Why I joined the REALTORS® Land Institute!

Are You a Land and Farm Broker? Then You Need to Be a Memebr of the REALTORS® Land Institute! There are lots of professional organizations out there, but if you sell LAND this a must! Here is how I became aware of the REALTORS® Land Institute. I was managing about...

Mapping Software for the LAND Broker

I am excited to tell you about a new mapping software program I am now using called MapRight. What I love about this program is ease of use and the quick ability to produce high quality maps with tons of information. It puts GIS in the hands of lay people. I have...

Own Land and Want to Save on Your Taxes?

If you own LAND, there are ways to save on your property tax bill. There are two programs that landowners can enroll in. One is the Forest Land Protection Act (FLPA) and the other is Conservation Use Covenant Conservation Use Covenant – Owners of agricultural land,...

Using the County GIS System

Many Georgia Counties offer great GIS systems (this posting will be related to Georgia Counties only). However most States have similar systems usually offered by the ‘Tax Assessor’. The following picture shows the landing page and the system allows you to search by...