MetroTexas Association of Realtors Taps New CEO

On March 4, real estate industry veteran Justin Landon will take the helm as CEO of MetroTex, the largest realtor association in North Texas. Established more than 100 years ago, its mission is to represent and provide services to real estate professionals in the region.

Real estate industry veteran Justin Landon has joined the MetroTex Association of Realtors as its new chief executive officer.

“Justin’s association experience brings a unique set of skills that we were looking for to lead MetroTex to the next level,” MetroTex President Ashley Gentry said in a statement. “He has a proven track record in both the public and private sector, and we look forward to his leadership with MetroTex.”

For six years, Landon has led Lexington, Kentucky-based Bluegrass Realtors and its subsidiaries, Imagine MLS and the Realtor Community Housing Foundation, through numerous advancements and milestones.

Prior to his role as CEO, Landon was vice president of government affairs for the San Antonio Board of Realtors. He also brings with him 10 years of experience working in the U.S. Congress.

“I’m honored to join the MetroTex Association of Realtors team as CEO. With exceptional leadership, industry-leading staff, and a clear vision, we’re poised for great success,” Landon said in a statement. “My family and I are overjoyed to be coming back home to Texas and eagerly anticipate the opportunity to connect with the MetroTex Realtor community.”

Landon will join MetroTex as CEO on March 4.

MetroTex, formally known as the MetroTex Association of Realtors, is the largest realtor association in North Texas. Established more than 100 years ago, its mission is to represent and provide services to real estate professionals in the region. MetroTex offers resources to its members, including data reports supported by the Texas Real Estate Research Center at Texas A&M University, professional development courses, and access to industry tools and services. The association supports services to home buyers and sellers by providing its members with up-to-date residential market statistics, credentials that enhance their expertise in the field, and more.

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