Buying Land

Tools and tips to make buying land easier

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Listing of the Week: Blue Mountain Ranch, Texas

Located between Uvalde and Knippa, Texas, this awesome high-fenced 2,280± acre ranch offers incredible commercial hunting opportunities.

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On the Cover: Texas Hill Country’s Sussex Farm

This 146-acre farm in kerr county provides a glimpse of the English countryside in the easily accessible heart of the Texas Hill Country.

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Listing of the Week: Ghurka Founder Marley Hodgson Lists His Colorado Guest Ranch for $8.3 Million

A stunning wilderness property nestled within a valley of the West Elk Wilderness of the Colorado Rocky Mountains, Smith Fork Ranch was assembled and designed by Ghurka leather goods founder Marley Hodgson.

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The A to Z of Land Uses: Understanding Land-Use Specifics

Understanding land-use specifics will set you up for success when it’s time to finally buy that vacant land you’ve had your eye on. Here's our guide to the most important land-use classifications.

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Guide to Buying Land for Retirement

Whether you’re years away from retirement or it’s creeping up on you rather quickly, it’s never too late to add buying land to your retirement plans.

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What’s the Difference Between a Farm and Ranch?

If you’re thinking about throwing on your overalls and investing in a ranch or farm, it’s important to know the difference in order to find the one that is right for you and your goals.

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Notes from the Field: Representing the Ranch Buyer in the Digital Age

With the availability of so much information in today's digital age, a Certified Buyer Representative for ranch buyers can bring some much-needed clarity and perspective to the buying process.

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How to Start Your Own Vineyard

Who hasn’t secretly dreamed of opening their own vineyard? Pour yourself a glass of merlot or chardonnay and let’s learn all about starting your own vineyard.

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Warm, Warmer, On Fire!: A Look at Buyer Sentiment from the 2017 Land Markets Survey

Investing in land real estate can be as intimidating as it is exciting, which is why it is so important to get all the information you need to make the right decision.

LANDscape: Summer 2018

From the pages of the summer 2018 issue of LAND magazine, here's our selection of intriguing properties featured on Lands of America.