Alex Hripko

Leasing Agent & Operations

“If opportunity doesn’t knock, build a wall”

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Alex is a licensed associate and an integral part of the Citysearch leasing and management team looking after its clients from start to finish. Working with owners to list their home for rent with Citysearch, working with tenants to find the perfect rental property, and managing the day-to-day matters during their tenancy are all part of Alex’s scope.

Alex has a bachelor of science degree from the University of Alberta. During and post university graduation, Alex worked in cardiac surgery research both at the Hamilton General Hospital (Hamilton, ON) and at the University of Alberta Hospital, the Mazankowski Heart Institute (Edmonton, AB). More recently, Alex moved back home to Calgary to join the family businesses in real estate to work with her parents, Lisa Hamielec and John Hripko.

Alex has played hockey and ringette for years from a very young age through to university, even attending boarding school, and playing for Athol Murray College of Notre Dame. Alex is a hockey goaltender and knows that she is the last line of defense…. Today, she still loves to play regularly on a co-ed recreational team.

Creativity, drive and leadership are some of Alex’s greatest strengths. Alex is committed to the Citysearch Team and delivering Dream Results®.

Canadian Progress Club

Alex is an active member and volunteer with the Canadian Progress Club, Calgary Mount Royal Chapter. The local club was established in 2016 and focuses 75% of its efforts on fundraising and 24% on hands-on volunteering community service to help women and children, in a preventative and curative capacity.

What are you favorite golden rules?
  1. If you think practice is boring… try sitting on the bench
  2. Do what you love and love what you do
  3. Master everything you do
  4. Confidence is everything, although great clothes and a little makeup can’t hurt
  5. Helping others and putting others’ needs before my own
What do you like doing when not working?
Playing hockey, working out and reading a good book
What are two your favorite quotes?
  • The ‘puck’ stops here
  • Success isn’t about how much money you make; it’s about the difference you make in people’s lives
What are three things on your bucket list?
  1. Buy a home
  2. Learn a new language
  3. Coach a hockey team
What is an unique thing about you?
I see magic and miracles in many situations


  • A hockey rink

    A hockey rink

  • A Great room to entertain family and friends

    A Great room to entertain family and friends

  • A wine room

    A wine room

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