Greene County, Virginia Real Estate
If you are interested in living in beautiful Greene County, Virginia Estates offers Realtors specializing in helping individuals and families through one of the most important purchases of their life.
Our real estate agents can help you find the perfect Greene County home, building or land and ensure the smooth execution of securing, inspecting, financing and closing on your new property. As an up-and-coming area, Greene County offers an excellent opportunity, and we can help you step-by-step through the purchase process.
Greene County Homes for Sale
Known as the states smallest county, Greene County stretches 157 square miles with spectacular mountain views surrounding the area and is known to be the gateway to Blue Ridge Mountains and Shenandoah National Park. Greene was established in 1838 from Orange County and named after Revolutionary War Hero Nathanial Greene. Located just North of Albemarle County approximately 100 miles southwest of Washington DC, 20 miles north of Charlottesville and 78 miles NW of Richmond makes this area a great place to live a slow paced country life but still have big city amenities. With 19,031citizens Greene County offers an array of home-owning opportunities for local residents, Charlottesville commuters, or Virginians looking for a pristine vacation property to escape to. Standardsville, Ruckersville and Twin Lakes are popular communities within Greene County where residents have settled and here is why:
Standardsville, the county seat, offers amazing value with large, beautiful yet affordable homes in all styles. If you are interested in a family-oriented neighborhood Standardsville is the place to look. Residents of this community get to enjoy an array of activities, places to eat, and nearby parks for the whole family to enjoy. Standardsville also hosts multiple festivals and community events such as Civil War Reenactments, 4th of July Parade, Greene County Arts Festival and Christmas Parade.
Ruckersville is also a popular option for those interested in the smaller yet growing areas. If the potential for creating a rural lifestyle is more appealing to you, there are also great opportunities to purchase private homes on large tracts of pristine land. Looking to furnish your new home you just purchased? Visit Ruckersville Antique District which offers 75,000 square feet of antiques. Grab a bite to eat at popular Blue Ridge Café or Jacks Shop Kitchen. For those history buffs, Vietnam War Museum is quite the experience. Ruckersville also offers many local wineries and bed & breakfasts to enjoy a staycation or date night.
Although this area is considered to be one of the smallest counties in our state, Greene County has become a rising center for service industries. Three miles north is the National Ground Intelligence, University of Virginia Research and Medical Center is 25 miles away and only four miles from Charlottesville Regional Airport. Greene County is also conveniently located along US29 corridor, Central Virginia’s main transportation route.
Education is an important part of Greene County who strives to provide individual education programs for their students which equips them to be well prepared for the career force. Greene County offers the following education centers: Visit http://www.greenecountyva.gov/county-services/public-schools for more information on education in Green County.
- Nathanael Greene Primary School
- Nathanael Greene Elementary School
- Ruckersville Elementary School
- William Monroe Middle School
- William Monroe High School
- Greene County Technical Education Center
Whether you are looking for a family home to purchase, significant amount of acreage to purchase or a cute country cottage, you will enjoy what Greene County has to offer. With a variety of events and activities for residents to enjoy, Greene County has something for everyone. Please look to Virginia’s premier real estate company of the area, Virginia Estates to assist you in finding the perfect home for you. The knowledgeable real estate agents at Virginia Estates can help hand you the keys to your new home. Our trustworthy agents can be contacted at (877) 646-8800.