Editorial and Opinion

What to Consider When Making a Land Purchase

May 28, 2020 Jim Taylor

The underlying theme you must recognize in making a land purchase is: Land has become recognized as an investment-class asset. While you might have many personal objectives when buying land, it is important to consider the investment qualities first before layering in personal objectives. Because, at the end of the day, your major return from this investment is most likely, and most predictably, to come from the appreciation of the asset as opposed to profits from any business operated on the property.

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Editorial and Opinion

Absentee Landowners’ Impact on the Ranching Community

May 26, 2020 Jim Taylor

For the nearly 50 years I have been involved with the sale and management of ranches, I have preached the same gospel: Just because you own a ranch, doesn’t mean you have to own cows. The reverse is also true: Just because you own cows, doesn’t mean you have to own a ranch. How does that apply to the future of ranching?

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Inside Hall and Hall

Spring Turkey Hunting in Montana

May 11, 2020 Ryan Flair

Spring turkey hunting season is in full swing in Montana. Hall and Hall partner Ryan Flair recently took his son out hunting where they enjoyed some quality father and son time.

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Field Report

Top 5 Colorado Trout Fishing Rivers

May 11, 2020 Hall and Hall

Colorado trout fishing is an experience that you don’t want to miss. Trophy fish, stunning scenery, and gorgeous summer weather will have you scheduling your next trip back before you have even left. There are many famous rivers all over the state with esteemed trout fishing, but we’ve selected our top five to give you a starting place.

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Field Report

Top 5 Montana Trout Fishing Rivers

May 8, 2020 Hall and Hall

Montana trout fishing is some of the best in the country - they don't call it the "Treasure State" for no reason. There are many famous rivers all over the state with esteemed trout fishing, but we've selected our top five to give you a starting place.

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