Chris Johnson has more than 16 years of real estate experience including residential sales, residential leasing, property management, retail and commercial leasing, multi- family brokerage, receivership, foreclosure management, development and construction.
He started his career in marketing with Carlson, and entered the real estate business when he started working with his family business, Chrisland Properties, operating and managing apartment complexes around the University of Minnesota.
He moved to Chicago in 2000 and worked with The Apartment People, where in a short period of time and at a relatively young age, he became a manager responsible for overseeing 70 agents and more than 2,000 lease transactions per year. In 2005, Chris became a managing broker while working for the brokerage Real Property Ventures (RPV). At RPV, Chris became the top sales broker by the end of second year. He has also worked with BJB Properties and The Building Group, Inc.
Chris graduated from Concordia College and is a licensed real estate managing broker in Illinois and a member of the Chicago Association of Realtors. He is an avid CrossFit enthusiast and enjoys spending time at his cabin in Minnesota.