1031 Exchange Iowa Farmland
Iowa Farmland Sales Summary
Our trendlines have turned down in 2018 as we continue to track farmland price from the auction of 80% tillable farms. Lower volume and a fair number of lower quality farms recently have affected the averages statewide. A recent report on Iowa Farmland Rental Rates was recently released showing a gain in farmland rental rates over the […]
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 […]