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 …

Owning Private Land in Texas

Benefits of Owning Private Ranch Land in Texas

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“Benefits” of owning private ranch land in Texas are much more than the amazing sunsets, rolling green hills, or majestic landscapes that private ranch landowners in Texas get to enjoy.  We don’t need to sell the natural beauty that comes with owning Texas farmland… it’s self-evident to anyone who’s ever seen it. Instead, we’re going to talk about benefits like …

Deed Restrictions

Deed Restrictions: What to Know Before You Buy

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Before you buy a parcel of land in Texas, you should understand the limitations applied with deed restrictions to some properties that dictate how land can be used. Deed restrictions are written documents governing the use of a lot or parcel of land. The document is recorded with the county register where the property is located. Here we explain everything …

Maintaining a pond on Texas property

Maintaining a Pond on your Property in Texas

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Maintaining a pond on your property in Texas requires ongoing maintenance to remain healthy. Without the proper pond maintenance, you can experience several issues including loss of fish and severe damage to your pond’s ecosystem, and in turn, your livestock or wildlife that live on your land may suffer. Here are a few tips on maintaining a pond on your …

Your Guide to Maintaining a Water Well on Your Property

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In Texas, landowners have certain responsibilities for groundwater management. This is to ensure your private water well doesn’t interfere with local water quality and quantity. Here we offer a guide to maintaining a water well on your property. Inspect your Water Well The best way to avoid issues is to inspect your water well often. This includes checking: Casing: The …