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LAND MARKETS

So you want to… Buy a farm?

Buying a farm is a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity that can bring a host of questions and conundrums. With so much at stake, getting the right farm, at the right price, at…

LAND MARKETS

The land opportunities for farmers in a post-lockdown world

At a time when the public has grown a greater appreciation for the countryside, local food and new activities, farmers should be seeking chances to benefit. The Covid-19 pandemic and…

LAND MARKETS

To lot or not to lot: How to market your farm

Making the decision to split up a farm that has been whole for generations can be difficult, but it could be the best option for building interest, encouraging competition and…

LAND MARKETS

So you want to... sell your farm?

Selling a farm may be the first time in generations that it has changed hands and it can be a complicated process. Farmers Weekly finds out more about how to…

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Case studies

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Why we’re selling the family farm during coronavirus

Jane Clark and her son, Fred, have decided to sell their family farm in Essex during a time of global uncertainty. The coronavirus pandemic has given the family a chance…

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

How HS2 compensation battles have hit two family farms hard

The high-speed rail project set to link London, Birmingham, the East Midlands, Leeds and Manchester has proved controversial. The project has cost taxpayers £4.1bn even before construction has started, according…

BUSINESS MANAGEMENT

How compulsory purchase has ruined a dairy farmer

A Lancashire farmer has been forced to sell his dairy herd during a compulsory purchase battle that has left him out of pocket for four years. Paul Casson farms in…

LAND MARKETS

Video: Farming family sells estate after 70 years

Succession planning is commonly defined as the process of passing a farm from one generation to the next. Done properly the outcome should provide clarity over the future of the…

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Insights

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Global farmland market: Scale at fair price tempts UK buyers

UK farmers have long been interested in international land opportunities where they can access new markets and expand their enterprises at a lower price. Spreading the business to a far-flung…

LAND MARKETS

Revealed: The UK’s most expensive farm sales

The appetite for farmland continues despite uncertainties around coronavirus, Brexit and the phasing out of BPS, with the asset historically performing well during challenging economic times. Many sales have taken…

LAND MARKETS

Why you should consider selling land and property at auction

Auctions can be a daunting prospect for both buyers and sellers, but the speed and transparency of the process may be hugely beneficial. An additional advantage for vendors is that…

LAND MARKETS

Scarcity of land drives demand in Northern Ireland and Wales

The uncertainty of the global pandemic and the Brexit transition period has resulted in significant low supply in Wales and Northern Ireland’s land markets. Similarly to the rest of the…

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News

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Autumn land and farms market offers plenty of opportunities

More farmland properties have joined the market this autumn, as vendors catch up from Covid-19 complications and take advantage of the increased buyer demand. Thomas Armstrong, H&H Land & Estates…

LAND MARKETS

Dairy and arable farms make up summer land market

Dairy and arable farms make up most of the summer launches roster, with one Welsh tenancy opportunity also joining the market. The bulk of this year’s sales options was delayed…

LAND MARKETS

Assortment of quality holdings on offer across Britain

A mix of quality farms has recently been launched across Scotland, England and Wales. The land and property market is in full flow since the relaxation of lockdown restrictions, with…

LAND MARKETS

Flurry of farms join busy summer market

A host of arable, livestock and mixed farms have joined a busy land and property market after a slow start to the year. With the relaxation of social distancing rules…

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Large Lincolnshire arable estate selling in lots

One of the largest commercial arable holdings to come to market in Lincolnshire for 20 years is being sold off in several lots to a variety of buyers. Rainthorpe Farms,…

LAND MARKETS

Video: Farming family sells estate after 70 years

Succession planning is commonly defined as the process of passing a farm from one generation to the next. Done properly the outcome should provide clarity over the future of the…

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VIDEO & PICTURES: Stunning Leicestershire dairy farm for sale

Property agent Howkins & Harrison is selling a 235-acre Leicestershire state-of-the-art dairy unit that will seriously whet the appetite of all milk producers. The firm's Jeff Paybody says Ridgefield Farm at…

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