Tag: Texas

Jim Brosche and Brenda Moerschell, The Ranch and Land Group at Compass Real Estate

Jim “JB” Brosche & Brenda Moerschell: Riding Together for Compass

With more than 45 years of collective real estate experience in their hip pockets, Jim “JB” Brosche and Brenda Moerschell are riding point on The Ranch and Land Group for Compass Real Estate in Texas with offices in Dallas and Fort Worth.

fishing on French Ingram Ranch in Val Verde County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Showing the French Ingram Ranch

The historic French Ingram Ranch in Val Verde County, Texas has over seven miles of crystal clear flowing Pecos River frontage.

image of landscape at Frazier Canyon Ranch in Jeff Davis County, West Texas

Broker of the Week: Tammy, James & Harrison King with King Land & Water, LLC

Congratulations to King Land & Water for their sale on February 22 of the spectacular 8,604-acre Frazier Canyon Ranch in West Texas. Listed as sold for $14.25 million, the ranch offers some of the most scenic canyon lands in the Davis Mountains region of Far West Texas.

image of farmland for sale in West Texas

Broker of the Week: Sam Middleton, Chas Middleton & Son

Congratulations to Sam Middleton with Chas S. Middleton & Son for his sale this week of 953 acres in West Texas’ Crosby County. The H-G Farms comprise two non-contiguous tracts of land located in a highly desirable farming area where land is rarely available.

Winter View of El Capitan, Bridal Veil Falls and Half Dome seen from the Tunnel view in Yosemite National Park

Best National Parks In Winter

Winter in the country's national parks is a special season, with fewer crowds, snow-covered landscapes and a different rhythm of life for the wildlife that calls these scenic places home. Discover the best of the season with our top picks for national parks to visit this winter.

Gearhart Ranch for sale in Jeff Davis County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Historic Cattle Ranch in the Davis Mountains of Far-West Texas

The Gearhart Ranch has been in continuous operation as a cattle ranch since it was founded in 1890, and the values and traditions remain the same today as they were 100 years ago.

Sandow Lake Ranch, Texas

10 Most Expensive Ranches for Sale in America

Heading into the first quarter of 2019, here's our quarterly roundup of the most expensive ranches and land currently listed for sale throughout the United States.

2018 Biggest Land Sales

Year in Review: Biggest Land Sales of 2018

The Lands of America Comparable Sales database currently tracks sales information for almost 250,000 sales transactions dating back to 2003. This year saw sellers submit sales data for over 27,000 sold properties to our database, totaling some $11 billion in rural land and real-estate sales activity for the year.

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. 

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. 

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.

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.

Apache Creek Ranch, for sale in Medina County, Texas

On the Cover: Apache Creek Ranch

Apache Creek is an exquisite ranch and a haven for whitetail and exotics. It has two lakes, frontage on Hondo Creek, gorgeous topography, cattle working pens, irrigated fields and a beautiful home.

October 2018 land news collage

Lands of America October 2018 Land News & Trends

Among over 85,000 new properties listed for sale in October 2018, an $81-million dairy operation in the country's biggest dairy-producing county plus a 58,000-deeded-acre Montana ranch are among the month's most notable new land additions.

map of america

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.

A Shine to Wine: Texas Landowners Look to Vineyards as Alternative to Cropland

Over the past 35 years, scores of individuals have established vineyards and wineries across Texas, some looking for an alternative crop for existing farmland, others pursuing a lifelong desire to operate their own winery.

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.

Listing of the Week: Lucky A Ranch Provides the Perfect Houston-Area Retreat

The Lucky A Ranch, located six miles east of Navasota, is 388± acres of thoughtfully customized perfection about 72 miles from Houston.

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.