John Sloan

John Sloan Real Estate Group

John Sloan is the oldest of eight children, born in 1951 in Chicago Illinois of John and Virginia Sloan.

John entered a catholic seminary at the age of 13 to become a priest. After 7 years, he left the seminary and shortly thereafter married his wife Paula to whom he has been married to since 1973. He has three adult sons, 1 adult daughter and three beautiful grandchildren. John graduated from the University of Northern Iowa with a teaching degree and a minor in Theology.

John worked in the television and radio business throughout the Midwest and California for 25 years in sales management as well as being President and CEO of several ABC and NBC affiliates. John worked with thousands of local and national business in building their business through the use of media exposure. He moved to Palm Desert in 1997 and since 2004 has managed his own real estate business serving the needs of those buying, selling and investing in homes. John’s passion for his clients has been exemplified by having sold over 300 homes. John is certified as a Global Property Specialist (GPS), a Short Sale Specialist; E-pro certified; Short Sale and Foreclosure Resource Certified through the National Association of Realtor.

John has been a very involved member of St. Francis and Sacred Heart Catholic Church since he came to the desert. He has been a member of the Palm Desert Christians in Commerce for since 2009 and is currently serving as President of the local chapter. John is also a member of the National Association of Realtors and California Association of Realtors. He is also an active member of the Palm Desert Chamber of Commerce, where he serves as an Ambassador and is on the executive board for the Ambassadors. Besides his love for his wife and family, he enjoys serving the Lord, playing golf, strumming the guitar, swimming and flying his drone.