Land Loan Process: Step-by-Step Guide
Interested in expanding your farm operation or diversifying your investment portfolio? If you’re thinking about borrowing money for your next land purchase or refinancing an existing land loan, it’s a good idea to familiarize yourself with the land loan process before you apply for financing.
How to Evaluate Farmland [Checklist]
Do your research before you buy farmland. Our checklist can help you prepare with a list of key factors and questions to ask.Read Time: 2 minutes
Buying Land: How it will impact your financials?
Is your farm in a good financial position to purchase land? Use these key calculations to find out.Read Time: 3 Minutes
Land Loan Closing Costs: What You Need to Know
Before you buy or refinance farmland, understand what closing costs and loan fees you can expect. Prepare with our guide to land loan closing costs.Read Time: 2 minutes
How to Prepare for a Land Auction
What should you know before a land auction? Prepare with our land auction checklist outlining essential planning steps to be successful.Read Time: 3 minutes
Land as an Investment: Can I Afford It?
Farmland is a major investment demanding high upfront costs. Learn key factors related to repayment capacity and how to reduce your overall risk.Read Time: 3 minutes
You’ve Found a Farm to Buy. Now What?
You’ve found farmland. But what happens next? Our step-by-step guide explains what to expect at each stage of a farmland purchase.Read Time: 4 minutes
Case Study: Will My Land Purchase Cash Flow?
Access to working capital is essential to your farm’s viability. We examine how your down payment when buying farmland impacts cash flow.Read Time: 5 minutes
Understanding Payment Structures
Payment structures can have a big impact on your cost to own and cash flow. Understand your options before finalizing your land loan.Read Time: 3 minutes
How Much Land Can I Afford?
Buying farmland is no small decision. Answer these three questions when deciding how much land you can afford.Read Time: 2 minutes
Farm Loans: How to Get the Best Rate
Before you buy or refinance farmland, understand what goes into determining land loan rates and how to improve your rate.Read Time: 3 minutes
Renting vs. Buying Farmland
Expanding your farm? Learn how to compare costs of renting vs. buying farmland using a simple analysis with cash rent equivalent (CRE).Read Time: 3 minutes