About Us

Hooper Builders

Hooper Builders has received the Builders League of South Jersey’s “Best Green Built Community”, “Smart Growth”, and “Builder of the Year” awards.

John Hooper together with Hooper Builders constructed the first “green-built” house in Sea Isle City and Cape May County under the National Association of Home Builders green guidelines.


John Hooper
Owner - Custom Home and Commercial Construction

John is a veteran of the building, development, and real estate profession for the past thirty years, and a pioneer in the field of “Green Home-Building”.  John’s expertise in alternative, efficient energy solutions is anchored in his vast experience constructing homes with environmentally responsible materials and processes, and evaluating the energy efficiency of existing homes. Recognized as a leader in his field, John was invited to present at the 2009 New Jersey Clean Energy Conference and Leadership Awards where he spoke about the economic and environmental value of introducing new, innovative products, such as solar technology, to the home service industry

John has served as Chairman of the New Jersey Builders Association’s Green Building Committee, President of The Builders League of South Jersey, and volunteered as General Contractor to the non-profit organization MEND to construct and environmentally friendly eight unit housing development for low to moderate income households. John is a National Association of Home Builders Certified Green Building Professional, and Building Performance Institute Certified Building Analysis and Envelope Professional.

JT Hooper
Renovation and Remodel

A graduate of Stockton University, JT has worked along side his father for a number of years.  Helping Hooper Builders reach a larger number of customers, JT has spearheaded the Remodel/Renovation sector of Hooper Builders organization.  After realizing aging-in place renovation was an emerging market, JT has one of a select few Contractors in the state with a CAPS Certification (Certified Aging In Place Specialist ) and has helped design and construct numerous bathrooms, kitchens,  and living spaces that are not only functional but also mimic the same beautiful aesthetics that trademark  Hooper Builder’s custom homes.

Aside from being Hooper Builder’s resident home renovation specialist, JT is also well versed in construction management, home building and is a licensed NJ Realtor.