Howard Johnson Properties has served the real estate needs of Laurel, Jones county, and surrounding counties, since 1961, with a focus on providing excellence, responsiveness, and a wealth of knowledge and experience. Whether you are a buyer or a seller, looking for residential or commercial property, our staff is skilled, ready, and motivated to assist you.

Our firm has a rich and principled history, lending a foundation of trust and dedication to its clients and the community. For decades, Howard Johnson Properties has matched clients to their dream homes and properties where they lived and raised their own children, who later became clients.

Continuing the legacy of his father and firm founder, Howard Johnson, broker Joe Johnson served as the Managing Broker for decades and built a successful and lasting business in Laurel. Joe enjoys bringing his tremendous breadth in the local and regional real estate market when working with his clients.

In January 2024, Richard Green stepped into the role of Howard Johnson Properties’ Managing Broker. Richard has more than 30 years of business experience in the Laurel area, specializing in sales and the brokering of large-scale projects, which lends well to his commercial real estate success. His level of expertise and business acumen is an invaluable resource to his clients.

Agent Mike Taylor has been with Howard Johnson Properties for more than seven years. His contacts across the Pine Belt Region are key in bringing residential buyers and sellers together.

A real estate firm with unmatched longevity in the Laurel area, Howard Johnson Properties looks to the future with excitement as it ushers in a new day in serving its community for all its real estate needs.