LAKELAND, FL, August 17, 2020 – SVN | Saunders Ralston Dantzler Real Estate reported the sale of a 1,120-acre property in Jefferson County, Florida for $2,700,000. The property is a classic Red Hills recreational property with a high volume of merchantable pine plantation located 12 miles north of Greenville and surrounded by historic plantation properties. Bryant Peace co-listed the property with Walter Hatchett of Kohler & Associates.
“We listed and sold roughly 1,000 acres of the seller’s property a couple of years ago, and she felt confident in my ability to help her find a buyer for her remaining acreage,” Peace said. “With the help of my broker network in the area, we were able to procure a buyer and close the deal successfully.”
There were some challenges to the project because a conservation easement encumbers a significant percentage of the property. However, the high demand for recreational property with quality upland timber value continues to create a substantial market for these types of properties, even during and potentially because of the current pandemic. The new owners plan to build a lodge to be enjoyed by the family as they hunt and manage the pine plantations.
ABOUT BRYANT PEACE
Bryant Peace is a licensed Real Estate Salesperson specializing in hunting, ranchland, recreational, and agricultural property. He is a lifelong enthusiast of wildlife and natural resource management and enjoys helping landowners access their property’s full potential. Learn more about Bryant at svnsaunders.com/bryantpeace.