Homesteading Forum banner

land

  1. Where to find homesteading land ?

    Real Estate
    Im really wanting to start a homestead as soon as possible, I currently live with my parents in Massachusetts.. i was renting an apartment last year but my husband lost his job, so we had to move in with them to save money, which we have done and have a little bit saved up. I would prefer to...
  2. Feeling the dream fade

    Homesteading Questions
    With interest rates climbing, it looks like another year in AZ before making the move to quiet rural living:( We’ve been a bit Overwhelmed lately with everything that goes into buying a large property. I thought it would be just like buying a normal house, something I’ve done four times, but...
  3. Looking for land Eastern TN

    Real Estate
    Hello all. We are looking for land outside of Knoxville, TN (preferably within 30 min). We would like a good portion of it to be wooded area. We have $50k cash to spend but that has to include everything (so if the land is ready to go with a driveway and other improvements- great. If not then we...
  4. Land in VT

    Real Estate
    Looking to find land to homestead in VT. Aim is to find at least ~10 acres, some building on site may be ideal (a cabin, etc) but not absolutely necessary. Thus far been using Craigslist, increasingly Zillow, (also VT Land Link but tends to be large and expensive established farms). Any...
  5. What are you thoughts on this?

    Homesteading Questions
    I am a 40-year-old man in not so great health. I probably will not make it to 60. At age 35, I had surgery to remove precancerous lesions from my colon. I have had spinal stenosis since I was young. At age 40, earlier this year, it was discovered that I have had a pituitary tumor since at least...
  6. How to buy land when you do not havemuch money. Folks who have ALSO done this, please add your story

    Homesteading Questions
    My husband's Uncle said it best: "Every time you fill the tank of your car, put an equal amount in savings. That way when you need a new car the money will be there. And, if you do not have enough money to do this, stay home. Every time people go to town they spend money.". Now, my Husband's...
  7. SALE: 17.5 Acres in Michigan

    Real Estate
    So, the wife and I have other properties we're going to invest in and we are selling 17.5 acres in Michigan. It is priced to sell fast! Below the SEV! The property is just minutes from 131, just north of Grand Rapids, and just south of Big Rapids. It has an address in Stanwood. It has a...
  8. Land in Connecticut

    Real Estate
    I feel like I'm banging my head against the wall... For over a year I've been looking for affordable land in CT (Hartford county, Farmington River Valley - hubby wants to be near his parents) but can't find anything reasonable. I looked on real estate sites, Cheap Land, Craigslist and what not...
  9. Lease valid after sale?

    Real Estate
    My wife and I purchased our first home this past month. A farm house with 12 acres, previously the back 9 were farmed by a local very large farm company and we were told when we bought the house that they had a 3 year lease and were two years into it. I have not received anything from the...
  10. How to find rural land in AR

    Real Estate
    Hi there, I'm new to the community so I hope I am asking in the right section! My husband and I have been living in Central Arkansas for about a year now, with the intention of buying some land to start a small homestead. We have been looking around and are having a hard time finding listings...
  11. Community giving away 1-2 acre homesteads on a river in the Alaska wilderness

    Real Estate
    Our fledgling community is giving away 1-2 acre homesteads, and the lumber or logs to build a cabin, on a wild river in the Alaska wilderness. There are no building codes or restrictions here. If you have seen "The Last Alaskans", you know how we live. Why are we giving away land? Living in the...
Top