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Egalitariat Donating Member (1000+ posts) Send PM | Profile | Ignore Tue Sep-12-06 08:22 AM
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2. Asking prices are just asking prices
In Tennessee, we hope for a "Yankee coming south" when we sell land. Some people hope for a "greater fool". He might be just fishing.

You shouldn't be afraid to offer what you think it's worth.
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  -Farm next door for sale- I am priced out of the market. Wcross  Sep-12-06 08:18 AM   #0 
  - Maybe check back if its still for sale in a few months.  hedgehog   Sep-12-06 08:21 AM   #1 
  - Asking prices are just asking prices  Egalitariat   Sep-12-06 08:22 AM   #2 
  - Sounds like a lot of sellers round here  n2doc   Sep-12-06 08:24 AM   #3 
  - Keep us posted. I'd like to know if he gets that much for the land.  1932   Sep-12-06 08:25 AM   #4 
  - It's not the Farmers being irrational  Grinchie   Dec-29-08 04:23 PM   #30 
  - Unfortunately, the agent has to list at the price the seller wants him/her  MrsGrumpy   Sep-12-06 08:34 AM   #5 
  - Be patient. Chances are this is good for you.  JDPriestly   Sep-12-06 08:36 AM   #6 
  - Bought some cleared pasture land in 2000 for about $2,500  fasttense   Sep-12-06 08:38 AM   #7 
  - fasttense- what county are you in? (be vague)  Wcross   Sep-12-06 08:53 AM   #9 
  - Asking doesn't mean he will get it, but if you are anything like  Kali   Sep-12-06 08:51 AM   #8 
  - LOL! We get some funny charactors here too!  Wcross   Sep-12-06 09:07 AM   #10 
     - I live about 60 mi. north of Atlanta--- investors from ATL are driving up  lastout   Feb-23-07 07:00 PM   #15 
     - Mowing is an important management practice.  Grinchie   Dec-29-08 04:35 PM   #31 
  - Real Estate is Tanking all over the country  momzno1   Sep-12-06 09:11 AM   #11 
  - Make your offer  Coyote_Bandit   Sep-12-06 09:40 AM   #12 
  - Some of that insanity  JoDog   Sep-12-06 09:52 AM   #13 
  - if you want it and can make a go of it, put in a fair offer and see what  nosmokes   Feb-05-07 03:56 PM   #14 
  - I do not think it is overpriced.  lepus   May-28-07 05:52 AM   #16 
  - Welcome to DU lepus!  AZDemDist6   Jun-14-07 09:50 AM   #17 
  - Considering a return of 30k on a 500k investment?  Wcross   Jun-15-07 10:37 AM   #18 
  - :-(  Jim Warren   Jun-19-07 08:34 PM   #19 
  - I have a 55 acre farm for sale in western pa.  The Wielding Truth   Jun-27-07 06:45 PM   #20 
  - I am tied to this area for now (Tennessee). n/t  Wcross   Jul-01-07 03:13 PM   #21 
  - Where in Western PA  happyslug   Dec-03-08 04:04 PM   #27 
  - Update- It is still for sale 15 months later (found out why).  Wcross   Dec-20-07 08:51 AM   #22 
  - let the deal slide  lepus   Dec-28-07 11:51 AM   #23 
     - Oh, I have NO plans to get into the chicken business.  Wcross   Jan-01-08 09:24 AM   #24 
  - Update- It is being foreclosed upon.  wartrace   Nov-30-08 10:11 AM   #25 
  - Expecting Farms In Trouble As Economic Dominos Tumble  Morpheal   Nov-30-08 10:56 PM   #26 
  - Yes,, corn is down to 2.90 and fertilizer up to 1145 ton  newfie11   Dec-06-08 09:05 PM   #28 
  - The Tyson Contracts are Worthless  Grinchie   Dec-29-08 04:17 PM   #29 
     - From what I have learned most are not too thrilled with Tyson.  wartrace   Jan-05-09 10:27 AM   #32 

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