Real Estate

Around the World & Here in Virginia, and now West Virginia

We are Chris & Debbie Cloud, known around Northern Fauquier as The CLOUD Difference (a strategic consulting team working in Northern Virginia). 

We strategize around the world and handle real property deals here in Virginia. We are glad to introduce our personal firm, God & Country Real Properties, with traditional American values focused on the future.

Our worldly experience includes general managers, project management, business administration, hospitality, property management, investment properties, estate management, and commercial real estate.

Chris & Debbie’s goal is to take the client’s idea and locate options for the best property for that endeavor. We enjoy locating, developing and implementing a creative vision of a client looking to impact the community with innovative ideas.  

Virginia and West Virginia are built with creative country commercial real estate ventures weaved through the local residents to support the vitality and individuality of the local area. Crossing over Thorough Fare Gap there needs to be a sign posted “Beyond Here Be Dragons!”  We are dedicated to the Piedmont lifestyle and the mountains of West Virginia that is not for the faint of heart. We support America.

Our clients seek a special niche to set up shop, invest or call home.  The rural back roads unique locales provide the canvas to expand on the “Hidden Charm”!

Chris & Debbie work with a select group of clients and their specific real estate interests. 

Our expertise in the full spectrum of real estate lends our unique touch and dedication to our client’s projects.  Debbie started working in the real estate profession back in 1987, and received her license the first time in 1989.  Chris had worked in yacht/estate/island management since 1994 and received his real estate license in 2017.  In 2021, Debbie received her associate brokers license, and at the end of 2023, started God & Country Real Properties as a dba for CD Encompass, a Strategic Consulting Firm & Professional Real Estate Brokerage. In 2024, God & Country Real Properties expanded to West Virginia.

Our Formula is being positive, skilled partners in their real estate ventures

OurTeamwork is based on our foundational qualities of:


Chris & Debbie’s clients have a variety of different projects and each requires a different real estate team from conception to completion. 

We have created unique packages to provide information, resources, and options in the real estate process that is unique for each client and their goals.

  • Invitation to work with The CLOUD Difference for mutual benefit
  • Community Development Projects
  • Commercial Real Estate
  • Real Estate Investment
  • Farming in Virginia & Cottage Industries
  • Professional Horse Operations
  • Getting Prepared to Invest in Real Estate
  • The Truth About Buying & Selling
  • The Skinny on The Comparative Market Analysis
  • The Integrated Marketing Packages available by request

Chris & Debbie Cloud, The CLOUD Difference. The brokerage God & Country Real Properties are located in Marshall, Virginia and Hedgesville, West Virginia. They are known for their community support for the Frontline of the Heartland.Debbie is the principal broker.

We are Realtors because we believe strongly in the code of ethics and standards of the association.  There is always more to the story with current media spin. Remember our dedication is to education, truth and the best steps forward. We provide information beyond the spin to protect our clients interests in any real estate endeavor.

What makes us different from others is our vast experience beyong the real estate market that lends value to any real estate transaction. Anyone can buy and sell. What we bring is much more to the table. In a time of Artificial Intelligence and so much Misinformation, we have those hard conversations discussing current challenges and work with our clients to find viable solutions.

If you want that personal touch and good old fashion dedication, reach out and to have a real conversation.

That is The CLOUD Difference.

You are welcome to contact us about a project, real estate investment or property venture, and we can discuss a personal plan for your vision.

We work on a referral basis and by invitation only, and a portion of our proceeds go to our social community projects.

*Resumes & References available upon request.