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Top Ten Rockies

July 26, 2018 Hall and Hall

Three of Hall and Hall's listings are featured in this year's Land Report celebrating the American Landowner.

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Editorial and Opinion

Ranches are Rarely “Iconic” & “Quaint”

March 2, 2018 Jim Taylor

As the chief editor of much that is published by Hall and Hall and as an avid reader of much that is published by others in our industry, I am struck by the overuse of certain words that I believe were meant to be used sparingly to describe something very special and unusual. In my last blog, I talked about the true meaning of the word “legacy.” In that instance, I objected to the use of the word rather than the overuse of it but there is no question that it is overused as well.

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Editorial and Opinion

Thanksgiving Day and Legacy Ranches

November 29, 2017 Jim Taylor

According to Merriam Webster, the operative definition of the word “legacy” is,  “something transmitted by or received from an ancestor or predecessor or from the past.”  I was struck by this meaning of the term as I stood to give a toast at our family Thanksgiving celebration.I looked down the table, which for the first time in my 70 plus year lifetime extended the entire length of the room, to see nearly 30 members of our family plus friends spanning 3 generations.

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