Central Texas Land Market for Third Quarter 2017
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Central Texas Land Market for Third Quarter 2017

  Texas & Central Texas Land Market Results Texas land markets seemed headed for a breather in the third quarter after rebounding for the three preceding quarters. While the trend continued upward, the 1.78 percent statewide gain marked the lowest year-over-year price increase since fourth quarter 2015. The muted expansion confirmed much slower Texas rural…

Is Tifton 85 in your Pasture?
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Is Tifton 85 in your Pasture?

Tifton 85, a Hardy Hybrid for Central Texas Tifton 85 is a Georgia -bred, drought resistant, prolific type of grass. This fast growing hybrid grass is sometimes the only thing that is still green in the pastures during the summer droughts in Central Texas. Tifton 85 was developed by Dr. Glenn Burton of Tifton, Georgia,…

Tips for getting your Ranch or Land ready to Sell
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Tips for getting your Ranch or Land ready to Sell

How to get your Land or Ranch Ready to Sell Are you considering selling your land or ranch? First, contact Longhorn Realty, second you may want to consider some of the tips below to get your ranch or land ready to sell. If you also have a home you may want to read “Getting your…

Things to Know Before Buying Rural Land.
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Things to Know Before Buying Rural Land.

Tips for Buying Rural Land & Ranches in TX Many folks in Texas grew up in rural communities or had family members that did. People dream of getting back to a simpler way of life, out of the rat race of the city and away from the dang HOA! If you’re thinking about buying rural…

Getting a Ranch or Land Loan
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Getting a Ranch or Land Loan

Please note: Longhorn Realty is not a lender. This is merely a land related article. Follow the link below to view our land lender referrals: Lender Referral Link Helpful Land Loan Information Residential properties for sale in hot markets, such as in the Austin area, can result in multiple offers, meaning a buyer should be…

Cow-Calf Operation Basics
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Cow-Calf Operation Basics

Ready to Start a Cow-Calf Operation? A cow-calf operation is an excellent way for a ranch owner to generate income and at the same time maintain their ag exemption. A cow-calf operation is a ranch operation where cows and bulls that are bred to produce calves.  Calves are often raised and sold to the beef…