Land.com Network

The Land.com Network is the largest online marketplace for the purchase and sale of rural land and real estate. The network includes online marketplaces LandsofAmerica.com, LandandFarm.com and LandWatch.com, plus the LAND Magazines publications, LAND and TEXAS LAND magazines.

Q&A with Kathy Shea Mormino, aka “The Chicken Chick”

We recently had the pleasure of connecting with Kathy Shea Mormino, author of The Chicken Chick’s Guide to Backyard Chickens: ...

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Notes from the Field: It’s Time to GIS—Get It Surveyed!

A detailed look at what to expect from a land survey of your property, and why it's so important to conduct a thorough survey with the help of a qualified land professional.

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Guide to Renting Tools for House Building

Building your own house from scratch can be one of the most exciting but intimidating prospects. After buying the plot of land and finishing all the paperwork, you'll want to save as much money as possible, so one great way of cutting down on the final costs of the project is renting the tools to build your new home.

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How Much Land Does Queen Elizabeth II Actually Own?

All eyes will be on Windsor Castle this weekend for the much-anticipated wedding of Prince Harry and Meghan Markle. The wedding will confer new title and land on the happy couple, who enjoy the benefits of being part of a Royal Family with significant land and real-estate holdings throughout the United Kingdom.

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Georgia Pellegrini Debuts Her New “Wild Food” TV Show on Travel Channel

Georgia Pellegrini's new TV show, "Wild Food", is set to debut on the Travel Channel and take viewers on a journey around the globe to source new foods that will go into a meal that Georgia will prepare at the end of each episode.

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Make It Count: Where to Shoot a Deer (Infographic)

To help you hit the mark in the most humane possible way, this helpful infographic from the outdoors experts at Wilderness Today will keep your eye on the target.

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How to Get the Country’s Favorite National Parks (Almost) to Yourself this Summer

America's favorite national parks are popular for good reasons: dramatic landscapes, pristine ecosystems, epic wildlife and iconic vistas, to name but a few. But there are ways to enjoy stunners like Grand Canyon, Glacier and Great Smoky national parks without the crowds. Find out how here.

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5 Tips for Hiking With Your Dog

Learn useful tips for hiking with your dog that will ensure a safe trail experience and give you a chance to bond and spend a great time with your dog outdoors.

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Listing of the Week: Turnkey Geothermal Hot Springs Resort for Sale in Northern California

Family-owned and operated for the past 60 years, 20-room Surprise Valley Hot Springs sits amidst a broad agricultural valley traversed by westward-bound wagon trains in the mid-1800s and later settled by California homesteaders.

Questions to ask when buying land

Top Questions to Ask When Buying Land

Get answers to these questions before you buy raw or undeveloped land.

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How to Install Power on Vacant Land

Whether you’re setting up a camp in a rural area or starting a house on an empty lot, you’ll need some power to truly make it livable. Here's a guide to running power or electricity to your land.

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New Land And Farm Website Is Here!

We’re excited to announce big changes to the Land And Farm website this week, which dramatically enhance your land-buying and searching experience on one of the biggest and most trusted online rural real estate marketplaces.

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How to Invest in Land With a Self-Directed Retirement Account

If you make money by selling, leasing or developing raw land, you can put these same strategies to work for your future with a self-directed retirement plan.

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Water Worlds: A Paddleboarder’s Guide to Exploring the Outdoors

The founder of Floating Authority, a gear-review site for paddleboards, kayaks and other paddling equipment, gives us his top picks for where to paddleboard in the U.S.

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The Five-Minute Guide to Building Your Off-Grid Bolthole (Video)

Watch a timelapse video of Canadian outdoorsman Shawn James handcrafting his off-grid cabin in the Ontario backwoods.

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Are Solar Panels Worth the Investment for Your Home?

My neighbors have solar panels. Each time I drive up our driveway those panels glare back at me with judgement. ...

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3 Lawn Care Practices You Can Do Yourself

Your lawn should be the pride of your landscaping. Thick, vibrant green grass makes any outdoor space more beautiful, drives up your property values, and keeps your yard cool and comfortable. Unfortunately, you probably can’t get the lush lawn of your dreams without help.

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Local Conservation Group Buys Sandstone Ranch to Preserve Land for Public Use

Sandstone Ranch has been sold to Douglas County Open Space in an acquisition that will preserve the land for public use and conservation efforts. The sale was brokered by Mirr Ranch Group on February 6, 2018.

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8 Dog Breeds That Are Perfect for the Outdoor Lifestyle

To celebrate all that is wonderful about our canine partners in adventure, here are eight of our favorite dog breeds made for the outdoors.

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5 Best Tools for Repairing an Old Building or Barn

With the right tools and some dedication, you can turn your rundown shed, barn or cottage into a useful and attractive outbuilding. Here are five essential pieces of equipment that you'll need to get the project done.