanding of Canberra's residential real estate market is the result of over 30 years in the business.
He founded L.J. Hooker Manuka in 1996, and has been directly responsible for the agency's dramatic growth and for currently being recognised as one of LJ Hooker's top auction offices in Australia.
Locally, the agency has received several industry accolades over the years including Property Manager of the Year 1996 & 2003, Canberra Boutique Agency of the Year in 1999 & The Canberra Times Marketing Award 1999 and Agency of the Year in 2006. Stephen has also represented the ACT at the Australian Auctioneers Association awards, winning the award in 2000 and 2001.
With specialist knowledge and marketing expertise in the market, Stephen has clearly positioned the agency as 'Canberra's Inner South Property Experts'.
Stephen has a strong background in business development, his professional approach to business, executing change within and coaching/mentoring individuals has served successful results. The investment in passionate and hard-working staff has helped build a strong foundation to being one of the top real estate agencies in Canberra.
The focus on nurturing client relationships are hallmarks of his success. He can credit his success due to the amount of referral work from the constant repeat clients over the last 30 years.
Stephen's goals are simple - to offer excellence in customer service, ethical representation, professional development and attain optimum results for his seller clients.