Live Water Properties
2013 Sales: $100 – $200 Million
Who: Unique ranch real estate brokerage representing clients in the acquisition and disposition of investment-grade ranches with a focus on fly-fishing, bird and big-game hunting, cattle ranches, and agricultural properties.
Wow: Surpassed $1 billion in historical sales volume in 2013 and closed five ranches that were listed between $14 and $28 million.
Insight: President Alex Maher notes that the Western ranch market has continued to strengthen in virtually all price points between $1 to $30 million. Maher also sees strong demand for a wide array of different features driving property sales. “We believe the market will continue its healthy pace, barring any major economic downturn,” he says.
Pictured Above: Teton River Confluence Ranch in Idaho possesses that rare combination of the most sough-after western ranch traits: stunning mountain views, live water, abundant wildlife and proximity to resort amenities. This 760-acre ranch is comprised of a peninsula of land bordered by Badger Creek, Bitch Creek and the Teton River, three of the finest cutthroat trout fisheries in the West.
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