Real Estate Knowledge to Benefit you!

​We are here to help you achieve your Real Estate Goals

in the most efficient and responsible manner possible

What You Can Expect From The Johnson Group

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With extensive experience in all aspects of real estate Jeff has a unique and dynamic background making him unusually expert in many areas.  This experience started as a New Home Sales Representative and moved forward with significant “field time” spent with a major termite company.  Later Jeff played an integral role as a Sales and Design Manager for a prestigious Solar company where he sorted out ways to make the company more competitive by carefully reducing budgets, making faster engineering and plan production in the renewable energy industries early days.  His keen knowledge of computer tech and web advances have made him an incredible asset to The Johnson Group and Lantern Bay Realty.  Add to that Jeff’s firsthand experience for many years in the mortgage industry including credit and financial management assistance and you will find him a resource capable of assisting any client make the best choices in their Real Estate decisions. 

  • Energy, Integrity and Enthusiasm
  • Professional and Ethical Conduct
  • Specific Marketing Plan designed for your property
  • A Full Team Of Professionals
  • Licensed Assistant and Transaction Coordinator
  • One of the most established companies in Orange County bringing 43 years of quality service and experience
  • Professional Escrow Team
  • Top level affiliates to assure performance 
  • Detailed follow-up throughout the transaction- Living up the reputation that garnered the “Business of the year” Award by the Dana Point Chamber of Commerce
  • Meet to review market conditions, review applicable comparable listings and sales
  • Discuss client goals and timeline
  • Determine fair market price for home to attract buyers and agents resulting in a SOLD home
  • Walk property to determine repairs, improvements and possible staging to maximize sales price and quick sale
  • Schedule professional architectural photographer for the best visual presentation to the public
  • Finalize the “Personalized Property Booklet” of the home
  • Create temporary brochure until professional brochure is complete with professional photos
  • Provide a Drone Video Promotion piece with Music and Graphics for the internet and other social media vehicles 
  • Input property into the MLS Realtor System with syndication to a multitude of Real Estate Web Sites 
  • Design post card mailers to announce the sale to the rest of the neighboring homes
  • Schedule Broker Open House complete with  food and beverage
  • Schedule Public Open Houses as needed and available
  • Design and submit newsprint ads to regional papers
  • Send regular email blasts to the approximately 1500 agents in the Lantern Bay realty private agent list
  • Notify Relocation Liaisons of the listing to be considered for upcoming company relocations

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As a former College Baseball player Jeff donates his time as the Freshman Baseball Coach for a local High School.  Jeff gives of his time to encourage sportsmanship, improve skills, team dynamics and respect for the game. 

After 25 years in the new home building business serving several of the largest New Home Builders in the United States as Director Of Sales and Marketing and later Vice President Of Sales and Marketing across the entirety of California, Tim decided to make a return to personal production and management with his favorite Real Estate Company - Lantern Bay Realty.  This change came largely due to his relationship with Lantern Bay Realty Founder and close friend Joe Lovullo.  As a partner in this well-established firm, Tim’s corporate sales & management experience has increased the efficiency and contributed greatly to the growth and prosperity of the firm.  His grasp of the entire spectrum of Real Estate, ie. Residential, Commercial, Investment and Property Management allows a wealth of knowledge for his clients to tap into.  Regardless of your location in Orange or San Diego Counties, Tim along with the rest of the Johnson Group will provide you with the best in Real Estate advice and performance. 

Tim Robert Johnson - Vice President & Managing Partner Lantern Bay Realty

Our Team – The Johnson Group

tiffany Johnson - transaction coordinator

Real Estate Professionals

Personalized service fit to your needs:

Founder of "Lord of the Strings Concerts" in Dana Point in 2002, the City of Mission Viejo in 2004 & Sunday afternoon matinees at the famed SOCO center Costa Mesa.  Tim has presented music productions showcasing the best solo guitarists and string ensembles of all types of music from around the world to delight of thousands.  The Orange County Register called President & Founder Tim Johnson “The Guitar Hero”. 

Since 1972, Lantern Bay Realty is proud to claim the title as

the oldest most established Real Estate firm in Dana Point. 

Our company offers full service expertise for Residential and

Commercial Listings, Purchases, Leases and Property Management.  The knowledge and experience accumulated over the years has been shared and passed down to our staff resulting in a company culture of Professionalism and Service that satisfies the goals of the general public and investor alike.  Lantern Bay’s core values and Modern Marketing Technology is effective and available to you.  Call today and find out for yourself why Lantern Bay Realty keeps attracting and satisfying clients year after year after year!

Our Marketing Plan:

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Tiffany has been involved in Real Estate for over 12 years.  Her administrative skills are second to none. She is the person that minds all the intricacies of the transaction critical path timeline.  She excels in the area of customer service with fast and accurate turnaround of the hundreds of documents related to the Listing, Sale and Closing of an escrow.  Truly expert in the Escrow process, Tiffany will be your administrative “Transaction Coordinator” of the highest order! 

Our Company - Lantern Bay Realty 

“Repeat and referral business is our life blood.”

​Literally THE Best Lineup Of Top Guitar Players Anywhere!  Period!

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