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Resources and information for rural real estate and land professionals, plus profiles and interviews with the country’s top land brokers, rural appraisers and ranch and farm managers

Wilson Creek Ranch sale, Teller County, Colorado

Broker of the Week: Bob Regester, Mossy Oak Properties Colorado Mountain Realty

Congratulations to Bob Regester with Mossy Oak Properties Colorado Mountain Realty for his sale this week of 2,212-acre Wilson Creek Ranch in central Colorado's Teller County. The ranch's diverse topography ranges from high alpine meadows to several miles of the trout-rich 4 Mile Creek.

Las Varas Ranch, Santa Barbara, California

Broker of the Week: Kerry Mormann & Associates

Congratulations to Kerry Mormann & Associates for completing the sale of Santa Barbara's 1,800-acre Las Varas Ranch. This stunning Pacific Coast landscape was listed as sold for $70 million

Nevada ranch for sale

Broker of the Week: Tamara Nordmeyer, United Country – Cowboy Country Realty

Congratulations to Tamara Nordmeyer with United Country/Cowboy Country Realty for her sale this week of 2,477-acre Rose Creek Ranch in Humboldt County, Nevada.

Seaboard Timberlands sale, Southern Forestry Realty

Broker of the Week: Southern Forestry Realty

Congratulations to Southern Forestry Realty for their sale of 1,400-acre Seaboard Timberlands in Florida's Jefferson County. The $2.5-million sale on January 17 was the largest land sale based on data submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program over the past seven days.

Cattle ranch in Lincoln County, New Mexico

Broker of the Week: Scott McNally, Bar M Real Estate

Congratulations to Scott McNally with Bar M Real Estate for his sale of 12,847-acre Double L Ranch in New Mexico's Lincoln County. The January 12 sale was the largest land sale based on data submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

Image of rangeland for sale in South Dakota

Broker of the Week: Shippy Realty

Congratulations to Winner, South Dakota-based Shippy Realty for their sale of 1,280 acres of rangeland in Tripp County. The $1.2 million sale on January 4 was the week's largest land sale recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

Rcereational land for sale in eastern Oklahoma

Broker of the Week: Billy Greenwood, RE/MAX Champion Land Brokers

Congratulations to Billy Greenwood with Poteau, Oklahoma-based RE/MAX Champion Land Brokers for his sale this week of a 7,621-acre wildlife sanctuary in the San Bois Mountains area of southeastern Oklahoma.

Montana cattle ranch landscape

Broker of the Week: Swan Land Company

Congratulations to Swan Land Company their sale of 6,347-acre Spear Lazy U Ranch, a scenic cattle and hunting ranch that crosses Meagher and Parker counties in Colorado's Rocky Mountains. 

Patterson North Camp sale in Stonewall County, Texas

Broker of the Week: John Ekdahl & Rex Detamore, Ekdahl Real Estate

Congratulations to the Ekdahl Real Estate team of John Ekdahl and Rex Detamore for their sale of 4,743-acre Patterson North Camp in Stonewall County, Texas. 

Pat Doyle with fish

Defining Success: Meet LandLeader’s Pat Doyle

Pat Doyle, the new Managing Director of LandLeader, defines success for himself and the network of exclusive real estate professionals the same way. “Success for myself and LandLeader is defined very simply—deliver the absolute best marketing results for our real estate brokerages—leading to increased property listings and sales.”

New Mexico ranch for sale

Broker of the Week: Greg Walker and Robert Martin, Walker & Martin Ranch Sales

This week's largest recorded land sale, according to data available through the Lands of America Comparable Sale program, was of 9,481-acre Canyon Colorado Ranch in Mora County, New Mexico.

timberland tract for sale in grant county, arkansas

Broker of the Week: Ricky O’Neill, United Country – Neeley Forestry Service

This week's largest recorded land sale, according to data available through the Lands of America Comparable Sale program, was of a 5,362-acre timberland tract in Chambers County, Texas. Congratulations to Texas Home and Ranch's Greg Gonsoulin, who brokered the sale. 

timberland tract for sale in Chambers County, Texas

Broker of the Week: Greg Gonsoulin, Texas Home and Ranch

This week's largest recorded land sale, according to data available through the Lands of America Comparable Sale program, was of a 5,362-acre timberland tract in Chambers County, Texas. Congratulations to Texas Home and Ranch's Greg Gonsoulin, who brokered the sale. 

Timberland in Lake County, Oregon

Broker of the Week: Ken Thomas Real Estate LLC

Congratulations to Ken Thomas with Crane, Oregon-based Ken Thomas Real Estate, LLC, for his sale of a 25,680-deeded-acre forestry tract in southern Oregon this week.

Broker of the Week: Chip Cole & Associates, Ranch Brokers

Listed as sold on November 12, 2018, Rancho Buena Vista occupies a landscape of rolling hills and long canyons in the rugged desert terrain of far-west Texas, about an hour east of El Paso.

farm for sale in northern Montana

Broker of the Week: Mark Pyrak, Fort Benton Realty LLP

Congratulations to Mark Pyrak with Fort Benton Realty LLP for his sale this week of 6,240-acre Wilson Farms in northern Montana.

Hopson Farm sale, Elmore County, Alabama

Broker of the Week: Pete Hall, John Hall & Company

Congratulations to Pete Hall with Montgomery, Alabama-based John Hall & Company for his sale this week of 2,534-acre Hopson Farm, a multi-faceted estate to the east of Montgomery offering a diverse mix of pasture, timber and recreational acreage.

Rocking S Ranch sale, Texas Ranch Sales

Broker of the Week: Texas Ranch Sales, LLC

Congratulations to Texas Ranch Sales, LLC, for their sale of 2,245-acre Rocking S Ranch in Schleicher County, Texas. Listed as sold on October 19, 2018, the low-fenced cattle and recreational ranch just outside of Eldorado sold for $3.7 million.

Long Coulee Ranch sale, Montana

Broker of the Week: Bill Bahny, Bill Bahny & Associates, LLC Real Estate

Congratulations to Bill Bahny with Helena, Montana-based Bill Bahny & Associates for the sale this week of 4,480-deeded-acre Long Coulee Ranch.

Chimney Rock Farm sale, Dan McEwen

Broker of the Week: Dan McEwen, McEwen Group

Congratulations to Dan McEwen, broker/owner of McEwen Group, for his sale of 1,000-acre Chimney Rock Farm in north-central Tennessee's Pickett County. This $2.6-million sale was recorded on October 4 through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.