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Sam Middleton Sells 21,747-acre Thompson Ranch in New Mexico

Congratulations to Sam Middleton of Chas. S. Middleton and Son, who sold the 21,747-acre Thompson Ranch in Chaves County, New Mexico. This sale occurred on April 14, 2017, and was submitted through our Comparable Sales Program.

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Listing of the Week: Gaming Entrepreneur Richard Garriott Lists Whimsical Austin Estate for $45 Million

Game entrepreneur Richard Garriott's 66-acre Lake Austin ranch has hit the market for a potentially record-setting $45 million.

Wyoming’s AX Ranch Sells for Only Second Time in Its History

Congratulations to James Rinehart with Western United Realty who sold 12,255 acres in Albany County, Wyoming. This sale occurred on April 7, 2017, and was submitted through our Comparable Sales Program.

Tom W. Davis Caballo Creek Ranch sale

Tom W. Davis of Texas Ranch Brokerage Sells Prime South Texas Hunting Ranch

Congratulations to Tom W. Davis with Texas Ranch Brokerage for his sale of 2,085-acre Caballo Creek Ranch in McMullen County, Texas, this week. This sale occurred on April 3, 2017 and was the largest land and property sale for the week recorded through our Comparable Sales Program.

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What is the Definition of a Legacy Ranch?

In today’s culture of rapid-pace, multi-screen and readily available information, we often hear of big business tycoons, such as Ted Turner, who own hundreds of thousands of acres of ranchland, but we do not consider their dedication to preserving the very heritage and life of those lands.

Lands of America March 2017 Land News & Trends

A total of 8,970 new listings were added by sellers on Lands of America in March 2017, including an historic 18th-century manor and Western ranch that's said to have once been the hideout for Billy the Kid.

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The History of the “War-Welding Cowboy”

A look at the history of the Texas ranch welder, from the post-Civil War years up to today's skilled and creative artisans.

Listing of the Week: Remarkable Hunting Ranch in the Heart of the Rockies

Situated in a flat-bottomed valley in the heart of the Colorado Rockies, 2,121-acre Big Elk Ranch is a well-rounded mountain ranch that combines abundant recreational opportunities with income-producing options from existing livestock and hunting-lease operations.

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How to Sell Your Land

As you contemplate selling your ranch or land, it is important to have an understanding of the process ahead of you. Here is advice on selling your ranch or land from a 30-year veteran.

10 Biggest Land & Ranches for Sale in 2016

Throughout the year, we've profiled everything from a turnkey vineyard in southern California's Paso Robles region to the auctioning of Joe Cocker's Colorado ranch to the sale of John and Jackie Kennedy's former Virginia farm. Below is a roundup of the five biggest and five most expensive ranches and land listed for sale in 2016 that are currently on the market.

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Biggest Land Sales of 2016

The Lands of America Comparable Sales database currently tracks sales information for over 215,000 sales transactions dating back to 2003. This year saw sellers submit sales data for over 25,000 sold properties to our database, totaling some $7 billion in rural land and real-estate sales activity for the year.

listing of the week: eagle ridge ranch, utah

Listing of the Week: Multi-Faceted Recreational Tract in Utah’s Wasatch Front

Eagle Ridge Ranch was listed on December 19, 2016, and represents a unique opportunity to purchase 10,237 contiguous acres at the southern ...

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Listing of the Week: Bandera County’s One-of-a-Kind Magnolia Pearl Ranch

Designed by the fashion designers behind the Magnolia Pearl fashion boutique in Fredericksburg, Texas, Magnolia Pearl Ranch is a unique 39-acre property in the heart of Texas Hill Country.

Listing of the Week: Fly-Fishing Paradise Near Durango, Colorado

This week’s Listing of the Week is an exceptional recreational property in the San Juan Mountains area east of Durango, Colorado. Listed by Zach and Tom Morse of Legacy Properties West Sotheby's International Realty, 175-acre Gray Hackle Ranch hit the market on December 5, 2016. The listing price is $6.95 million.

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Listing of the Week: “City Slickers” Set Location Up for Sale in Colorado

The ranch used as a location during the filming of the 1991 comedy starring Billy Crystal, City Slickers, hit the market this week for $2.6 million. Located in Colorado’s La Plata County, the 230-acre property lies only a few miles west of the cowboy town of Durango in the heart of the southern Rockies.

Listing of the Week: Starbucks Ojai Valley Ranch

Listing of the Week: Upscale Equestrian Property in the SoCal Hills

Starbucks Ojai Valley Ranch sits amidst South California's beautiful Ojai Valley, a popular weekend getaway for Los Angelenos. The property features an acclaimed income-producing equestrian center as well as a beautifully designed custom home by a local architect.

Listing of the Wee: Rancho Monte Alegre auction

Listing of the Week: The American Riviera’s Rancho Monte Alegre

This week's property spotlight is of a unique mountain property in the hills overlooking Santa Barbara, California. The 3,000-acre Rancho Monte Alegre, which has hosted Hollywood celebrities including John Wayne and Clark Gable, is due to go up for auction in December 2016.

Guide to Big Game Licenses on Western Ranches

The West offers so many extraordinary things, from big peaks to big views to the exceptional big game. Dan Murphy, owner of M4 Ranch Group, breaks down everything you need to know about securing a big game license for your western ranch.

Rob Pfister, Pfister Land Company

Rob Pfister: Old West Values, New West Vision

Rob Pfister, owner of Pfister Land Company in Buffalo, Wyoming, was weaned on the independent spirit and self-reliance of the American West.

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10 Best Management Practices for Running a Profitable Ranch

Some folks purchase rural land for pleasure as much as for profit. Motivated by a dream of running a hunting operation, raising cattle or having their own place to roam, they may forget that the land can help pay for itself.