1031 Exchange Iowa Farmland
How Do Farmland Auctions Work?
“How do farmland auctions work? ” Fairly often I get this question and I first offer my joking response “pretty darn good”. It’s not extraordinary that you wouldn’t understand how a farmland auction works, most people that are not farmers don’t go to them and if you are selling a farm there is a high likely […]
On July 31st our team will be headed to Floyd County Iowa to sell 138.6 acres in cooperation with Behr Farmland Auctions. Together we will represent the Merfeld family in the sale of their Century Farm near Marble Rock Iowa and we do very much appreciate the opportunity to work for the Merfeld Family. This will be a LIVE AUCTION […]
Iowa Farmland Values 2016-2017
Every year Iowa State University releases a report on Iowa farmland values based on responses to a survey of Iowa land brokers, farm managers, Realtors, ag lenders and farmers. This year 518 responses to the survey reporting 711 land values. With 99 counties in Iowa that is an average of 7.1 sales per county.
Overall the report showed […]
For those that own farmland or want to own farmland there is always a hunger for information to keep current on the farmland market and conditions affecting it. Below are websites that are important for you to keep abreast of the land market. Also be sure to watch our Facebook page for our monthly LIVE broadcasts discussing the land market […]
Considering selling farmland in Iowa? It seems that 2015 has been the year of the exchange buyer. Lately it seems the majority of our buyers have been exchange participants and sometimes locating replacement farms takes a little extra digging on our part. We wanted to tell you about a couple buyers we are working for to locate suitable replacement farms […]