JV Southern Real Estate, LLC is a team of local real estate experts ready to help you sell your home. Our process begins with an evaluation of your home, we then set a competitive price and use proven methods to match your home with the right buyer at the best price possible. We are committed to quick sales, professional behavior, and unmatched personal service that will ensure you understand and feel at ease throughout the entire home selling process. Our well-trained and certified agents specialize in the local Citrus County real estate market. We are prepared to sell your home efficiently and professionally.
Jacob Vaughan, Owner
Jake Vaughan lived most of his life in Citrus County Florida after moving from Michigan shortly after birth. He is an alumni of Crystal River High School and attended the College of Central Florida and San Jacinto Community College.
Jake serves on the board at the Citrus County Building Alliance as a director where he has since been nominated for second vice president. He is also a member of the Citrus County Chamber of Commerce as well as a director at the Citrus Construction Academy, and is a licensed Florida Realtor®.
Jake has two other businesses that are well established in Citrus and the surrounding counties. Conservation Plus specializes in residential home energy efficiency (HERS Ratings) and government tax credits and Southern Aerial Imagery specializes in aerial photography.
Julie Jennings, Broker
JV Southern Real Estate is a new name to Citrus County, but Julie has been in and around the area her entire life. Originally from Michigan, her Grandparents came in the 1960’s, her parents in the 1980’s, and she decided to make it her home in 1994.
Julie became licensed to sell Real Estate in 2001 and is the previous Owner/Broker of Coldwell Banker, 1st Choice Realty. With a background in finance and marketing, Real Estate seemed like a perfect fit.
My role in this community has been to serve. I will continue that through JV Southern Real Estate. I understand the values of hard work, integrity and outstanding client services. I also understand the level of trust placed in my possession as we navigate this process together. My intent is to exceed your expectations.
Former president of Suncoast Business Masters
Former member of YMCA steering committee
Former member Women’s Business Alliance
Virginia "Jeannie" Viera, Realtor®
Virginia “Jeannie” Viera has spent most of her life in Florida, settling into Citrus County in March of 2019. Having lived several years in Boca Raton, Jeannie now enjoys being a part of our Nature Coast. Some of her favorite things about the area are the community atmosphere, the alignment our community shares with nature, the affordability of homeownership and the kind and friendly people she has met since arriving.
Jeannie fits nicely into the Real Estate Profession. For more than 25 years she has been designing Interior Décor and has a vast book of business. Not to mention a trained eye for design, making homes more appealing, which will likely sell more quickly.
Fluent in English, Spanish and Armenian, her travels keep her spoken languages well practiced. Currently, she and her husband enjoy spending time with their Jeep club, exploring the community and spending time with their four children.
Family value is a common element between Jeannie and JV Southern Real Estate. Bringing with her values of hard work, integrity and loyalty. She looks forward to providing superior client services and a very fluid transaction.
Donald "Donnie" Dewees, Jr., Realtor®
Donnie was born and raised in Crystal River of Citrus County. He graduated from Crystal River High School in 2012 and continued his education at the University of North Florida in Jacksonville. In 2015, he was drafted by the Chicago Cubs and still plays for them today. Over the past 3 years he has been living in Tampa and Apollo Beach, gaining knowledge of the area.
During his time there he has been dealing with some injuries and decided to acquire his real estate license. Being in Florida his entire life, he has a great understanding of the local and surrounding areas.
Donnie has a competitive nature built in him and will go to bat to provide you the best service possible to find your new home.