Clients & Projects
Gladstone Land & Quantico Sod Land Acquisition
2020-2021 – Facilitated partnership between Gladstone Land and Quantico Sod Company in the acquisition and lease of nearly 1000 acres of land on the Delmarva Peninsula. Seven farms were selected in this portfolio purchase to support the growth and capacity of Quantico Sod Company. Gladstone Land builds and maintains premier farmland investments focused on the ownership of high quality farmland and agriculturally oriented operations leased on a triple-net basis to agricultural producers with strong operating history and deep farming resources. Quantico Creek Sod Farms is a commercial and residential sod supplier founded in 2003. They specialize in Kentucky Bluegrass, Tall Fescue and warm season grasses. Currently, they serve customers in the metropolitan markets throughout the region from Richmond, Virginia, Washington, DC and North into Montgomery County.
The Forestland Group
2016-Current – 20,000+ acres of high-quality timberland and recreational investment properties located on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. A well managed timber resource, various unique conservation values, and a strong recreational component characterize all of the properties. Each tract is accompanied by a Working Forest Conservation Easement promoting sustainable forest management and restricting development.
2016-Current – +/- 8,000 acres of pine-plantation timber land across 63 tracts in Sussex County and Kent County DE. Portfolio consists of non-eased land, eased land with private hunting rights, and eased land with public hunting rights. The portfolio value is between $10 – $12 million.
2018 – Project is focused on working with US investors to promote New Zealand timberland investment opportunities. The Land Group facilitates investment strategies through partnership with Forest X and Colliers International in New Zealand.
Algonquin Power Land Acquisition – Phase I
2013-2016 – Identified and conducted land acquisition for Algonquin Power to secure fee simple purchases of farmland for an 800 acre (75 megawatts) solar installation in Somerset County, MD. Land Sales exceeded $5 Million.
Tuuso Land Acquisition
2014-2016 – A 17 MW solar project was built by a solar developer in Wicomico County, Maryland and later sold to Miller Bros. The Land Group assisted the solar developer to identify this site along with many others in negotiating leases and fee simple purchased before this project was purchased and constructed.
Allen Harim Land Leasing
2014-Current – Conducted bid process for productive agricultural land on more than 3,500 acres in Sussex County, Delaware. Generated bids from more than 40 farm operations in the region yielding successful leasing for agricultural and hunting rights.
Perdue Land Assets
2017 – Contracted and sold over 800 acres in Maryland consisting of timberland and productive agricultural land. Sales exceeded $4.2 Million.
Lyme Timber Assets
2017 – Contracted and sold over 2,000 acres of pine plantation timberland in Delaware. Sales exceeded $4 Million.