Tag: Texas

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The Pleasures & Treasures of Owning Rural Lands in Texas

With some 96 percent of the Texas landscape being held by private ownership, let’s look at some of the pleasures and treasures that are reflective of today’s interest in owning a piece of Texas.

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Fish It Forward: Meet Veteran Angler Chuck Naiser

Chuck Naiser has fished coastal waters for more than 50 years. His passion for his sport, and for the coastal resources he loves, has evolved into a fierce determination to make a difference for the next generation who will enjoy these waters long after he is gone.

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The Border Wall: Protecting Our Country or Dividing Our Interests?

Because the far-reaching impacts of the proposed Border Wall can’t be accurately distilled into a sound bite, a headline or a Tweet, the Texas Wildlife Association is hosting “The Wall: Protecting Our Country or Dividing Our Interests?”

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Broker of the Week: 8,026-Acre ATA Ranch Sold by San Angelo-Based Behrens Ranch Sales

Congratulations to Blake Behrens with San Angelo-based Behrens Ranch Sales for his sale this week of the 8,026-acres ATA Ranch. The $7.2 million ranch was listed as sold on May 23, 2018, through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

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Putting Clients’ Needs First: Republic Ranches

The Republic Ranches team puts the clients’ needs above every other consideration. They live it and breathe it—every day and in every situation.

View of Monarch Ranch in Val Verde County, Texas, for sale by Republic Ranches

Listing of the Week: Monarch Ranch is a Rare Jewel in the Desert

A rare jewel in the desert, the Monarch Ranch is located on over five miles of the pristine Devils River and 30 miles upstream from Lake Amistad.

Broker of the Week: JVL Farm and Ranch Sells 10,000-Acre Hunting Ranch in South Texas

Congratulations to Jerrett V. Lamb with JVL Farm and Ranch for his sale this week of a 9,956-acre ranch near Bracketville, Texas. The $13.7-million sale occurred on May 14, 2018, and was recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

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Broker of the Week: Roy Raney & Jay Garrett, Stephens Ranch Real Estate

Congratulations to Roy Raney and Jay Garrett with Stephens Ranch Real Estate for their sale this week of 3,864-acre Cave Well Ranch in Texas Hill Country's Menard County. With climate and terrain conducive to agriculture, 80 percent of Menard County comprises ranching and farming land.

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Lands of America April 2018 Land News & Trends

An $83-million agricultural ranch in Florida, 31,551 deeded acres for sale in northeastern Wyoming and 12,000-acre spread sold in central Texas are some of the land and rural property highlights on Lands of America in April 2018.

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Broker of the Week: King Land & Water Sells Biologically-Diverse 2,082-Acre Texas Ranch

Congratulations to King Land & Water LLC for their sale this week of 2,082-acre South Cauthorn Ranch in Val Verde, Texas. The $1.2 million sale occurred on May 1, 2018, and was recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

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Broker of the Week: East Texas Land & Real Estate Sells 1,398 Acres in East Texas

Congratulations to Paul Banks with East Texas Land & Real Estate for his sale this week of 1,398 acres in Red River County, Texas. The sale occurred on April 20, 2018.

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Broker of the Week: Big Iron Ranches Sells 6,477-Acre Hunting Ranch in West-Central Texas

Congratulations to Rusty Kimbrell with Big Iron Ranches for his sale this week of 6,477 acres in Reagan County, Texas. The sale occurred on April 16, 2018, and was recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

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Lands of America March 2018 Land News & Trends

The $34-million sale of a 11,800-acre Texas ranch and arrival of a 98,424-acre Wyoming ranch back on the market are some of the highlights of the land sector in March 2018.

Image of cows on Broseco Ranch in Texas, sold by Icon Global Group

Broker of the Week: Icon Global Group Sells 11,800-Acre Broseco Ranch in East Texas

Congratulations to Icon Global Group for their sale this week of Texas’ 11,800-acre Broseco Ranch, an award-winning cattle ranch known for its 2,000-plus-head herd of Red Angus cattle. This sale occurred on March 28, 2018

Broker of the Week: Sam Middleton Sells 3,624-Acre Ranch in Baylor County, Texas

Congratulations to Dane Mount of Davis Vernon Real Estate for his sale of 2,480-acre McAdams Ranch in Foard County, Texas. The sale occurred on March 11 and was submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

Broker of the Week: Historic McAdams Ranch Sold by Dane Mount of Davis Vernon Real Estate

Congratulations to Dane Mount of Davis Vernon Real Estate for his sale of 2,480-acre McAdams Ranch in Foard County, Texas. The sale occurred on March 11 and was submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program.

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Livestock Insurance Helps Protect Against Weather and Market Risks

Raising livestock can be a rewarding but sometimes risky business. One risk management tool available to producers is livestock insurance, which can pay off both financially and in terms of peace of mind.

Sarah Nunley Biedenharn herding cattle on a 4-wheeler

The Rancher’s Daughter: Sarah Nunley Biedenharn

By the time she was four, Sarah Nunley Biedenharn, who was reared near Sabinal, was driving a pickup on one of ...

Spring 2018 Texas Spotlight Properties

From the pages of the fall 2017 issue of LAND magazine, here's our selection of intriguing properties featured on Lands of America.

image of Brazos River Ranch in Palo Pinto County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Brazos River Ranch

This breathtaking ranch is located in the Village Bend area of the Brazos River just south of Mineral Wells. Ideal for the gentleman rancher, cattleman, horse enthusiast or avid hunter. The ranch is featured in the spring 2018 issue of Texas LAND magazine.