What driving in the fog taught me
For the longest time, I struggled to explain the benefits of Timed Online Auctions to potential sellers. It was frustrating, especially when I felt an online[...]
Iowa Farmland Sales Volume for 80% Tillable Farms
Farmland Prices in Iowa For August 2019
Similar to our July report on farmland sales, prices have continued to remain on a steady track. In[...]
Should I sell farmland now?
Believe it or not, now is the perfect time of year to sell a farm.
196+/- Acres in Sac & Crawford County, IA brings excellent price
On August 29, 2019 our team traveled to Wall Lake, IA for the Margaret A Boes Living Revocable Trust Auction. We were extremely[...]
We had a busy week at DreamDirt this week! We held our monthly Land Seller Seminar in our Mason City office and the next day we sold 2 farms at Wall Lake, Iowa by auction and on Thursday we held[...]
Can I Sell My Farm With a Tenant?
A common question we hear at DreamDirt Farm Real Estate and Auction is, “My farm currently has a tenant. Can I still sell it?”
Defining an Auctioneer
How do you define, or even picture, an auctioneer? Many will imagine a man in a Stetson cowboy hat, belt buckle and a microphone in hand standing on a hay rack cracking[...]
Why Shouldn't I list privately first?
Occasionally, I get a phone call that starts with the statement, “I know with an auction I have to take less money…”
what is farmland worth?
Recently, the USDA released an annual report summarizing farmland values for 2019. According to the report, the U.S. farm real estate value, a measurement of the value of[...]