Why Herbicides Matter!

I was recently driving around and was looking over a clearcut that had recently been site prepared with herbicides and machine planted. The property belonged to a timber company whose name I will not mention. I was amazed!! The tract was harvested about 2 years ago....

Autumn…The Best Time of The Year!

I love the fall, it’s exhilarating, the weather is nice and it motivates one to get outside and enjoy GOD’s creation. (courtesy of John Pyle Photography, johnpylephotography.com)   WHAT CAUSES THESE LEAF COLOR CHANGES?  During winter, trees slow down their...

Do You Need a Survey?

I was reading an article about surveying written by a surveyor. The article was informative but I feel like it missed a lot of information that a client or landowner needs to know. I am not a surveyor, but have spent 30 years dealing with land and at one time, I had a...

Harris County GA – 90.66 Ac For Sale

$294,645 $3,250 Per Acre Just in time for hunting season. Several great sites for your new home. 90.66 acres of hardwoods, pines, creeks, wetlands, foodplots….this property has it all. Paved road frontage on Kings Gap Road. Lots of elevation change creating lots of...

How Long Does It Take To Sell LAND?

Often clients ask me how long does it take to sell my land? I looked over 5 years of my transactions and the average “days on market” was 7.5 months. Obviously the economy is incrementally improving and we are seeing days on market decrease. Recently, I listed two...

What are topographic Maps? What Are They Used For?

This is a favorite subject of mine. Let’s discuss what they are. Topographic maps are also commonly called contour maps or topo maps. The United States Geological Survey (USGS) took over responsibility for mapping the country in 1879 and has been the primary civilian...

Do You Own LAND Along a Creek or River? Read On…..

Do you own land along a creek or river? In many cases these bodies of water are the boundary or property line. In some instances the lines may go to the bank of the creek/ river but in most cases it is the centerline. As you can imagine, nature has a way of changing...