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Mountain Ranch for Sale and the Factors Buyers Should Consider

  When a buyer contacts Us asking to look at a Mountain Ranch for sale we try and get the picture they have in their mind of what their mountain ranch looks like. Believe it or not there are a number of factors involved in choosing the right mountain ranch for sale. This article outlines […]

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Things to Consider when Buying a Montana Ranch for Sale

Buying a Montana ranch for sale is a large investment and involves some risk. If you are a first-time ranch buyer, there are a number of unknowns that can affect the current and future value of a property. Venture West Ranches is here to help guide you through the buying process. With our knowledge and […]

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Bozeman Montana Ranch Broker Takes Group Pig Hunting in Texas

  Venture West Ranches, a Bozeman MT based ranch real estate brokerage, recently took a group of friends pig hunting at the 5T Ranch in Saint Jo, Texas. During three and a half days of hunting, several wild pigs were harvested. The wild pig population in Texas has become a major issue in the last […]

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Crisis of Aging Montana Ranchers and Farmers

  Aging Montana Ranchers and Farmers  Over the past 30 years, the average age of farmers and ranchers has increased nearly 8 years. Currently, the average farmer or rancher in the United States is 60 years old. The average age of Montana ranchers and farmers is over 60 years old. This presents a tremendous dilemma […]

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Rural Montana Spring Life: Snow Tires

It seems to be that time of year again. As the snow melts and the days become longer, it is time to start preparing for spring. That may mean doing a thorough cleaning of the house or breaking out the summer toys that have been in hibernation all winter long. For rural Montana ranches and […]

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Montana Ranch Real Estate: Revenue Opportunities

    While being in the Montana ranch real estate business, I notice that ranch owners are always looking to find new ways to increase profits. They do this by discovery and utilizing alternative revenue streams. Sometimes these alternatives are very abstract but other times they only require a small change to current operations. Prospective clients are […]

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Varieties of Montana Land for Sale

Life has a funny way of taking you where you least expect it. Growing up, I never thought I would be living in Montana. It’s been 6 years since I moved to Montana and every day has been an adventure.  I love the area, but what makes MT so special, is the people. I travel […]

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Eastern Montana Ranches Estate Planning Event

I still think back to the decisions my Grandfather and Grandmother made in allowing them to pass assets on to their kids but that because of great care by each generation it has impacted four generations and counting of our family. They were not super wealthy but watched every penny and wanted to leave opportunity […]

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Montana Ranches Wildlife Meet the Pronghorn

Montana Ranches Wildlife Meet the Pronghorn One of the incredible things about Montana ranches is the vast species of wildlife you get to see. One of the most intriguing animals is the Pronghorn Antelope. I drive through a lot of Montana ranches in my job and I would say the animal I see the most […]

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Cattle Ranches for Sale in Montana-Buy vs Sell Side

  As I start this article beef steer prices are 1.18 a pound. As a reference point in 2014 about this time they were bringing $2.90 a pound. There aren’t very many businesses that are run that can sustain a 60% drop in their sales price. So what does this do for prices for Cattle […]