Tag: timberland

Forest in the Fall

Women in Forestry: Carolyn Mulligan and the Future of the Female Forester

Being relentlessly self-sufficient has been both a character trait and a hallmark of Carolyn's 32-year career as a forester.

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Larson & McGowin Properties Sell 2,627-Acre Timberland Tract in Alabama

Congratulations to Chandlar Graham with Larson & McGowin Properties LLC for his sale on November 30 of 2,627 acres in Alabama's Baldwin County. The sold tract comprises timberland acreage of mostly planted pine.

Wiregrass Land Group Sells Large Contiguous Timberland Tract in Southern Georgia

Congratulations to Mike Lansdell of Wiregrass Land Group for his sale this week of a 3,006-acre timber tract in southern Georgia. This sale was recorded on October 16, 2017, through the Lands of America Comparable Sales Program.

Timber and Recreational Acreage Sold in East-Central Georgia

Congratulations to Sondra Blake of C B Isaac Realty for her sale this week of a 1,287-acre timber and recreational tract in Tattnall County, Georgia.

1031 Exchanges

Will Tax-Reform Push in Congress Eliminate Section 1031 Exchanges?

A view from the field about how changes to tax law being discussed in the U.S. Congress may affect 1031 Exchanges for landowners.

How to Establish a Timber Basis

Buying raw land is a long-term investment that can reap rewards beyond other real-estate transactions like commercial or rental properties.

Prime Lake Houston Acreage Sold by Jeff Portwood of Irongate Land Company

Congratulations to Jeff Portwood, Broker with Irongate Land Company, who sold 2,758 acres in Harris County, Texas. This sale occurred on May 8, 2017, and was submitted through the Lands of America Comparable Sales Program.

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Listing of the Week: Maine Timberland Tract with Significant Capital Potential

Armstrong Brook Forest is a northern Maine timberland investment opportunity with an established road network, moderate terrain, scenic water features ...

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Save Our Trees!: The Plight of the Eastern Hemlock

Got hemlocks? Look out for these special trees on your land. The hemlock is under threat from an invasive insect species that has particularly taken hold throughout the eastern United States.

Advice for managing your timberland investment

Swailing Smarts: Advice for Managing Your Timberland Investment

Managed timberlands can generate returns almost four times higher than non-managed lands, making it essential the landowner manages this resource wisely.