Robert Johnston is an apartment investment specialist in the firm’s founding Palo Alto office. As Senior Managing Director of Levin Johnston, Robert exclusively represents buyers and sellers in the acquisition and disposition of multi-family and single-tenant retail properties throughout the country with a concentration in the Bay Area. With more than 20 years of combined experience in the real estate industry and over 465 successfully closed investment real estate transactions valued over $2 billion, Levin Johnston has established itself as the leading Bay Area apartment brokerage team. The team successfully closed over $680 million in investment sales in 2017.
Robert ranked as a top 40 agent nationwide (out of approximately 1,600 M&M agents) in 2015-2017 and was recognized as such in the Wall Street Journal. He was a top 5 Palo Alto Investment Professional in 2015-2017 and a top 10 investment professional in 2014, 2013 & 2012. Robert received a Chairman’s Club Award in 2015, 2016 & 2017 and National Achievement Awards in 2017, 2016, 2015 & 2014. Robert is a Senior Director of Marcus and Millichap’s National Multi Housing Group.
Robert is a member of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, MLS, LoopNet, Costar and Tri County Apartment Association. He graduated from Arizona State University in 2007 with a B.S. in Real Estate Development. In his spare time, he enjoys traveling, golfing and spending time with family, friends and his wife, Natalie.