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2018 Holiday Gift Guide

Winter 2018 Texas Holiday Gift Guide

Our annual gift guide curated especially for the discriminating Texas land aficionado. Gift ideas ranging from gifts for the home, foodies, book lovers and more!

Texas 2018 Third Quarter Land Market Report

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

View of Winchell River Ranch, for sale in Brown County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Winchell River Ranch is a Classic Cross Timbers Ranch

Winchell River Ranch is a classic Texas Cross Timbers hunting and agricultural ranch that overlooks approximately two-and-a-half miles of the Colorado River between Brownwood and Brady.

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Blue Bulls & Black Beards: A Guide to Hunting Nilgai Antelope

Until recently few hunters knew much, if anything, about nilgai. The cat’s been out of the bag for a number of years now, however, and the popularity of hunting these big, exotic antelope has soared.

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Barn Living Combines Modern Home Benefits with Rustic Charm

A barn-style building combines the benefits of a modern home with the rustic charm and function of a timber horse barn.

We Will Not Be Tamed Ambassadors

A Natural Connection: Meet Adrian Sabom & Xochitl Rodriguez

Adrian and Xochitl's passion for the outdoors, and especially for sharing it with their children, is one of the reasons the two women were tapped as ambassadors for Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation’s We Will Not Be Tamed campaign. The campaign calls us to appreciate the wildness of Texas, the vastness of our Texas spirit and why we should be inspired to conserve it.

Listing of the Week: Estancia on the Brazos

Estancia on the Brazos is without a doubt one of the most breathtaking ranches in all of Washington County. This property is truly one of a kind. The ranch has long views of the Brazos River and surrounding countryside with a combination of rolling pastureland and heavily-treed areas for wildlife habitat.

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A Primer on Federal Takings

The lessons learned in South Texas as border wall construction proceeds is an ongoing case study of federal taking for landowners throughout the nation.

William Chris Vineyards, Texas Hill Country wine

Becoming Truly Texas: William Chris Vineyards in Texas Hill Country

We have a responsibility to steward and take care of the ground. For some this may be the yard at their house, for others it could be a 2,000-acre wheat pasture. For Chris Brundrett, it is the grape vines growing on his property in the heart of the Texas Hill Country.

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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.

Fall 2018 Texas Land & Lifestyle Trends

Our snapshot of the latest sporting goods, gear and more for Texas land aficionados, from wildlife prints and tea towels to Texas honey and custom cowboy boots.

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Celebrating Hunting and Habitat: Texas Big Game Awards

Since 1990, the Texas Big Game Awards (TBGA) has set itself apart from “big buck” contests by showcasing the vital relationship between hunting and habitat.

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.

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A Good Sport: Texas Coach Leon McNeil Inspires Youth with Outdoor Adventures

Leon McNeil’s passion for the outdoors and especially for passing it on to the next generation made him an obvious choice as an ambassador for Texas Parks and Wildlife Foundation’s “We Will Not Be Tamed” campaign.

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Keys to Success in the Hunting Business

What are the most important aspects for making your hunting business a success? Our wildlife expert Greg Simons shares his advice based on his decades of experience.

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.

Laborcitas Creek Ranch Receives 2018 Leopold Conservation Award® for Texas

At a time when Texas wild places face threats such as land ownership fragmentation and non-native invasive grasses, Laborcitas Creek Ranch shines as a beacon.

Texas Land Markets First Quarter 2018

The strong trends established in the second half of 2017 steamed ahead in preliminary first quarter results.

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Ready, Aim, Fire

Strategic planning for your land sales business boils down to a few simple steps: set clear, written goals (ready), identify the specific activities to get you there (aim), then execute the plan (fire). Top agents who do take time to strategically plan have a more predictable business and, consequently, they operate with more clarity.

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Listing of the Week: Hook, Dine and Linger at Bluffs Landing

A sportsman's dream in Corpus Christi provides a unique opportunity to own a significant piece of Texas Coastal Paradise.