LANDTHINK https://www.landthink.com Land Investing Advice for Land Investors, Land Professionals and Land Owners - LANDTHINK Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:08:01 +0000 en-US hourly 1 https://wordpress.org/?v=5.4 Benefits a LANDTHINK Pulse Sponsorship Offers Your Business https://www.landthink.com/benefits-landthink-pulse-sponsorship-offers-business/ https://www.landthink.com/benefits-landthink-pulse-sponsorship-offers-business/#respond Tue, 31 Mar 2020 20:07:59 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6186 Sponsorships are a great way to highlight your business. Whether you’re a land brokerage firm or a business that supports land industry professionals or land buyers and sellers, sponsoring the monthly LANDTHINK Pulse question presents the opportunity to nudge a niche audience, most of whom are actively in need of your services. Advertising can be […]

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Thoughts on Timberland Discount Rates and the Coronavirus https://www.landthink.com/timberland-discount-rates-and-coronavirus/ https://www.landthink.com/timberland-discount-rates-and-coronavirus/#comments Tue, 24 Mar 2020 14:00:07 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6219 In a February 2020 post related to timberlands and the coronavirus, I noted, in reference to U.S. Treasuries, that “a low risk-free rate expresses market pessimism and concern rather than economic health, stability and the potential for rapid growth.” Then, on March 3rd, the Federal Open Market Committee (FOMC), the branch of the Federal Reserve […]

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Pulse: For Land Buyers, Quality Photos Inspire Love at First Sight https://www.landthink.com/pulse-quality-photos-inspire-love-at-first-sight/ https://www.landthink.com/pulse-quality-photos-inspire-love-at-first-sight/#respond Tue, 17 Mar 2020 20:54:36 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6227 According to the February LANDTHINK Pulse results, an astounding 76.6% of respondents indicated that PHOTOS of land for sale is the topmost helpful element when viewing land listings online. To sell land in today’s digital age, land agents must do some serious marketing. That’s because the first place potential buyers go when searching for land […]

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Top Tips for Listing Land for Sale https://www.landthink.com/top-tips-for-listing-land-for-sale/ https://www.landthink.com/top-tips-for-listing-land-for-sale/#respond Tue, 10 Mar 2020 20:23:28 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6205 When it comes time to sell a tract of land, there are different considerations than when selling a home or residential property. Most homebuyers are interested in a move-in ready home with certain features that usually don’t vary a whole lot. Land buyers on the other hand may be interested in all sorts of uses […]

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Timber REIT Returns and Timberland Deal Flow https://www.landthink.com/timber-reit-returns-and-timberland-deal-flow/ https://www.landthink.com/timber-reit-returns-and-timberland-deal-flow/#comments Tue, 03 Mar 2020 15:40:59 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6196 Timberland investment vehicles – whether public firms or private funds – vary in performance, liquidity and accessibility. How did these timber firms perform in 2019 and what can we say about the timberland deal flow in private markets headed into 2020? Timber REIT Returns Public timber REITs, along with the balance of the stock market, […]

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Preparing Your Farm for Flooding https://www.landthink.com/preparing-your-farm-for-flooding/ https://www.landthink.com/preparing-your-farm-for-flooding/#respond Tue, 25 Feb 2020 14:59:56 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6203 It was almost one year ago that devastating floods hit the Midwest, destroying homes and thousands of acres of farmland in states like Missouri, Nebraska, Iowa and Kansas. Many farmers lost their entire operation. In preparing for another flood season, here are some tips to keep your land, livestock and families safe. Check your insurance. […]

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Pulse: Boost in Land Values Expected in 2020 https://www.landthink.com/pulse-boost-in-land-values-expected-in-2020/ https://www.landthink.com/pulse-boost-in-land-values-expected-in-2020/#comments Tue, 18 Feb 2020 18:49:00 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6207 According to the LANDTHINK Pulse results, most people expect the land market momentum to continue throughout the year. Last month’s survey question revealed that 36.1% of our audience expected to see a slight increase in land values in 2020. Amid an obstinately booming economy under President Trump as we head into another election year, we […]

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Set Your Agent Up For Success with Selling Your Land https://www.landthink.com/set-your-agent-up-for-success/ https://www.landthink.com/set-your-agent-up-for-success/#respond Tue, 11 Feb 2020 21:28:10 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6192 What is the best way a land owner can assist their real estate agent with selling a piece of land? I like to use the analogy of hiring an airplane pilot to convey some of the best things you can do to aid your agent. Suppose you were going to hire a pilot to fly […]

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Know What Matters When Investing https://www.landthink.com/know-what-matters-when-investing/ https://www.landthink.com/know-what-matters-when-investing/#respond Tue, 04 Feb 2020 15:41:43 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6172 When I was growing up, my Mom taught me that she would be the most important woman in my life, until I married, at which point my wife would become the most important woman in my life. This guidance, beyond reinforcing Mom’s all-star status and her support as a mother-in-law, reminds us that some things […]

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Looking at Property in the Winter Can Be Very Productive, but Plan Ahead https://www.landthink.com/looking-at-property-in-winter-can-be-productive/ https://www.landthink.com/looking-at-property-in-winter-can-be-productive/#respond Tue, 28 Jan 2020 15:00:00 +0000 https://www.landthink.com/?p=6169 If you’re looking to buy recreational land for sale in northern states, you might wonder whether you can have a productive property visit when its’s cold and snowy. The answer is yes: There is no reason you should have to wait until spring to figure out where you want to buy. In fact, seeing property […]

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