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Justin Landon Named the New CEO of LBAR

The Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) is pleased to announce Justin Landon as the next CEO.

Landon previously served as the Vice President of Government Affairs for the San Antonio Board of REALTORS®.   Landon was chosen after a nationwide search and will join the local association in April. 

“Justin will be responsible for leading the association to the next level, building on the solid foundation and momentum achieved under the leadership of former CEO Elaine Hangis,” said John Groft, LBAR 2018 President.

The local association has a strong record in education and technology, and Landon has pledged to continue this prioritized focus to help Realtors succeed. As the new CEO, Landon will be working with dedicated volunteer leaders, community partners and more than 3,100 Realtors. 

Before becoming a part of the REALTOR® family, Landon spent over ten years working in the United States Congress. Landon is a graduate of the University of California, Santa Barbara and grew up in a multi-generational REALTOR® family. He has served the REALTOR organization at the state and national level and brings with him a breadth of experience in association management.  Landon with his wife and two children are excited to move to the beautiful Bluegrass state.

As the region’s leading advocate for homeownership, Lexington-Bluegrass Association of REALTORS® (LBAR) understands the value and joy of owning a home. LBAR represents more than 3,100 REALTORS® located in Anderson, Bath, Bell, Bourbon, Clark, Clay, Elliott, Fayette, Franklin, Harrison, Jackson, Jessamine, Knox, Laurel, Menifee, Montgomery, Nicholas, Powell, Rowan, Scott, Whitley, and Woodford Counties. Visit or call 859-276-3503 for buying and selling resources and real estate listings. 

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