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James Friend Dickerson can help you find the perfect property in Charlottesville or the surrounding Central Virginia areas.


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As a native of Central Virginia and a full time REALTOR since 1991, James listens to your needs providing information allowing you to make informed choices. In our constantly changing world, you need a REALTOR who puts you first providing rigidly flexible service. James Dickerson provides a high level of service designed to fit each individual client’s needs. Having received many awards from both the local Association of REALTORS and RE/MAX International, James is recognized as an authority on the local real estate market. The highest form of recognition James has received are the many repeat customers and clients who seek out his services time after time plus sending their relatives, friends, co-workers plus neighbors to James for their real estate needs.

Let’s talk isn’t just an invitation—it’s the first step to reaching your real estate goals.


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Featured Properties

6088 Blue Run Road, Somerset, Virginia

Escape to Virginia’s Piedmont, the Madison-Barbour Historic District & live in Orange County horse country.  294 acres of pasture & timber (protected by Virginia Outdoors Foundation easements) surround our 1850’s Italianate 4 bedroom home w/ few modifications (ready for a new owner to personalize).  The front & rear porch views of the lawn/gardens, pasture, woods & mountains remain breathtaking.  The English basement opens to a patio garden w/ Blue Ridge Mountain views.  Come see the large rooms, intricate woodwork, fireplaces, wood floors, handmade peg doors, & 1850’s craftsmanship throughout the home. Old farm buildings & horse barn have potential for repurposing to meet your needs.

131 Mimosa Lane, Faber, Virginia

Escape the hustle & bustle of life to Mimosa Farm! Enjoy the relaxing Blue Ridge Mountain views from your home. The custom 3 bedroom 3 bath home on 11.33+/- secluded acres (3 lots) w/ 6 stall horse barn & detached garage/workshop only 30 minutes south of Charlottesville & University of Virginia. Near wineries, restaurants, shopping, golf, & more! Upgrades include fiber internet, many energy efficient upgrades like the dual zone geothermal heat pumps, chef’s kitchen w/ lovely custom cabinetry, 3 spacious bedrooms, landscaped yard & extensive decking/terrace. Schedule a tour today so you can fully appreciate the upgrades & Blue Ridge Mountain views this custom home offers. Enjoy a relaxing country lifestyle!

Virginia Avenue, Mineral, Virginia

Prime development parcel for apartments or townhouses & some retail. Owner will sell per tax parcel if the buyer wishes a smaller parcel.   Great opportunity near North Anna Power Station.  Zoned R2 & C2  Bring your vision, purchase this land and make it a reality!  Seller has an expired real estate license.

102 Club Road, Louisa, Virginia 23093

Prime Town of Louisa office building on 1.49 acre lot w/ potential for expansion or 2nd office building. Down: 6 offices, 1/2 bath, storage, small kitchen Up: 3 offices, conference room, 1/2 bath, full bath, storage. Current internet is Comcast w/ Firefly fiber coming soon. Value & great location near intersection of US 22 & 33 on east side of town.


Country Living

Why have 3rd party energy efficiency certification?

Home Buyers and Home Owners continue to focus on energy costs as part of the total home ownership cost.  A National Association  of REALTORS (NAR) study shows buyers will pay more for a 3rd party certified energy efficient home! Is your home worth more?What's the...

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Hickory Shad & Herring

Last week we took our granddaughter to visit North Carolina cousins.  Two of us slipped away from the family visit, heading to a small coastal river.  The Hickory Shad were beginning their annual spawning run so we planned to catch a few.  I'd never fished for Hickory...

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Call before you Wire

If you're participating in a real estate transaction, don't get burned with your wire transfer!  Anytime you're going to wire money, please call the recipient prior to executing the wire transfer to verify the wiring instructions.  I've talked several Central Virginia...

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American Tree Farm System

My family's been involved in Tree Farming for years.  In the 1960's I first learned about Forestry from my grandfather while exploring his Augusta County Tree Farm.  The American Tree Farm System, Virginia Forestry Association and the Virginia Department of Forestry...

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Your Home & Forest Fire Protection

Many homes can be found nestled in Central Virginia's forest (our home remains surrounded by woods).  For homes located on wells, surrounded by woods and down country roads, forest fire can become a challenge. When building or caring for your home and land, please...

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