Research

Owning Land on a Floodplain

By Courtney Hageman

A waterfront property is often the most highly sought after type of property in the US. Whether the property is near a lake, river or ocean, it beckons with beauty and many leisure activities, such as fishing or swimming. Unfortunately, …

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Relieve these 4 real estate headaches with LandCentral

By LandCentral

Real Estate Can Be a Headache LandCentral understands these pain points and works to help ease them by removing complicated roadblocks. Check out these four areas below where LandCentral has streamlined the process, making buying land easy and simple for …

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Five Steps of Property Research

By LandCentral

Step One:  Decide How You’ll Use The Property You want to make sure the property you buy is everything you’ve dreamed of. Think about those dreams before you begin your research.  Do you want to build a house now, or …

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What is a Plat Map, and How Do I Use It?

By LandCentral

A plat is a map, drawn to scale, showing parcels of land. These maps are drawn by a licensed surveyor, who will then record the approved plat map with a county governing body. With each parcel comes a legal description. …

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What Will I Receive When I Purchase a Property?

By Cam Clark

At LandCentral, we want you to feel comfortable about your purchase and be excited about your new land investment! After purchasing a property from LandCentral we will mail you our “Property Investment Portfolio”, which contains all of the following documents. …

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How Easy Is It To Finance Vacant Land?

By Dave Knospe

Meet Jim. His goal is to buy a piece of vacant land for $7,000. He has $600 saved up to pay upfront and a good credit score. It seems like it should be easy for Jim to find someone to …

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Off The Grid Living Part One: Water Systems

By Matt Valzania

Have you been considering off the grid living? Maybe you just want to reduce your dependence on local utilities? Off the grid living is possible in just about every climate and with some careful planning, can be more rewarding than …

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Helpful Tip: Parcel Maps

By Dave Knospe

When looking for a property look at the parcel map (or “plat map”) for answers to some of your questions.  A lot of times the plat map will have the dimensions of the property.  This will help you decided if …

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