AFM Land Sales
2013 Sales: $200 – $300 Million
Who: Specializing in the brokerage, acquisition, and analysis of timberland, recreational properties, farmland, hunting plantations, and conservation properties. Operates in timberland investment regions from the Pacific Northwest to the Appalachians.
Wow: Closed five sales larger than 10,000 acres in size, as well as a 20 percent increase in sales over 2012.
Insight: â€œWe feel the market will be very active in 2014,â€ Tom Margo says. â€œThe market continues to demonstrate that there remains a strong interest from investors looking to land as a stable vehicle to diversify their investment portfolio.â€
Pictured Above: Located in historic Gloucester County, Virginia, Boxley, a private country estate includes 115Â± acres of highly productive farmland, 236Â± acres of loblolly pine plantation, and 95Â± acres of mixed mature hardwood.
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