Senior Managing Director


LIC   CA 01853816

Robert Johnston is one of the nation’s leading multifamily brokers, with a proven track record of success directing multifamily and single-tenant retail investment transactions in the California Bay Area and throughout the country.

In 2019, he earned the distinction of being ranked #12 in the nation among more than 2,000 agents at Marcus & Millichap.

A four-time CoStar Power Broker who consistently ranks as a top 40 agent nationwide, Robert serves as senior managing director for the award-winning Levin Johnston team, which has closed more than 630 investment real estate transactions valued at nearly $5 billion to date.

Robert has been regularly recognized in national publications including The Wall Street Journal, and Bisnow, among many others, for his thought leadership and industry expertise in the Bay Area and beyond.

Robert is Senior Director of Marcus & Millichap’s National Multi-Housing Group (NMHG) and is a member of the Silicon Valley Association of Realtors, MLS, CoStar/LoopNet and Tri County Apartment Association.

Robert earned his degree in real estate development from Arizona State University. Other career awards and achievements include:

  • Chairman’s Circle of Excellence (CCOE) in 2019, 2021
  • Chairman’s Club (CC)  from 2015 – 2021
  • National Achievement Award each year from 2014 – 2021
  • Sales Recognition Award each year from 2012 – 2021
  • SIA Induction in 2015

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