Don’t Let Your Land Get Away

Every fisherman has a heartbreaking story about “the one that got away“. That is not the type of story you want to have about a piece of land that you really wanted to purchase. Last week I had a conversation with a high net worth individual about a piece of property they missed out on… Continue Reading

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South Carolina’s Forests

South Carolina’s Forests

FOREST AREA South Carolina has 13 million acres of forestland –67% of the state’s total land area. Hardwood timber types occupy over 52% of the state’s forestland. Softwoods occupy 48%. SC’s forestland acreage has averaged 12.6 million acres since 1968. The 2012 forest inventory found there are 2.3 million more acres of forestland than there… Continue Reading

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The Numbers on Productive Timberland

The Numbers on Productive Timberland

Compared to the rest of the country, private investment in land across the state of South Carolina is especially high. The high proportion of privately-owned land is on timberland thanks to its high return on investment. And it is no mistake this happens to be in the Palmetto State; these private investors know what they’re… Continue Reading

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Timberland Very Attractive in Today’s Market

Timberland Very Attractive in Today’s Market Timberland assets attract investors with the three basic components attracting investors to any commodity; it safely preserves capital; it consistently appreciates; and offers diversification. Timberland historically provides a long-term option to protect, hold and increase wealth. Owning timberland acts as a buffer from your riskier, higher-fluctuating vehicles in your… Continue Reading

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