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The Fay Ranches-Republic Ranches Alliance
In 2014, Fay Ranches and Texas land brokerage firm Republic Ranches decided to forge an alliance to better serve our clients across the country. This Strategic Alliance brings together the formidable strength of two powerhouse brokerage firms.

Studying Rural Land Trends In The Lone Star State
The name Republic Ranches, LLC is commonly known, and the company is frequently sought out because of the fact that a skilled and extremely knowledgeable crew in all backgrounds of farm and ranch real estate make up the team.

An Overview Of Texas Crop Production
For the farmers, ranchers and investors out there who are interested in purchasing property in the Lone Star State, knowledge of crop production and market trends of that production play an important factor in judging what land to buy and where. Landowners are dealing with a greater number of issues...

New Mexico: A Blend Of Landscape, Sport And Culture
The land, color and skies of New Mexico, combined with its outdoor recreation opportunities, culture, people, history and arts attract ranch land investors to this most unique mountain state, long known as The Land of Enchantment. New Mexico, the fifth largest state, is long on landscapes that range from vast deserts

Invest In Land Or Stuff A Mattress
Over the past seven years, investors have been notoriously careful with their cash flow, avoiding risk and staying cash heavy. This is no surprise. Due to the economic crisis in 2008, many investors and wealthy individuals became more risk averse with their portfolios, and began saving money instead of investing.

Finding Balance: Managing Ranches For Elk
There’s a secret that ranch owners know out in the Mountain West: Creating wildlife habitat isn’t just good for your morning view, it also raises the value of your land. “Ranches that are managed with a sustainable agricultural plan have the added benefit of attracting wildlife and this creates value not only...

Agricultural Land Lease Rates: Estimating Income Potential
If you are a farm or ranch owner but farming or ranching is not your trade, you are not alone. Landowner demographics in many parts of the West have shifted toward non-operators, particularly in recent decades. If you are a non-operating owner or prospective owner, evaluating your property’s income potential requires..

Sportsman’s Corner: An Interview with Greg and Shannon Fay
As the majority owner and founder of Fay Ranches, Greg Fay, along with his partners, has been an owner and manager of a productive farm/ranch in Madison County, Montana since 1995. Along with his wife Shannon, the Fays have been active in the outdoors their entire lives.

Investing in Timber
Veteran Land Broker Dick Ludington joined Fay Ranches in 2014, bringing over 37 years of experience in timberland, conservation, and recreational land transaction knowledge for public and private agencies to our team. His understanding in timberland investment has involved the buying and selling of millions of acres...

Production Land Profits
The University of Idaho agricultural economists, Garth Taylor and Ben Eborn, reported an 11% increase in 2014 for Idaho farm and ranch net income. Additionally, there was a 6% decrease in expenses, which resulted in a 46% increase overall in reported income for 2014, up to $4.53 billion net, a record set by Idaho...

How To Buy A Ranch: 4 Steps To Buying Property
So, you’re thinking about buying a ranch? I’ve worked with many good land brokers and many who are not good. I’ve seen great land and poor land, in all shapes and sizes. Here are a few of the things I’ve learned along the way. Although I use the term ‘ranches’ throughout, much of the information can be applied...

Savvy Cattle Ranch Investing
Buying a ranch is often the culmination of a lifelong dream for many of our clients. Carving out time to revel in the peace and solitude of sprawling acreage, as well as owning a unique place where unique memories are created in the outdoors are some of the top reasons that our clients come to us to connect them...

We Play Well With Others: Land Brokerage Companies
At Fay Ranches and Republic Ranches, we invite competent land professionals from other offices to promote our listings to their clients. We’ve learned that our success as a brokerage is directly linked to the strength of our team and extended network.





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