Tag: land finances

How much is your land worth?

Find Out What Your Land is Really Worth

Assigning value to your land is no easy task, which is why finding the right information from a reliable source of rural land value trends is crucial.

A Look at a Legacy Auction

Any cattle feeder, or successful investor for that matter, can attest that the biggest rewards often come when you are willing to assume a bit of risk.

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.

Buying or Selling Rural Real Estate? Know the Lending Lingo

Whether you are purchasing or selling property, it helps to know the lending lingo.

Tax Considerations When Making Ranch Purchase

Tax Considerations When Making a Ranch Purchase

Written by Mary Jane Robinson, CPA The decision to own ranch property may be a lifelong dream. It can be ...

Find the Right Lender for your Rural Land Purchase

Imagine this: You found your perfect property in the perfect location at a great price. Your offer was accepted, and ...

farm selling tips

What You Need to Know When Selling a Farm or Ranch

If you're considering selling a farm or ranch, there are important tax and financial planning issues of which you need to be aware. We take a detailed look.

Section 1031

Section 1031 Is On The Tax Reform Table

There has been a lot of talk about the need to reform our huge and complicated tax code. Like most things in life, the tax code is neither all good nor all bad. As much as we hate taxes, we like many of the things they pay for, such as public schools, highways and national parks.