Louise Hampton Team
(800) 735-4488
Direct Office:
(760) 861-5191

DRE# 802409

Louise Hampton
Realtor / Broker Associate

760 320-4586

Louise is a top producing Broker Associate at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, who began selling real estate in the desert in 1981. As one of the first agents to embrace the “Team” concept, Louise leads a dynamic ten person group of highly skilled members committed to unparalleled client service. With a keen understanding of ever shifting trends, and her unequalled knowledge of the market, Louise is able to focus on meeting and exceeding her clients’ goals, whether it’s selling or acquiring the “right” property.

An award winning industry leader with an unrivaled work ethic, Louise is effective in making the buying and selling of real estate a pleasant and satisfying experience. Through her extensive marketing expertise, that includes the successful closing of hundreds of millions of dollars in transactions over the last 34 years, and the invaluable tools provided by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices, Louise exposes her listings to the greatest number of qualified buyers as possible. The Louise Hampton Team puts your sale or purchase in the hands of a trusted and respected professional whose positive energy and unmatched negotiating skills will mean positive results.

Highly regarded by her discerning clientele, as well as her Berkshire Hathaway colleagues and numerous other industry professionals nationwide, Louise truly feels like her clients and team members are an extended family.

Louise is a founding member of Desert Estates Network, and is also a member of LUX, the luxury division of Berkshire Hathaway Home Services. Prior to her affiliation with BHHS, Louise was the only agent in the country to be awarded the Prudential 25 Year “Legend” Award. And her Team has repeatedly been honored in the “Top 100” of both Prudential, and now, BHHS, as recognized at the 2015 National Convention.

"Past performance is no guarantee of future success, but what else can you go by?"


Steven Hannegan
Broker Associate

Director of Buyer Division

760 285-4645 

Steven Hannegan is a graduate of the University of Santa Clara and fifth generation Californian, with family ties to the Palm Springs area tracing back to the Thunderbird Dude Ranch, now Thunderbird Country Club. He holds an MBA from Golden Gate University.
A Buyer Specialist, Steve’s primary interest is his clients’ interest in Coachella Valley real estate. Known for his in-depth study of our local luxury market, Steve is well equipped to match his clients with the perfect property. And his long list of repeat customers and referrals testifies to his extensive knowledge of the residential inventory from La Quinta to Palm Springs.

Steve’s been a Broker/Associate member of the Louise Hampton Team at Berkshire Hathaway Home Services California Properties for fourteen years, where he enjoys unsurpassed technical and office support, allowing him to focus on the needs and objectives of his clients. The Hampton Team is consistently near the top of the “Top 100” agents of our brokerage nationwide.

Steve began his career as a recruiter for his alma mater; He then joined IBM in marketing. After managing a real estate firm in Canton, Ohio, he established, along with First Boston Capital, mortgage units in fifteen of the firm’s offices. He was an owner of deluxe showrooms to the design trade in Orange County, San Francisco, and Palm Springs prior to joining the Hampton Team.

Barb Keane

760 808-1199

Barbara Keane… The team mom.  Barb has been with the Louise Hampton Team since 2000.  She and her husband moved to Palm Springs in 1985 to raise their 3 boys to men. Barb loves volunteering and was president of every school PTA and athletic booster club where her boys participated.  She has a BS in Child Development/Psychology from San Diego State. In her early years she worked in the lending industry. She subsequently took some time off to raise kids.

Now Barb is selling homes across the entire Coachella Valley, as well as in Idyllwild, where she and her husband own a cabin. Barb enjoys educating her clients about San Jacinto Mountain living. It’s generally about 30 degrees cooler up there, making it a fantastic summer 2nd home solution for desert dwellers.

Barb is also a “Four Seasons” specialist for the Buyer over 55. The complex is a great Palm Springs spot for a retirement home.
Barb loves working with first time buyers, second home searchers and full time residents. She is service oriented and especially likes teaching young adults the ins and outs of buying real estate. In Barb’s words “The Louise Hampton Team is a special group of professionals. It’s amazing what we will do to help our clients… Just ask. Our Team is most often in the top 100 agents/teams in the nation. Try us. You'll love us!”

Michael Koski

760 699-6147

Michael Koski is a licensed real estate agent who has been a member of the Louise Hampton Team at Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices for over five years. A seasoned agent, with a background in residential and commercial interior design, he’s experienced in listening to his clients’ needs. Michael’s ability to visualize the ‘possibilities’ enables him to ‘paint a picture’ of properties that might require alterations in order to maximize their potential. Michael is committed to finding the right property for his clients’ individual lifestyles and design preferences. Whether Mid Century Modern or Mediterranean Villa, and across all price parameters, he leaves no stone unturned in identifying and helping his clients purchase their ideal home. Michael’s clients become his friends for life!

In 2014, a client wrote: “Once again you’ve been very helpful to us with our recent purchase, overseeing the remodel and being our Realtor for this transaction. We enjoyed watching our home take on a new look. It is great to have you in our lives and to call you our friend.” – M. & J.

Kathy Kendrick
Team Manager

760 320-4586 

Kathy brings over 25 years of real estate expertise to her role as Louise’s Team Manager. Licensed since 1989, she is experienced in client care, team management, contract negotiation and administration and marketing. She ensures that each client receives stellar service through her conscientious and effective assistance.

Prior to making the desert her permanent home in early 2014, Kathy managed a Top Producing real estate team in the Westside of Los Angeles for 13 years. Her Residential Real Estate career also included ten years as a Project Manager for condo conversion projects in Los Angeles and Santa Monica, as well as Management of the Leasing Division of that same Santa Monica based Real Estate brokerage. Kathy’s long established real estate network in Los Angeles is an invaluable resource, enhancing our significant Team referral data base.

For many years, Kathy was President of her Homeowner’s Association in Westwood (West Los Angeles) where she owned and resided. Kathy is a licensed California Real Estate Salesperson. Her academic background includes a Master’s Degree in Art History.
Originally from the Midwest, Kathy resided in Los Angeles for over 30 years before realizing her longstanding dream of making the Desert her home. She still marvels at our stunning mountain and desert backdrop to everyday activities.

Mary Moody-Lewis
Marketing Coordinator

760 413-3130

Mary was born and raised in Los Angeles, California, the daughter of celebrity musicians, Grace and Phil Moody. After graduating Loyola Marymount University where she studied Communications and Business, she honed her business skills in the entertainment and high end retail industries in the Hollywood-Beverly Hills area.

Relocating to the Desert 20 years ago, Mary spent several years managing her parent’s acclaimed entertainment venue “Moody’s Supper Club” on South Palm Canyon Drive before turning her focus to real estate portfolio management (She holds the CAR Property Management Certification designation) and acquisition. Her extensive knowledge of the local area, attention to detail and superior marketing skills have contributed to her reputation for integrity among peers and clients. More importantly, her love of the City of Palm Springs and the surrounding Coachella Valley make her a perfect fit for the Louise Hampton Team!


Mary resides in the Deepwell neighborhood of Palm Springs in the family home (a featured property during Modernism Week 2015) which was purchased in 1969.