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Two dubious GET-RICH-QUICK INVESTMENTS — one that involved more than 17,000 acres outside of Boise and another that included more than 2,000 acres near Denver — ended up costing the Dallas Police & Fire Pension System close to $100 million.

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Posted in Bankruptcy, Colorado, Developers, Feature, Idaho, News Desk, Public Land, West

Harvard Takes $1 Billion Writedown

Businessweek reports that Harvard bet the farm in Brazil — and lost. The managers of the nation’s largest university endowment made a substantial investment in a sprawling agricultural development in Northeastern Brazil. According to one analyst, Harvard’s top money managers

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Posted in Agriculture, Feature, Massachusetts, News Desk, Northeast

The Investment Issue: Carter Stilley Mitigation Bank

Doing well by doing good has enabled American Timberlands to consistently beat market returns Text by Corinne Garcia For centuries, timberland has been recognized as a proven performer, an investment that has not only girded portfolios but has also formed

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Posted in Conservation, Corinne Garcia, Farming, Feature, South, South Carolina, Timber, Water

US Farm Trust Closes $300 Million Fund

Institutional investors back privately held REIT. San Antonio-based US Farm Trust announced on Aug. 13 that it has closed on over $300 million in commitments from institutional investors. The real estate investment trust (REIT) was established to acquire and manage

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Ask the Expert: Dean Saunders

Eye on the Market: Dean Saunders has chaired the Florida Real Estate Commission, is certified as an Accredited Land Consultant (ALC), and was awarded the Certified Commercial Investment Member (CCIM) designation in 2010. The Land Report asked one of the

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Posted in 2011 Winter, Agriculture, Conservation, Eric OKeefe, Farming, Feature

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