Christopher Johnson

Avison Young

Associate Director

Job Functions: Investment Sales & Acquisitions


Christopher Johnson is an Associate Director in the Tri-State Investment Sales group of Avison Young's New York office; where he focuses on providing advisory services to owners of commercial, industrial and development real estate.


Mr. Johnson is also the Founding Partner of The Laight Group, an advisory firm which provides real estate strategies for clients with an emphasis on investment analysis.


Before founding The Laight Group, Mr. Johnson advised landlords, tenants and investors on lease and investment sales transactions for Robert K. Futterman & Associates. Prior to his tenure at Robert K. Futterman & Associates, Mr. Johnson was a member of the Investment Sales group for Eastdil Secured; providing financial analysis for a diverse portfolio of transactions with a market value in excess of $2 billion.


Christopher earned a Bachelor of Science Degree in Economics from the College of William & Mary and is a licensed Real Estate Broker in the state of New York.

Areas of Interest

Deal Type
Acquisition, Development, Ground Lease, Loan Purchase, Opportunity Zone, Partner Buyout, Pre-Development, Recapitalization, Refinance, Rehabilitation