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Cows Can’t Read and Deer Don’t Give Directions: How to List Vacant Land

Cows can’t read and Deer don’t give directions: How to list vacant land (Originally written 2009) Like many of my posts, this is written from experience & frustration. This morning I called on a vacant piece of land for a buyer. I couldn’t get a hold of the listing agent, he lives way out and has no cell signal. Nobody in his office had ever seen the property. The files offered no information other than what could be found on the MLS. Here are some of the things that, in my opinion, should be included in the file if not … Click For More

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Gardening and Farming in the Colorado Rocky Mountains

People who have never been to the Colorado Rocky Mountain area have misconceptions about Gardening and Farming here. Either potential buyers think that it gardening and farming can’t be done at all or think they can grow anything here.         Things grown in the Colorado Rocky Mountain area include : grapes, peaches, hay, backyard tomatoes, corn, wheat, sheep, beef and more. Obstacles: 1)The Rocky Mountains are made of ROCK, much of it is granite. Soil is washed down mountain sides with snow melt into the valleys and rivers in lower elevations. There is very little natural top … Click For More

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199 Basswood Lane Lot 6 Canon City CO

On the mountain, you’re going to love this gorgeous piece of land, aspens, pines and views! Just a pretty place in Colorado off the beaten path and a little out of the way. Enjoy all that Cottonwood River Ranch has to offer. Easy commute to Canon City, BLM, Cripple Creek, the Royal Gorge Bridge and the Arkansas River. DIRECTIONS: 199 Basswood Lane Lot 6 Canon City CO. Take hwy 50 West out of Canon City. Turn North on hwy 9 to county road 2 (Tallahassee Road) Stay on CR2 past Delilah Peak, down the hill. Turn right onto CR 26 … Click For More

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Buy Vacant Land

So You Want To Buy Some Vacant Land Agents get calls all the time from people who want to buy vacant land. With the economic down turn it is a great time to buy land. Walt Whitman is credited as saying “buy land they aren’t making any more”       A few things to consider before you start looking for vacant unimproved land: The seller probably owns it out right. It’s possible they have a mortgage but, around Southern Colorado many people paid cash. If they own the property outright they may or may-not be desperate to sell. Just … Click For More

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A REALTOR living in Fremont County Colorado

This week, so far, has been a wild and wooley one in Fremont County, at least for me. Last weekend was the Apple Blossom Festival in Canon City. The town doubles in size with visitors – and we love it!  Monday I had a closing on a small 2.5 acre vacant land parcel and Weds I had a closing on a large ranch and house and inbetween was a tour of homes. One of my listings is getting so many showings I should charge admission!  And over the course of 3 days I had a B.P.O (brokers price opinion) that took … Click For More

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