Buying or refinancing farmland? Our learning center can help you navigate your next big land decision.
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Land Loan Application Checklist

What’s needed to apply for a land loan? Whether you are buying or refinancing farmland, we’ve got you covered with this checklist.

2 minutes
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Cap Rate for Farmland: Calculating Rate of Return

Estimating the value of farmland doesn’t have to be a guessing game. Make the most of your next land investment by using cap rate as a reference point to justify the purchase price and calculate your rate of return.

2 minutes

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.

5 minutes
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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
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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
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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
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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

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