“Lay of the Land Market Report” To Be Presented at April 4 Conference Shows Land Values Increasing Across State Despite Declining Sales Volume
LAKELAND, Fla., April 1, 2014 /PRNewswire/ — The volume of sales transactions for recreational and ranchlands in Florida is down 50% over the past year, but the median price per acre is higher, according to statewide 2013 land sales data compiled and reported in the 2014 “Lay of the Land Market Report.” This and other key facts important to buyers, sellers and developers will be revealed at the Lay of the Land Conference to be held on April 4th at the Streamsong Resort in Polk County.
“Since 2010, we have been compiling and verifying sales of large tracts of Florida land to help buyers, sellers and developers understand their market value,” said Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM, owner/real estate broker of Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate. “This is the only verified data available to enable smart transactions when it comes to Florida land sales.”
The Lay of the Land Conference, at which the 2014 “Market Report” will be unveiled, is held annually. “The Lay of the Land Market Report is outstanding,” said Robert Thomas, Chair of the Florida Land Council. “It provides concise and accurate information on a broad spectrum of land use and values and is an important and very valuable resource for Florida land owners.”
For more information about the Market Report, and to register for the Lay of the Land Conference please visit www.layofthelandconference.com or call Lauren Saunders at 863-614-0012.
About CBC Saunders Real Estate
Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate is an authority on all types of Florida land, transacting over $1 billion in sales from 1996 through 2013. Expanded in 2013 by adding the CBC Saunders Real Estate | Forestry Group with advanced timberland expertise, this team offers advisory and transactional services through the home office in Lakeland, FL and its worldwide network of CBC affiliates.