Tag: Adirondacks

In case you missed it, Lonely Planet travel guides recently named the Adirondacks as one of its top 2017 Destinations. This isn’t a surprise to us. At 6 million acres, New York’s Adirondack Park is one of the most magnificent conservation success stories in the entire US. The beautiful mountains, lakes…
Situated in the Adirondacks’ scenic Ausable River Valley, this versatile recreational woodlot offers meadows, stream frontage, beaver ponds, and home site opportunities.
Hollow Road runs through the town of Day, New York. A narrow piece of road frontage leads off back into the woods and opens up into 610 acres of timberland and recreational opportunity. This property is what we call Hollow Road Forest and we just released it. If you haven't taken a look, please do. All…
  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 has all that and more. It's a 428-acre property that has been in the same family since 1905 and has…
      We recently released two new timber investment listings and wanted to be sure you didn't miss the details. The Triangle Forest is in the heart of the Adirondack Park in New York and offers both spruce-fir and hardwood stands. There are over 15 million board feet of quality sawtimber. There…
As many of you know, Fountains Land has been selling and managing timberland in northern New York’s Adirondack Park for several decades. With forestry and real estate offices in Glens Falls and Tupper Lake, we know this market well and have a knowledgeable team of professional foresters, GIS experts…
One of the bonuses of investing in timber (besides the financial returns and the environmental benefits) is that, while your asset grows (literally), you can enjoy yourself on the property. Locust Hill Forest is a classic example of a solid timber investment with a high degree of recreational potential.…
    Happy New Year! We hope yours will be an enjoyable and prosperous one. Our brokerage team at Fountains Land is looking forward to helping connect more buyers and sellers of rural land in 2018.  Before we move forward, we wanted to take a moment to share with you our accomplishments in 2017 and…
When you consider a timberland investment, the following questions often come up: 1) Should I diversify within my northeastern US timberland portfolio and if so, 2) what are the general considerations and recommended strategies for doing so?
One of the main reasons people buy forestland in the Northeast is to be able to enjoy the outdoors with their friends and family, to have a place to periodically get away from the hustle and bustle of city life, and to have a stable financial asset to pass down to their family.