Working For You Since 1986


Our Team

Our team has over 50 years of Real Estate experience combined in the Greater Lansing Area. Jeff Thornton has been in the Real Estate business since 1986. His son in law Sean Gardner joined him in 2016 and Dan Kreps was added to the team in 2018. Jeff has lived in the Greater Lansing Area his entire life where he raised two children. He is a Spartan super fan, loves to golf and loves spending as much time as he can with his family especially his grandkids. Sean and his wife have 3 beautiful kids, he is a big sports fan, loves to play golf, and fish. Dan is a father of two wonderful kids, he also is a huge sports fan, ex History Teacher, and loves being outdoors. We are a family based team, and that is how we want to make our clients feel, like family! With our combination of experience, education, professionalism, technology, love, and tenacity, our job is never finished until we see your happy faces at the closing table. Our Team wants our clients to know that we take a caring approach to every situation and that they're our first and only priority. When you choose the Thornton Realty Team, you aren't getting just one agent, you're getting all of us. The goal isn't to just complete a single transaction but to make you a part of the Thornton Realty Team family for life.

The Team


Jeff Thornton

Associate Broker
Phone: 517.719.4430
Lic #: 6506040317

Sean Gardner

Phone: 586.524.7112
Lic #: 6501396248

Dan Kreps

Phone: 586.604.1906
Lic #: 6501411793

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