Tag: Texas

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.

Herd of cows in winter field

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.

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Impacts of Brush Management on Land Values

When it comes to brush work, it’s been said that you should know your plants, know their values and know how to manipulate them. So, as a land owner, don't simply focus on goals that only suit the needs of today but consider how to best preserve or enhance your land values for tomorrow.

Cowtastrophe by Jason Scull

Jason Scull: Cowboy Artist

Jason Scull grew up in a family that farmed and ranched on the fringes of the South Texas brush country. Scull's life with cattle and horses coupled with his respect for the culture of the American West have shaped and continue to inspire the direction of his art.

Lands of America February 2018 Land News & Trends

February 2018 saw a new Pacific Northwest open-water shipping opportunity come to market, along with the sale of historic Pedernales River Ranch in Texas Hill Country and acquisition of Colorado's Sandstone Ranch by a conservation-minded consortium.

Guide to native plants of the Southwest: Opuntia santa-rita

Guide to Native Plants of the Southwest

If you live in the American Midwest or Southwest, you are surely no stranger to the difficulties of trying to maintain a luscious, verdant garden. It can be incredibly hot and dry, making it tough to cultivate many strands of ornamental plants.

jANAURY 2018 LAND NEWS AND TRENDS

Lands of America January 2018 Land News & Trends

A $129 million Hollywood estate, 32,000-acre West Texas legacy ranch and $18 million Tampa area land sale are among the highlights for land sales and listing activity on Lands of America in January 2018.

Axis deer on Little Creek Ranch, Mills County, Texas

Listing of the Week: Upscale Game & Recreational Ranch in Texas Hill Country

Little Creek Ranch in Mills County, Texas, offers a centrally located cattle, big game or bird-hunting ranch. Split into two separate tracts, the high-fenced property is home to diverse area of native and exotic wildlife including whitetail deer, Rio Grande turkey, Bobwhite quail, Axis and Sika deer, Blackbuck antelope and more.

Image of deer on ranch for sale in Medina County, Texas Hill Country

Texas Ranch Sales Sells Beautiful 1,500-Acre Recreational Ranch in Medina County

Congratulations to Texas Ranch Sales for the sale of 1,500-acre Rocky Creek Ranch near Hondo, Texas, on January 29, 2018. The sale of this beautiful recreational property in the sought-after ranch country west of San Antonio was the biggest land sale both recorded through the Lands of America Comparable Sales program from the previous seven days.

Field of Texas bluebonnets: Best places to see spring wildflowers

Blooming Wonderful: 6 Great Places to Enjoy Spring Wildflowers

After what's been a brutal and particularly cold winter for many parts of the country, we're ready for spring. Here are our picks for the best places to enjoy spring wildflowers!

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Lands of America December 2017 Land News & Trends

Here is your roundup of significant sales and new land listings on Lands of America in December 2017, including the arrival of T. Boone Pickens' longtime Texas ranch to the market.

Biggest land sales of 2017

Year in Review: Biggest Land Sales of 2017

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 25,000 sold properties to our database, totaling some $8.3 billion in rural land and real-estate sales activity for the year.

T Boone Pickens Mesa Verde Ranch for sale in Roberts County, Texas

Listing of the Week: T. Boone Pickens Lists Longtime Texas Panhandle Ranch for Sale

Famed oil tycoon and businessman T. Boone Pickens has listed his longtime Texas Panhandle ranch for sale. Occupying a 100-square-mile swath in Roberts County that includes about 25 miles of Canadian River frontage, Pickens assembled Mesa Vista Ranch over the course of almost a half-century since his first acquisition of 2,900 acres along the south side of the river in 1971.

Crow Fair Ranch

Listing of the Week: Award-Winning Architecture on Show at Hill Country’s Crow Fair Ranch

This breathtaking 157-acre estate, located 13 miles outside Fredericksburg, is a combination of hills and valleys along Devils Creek.

Justin Cop and family, Fredericksburg Realty

Answering the Land’s Call: Fredericksburg Realty’s Justin Cop

Justin Cop, owner of Fredericksburg Realty, risked his wife’s wrath to answer the long, loud call of the Texas Hill Country and establish himself as a ranch broker.

View of Diamond Eagle Ranch, for sale in Hudpseth County, West Texas

Listing of the Week: Diamond Eagle Ranch Is Complete Recreational Ranch in West Texas

The Diamond Eagle Ranch sale, which hit the market on October 26, offers a turnkey opportunity to purchase a world-class hunting and recreation ranch in the rugged wilds of West Texas' Eagle Mountains.