Buying Land

Tools and tips to make buying land easier

La Bandera Ranch, Dimmit County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Iconic South Texas Ranch Hits the Market at Over $50 Million

Greg Norman's Seven Lakes Ranch

Listing of the Week: Greg Norman’s Seven Lakes Ranch

home for sale in Transylvania County, North Carolina

Listing of the Week: Serene Country Living in North Carolina’s “Land of Waterfalls”

Robin's Rock Ranch, Texas Hill Country

Listing of the Week: Robin’s Rock Ranch in Texas Hill Country

La Bandera Ranch, Dimmit County, Texas
Listing of the Week: Iconic South Texas Ranch Hits the Market at Over $50 Million
Greg Norman's Seven Lakes Ranch
Listing of the Week: Greg Norman’s Seven Lakes Ranch
home for sale in Transylvania County, North Carolina
Listing of the Week: Serene Country Living in North Carolina’s “Land of Waterfalls”
Robin's Rock Ranch, Texas Hill Country
Listing of the Week: Robin’s Rock Ranch in Texas Hill Country
Horses on the Ow Ranch in Wyoming

Listing of the Week: The OW Ranch

The OW Ranch is the original headquarters of the Kendrick Cattle Company and operates on nearly 50,000± contiguous acres, of which 32,428± is well blocked, deeded land.

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The Impact of Forestry in South Carolina

American Forest Management was born out of a passion for land and a desire to work with landowners. In fact, our company tagline is “We’re in this Together” because we know our work is all about relationships—the relationships between land utilization and conservation, the relationship between the landowner and property, and ultimately, the relationship between American Forest Management and the clients we serve.

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Tips on Land Investing from the Experts

The Web is filled with sources of advice on how to investment in land—some more credible than others. To help cut through some of the noise out there, we got tips from two land investing experts to help you invest your money wisely.

Fishing hole on hunting land for sale in Missouri

Listing of the Week: Tiny Homes & Land for Sale in the Missouri Ozarks

Looking for an affordable weekend retreat south of St. Louis in the beautiful Ozarks? Look no further. This new 34-acre tract offers an off-the-grid getaway close to Mark Twain National Forest in Missouri's outdoor-centric Crawford County. 

Where to buy cheapest land in America

Best Places to Buy Cheap Land in America

Whether you’re dreaming of buying land to expand your farm or have big plans for a vacation home, finding affordable land is the first step in making your land-owning dreams a reality. Buying land isn’t about finding the cheapest lot, it’s about finding the lot that is going to work the best for your particular endeavor while also making financial sense.

Garrett Estate Cellars vineyard

Listing of the Week: Vineyard for Sale on Colorado’s Fertile Western Slope

The Garrett Estate Cellars in Olathe, Colorado, is among one of western Colorado's favorite wineries and vineyards. The winery has state-of-the-art winemaking equipment capable of producing up to 7,000 cases of wine a year, with award-winning varieties such as Pinot Noir, Cabernet Sauvignon, Merlot, and white varieties of Riesling, Pinot Grigio, Chardonnay, and Gewrtztraminer.

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Texas Land Markets 2018 Through the Second Quarter

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliland reports on Texas land markets during the first six months of 2018.

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Listing of the Week: Scenic Rural Retreat in Virginia’s Bath County

Virginia's River Ridge Ranch Estate occupies a scenic perch that movie buffs may recognize from the 1993 Richard Gere/Jodie Foster flick, Sommersby. This well-manicured property shares a boundary with the region's sprawling George Washington & Jefferson National Forests and overlooks the meandering Cowpasture River.

Fall 2018 Texas Spotlight Properties

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

Sunset over Blue Mountain Ranch in Uvalde County, Texas

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.

Beaver Creek Ranch

On the Cover: Beaver Creek Ranch in Wyoming

The Beaver Creek Ranch, just west of Big Horn and Sheridan, Wyoming, is truly spectacular, exceptional and private. This offering represents an opportunity of a lifetime for someone who has their heartstrings pulled by the Bighorn Mountains and her lovely foothills.