Montana Land News
Montanan Land Source's news and events from around Montana that relate to land, ownership, mapping auctions and more.
Climbing Arrow Ranch under contract one week after listing
Posted: May 12th 2021
The Climbing Arrow Ranch, the largest and highest priced property on the Montana land market, is under contract less than one week after it was publicly listed. Listed for $136,250,000 and totaling over 73,000 deeded acres, the ranch reportedly is under contract for close to the asking price, which is likely given how soon it went under contract. Also, there apparently was multiple interested...
Episode 5 Season 2 of the Ranch Investor Podcast released - "Change is the only constant"
Posted: May 4th 2021
The 5th episode of Season 2 of the Ranch Investor podcast has been released, and is titled "Change is the only constant." How do we navigate the gentrification of western lands and communities? What impact does this have on the culture of rural communities? We hear from one of the most experienced conservation easement appraisers in the nation. Kim Bennett from Terra Western Associates also...
South Crazy Mountains Land Exchange Approved
Posted: May 4th 2021
The Forest Service has approved two public/private land trades in the southern Crazy Mountains. The land swap totals 1,900 acres and is valued at over $1,700,000. The land trade is only a small portion of what has been proposed, with the remaining land swap proposals being pushed back for further review. The trades involve sections owned by the Wild Eagle Mountain Ranch, the Rock Creek Ranch...
Episode 4 Season 2 of the Ranch Investor Podcast released - "Do I really need a professional ranch manager?"
Posted: April 16th 2021
The 4th episode of Season 2 of the Ranch Investor podcast has been released, and is titled "Do I really need a professional ranch manager?" With over 30 years of experience as a Farm and Ranch Manager with Hall & Hall, Jerome Chvilicek has professionally administered some of the largest and most diverse farms and ranches in the US. Hear what actually goes in to being a professional farm/...
Episode 3 Season 2 of the Ranch Investor Podcast released - "Is There More Money In Conservation than Livestock Now?"
Posted: April 2nd 2021
The 3rd episode of Season 2 of the Ranch Investor podcast has been released, and is titled "Is There More Money In Conservation than Livestock Now?" Are “environmental markets” the future for Ranch Investors? Hear what the guys from mitigation.org think about carbon credits, habitat offsets, and the future of solar, wind, ecosystem services. Officially known as Magnolia, we hear their mission of...