The Herndon Company was founded in 1953 by Mr. Arthur Herndon, Jr. who served the Company proudly until his death at age 89. His son, James Lee Herndon is now the President of this multifaceted company. The Herndon Company offers full service real estate specializing in residential, commercial, property management, farms and land in the Valdosta and South Georgia area. The readers of the Valdosta Daily Times chose The Herndon Company as the Best Real Estate Company for 2005, 2006, 2007, 2008, 2009 ,2011, 2013 and 2014. The Herndon's credit "the level of integrity and real estate experience that our firm provides" for being chosen the best in their category. "The knowledge and skills developed and tested through many years of successful real estate experience affords our customers and clients a smooth and worry-free transaction. "The Company has eight people on staff with 26 Sales Associates.