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Texas Land Markets: Post Remarkable Recovery from the COVID Pandemic

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliland reports on Texas land markets for the third quarter of 2020.

Texas Rural Land Prices 2010–2020

Texas Land Markets: Struggling Through the Pandemic

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliland reports on Texas land markets for the second quarter of 2020.

Another Month of Record-Breaking Traffic

The Land.com Network continued its record-breaking streak for the second month in a row, with 11.7 million visits.

New Monthly Traffic & Leads Insights

The Land.com Network continued its record-breaking streak for the second month in a row, with 11.7 million visits.

Texas Rural Land Prices 2010–2020

Texas Land Markets: Wandering the Wilderness!

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the first quarter of 2020.

Our Traffic Just Keeps on Growing

The Land.com Network continued its record-breaking streak for the second month in a row, with 11.7 million visits.

Texas Land Markets Find Another Gear

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the fourth quarter 2019.

Texas Land Markets in the Third Quarter of 2019

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the third quarter of 2019.

Steady as She Goes! Texas Land Markets in the Second Quarter of 2019

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the second quarter of 2019.

Meet the talents behind Lands of America

Team Land Techies – The Talents behind Lands of America

We’re excited to announce the arrival of the brand-new Lands of America website, which has been fully redesigned to provide a faster, more effective browsing experience for buyers and sellers of rural land and property across the United States.

Prosperity Rules: Texas Land Markets in the First Quarter of 2019

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the first quarter of 2019.

Texas land markets forecast for 2019

2019: Uncertain Times in Texas Land Markets

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for 2019.

Texas 2018 Third Quarter Land Market Report

Research economist Dr. Charles Gilliand reports on Texas land markets for the third quarter 2018.

Tracking the Trend in Land Values

Have you wondered what your land is worth? The only way to truly know its value is to have hard data on market trends. Fortunately, that kind of information is available thanks to a friendship forged over 50 years ago.

The Wild Side of Business: So You Want to Play the Wildlife Game?

Greg Simons’ quarterly column focuses on the enterprise aspects of wildlife-based recreation that takes place on private lands across the country.

Report: Texas Land Markets at the Beginning of 2017

Texas land prices reached a new high in the first quarter of 2017. However, deflated prices have essentially remained rather flat since 2015. These first quarter results indicate that current market dynamics reflect a more measured environment compared to the accelerated growth in 2013-14.

Opinion: 453 is better than 1031

Congress is looking into the idea of changing IRC Section 1031. There are options to a 1031 exchange and in some ways, even a better option than a 1031 itself. The answer can be found in IRC Section 453.

Source: Real Estate Center Texas A&M University

Texas 2016 Land Market Report

Following the robust price recovery from 2012 through 2013 when prices surged by 7 to 10.5 percent annually, Texas land markets seem to have taken a break.