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GarretT Johnson

Garrett started off working for his father, Herschel Johnson, during the summers in high school and college. He played football and graduated from the University of Illinois, Champaign-Urbana. He then went on to play professional football for three years, refining his leadership skills before returning to help run the family business of custom home building. Garrett has been running Garrett & Herschel E. Johnson Real Estate and Development, LLC for the past 12 years and has built well over 100 custom homes in the metro east area. He is a past president of the Home Builder’s Association of Greater Southwest Illinois, and he is a father to two beautiful daughters, Cadence and Cambry, and husband to his loving wife Courtney.

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From start to finish, you can expect to work directly with the owner. We want to make sure you get exactly what you want in your new home.

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We have completed hundreds of custom homes over the past several decades. See for yourself why so many people recommend our team.

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We are a smaller custom building company focused on remaining passionate about the home-building process. Give us a call to learn more.

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