Tag: Sugar Maple

We're getting close to sugaring season here in Vermont when the forest is decorated with tubes and buckets and when clouds of steam billow from the tops of sugar shacks. If you've been thinking you'd like your own sugarbush, take a look at our newest listing in Huntington, Vermont. Happy Hollow Forest…
South Hill Forest and Tweed River Forest are adjacent properties in the towns of Stockbridge and Pittsfield, Vermont. South Hill Forest offers an incredible mountain experience with ridge-top walking trails, tremendous view potential and high-elevation building sites. Just on the other side of the ridge,…
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 to assist them in identifying a property. Timber If you are considering buying land in the Northeast…
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 the property, providing access from the west in Stockbridge and from the east in Pittsfield. As one…
Fountains Land recently released two Vermont forests that would make great sugarbush properties. Both have excellent timber, well-stocked stands, sloping terrain and long town road frontage. And they both offer other possibilities including timber management, recreation and homesite development. The…
      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.…
In our last blog we talked about Locust Hill Forest and how it offered a solid timber investment AND many recreational amenities, allowing the new owner to enjoy their land while the trees appreciate in value. In the past couple of weeks we have introduced two new properties that offer a similar combination…
Any professional who works alone in remote locations in all kinds of weather needs to take precautions. Forestland brokers often face these challenges as we tramp through large forests alone in rural areas where cell service is commonly unavailable.