John McGarry


As Principal of LJ Hooker Aldinga since April 2000 & LJ Hooker Christies Beach since February 2015, but more importantly, involved in the real estate industry since 1996, John McGarry puts the clients interests first and leaves no stone unturned in working to affect a successful sale with the best possible price for the vendor.

In 2015, he was awarded Franchise owner of the year.

In 2010, John was made a Life Member of the exclusive LJ Hooker ‘Captains Club’ which is accomplished by meeting the requirements of the ‘Captains Club’ for more than 10 consecutive years. This places him in the top 10% of LJ Hookers Australasian sales force.

Brought up & currently residing in the Southern Suburbs, John is well known in the area & believes in strong community presence. “We are proud to sponsor our local schools and support the area including many sporting clubs”.

John endears himself to his clients with his vibrant personality and sincerity in that nothing that is asked of him is too much trouble... You will also appreciate some human warmth & understanding.

His key to succeeding: “Everyone’s situation is different and you firstly require the knowledge & experience in real estate to understand this and secondly to relate this to an individual’s needs”. He understands that real estate is not just about bricks and mortar, but about people and helping them achieve their dreams.

John has a long list of satisfied clients who many years after their initial sale or purchase continue to seek his advice in regard to their real estate needs.

If you would like a straight forward, honest approach to all your real estate enquiries, call John today..... Nobody does it better!

  • Life Member of Captain's Club
    Life Member of Captain's Club

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What our customers say

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Dear John RE: 90 Dover Street, Aldinga Beach Margaret and I would like to record our appreciation of the very professional and friendly manner in which you personally sold our house at Aldinga Beach. The sale was well within our agreed joint marketing plans and most particularly our expected selling price. If we had the need we would call upon your services again. We have unreservedly recommended your agency on every opportunity and will continue to do so. Best wishes

Len & Margaret Mathews

John, Elisabeth and I would like to take the opportunity to thank you and your staff for the professional and friendly way you handled the sale of our properties at 18 & 20 Darwalla Road, Aldinga Beach. John, it was a pleasure to meet you and become a friend. Elisabeth and I enjoyed your company and we would not hesitate to recommend you to anyone who is buying or selling a property. We wish you and your staff all the very best in your Real Estate business. Yours sincerely

George & Elisabeth Eastwood

John, we would like to pass on a sincere Thank You to you and your team at LJ Hooker, Aldinga. LJ Hooker, Aldinga’s assistance during and after the purchase of our beachside home at Aldinga Beach helped immensely. Your professionalism and integrity through this process was appreciated, we were always treated with the highest regard. We had decided to undertake a minor renovation after purchase and hiccups occurred. You and the LJ Hooker team were very helpful, friendly and prompt - providing us with necessary advice and details of local tradesmen. We would highly recommend yourself and your team at LJ Hooker for exceptional service.

Steve & Deb Wise, Aldinga Beach

My Awards

  • Annual SA/NT - Franchise Owner Of The Year - Aug 2015
  • Life Member of Captain's Club - Jul 2010
  • Annual SA/NT - Franchise Owner of the Year (Finalist) - Jun 2010
  • Annual SA/NT - Franchise Owner of the Year (Finalist) - May 2009
  • Captain's Club - Region Vice President - Jul 2008
  • Captain's Club - Region President - Jul 2006
  • Captain's Club - Region Vice President - Jul 2004
  • Captain's Club - Region Committee Member - Jul 2002