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2012 Land Report Best Brokerages: Oregon Land and Wildlife

Oregon Land and Wildlife www.landandwildlife.com (866) 559-3478 2012 Sales: < $50 Million Who: This Cabela’s Trophy Properties affiliate focuses on farmland, ranches, timberland, and recreational properties throughout Oregon. Wow: Listed Paulson’s Alsea River Ranch in Lincoln County for $5.495 million,

Posted in Feature, Oregon, Pacific

2012 Land Report Best Brokerages: Farmers National Company

Farmers National Company www.farmersnational.com (800) 346-2650 2012 Sales: > $1 Billion Who: FNC is not a franchiser and prides itself on being a full-service company for landowners. Its brokerage includes private treaty and auction services, management services for land, oil

Posted in Feature, Great Plains, Midwest, Northeast, Pacific, South, Southwest, West

The Land Report Top Ten: Fall 2013

Major changes atop the leaderboard featuring the nation’s leading land listings. – The Editors 1. NEW! Homer’s Pond (Massachusetts): $118 million This extremely private retreat is set on 314 acres along the southern shore of Martha’s Vineyard. It features a

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Posted in California, Colorado, Feature, Massachusetts, New York, News Desk, Northeast, Pacific, Southwest, Texas, West, Wyoming

Bumper Corn Crop and Worsening Prices May Come Soon

Expectations that U.S. farmers will harvest a record corn crop this year have many investors wagering that corn futures will continue to fall. Corn prices had already tumbled 37 percent by the end of September, making the grain one of

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2013 Land Report 100

With 2.2 million acres, John Malone takes top honors for the third consecutive year. His love of land, coupled with his wife’s love of horses, led to several key acquisitions, including a historic Irish castle just south of Dublin and two properties in Wellington, the epicenter of Florida’s equestrian community.

At more than 2 million acres, Ted Turner runs a close second to his good friend. Turner enjoys the distinction of being New Mexico’s largest landowner, and he capitalized on that honor by acquiring the historic Sierra Grande Lodge and Spa in Truth or Consequences. Guests at the Lodge will be able to enjoy tours of Turner’s 156,439-acre Ladder Ranch and his 362,885-acre Armendaris Ranch.

Thanks to his acquisition of the Broken O Ranch, Denver Nuggets owner Stan Kroenke moved up from No. 10 on last year’s list to No. 8 in the rankings. Among the newcomers to this year’s list are Texas’s Wilks Brothers, founders of Frac Tech. Their prized jewel is Montana’s 60,000-acre N Bar Ranch, which they acquired from former Land Report 100er Tom Siebel, founder of Siebel Systems. Another new name on the list is Arthur Nicholas, who serves on the board of the National Cowboy & Western Heritage Museum. Nicholas is the owner of Wyoming’s historic Wagonhound Land and Livestock Co., which is the subject of a new book by Land Reporters Wyman Meinzer and Henry Chappell.

We invite you to be among the first to view the complete rundown of America’s top landowners, which is available exclusively on the Fay Ranches website. Click here to download your PDF today.

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New Tax Law Impacts Estate Planning

While the American Taxpayer Relief Act of 2012 (ATRA) primarily addressed income taxes, the new rules have also put an entirely different spin on estate planning. Because of 2013 tax-exempt levels for estates, a couple’s combined estate must be worth

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2012 Land Report Best Brokerages: California Outdoor Properties

California Outdoor Properties www.californiaoutdoorproperties.com (707) 455-4444 2012 Sales: $50-$100 Million Who: Cabela’s Trophy Properties affiliate. Specializes in farm, ranch, equestrian, vineyard, and recreational properties. One of the largest land brokerages in California in terms of listing values. “We live on

Posted in California, Equestrian, Feature, News Desk, Pacific

Behind the 2013 Land Report 100: America’s Largest Landowners Double Down

The Land Report releases 2013 Land Report 100 presented by Fay Ranches; John Malone and Ted Turner top list of 100 biggest owners of America. Investing in rural, undeveloped land continues to be a popular strategy among the affluent, according

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2013 Corn Harvest Set to be a Record-Breaker

The U.S. Department of Agriculture is projecting that farmers will harvest a record corn crop of 13.8 billion bushels this fall, up 28 percent from last year and 5 percent larger than the previous record crop. Corn prices are trading

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Land Report Top 10: Rana Creek Ranch

Located in Carmel Valley, California, Rana Creek Ranch runs from the Tularcitos Mountains on the south to the Salinas Valley on the north. Encompassing approximately 14,000 acres, this working cattle ranch includes owner, manager and staff residences, cattle grazing (400-450

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