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98 The LandReport | S U M M E R 2 0 1 8 LANDREPORT.COM A M E R I C A ' S BEST BROKERAGES GOOD NEIGHBO RHOOD Dax Hayden of Hayden Outdoors has the listing on Wyoming's 17,400-acre Chugwater Creek Ranch, which boasts great hunting and fishing, good grazing, and excellent ranching neighbors. Thistledew Land & Cattle Company (406) 962-3310 2017 Sales: < $50M Who: We have 25 years in land and ranch brokerage, and have closed thousands of successful transactions. We specialize in cattle and ranch investments with outstanding returns. No brokerage has similar proven systems for ranch profitability. Wow: Helping our customers achieve 6 to 10 percent annual returns confidently and pre- dictably while allowing them to enjoy immense amounts of self-enrichment. We pride ourselves on creating profitable relationships that, like our busi- ness, stand the test of time. United Country Musick & Sons Auction & Real Estate (208) 983-0069 2017 Sales: < $50M Who: We are a family business that has been serving Idaho for 35 years. We are specialists in cattle ranches, recreational properties, and timber tracts, and are PotlachDeltic's land broker for Idaho. Wow: Our company sold a luxury ranch on 436 acres with a canyon that had an historic creek in Idaho County. United Country Real Colorado Properties (970) 256-9700 2017 Sales: < $50M Who: We are a boutique brokerage that specializes in lifestyle properties such as recreational ranches, mountain properties, agricultural land, and wineries with additional expertise in minerals and wetland mitigation. Wow: The owner of high fence elk ranch in Southwest Colorado with handling facili- ties designed in New Zealand passed away. His widow was unable to operate the ranch. We found a Section 1031 exchange buyer. It was very rewarding to bring closure and comfort to the family. Venture West Ranches (406) 522-9378 2017 Sales: < $50M Who: Venture West Ranches is a boutique land brokerage firm with offices in Bozeman and Three Forks. We trans- act business throughout all of Montana. We specialize in buyer representation in areas such as fly-fishing ranches, recreational ranches, cattle ranches, and hunting ranches. Our agents have ranching backgrounds and can help clients acquire investment grade ranches. Wow: Our Wow is helping all our clients find the dream Montana ranch they had in their mind. Western Ranches (307) 733-6060 2017 Sales: $50M–$100M Who: Mountain West ranch brokerage alliance of Christie's International Real Estate affili- ates that specializes in farms and ranches. Wow: Sold the 20,502- acre Dodge Ranch, a legacy Wyoming outfit that was listed for $19.995 million. We had both sides of the deal. Contact Steve Duerr (buyer's agent) for more information at or Sean Clark (seller's agent) at Western United Realty (307) 745-6024 2017 Sales: $50M–$100M Who: We market investment quality rural real estate and have since 1972. Our special- ty is ranches and recreational properties in Wyoming and Northern Colorado. Wow: We had several Wows in 2017, including the sales of the AX Ranch in Wyoming and Table Mountain Ranch in Colorado. We also assembled a three-ranch package at the request of a neighboring land- owner. And we made great landscapes even greater by bettering large ecosystem conservation values.

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