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Vermont forested ridge

Ridgetop Retreat in Vermont's Upper Valley Region

Jun 06, 2017
  I've been to Tug Ridge Forest, our newest Vermont listing, twice and both times I have had a great hike exploring the property. Although I had been to the town of Thetford before, I had never visited…
River, meadow, mountain

Keeping up with New Properties

Jun 02, 2017
It's summertime! - even though the weather doesn't feel like it here in the northeast. And in the summer we typically have a regular flow of new listings. This year is no exception. Our agents have been…
Vermont mountains

A South Hill and Tweed River Marriage

May 25, 2017
Fountains is pleased to let you know that the South Hill Forest is now being offered with the neighboring Tweed River Tract for a total of 344 acres. This combined offering widens the possibilities of…
hardwood trees

Understanding Timber Value – Part II

May 19, 2017
As we discussed in Part 1 of Understanding Timber Value, one key tool for timberland buyers, managers and sellers is having access to reliable, accurate timber data. We learned that having a clear understanding…
forested landscape

Land Buyer's Checklist - Part III

May 15, 2017
The final post of this series on land buyer due diligence focuses on three physical attributes that can significantly influence property value.  Please keep in mind that this is only a primer for buyers…
cabin in the forest

Off-Grid Living in your Forest Retreat

May 07, 2017
If you’ve taken a look through our property offerings, you may have noticed that many of them describe sites for “off-grid” cabins. Why do we describe them this way? Usually because the sites are a long…
Topographic Map

Maps – Charting the Way to Understanding Land

Apr 28, 2017
All of us at Fountains Land seek to provide as much information about our listed properties as possible, so buyers can thoroughly understand a property before they spend time and resources to conduct further…
Trail through forest with Tree Farm sign

Bonnie Belle Forest - as beautiful as its name implies

Apr 25, 2017
  It is not often that an opportunity comes along to consider a meticulously managed forest with a 100 year ownership history and waterfront rights on a beautiful Adirondack Lake. Bonnie Belle Forest…
Lake and Mountains

Getting Your Feet Wet with Waterfront Properties

Apr 14, 2017
Who doesn’t dream of owning a great waterfront property? It’s a goal and a dream that many of us aspire to - hoping for a once in a lifetime opportunity to have our very own lake property that can offer…
Hazen's Notch view in winter

The Many Attributes of Missisquoi Branch Forest

Apr 10, 2017
There is a new Vermont property on our list of offerings and it's list of attributes is enticing. Here is what you'll find: Thick forest stands - the property hasn't been managed in decades so the stands…