Blog Archives

Looking Back at Bill Moore

As the 20th century came to a close, one of the iconic ranches of the American West — the Broken O — was in the midst of a renaissance. And the driving force was a retiree. OK — Bill Moore

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Agriculture, Cattle, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Montana, West

Land Report 2017 Agriculture Deal of the Year: Central Valley Farmland

The nation’s largest publicly traded farmland real estate investment trust stayed true to its business model with a nine-figure acquisition in 2017. Denver-based Farmland Partners (FPI) paid Singapore’s Olam International Limited $110 million to acquire 5,100 acres of permanent crop

Posted in Agriculture, California, Eric OKeefe, Farming, Feature, News Desk, Pacific

Land Report 2017 Ranchland Deal of the Year: Cielo Vista Ranch

Arguably the finest hunting ranch in North America, this Southern Colorado gem boasts the world’s highest privately-owned peak. Text by Eric O’Keefe | Photography courtesy of Mirr Ranch Group Those of you lucky enough to attend the 2015 Land Report

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Colorado, Conservation, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Hunting, News Desk, Recreation, West

Looking Back At Clayton Williams Jr.

When our inaugural issue (inset right) came off the press, this native Texan ranked No. 59 on the 2007 Land Report 100 with 146,655 acres in Far West Texas. By 2010, Claytie’s cattle ranches spread out over six counties, and

Posted in Auctions, Cattle, Energy, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Land Report 100, Southwest, Texas

Land Report 2017 Conservation Deal of the Year: St. Phillips Island

Ted Turner Parts With His Beloved Island Ted Turner has spent his professional career crafting great deals. In December, he signed off on a whale of an opportunity, but not for himself. For the people of South Carolina. Turner parted

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Conservation, Eric OKeefe, Feature, News Desk, South, South Carolina, Water

Texas Land Markets: Far West Texas

Over the last five years, land values in this region have seen 17.85 percent growth, compounded annually. That’s the good news. The catch? Listings are scarce.   Pictured Above: CIRCLE RANCH Location: : Hudspeth County Acres: : 32,000 Price Tag:

Posted in Eric OKeefe, Feature, News Desk, Southwest, Texas

Texas Land Markets: Panhandle and South Plains

At $1,089 per acre in 2017, land values in the northernmost reaches of the state have trended in and around the $1,100-per-acre range since 2012.   Pictured Above: MESA VISTA RANCH Location: Roberts County Acres: 64,809 Price Tag: $250 million

Posted in Eric OKeefe, Feature, News Desk, Southwest, Texas

The Scharbauer Family

In our inaugural Land Report 100 (right), Midland’s Scharbauers ranked No. 78 with 113,532 acres. It was the highest the family would ever rank on our list. The reason, of course, had nothing to do with the prominent West Texans.

Tagged with: , ,
Posted in Equestrian, Feature, Land Report 100, Southwest, Texas

Crafting an Enduring Legacy

As an up-and-coming actor, Harrison Ford made ends meet as a self-taught carpenter, hustling to auditions and making a name for himself while completing projects for a slew of Hollywood heavy hitters, including Academy Award winner Francis Ford Coppola. (See

Posted in Eric OKeefe, Feature, Interviews, Residential Property, West, Wyoming

Piecing A Classic Back Together

When five-time Academy Award winner Francis Ford Coppola first saw the Inglenook Estate in the Napa Valley, he immediately put in a bid to buy it. But he came up short. A year later, he tried a second time. And

Tagged with: , , ,
Posted in Agriculture, California, Eric OKeefe, Feature, Interviews, Pacific
Page 1 of 2112345678...20...Last »

EMAIL SIGNUP

Please sign me up to receive breaking news and updates from the Land Report!

Latest Tweets

News By Region

The Land Report | 2017 America's Best Brokerages
The Land Report is proudly partnered with:
Land Leader
Hall and Hall
Bates Land Consortium
Mossy Oak Properties
United Country Real Estate
Live Water Properties
Fay Ranches Inc.
Mirr Ranch Group
Whitetail Properties
Western Ranches
Pacific West Great Plains Great Lakes Midwest Southwest South Northeast Pacific West Great Plains Great Lakes Midwest Southwest South Northeast

Before you go, how about signing up for
eNews & Updates
from The LandReport.com?

x

Join the official LinkedIn Group for
The Magazine of the American Landowner
and expand your networking opportunities.

Land Report LinkedIn

I'll join later, take me to The Land Report homepage

x