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  • February 15, 2018
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Selling Farms & Ranches by Multi-Parcel Auction

The auction method is one of the oldest forms of transferring property from one party to another, however what do you do when there is “too much property” for the available buying audience in a given market? For example, what if the auction consists of several thousand acres which will command a high enough price point that it takes the opportunity out of reach for most interested buyers in that area. How do you increase demand?

  • November 29, 2017
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2017 LAND REALTOR of the Year

Congratulations to John Stratman of Mason & Morse Ranch Company, named 2017 Land REALTORS of the Year at Chapters September meeting in Grand Junction, Colorado.

  • November 07, 2017
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How Do Natural Disasters Affect Timber and Forestry Markets?

The destructive flooding and weather events of 2017 centered in Texas and Florisa remind us that Mother Nature is a force to be reckoned with.

  • October 30, 2017
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Fifth Generation Coloradan Shares Favorite Spots Near Glenwood Springs, Colorado

Published in the Glenwood Springs Post Independent. Written by Carla Jean Whitley.

  • October 23, 2017
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Federal Reserve: Observations on the Ag Economy - October ’17

Posted on Farm Policy News, October 18, 2017 by Keith Good

  • October 19, 2017
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Luxury Ranch For Sale Near Santa Fe sits on over 1,000 acres

Published by Shelby Perea –  Real Estate Reporter, Albuquerque Business First

  • October 18, 2017
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Stability in Values Defines most Segments in the Real Estate Market

Trends in the 2017 real estate markets have normalized after the slowdown in transaction through the 2016 election cycle.  In the case of buyer motivation, value and return on investment are the bookends as buyers seek quality properties where they can see value in the purchase price and a desirable yield over time. Buyers remain diligent in their decision to purchase despite the amount of money available to the market place. 

  • October 10, 2017
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Trophy Ranches Make Investments Fun Again

Written by Tonie Auer; Featured in the Wall Street Journal Friday, September 29, 2017. Purchasers of Luxury Ranches Have an Eye on Recreation as well as Resale Value.

  • October 10, 2017
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Pongamia...Is This the Tree Crop That Saves Florida Agriculture?

There is one ray of hope that shows great promise of restoring ag land values and revitalizing business in South Florida’s rural towns. Pongamia is an oilseed tree that is native to Australia and India.

  • October 10, 2017
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Victor Knight on Florida’s Agricultural Industry

Hurricane Irma: was it the ‘perfect storm’ to hit the 500,000 acres of Florida’s citrus; and thus create the ‘perfect’ opportunity for investors in distressed farmland?

  • October 07, 2017
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Shawn Terrel, 25 year Auction Veteran to Lead Largest Auction Network is Country

Mason & Morse Ranch Company’s Lead Auctioneer, Promoted to President of United Country Real Estate (UCRE) Auction Services.

  • October 01, 2017
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Scot Oliver on the Stump

Mason & Morse Ranch Company Broker Associate, Scot Oliver, shares a story from the "Stump" reflecting on the teachings of farming, ranching, family and friends.

  • September 12, 2017
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Texas Auction Brings Top Price Per Acre for Farmland and Minerals

Although market trends suggest farmland values across the cornbelt are experiencing downward pressure due to commodity prices, farmland in Texas brings a premium due to demand for land with water and minerals

  • July 24, 2017
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Big Game Species Nebraska Game & Parks

Big game hunting and viewing opportunities in Nebraska are available for five species: white-tailed deer, mule deer, pronghorn, elk and bighorn sheep.

  • May 18, 2017
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SOLD 1,280-Acre Auction in Texas

SOLD Featuring Zurick Labrier and auction team in support of May 18, 2:00 PM Spearman, Texas live multi-parcel auction.

  • January 23, 2017
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A Year of Opportunity: Winter Real Estate Market Report

Written by John Stratman, broker/owner Mason & Morse Ranch Company

  • December 02, 2016
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Advice on Dealing with Conservation Easements

Posted by United Country
  • November 14, 2016
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Fall 2016 Real Estate Market Report

Written by John Stratman, broker/owner Mason & Morse Ranch Company

  • November 08, 2016
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Sage Grouse Management Plans Based on Inaccurate Science

Published on Public Lands Council

  • November 04, 2016
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Billings, Montana Couple Honored

by Mason & Morse Ranch Company in Northern International Livestock Exposition Drawing for Weekend Getaway
  • October 04, 2016
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The Commodity of Darkness: Dark Sky Destinations on the Rise

Mason & Morse Ranch Company supports “Dark Sky” Communities and Enhancing Guest Ranch Experience

  • June 21, 2016
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Issue: Facing a Large Tax Bill? 1031 Exchange

Selling highly appreciated property can result in a hefty tax bill. Taxes owed may range from roughly 25% to more than 50% of the sales price, depending on the property’s ownership structure (i.e., partnership, LLC, S corporation or C corporation) and federal and state tax rates. 
  • June 01, 2016
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2016 Farm, Ranch Luxury Real Estate Market Update

Overall, 2015 was an excellent year for the real estate markets as the improving US economy and Federal monetary policy made production driven assets a favored investment class. 
  • May 31, 2016
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Auction..Should I Consider It?

