MT Land News

Montanan Land Source announcements and News from Montana that relates to land, ownership and mapping.

September 30th 2016
Andy Rahn will be giving a presentation on the new Montana Land Source map app to the monthly Montana Association of Real Estate Exchangers (MAREX) meeting in Missoula, MT.  MAREX is a state and national exchange/marketing organization that has been active for over 20 years in the marketing and exchanging of real property.  MAREX members are real estate professionals who provide creative real...
September 27th 2016
Andy Rahn will be giving a free training on the newly re-branded Montana Land Source map app at the monthly Billings Farm & Ranch Brokers meeting.  The meeting is scheduled for 8:30 am, Thursday, October 6 in the Madison Room at the Radisson Hotel (formerly the Holiday Inn), Billings, MT. Andy will focus on the new features available in the new release of the Rahn Land Map Viewer.  The...
September 12th 2016
Rahn Land is proud to announce the early release of a new version of the online Map Viewer service for subscribers to view and test.  The new version is still in development, with some of its features and functions not quite fully finalized, but we would like to give subscribers a chance to preview and evaluate the new service. To access the new Map Viewer version click here.
June 7th 2016
Rahn Land is pleased to announce that the company is in the process of developing new software for the Map Viewer service, and plans on having an updated version available by summer 2016.  The new version will have additional features and functionality, including property searches and the ability to print maps of individual properties.  All new software will be used which will increase the...
April 27th 2016
Rahn Land is pleased to announce an expanded new partnership with Andy Bottman of BBros.us.  Andy Bottman has long been the website developer and manager for the Rahn Land website, but now will be taking on a leadership role in developing new database and mapping technology for Rahn Land as well.  Bottman has extensive experience with web-based technology and open source software.
April 27th 2016
May 2 - May 5, 2016 the Rahn Land team is traveling to Raleigh, North Carolina to attend the premier North American event for open source GIS mapping software.  The FOSS4G NA (Free and Open Source Software for Geospatial) conference is the annual North American event of the Open Source Geospatial Foundation (OSGeo).  The Rahn Land team is currently developing an extensive new property valuation...
October 7th 2015
Rahn Land is pleased to announce that the online Map Viewer service has been expanded to include properties 200 acres and greater (from 300 acres and greater previously).  In addition, users can now view the three property categories - listings, sales and pending sales - independently from each other.  This means, for example, if users are searching for only active listings, they can remove sales...
July 29th 2015
Rahn Land is pleased to announce the addition of Casey Zaiko to the company as a Database Administrator and GIS Specialist. Casey is a Bozeman native and an MSU graduate in Earth Sciences and GIS/Planning. He brings a strong level of knowledge and expertise in GIS mapping and database management.
June 2nd 2015
Job Announcement: Database Administrator & GIS Specialist   Position Summary Rahn Land is seeking a permanent full-time Database Administrator and GIS Specialist. This position is responsible for maintaining the company database and GIS of rural Montana properties, relying on multiple different data sources. The position is also responsible for developing and maintaining efficient workflows,...
March 23rd 2015
Andy Rahn attended the FOSS4G (Free and Open Source Software For Geospatial) Conference in San Francisco, March 9 - 12, 2015. The annual FOSS4G North America (NA) conference is one of the largest global gatherings focused on open source geospatial software. FOSS4G NA brings together developers, users, decision-makers and observers from a broad spectrum of organizations and fields of operation....