Harvesting Time

Harvesting Time

Streaks of sunlight filter through the floating chaff and dust. Anxious and excited farmers breathe in the distinct smell of ripening wheat baking under the heavy glow of the hot summer sun. The dog days of harvest linger on as rural farmers hope to get all of their crops cut and safely to the grain…

Land for Purchase

Land for Purchase

Are you ready to start searching for land and potentially purchase? With some planning and research, the world wide web can be a phenomenal tool for acquiring a piece of ground that you’ve been dreaming of. Real estate agents can facilitate your land search as well, but there are things to consider that will help…

American Dream

American Dream

What is the American dream? Or more specifically, what is your American dream? People migrate to this country chasing this concept and ideology that anyone can grasp like it is some tangible bubble that can be plucked from the sky. Living the American dream could be defined as working hard to become successful with enough…

Understanding the Acre

Understanding the Acre

Trampus Corder, Certified Crop Advisor and Broker/Owner of Corder and Associates, LLC Whether you are perusing the local listings of lots and land for sale or navigating a realtor’s website, you will find that the listings all include the size of the plot or farm defined in acres. This number could potentially be confusing for…

Timber: How Does It Affect Real Property Value?

Timber: How Does It Affect Real Property Value?

As previous articles have expressed, valuing property takes into account many different factors. Environmental factors play a key role in assessing the value of land. For example, any kind of water or minerals on the property is going to raise the value of the ground. The same is true when considering timber, although it is…