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Farmland Value Trend Newsletter – 2018 SERECON

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3 Big Reasons to Invest in Land

3 Big Reasons to Invest in Land by Laura Mueller If you’re looking for a good investment opportunity, you might not have to look much further than the ground beneath your feet. Land, especially in a country as expansive and … Continue reading

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2019 Land ownership and profits are closely linked

In the past land prices and income have been always linked, if farmers make more money they can afford higher prices for land or rent. Now economics of scale are shifting some investments in farmland for farmers that have low … Continue reading

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Microsoft co-founder Bill Gates paid $171 million in August to acquire 14,500 acres

Microsoft cofounder Bill Gates paid $171 million in August to acquire 14,500 acres of farmland owned by John Hancock Life Insurance Company in one of the most coveted agricultural regions of Washington. Source The land Report / Bloomberg.com     … Continue reading

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Serecon Land Value Report 2017 for Alberta & Saskatchewan

Serecon Land Value report 2017   Farmland values in the Alberta regions experienced similar appreciation rates in 2017 as had occurred in 2016. As a whole, the indications across Alberta show an annual increase of approximately 8.5% on average across the … Continue reading

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Now is the time for investors to rotate out of the public markets into Canadian Farmland

Now is the time for investors to rotate out of public markets into Canadian farmland Published on Published onFebruary 5, 2018 on Linkedin Article by: Tom Eisenhauer, ICD.DPresident & CEO at Bonnefield Financial Inc. The current market environment is creating … Continue reading

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USA Land value increases by 3% in 2017

January 17, 2018 (Chicago) – The Realtors® Land Institute and National Association of Realtors® Research Department released the results of their annual Land Markets Survey which shows a 4 percent increase in land sales and a 3 percent increase in … Continue reading

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Renting or Leasing land

Renting, Leasing or Crop sharing your land or farm is more and more common in Canada. According to the latest data from Statistics Canada’s 2016 Census of Agriculture, farmersin Western Canada are renting more and more land. In Manitoba, farmers … Continue reading

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2016 Canada Farmland Values: Looking at the numbers

By Farm Credit Canada Farm Credit Canada land value report video Video Highlights The 2016 national average in farmland values increased by 7.9% Multiple signs show farmland values increases slowing down Most significant increases occurred in P.E.I, Alberta and Nova … Continue reading

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2017 USA cropland value by state in dollars per acre and change from 2016

2017 USA cropland value by state in dollars per acre and change from 2016  

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