Broker / Agent
Heartland Country Real Estate is a full service real estate company located in the heart of the Sandhills, Valentine, Nebraska. Known as Small Town, Big Adventure, the area is an outdoor enthusiasts dream from the rolling Sandhills to the winding Niobrara National Scenic River, attracting thousands of visitors every year. Nebraska is also known for corn and cattle with abundant water sources and prime rangeland. Locally Cherry County is the top cow producing county in the nation. Here at Heartland Country, we know the area and enjoy matching people with the many property options available. Broker/Owner Janelle Johnson is a Nebraska native raised on a farm/ranch where the outdoors was part of everyday life. After working in the banking industry, she transitioned into the real estate profession, purchasing an established company a few years later. Janelle has an exceptional understanding of area homes, buildings, and land. These characteristics allow her to consult clients in making an informed decision whether buying or selling. She enjoys recreational activities including hiking and horseback riding. Sales Associate/Owner Mark Johnson has Sandhills roots deep in his veins operating a 4th generation family ranch. After attending the University of Nebraska at Lincoln and obtaining a degree in Agriculture, he returned home to the ranch and has been the sole operator for the last twenty years. Mark has an extensive knowledge of local agricultural, development, and land use. These characteristics allow him to assist clients with making their real estate goals a reality. He is an avid outdoorsman and particularly enjoys fishing and hunting. Heartland Country Real Estate provides a professional and personal touch to the real estate experience. Together, Mark & Janelle enjoy the great outdoors the area has to offer through ranch life, camping, canoeing, entertaining, and traveling. With almost 15 combined years of experience, they have knowledge in various types of real estate including residential, commercial, recreational, and farm/ranch. They are also active in the local community and are involved in several organizations, which enhances their familiarity of the market. Contact the Johnson’s to help you find your perfect fit in the Sandhills!