A Guide to Moving from California to a Texas Ranch

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Are you thinking of making a move from California to a Texas ranch? If so, you’re not alone! Texas is a great place to live and work for plenty of opportunities, and it’s no wonder that more and more people are moving there every year, including big companies like Meta, who recently signed a lease in Austin. You’ve made a …

Texas Land and Ranch

The Texas Land Rush

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The Texas Land Rush – Why Californians are Flocking to The Lone Star State There’s no denying that Texas is a hot market right now. People are flocking to the Lone Star State in droves, and it’s not hard to see why. One of the most significant segments of transplants is Californians moving to Texas. Texas is one of the …

Buying a Ranch in Texas

Buying a Ranch in Texas – 5 Things to Look For

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It’s no surprise why so many people dream of buying a ranch in Texas. It’s a great investment, and the open spaces offer numerous intangible benefits from outdoor recreation to an opportunity to truly live off the land.  If you’re considering buying a ranch in Texas, there are some key things that you’ll need to look for and these are …

Texas land for sale

Preparing Your Texas Land to sell

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Preparing your Texas ranch or land to sell can be complicated and time-consuming if you don’t have the right help and guidance.    The first thing you’ll want to do to make your sale go as smoothly as possible is reach out to real estate professionals with plenty of experience. Every ranch and piece of land is different, and Texas …

Preparing land for Spring

Preparing Texas Farm and Ranch Land for Spring

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Texas leads all other U.S. states in the number of private farms and ranches, so as soon as the weather starts to warm up, private landowners in Texas are getting to work to prepare their land for spring.    Texas farmers are busy preparing to plant cotton, corn, feed grains (sorghum, milo, etc.), rice and wheat, peanuts, sunflowers, sugarcane, and …

What to know about Private Farm and Ranch Roads in Texas

Private Roads vs. Public Roads: What to know

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Not all Texas homes and ranches are accessible from public roads. In cases where no public roads provide access, private roads and driveways are used. Is your rural Texas land accessed by private road? Or are you thinking of buying a farm or ranch that’s only accessible by private road? There are some important things to consider when it comes …

Farm and Ranch Agent

Residential Agent vs. Land Agent

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Looking to sell land in Texas in 2022? When it comes to choosing a real estate agent, it’s important that you choose one who is an expert in the type of property you’re selling, whether it’s residential property, rural land, or commercial property. So how do you decide between a residential agent vs. a land agent? People are flocking to …

How to choose the right utility vehicle for your ranch

How to Choose the Right Utility Vehicle for Your Land

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A utility vehicle is an essential tool for any one who owns a ranch or a large piece of property. Thinking about purchasing a utility vehicle for your farm? Here are some tips to consider when searching for the right utility vehicle for your ranch.  How is Your Terrain? The terrain impacts the type of utility vehicle you need. For …

Beekeeping on private land in Texas: Pros and Cons

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Many Texans are discovering the joy of beekeeping on their rural land. Not only does it provide an interesting pastime, but also helps address the decline of the honey bee population—a critical member of our ecosystem, and an asset to the health of your land or ranch. On top of this, beekeeping can qualify Texas landowners for an ag exemption. …