In 2004 John Sr. decided to make a change to a fun yet challenging new career. Starting off as an appraiser John was able to learn in details the “going ons” of real estate and how to truly find the value of a home. In 2006 he and son John Jr. started the Cooper Realty Team and haven’t looked back since. In the past 12 years, John Sr. has become an expert in all facets of real estate, probate, residential and rural land to name a few. John Sr is an avid fisherman and loves taking time with his wife to visit new places. With a background is machine work he also enjoys working on projects around the house in his downtime.