A well planned and executed auction event will deliver much more data than just the current fair market value of farms, ranches, equipment and additional assets associated with the auction? 

  • May 30, 2016
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Accredited Land Professional ALC Designation

Accredited Land Consultants (ALCs) aren’t just land sales professionals, they are the most accomplished, the most experienced, and the highest performing land sales experts.
  • October 07, 2014
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3,424 Deeded Acres of Off-Grid Montana Rangeland to Sell at Sealed-Bid Auction

Mason & Morse Ranch Company to Conduct Event Running Through November 4th, 2014 October 7, 2014 (KANSAS CITY, Mo.) – Serious investors will soon have the opportunity of a lifetime to bid on a prime piece of Montana rangeland at …
  • February 26, 2014
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Gila National Forest Ranch Hits the Real Estate Market

Denver, Colo. (PRWEB) February 25, 2014 Few people can claim to own a property in United States with no address, but now buyers will have the opportunity to make this happen. Mason & Morse Ranch Company – Strategic Partner of …
  • September 12, 2013
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Hay Market Snapshot

By Jeff Osborne/Northwest Farm Credit Services Hay prices have the potential to increase significantly in 2013, but the outlook is unclear. Drivers most impacting the market in the Northwest include: 1) Weather: First cutting alfalfa has been challenging in the Northwest with untimely …
  • August 26, 2013
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Ecologists Turn To Planned Grazing To Revive Grassland Soil

By Luke Runyon/Harvest Public Media The world’s soil is in trouble. Ecologists say without dramatic changes to how we manage land, vast swathes of grassland are at risk of turning into hard-packed desert. To make sure that doesn’t happen, researchers are …
  • September 26, 2012
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Absolute Auction – Friday, September 28th!!

Gardner, Colorado – Absolute Auction September 28th, 2012 9:30am MST Pueblo, Colorado Marriot The Fortune Ranch consists of 10,557 deeded acres plus 6,200 leased acres offered in total or six individual parcels. Four of the parcels will be sold on …
  • April 13, 2012
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Land Investment Is Trending Positively

Denver, CO (PRWEB) April 13, 2012 – Over the course of the past few years, both buyers and sellers of farm and ranch land in Colorado have wondered what the future held for land values. Recently, we’ve heard from …
  • March 08, 2012
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Mason Morse Ranch & Farm Company Named No. 3 in the Nation

"Our team effort not only satisfies our clients, but it also creates opportunities to work with other offices in the United Country family."
  • February 18, 2012
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Lenders in the Federal Reserve region that includes all or parts of seven states in the central U.S. said cropland prices rose 25 percent in 2011 and ranchland increased 14 percent, according to a survey released by the bank today.

By Alan Bjerga  Feb. 15 (Bloomberg) — Record cropland values in the U.S. Great Plains are spurring more farmland sales as absentee owners cash in on an agricultural boom, according to the Federal Reserve Bank of Kansas City. Lenders in …
  • February 10, 2012
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Town of Pray, Montana for Sale…be your own Mayor; Paradise Valley Resort Chico Hotsprings

PRAY, Montana. — For Sale: 5 acres in Paradise Valley. It’s complete with pastures, a home, a few developed lots and… a post office? NBC KTVM News Story & Video: “They’ll be like, ‘What’s your story?’ ‘Well, you know …
  • January 23, 2012
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Farmland Farm Ground Demand Contiues Radio Interview: Brownfield Ag News for America, Ken Anderson

Radio Interview: Brownfield Ag News for America, Ken Anderson: A Canadian-based company, Hudye Farms, is looking to sell its 18-thousand acres of cropland in eastern Colorado and western Kansas. It’s said to be one of the largest cropland sales that …
  • January 14, 2012
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With Surging Demand for Quality Farmland, One of the Largest Farms Ever to be Offered for Sale in eastern Colorado and western Kansas (17,741 Acres) has been Placed on the Market

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE For more information contact: Bart Miller / Mason & Morse Ranch Company “Ranches Farms & Land Sales” Denver, Colorado January 13th, 2012 – One of the largest farms ever to be offered in eastern Colorado and …
  • October 14, 2011
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Bart Miller, Managing Broker, Mason & Morse Ranch Company, Awarded the Accredited Land Consultant Designation of the REALTORS(R) Land Institute

DENVER & GLENWOOD SPRINGS, Colorado Oct 12, 2011 (BUSINESS WIRE) — The REALTORS Land Institute is pleased to announce that Bart Miller of Mason & Morse Ranch Company, has been awarded the prestigious Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation. The designation …