Jason Smith

Jason Smith

Auctioneer, Land Broker, Founder

Jason is an Auctioneer and Land Broker in Iowa and the surrounding states.  The DreamDirt team is comprised of auctioneers, land brokers, and realtors. We specialize in farmland sales primarily serving the heirs to family farms all across Iowa and some surrounding states.  Today's report details Iowa's current land market for land sold at auctions.

Email: Jason@dreamdirt.com | Phone: (515) 537-6633

Number of Acres Sold in Iowa During October 2022

If you take a look at the graph to the right you will see a decrease in farmland acres sold at auction from September to October. In October, we saw 6,717.09 acres sold by auction. We expect to see even more acres sold in the next month. If you are thinking of selling, now is the time to reach out to learn more about the process! Fill out this form to get started today and one of our auctioneers or land brokers will contact you shortly! 

Average Price Per Acre Land in Iowa

For the month of October, the price per acre average of land in Iowa is $12,432.59, a slight decrease from prices in September. A year ago, the average price per acre was $11,870.13 in October of 2021. Could this be because of rising interest rates? Reach out to us for an opinion on what we think your farm is worth if you are considering selling. 
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Price Per CSR2 Point Iowa Farmland

The price per CSR2 point decreased from September and is currently at $161.33/CSR2 point. Which is still incredibly higher than it was a year ago at $158.00/CSR2. This value is used to help calculate what your farm is worth. If you don’t know your farm’s CSR2 soil rating reach out to us for a soil map and evaluation if you are thinking of selling land in Iowa. 
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Iowa Land Prices at A Glance

For people who wish to visualize and research Iowa farmland prices, our heat maps have been a huge help. Here you can research your farm’s proximity or the statewide market and see individual sale results. This includes average prices per acre, the average price per CSR2 point, as well as volumes of sales, and the number of acres sold. Use this market price research tool right here at DreamDirt. Click the Iowa map to get started.

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You can request a FREE Market Analysis whether you’re ready to sell or just curious! Our goal is to help you reach the top of the market when selling land in the Midwest.

Iowa Land Prices for October 29th- November 4th, 2022

Iowa Land Prices for October 29th- November 4th, 2022

Iowa Farmland Prices October 29th- November 4th, 2022 This week, 32 auctions of tillable farmland were held in Iowa. A total of 2,847.03 acres were sold. The average price for all the auctions was $12,914.06/acre and $165.61/CSR2 point. Learn more about CSR2. Top...

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Iowa Land Prices October 22nd – 28th, 2022

Iowa Land Prices October 22nd – 28th, 2022

Iowa Farmland Prices October 22nd-28th, 2022 This week, 29 auctions of tillable farmland were held in Iowa. A total of 2,687.53 acres were sold. The average price for all the auctions was $12,898.24/acre and $167.78/CSR2 point. Learn more about CSR2. Top Selling Farms...

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Record Breaking Price for Nebraska Farmland Sold at Auction!

Record Breaking Price for Nebraska Farmland Sold at Auction!

Record Farmland Price Set in Richardson County Nebraska Nebraska doesn't see to get much attention for farmland prices.  Iowa is constantly in the news.  Recently a new farmland price record was set in Iowa's Plymouth County at $26,250 per acre.  This week Nebraska...

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