Improving Your Land

How to Turn a Trailer into a Permanent Residence

By Matt Valzania

When deciding on a residence for your land, there is a plethora of options. You could stick with the standard, stick-built home, but if this is going to be a second home or you are downsizing, permanently affixing a mobile …

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How To Apply For A Street Address

By Courtney Hageman

Whether you are a first-time builder or you plan on living in a camper on vacant land, you will need to apply for a street address. Applications for street addresses need to be filed with the county where your property …

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How To Get Gas Run To Your Land

By Matt Valzania

By now if you have been following along in my series of posts about setting up your new home with its essential utilities, we really only have one potential utility left. With the increase in cost of electricity and fuel …

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Easiest Property Improvements To Make Right Away

By Courtney Hageman

You did your research, narrowed down your options, made a payment and now you’re the proud owner of a parcel of land. What’s next? First, take a big, deep breath and relax. Unless your property falls victim to a giant …

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How To Deal With Waste on Vacant Land

By Matt Valzania

In my previous posts found on Land University, I discussed getting water and power hooked up to your new home. The last item that needs your immediate attention is how to deal with waste on vacant land. In this post …

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Great Ideas For Alternative Homes

By Cam Clark

Have you ever wondered what types of alternative homes are out there, aside from the standard house, duplex, or apartment? Perhaps you are under the impression that it might be too expensive to think of a home as a way …

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How Do I Get Water On My Property?

By Matt Valzania

So you found your perfect piece of land, and are in the process of building your dream home. The power has been connected to your property giving your builders the juice they need to run their tools. Now is the …

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How to Hook Up to the Power Grid

By Matt Valzania

One of the first things that needs to be addressed when you decide to build a new home is how you plan on getting electricity, especially in this technology driven day and age. One option is to live off the …

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First Steps For a New Land Owner

By LandCentral

You’ve just paid off your very own piece of land, and now you’re probably wondering… What’s Next? The First Step: Make a Plan You dreamed of this land when you put down the initial payment. Maybe that dream is still the …

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