Brett Johnson

Vice President

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Brett joined the LFB Ventures Encinitas office in Spring 2021 and is focused exclusively on the pursuit of land brokerage and construction debt/equity opportunities in the best markets of the United States.  His professional connections and expertise in California markets contribute to growing LFB into a company supported by a robust network of collaborators.  Brett has the experience to navigate the challenges of the land use entitlement process and the capacity to advise on land transactions and construction loans of any size.

Prior to LFB, Brett worked as an acquisition and entitlement consultant for both publicly traded home builders as well as private developers. He brings 17 years of building industry experience in land acquisition as well as multi-family and single family ground-up construction. During his tenure at Richmond American Homes (NYSE: MDC) and Meritage Homes (NYSE: MTH), Brett was responsible for the sourcing and acquisition of approximately 1,750 residential lots across 15+ communities in Northern California with combined home sale revenues generating in excess of $1B.

Brett is a graduate of San Diego State University.  He is licensed with the California Department of Real Estate (DRE 01708048).

Outside of work, Brett enjoys exploring all things outdoors, connecting with nature, and spending time at the beach with his 3 girls and wife.