THE ROAD TO BUYING YOUR FIRST RURAL HOME

June 3, 2020/in [Your] Land Blog/RLILANDBlog The COVID-19 pandemic has convinced many people that they don’t want to continue living in urban areas with high population densities. Millennials were already starting to move away from cities, but the pandemic has piqued their interest and encouraged many to consider buying their first rural home. If you plan to be buying your first rural home soon, you will need to do some research that makes the process easier. In many cases, buying a rural home, especially if it sits on a few acres of land, is different than buying a home in a city …

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What first time recreational land buyers need to know

Realtor Land Institute Land Blog…August 26, 2020. The idea of owning your own rural property is an appealing one, and can seem like the process can be fairly simple. But if you’re buying land, especially as first-time recreational land buyers, there are several conditions and circumstances you’ll want to be aware of so that you can make an informed decision and avoid costly mistakes. Considerations Before Purchasing LandWhat Are Your Needs From The Property?The first thing you want to decide as first-time recreational land buyers is what type of property you want and how you intend to use it. There …

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Two Successful Auctions in Dalhart

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE – December 8, 2020 On Tuesday, December 8th, Clift Land Auctions had another successful auction day in Dalhart, Texas. Up for sale was the Hartley County – Smith Farm totaling 1,282 +/- acres and five tracts of Ag Producers Co-op property on N. US Hwy 87. Both of these properties offered online bidding on the Clift Land Auctions website, as well as bidding from the floor. The room was full and there was a total of 27 people registered to bid at these auctions. Interested parties came from the Dalhart area, throughout the Oklahoma and Texas Panhandles, …

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Sheldon Snyder, ALC Receives National Recognition

If you happened to see the latest issue from the National Association of Realtors Magazine, you can find our agent Sheldon Snyder, being recognized for his work on page 20! Sheldon was one of seven agents in the state of Texas to receive the 2019 National Commercial Award, congratulating them for their excellence in the past year.

Clift Land Brokers Donates to Area Schools

George Clift, ALC, owner of Clift Land Brokers, and Gary Sutherland, Associate Broker of Pampa, were in the area on Friday handing out checks to Miami and Canadian schools.  Several months ago, Clift Land Brokers was hired by Salem Abraham to sell the 12,160 acre Christie Ranch in Roberts County. Earlier this month, that ranch was sold to Travis and Kylee Chester. “George and Gary did a great job selling the ranch” commented Salem Abraham, “and I think we all had fun working together.” George Clift said, ”After closing the ranch deal, Gary and I wanted to do something to …

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Texas Wheat Producers Board Elects 2019-2020 Officers

Clift Land Brokers, Bryan Clift was reelected to the Texas Wheat Producers Board, representing district one. The elected board members took an oath of service delivered by an official from the Texas Department of Agriculture as required by state law. Board members are elected by their peers from four districts across the state and are responsible for managing funds from a statewide wheat producer check-off of two cents per bushel. These funds are applied to wheat research, education and market development to provide additional value to wheat farmers across the state. For the full article click Here. 

29th Annual Outlook for Texas Land Markets

Pictured from left to right: Greg Good, George Clift, ALC, Brady Cowan, Tom Benton, Jerry Schniederjan, Gary Sutherland, Sheldon Snyder, ALC The 29th Annual Outlook for Texas Land Markets Conference was held in San Antonio, TX this year and our guys were excited to attend. This is a wonderful event that provides information on a variety of legal, economic, social, and natural resources issues influencing current land market dynamics.