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Texas History and Wildlife at Johnson Ranch {Video}

06/28/2016

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Discover – and enjoy – more than 3,000 acres of high-fenced recreation at the historic Johnson Ranch, at 8000 CR 1117 in Snyder, TX.

Johnson Ranch, 8000 CR 1117 79549, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury homes for sale in Snyder-turkey

Whitetail deer, wild hogs, quail and turkey freely roam in the canyons and along the creek beds of this property. The native whitetail deer enjoy a hearty diet of protein and other minerals year-round and have been strictly managed for more than 15 years.

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Polo Paradise at T Bar W Ranch

05/13/2016
T Bar W Ranch, 2977 FM 778 Mineola 75773, Bernard Uechtritz, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury ranches for sale in Texas-polo gear

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T Bar W Ranch is a top of the line equestrian and longhorn ranch with multiple residences and exceptional recreational facilities with an incredible attention to detail. The ranch is located in Mineola, Texas, in Wood County, approximately 1.5 hours east of Dallas and is 40 minutes north of Tyler.

And it’s the site of an exciting day of world-class polo, fine food and great country music this weekend – presented by Bernie Uechtritz, international real estate advisor with Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty. (For details and tickets: click here.)

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East Texas Paradise – Caney Creek Ranch

04/08/2016
6700 Valley View Drive Athens 75752, David Burgher & Harlan Ray, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's ranches for sale in Texas-lake view

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Only minutes outside of the lovely east Texas town of Athens lies one of the most incredible recreational ranches on the market today. The Caney Creek Ranch is a one of a kind property with more than 24 acres of private surface water and access to a private 324-plus-acre lake, both of which make this property a true east Texas paradise.

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How Do You Start a Search for a Ranch?

02/02/2016
5C Quarter Horses Ranch, 3658 CR 4660 Mount Pleasant 75455, Greg Caton, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury home for sale in Dallas Fort Worth-exterior

5C Quarter Horses Ranch sits on 365 acres in Mount Pleasant, TX. Photos / Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty

When you decide to buy a ranch, you’re making a significant investment. One of the first things to consider is whether your ranch will be used primarily as a retreat for your family or for producing income through cattle, mineral rights and hunting leases, for instance. Even if your primary purpose is pleasure vs. business, your ranch should produce enough income to cover maintenance.

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Will Ranch Prices Drop With the Price of Oil? {Video}

01/26/2016

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With falling oil prices, investors are betting it will be an opportune time to buy Texas ranchland, according to a report by the New York Times.

Jay Ellis of Dallas-based Sporting Ranch Capital is raising $100 million from investors to buy “trophy ranches” that owners want to sell “quickly and quietly” – as their personal portfolios fluctuate with the price of oil.

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Now Is the Time for Texas Land

01/12/2016
Shooting Star Ranch - 1600 Historic Lane Cross Roads 76227, David Burgher, Briggs Freeman Sotheby's luxury ranches for sale in Texas-stables

Briggs Freeman Sotheby’s International Realty currently has listings of more than $1 billion in rural properties. The 111-acre Shooting Star Ranch is at 1600 Historic Lane in Cross Roads, TX.

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The Texas residential market is white hot. Buyers far outstrip sellers, creating bidding wars for high-quality homes in great neighborhoods.

Just over the horizon within an hour to two-hour drive is a vast expanse of rural land that is attracting its own growing number of buyers.

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