3 Essential Steps to Investing in Land for The First Time

1. Investment Purpose The first step is to properly identify is the purpose of your investment. This is the most essential step, properties are zoned differently depending on the county. Many of our land investors have different reasons for investing, some purchase land for building their home, placing their mobile, building a weekend oasis or they simply want to make a safe and secure investment. 2. Location, Location, Location Once you have identified the purpose of your initial investment, now it’s time to research where you would like to buy your land. If you plan on building your...

Promoting Financial Freedom Through Affordable Land Investments

LandsandLots.com has sold countless properties to land investors. No matter what your purpose is when purchasing land, we consider you an investor. Our clientele includes first time investors, builders, retirees, people looking to secure their children’s future and those who simply want to build their dream home on their own property. We receive countless calls on a daily basis from people interested in investing in one of our beautiful properties, they ask questions regarding a specific property they’re interested in and also ask a very interesting question – “…. this looks like a great...
Land vs. Gold – Which Is A Better Investment?

Land vs. Gold – Which Is A Better Investment?

Are you looking for a safer investment?  With so many options, which one offers the best opportunity?  Let’s consider 2 popular options: An Ounce of GOLD or An Acre of LAND Popular media often point to gold, but is this accurate?  What drives their information? Could it be skewed?  Let’s break it down piece by piece. Real estate is a cash generating and comfortable investment for many. Whereas, Gold is a precious metal “inherently” valuable. Both gold and land has been invested in and traded for thousands of years. On one side, Gold has liquidity, but on another, the land has more...
How Can I Purchase Property that is Located Inside a National or State Park or Similar Area??

How Can I Purchase Property that is Located Inside a National or State Park or Similar Area??

Properties located in such an area are privately owned land that just happens to be in the park.  This is called “in-holding”.  An inholding is privately owned land inside the boundary of a national park, national forest, state park, or similar publicly owned, protected area. In-holdings result from private ownership of lands predating the designation of the park or forest area, or the expansion of the park area to encompass the privately owned property. In the United States, the main causes of inholdings is that all of the Federal land-management agencies were formed over a...
Rock-Solid Reasons Why You Should Be Investing In Land

Rock-Solid Reasons Why You Should Be Investing In Land

I have said it for years and I will never stop saying it, vacant land is one of the best real estate investments in the world… and… it is one of the most overlooked and misunderstood as well. If you tell someone that you are a vacant land investor, perhaps you get a lot of perplexed looks or maybe some blank states.  I have spoken at REIA (Real Estate INVESTOR Association) and realize that even among these “educated” people, there are misconceptions in most of their minds as well.  Numerous ones make statements about land being a “weak investment” and the...