The Shenandoah Valley, revered by Native Americans and settlers alike, have enjoyed the phenomenal beauty and fertile land, for countless generations. Shenandoah Valley can be translated as “Daughter of the Stars” by the Native Americans and known as the “Bread Basket of the South” in the 1800s. The Shenandoah Valley is bounded by the Allegheny Mountains to the West and the Blue Ridge Mountains to the East. Many American families can trace their lineage back to the settlers who first came here or passed through on there way south and west. Augusta County, where the city of Staunton is located, once stretched all the way to the Mississippi. J.F. Brown Real Estate and its agents have deep roots in the Shenandoah Valley. With its beautiful vistas, small towns, and cultural heritage this Valley boasts a large number of colleges and universities that help shape the Shenandoah Valley and provide so much in the way of the arts: James Madison University, Eastern Mennonite, Shenandoah University, Bridgewater College, Mary Baldwin College, Washington And Lee University, Virginia Military Institute, Southern Virginia University, and numerous community colleges, are but a few located here. The University of Virginia is located just over the mountain in Charlottesville. Few areas in the United States offer so many colleges in one region. For Shenandoah Valley real estate, whether buying, selling, or marketing homes, land, or farms, J.F. Brown Real Estate is a firm of professionals who can help you reach your goals. We can help whether as listing agents, referral agents, or Buyer Brokers. Every real estate agent who works at J.F. Brown Real Estate is involved in their communities, has a strong land ethic, and is very experienced in the art and business of real estate.