log homes for sale

7 Beautiful Log Homes and Cabins for Sale

We’ve come a long way since the humble log cabin of homesteading days, although there’s still a comforting simplicity to a home on the range made from a lattice of sturdy wood beams. These days, however, even the most remote and secluded log homes are filled with luxury interior trimmings that befit their purpose as full-time residences as well as …

Equestrian estate for sale in California

Equestrian Estates for Sale: 5 Luxury Properties for Horse Lovers

News broke last week that Bill Gates purchased two empty lots of land adjacent to his Wellington, Florida, equestrian estate for $5 million. According to this report in the Miami Herald, the billionaire Microsoft founder and philanthropist now owns four of the six properties in Mallet Hill Court, an exclusive enclave of equestrian ranches and facilities in southern Florida’s horse country. …

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Strand Us Here: Incredible Private Islands for Sale

Let’s face it, private-island ownership is typically the realm of movie stars, music legends and mega-millionaires. Virgin tycoon Richard Branson owns 74-acre Necker Island in the British Virgin Islands, which he famously rents out for around $30,000 per couple for weeklong stays. A decade ago, Leonardo DiCaprio purchased Belize’s 104-acre Blackadore Caye and is now in the process of developing …

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8 Amazing Vineyards for Sale

According to Wine America, the association of American wineries, the U.S. wine industry was valued at close to $5 billion in 2014, with grapes constituting the nation’s highest value fruit crop. California’s Wine Institute further reports that U.S. wine production totaled 835 million gallons in 2015, 90 percent of which came from Californian vineyards. Established wine-growing regions in California, Washington, …

Sandow Lakes Ranch, Texas

Alcoa Inc. Lists Massive Sandow Lakes Ranch for Sale in Central Texas

Industrial manufacturing giant Alcoa Inc. listed its Texas land holdings for sale this week for $250 million, including what could be the state’s largest water rights deal. Sandow Lakes Ranch covers 33,800 acres and lies about 45 miles east of Austin. The property includes 14 lakes comprising 1,960 surface acres and almost 50,000 acre-feet of water; an additional 44,000 acre-feet of …

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Photo Gallery: Rooms With a View

In honor of today’s Earth Day festivities, we indulged in some armchair daydreaming to compile a selection of our favorite scenic views from land listings for sale on Lands of America. We salute you, Mother Nature.

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Cover Star: Crazy Waters Ranch, Colorado

The stunning cover star of our spring 2016 issue of LAND magazine is 9,000-acre Crazy Waters Ranch, which the magazine’s editors characterize as “arguably the most complete recreational ranch in the northern Rockies.” Looking at the photos below, it’s impossible to argue with this assessment. Head over to www.landmagazines.com for more on Crazy Waters plus other features from the spring 2016 issue, including a …