Showing posts tagged with “Valuations & Appraisals”

2015 Land Value Trends Newsletter

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

March 9, 2016

The Land Value Trends Newsletter for 2015 is now available. This edition includes: Alberta Farmland Values: What's Been Growing? Municipal indications across Alberta; 2010 to 2015.  Price and Yield: Where's the Value? Canola Value Multiples; Alberta and Saskatchewan; Land Price Relative to Canola Yield. Select Sales Summary: Northern Alberta, Central…

Lacombe County Land Rental and Leasing Seminar

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

March 3, 2016

David Weber is speaking today at the Lacombe County Land Rental and Leasing Seminar where he willing be talking to local farmers and landowners about farmland value trends in that municipality as well as across Alberta. David will be talking about long-term trends, short-term trends, regional trends from 2010 to 2015, land prices and yield comparisons,…

Manitoba Farmland Values Trend - RM of Grey

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

February 23, 2016

Serecon's agricultural appraisal work completed in the RM of Grey, which is located approximately 50 km southwest of Winnipeg and approximately 25 km south of Portage la Prairie, indicates that dryland cultivated farmland appreciated about 13% in 2015 and irrigated farmland appreciated about 4% in that area. There was limited market activity in the…

Serecon Scholarships

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

February 4, 2016

Congratulations to Kennedy Schultz and Jiaoping Wang who were awarded the Serecon Leadership Scholarship and the Ralph Ashmead Agricultural Economics International Award, respectively.  Kennedy and Jiaoping have had superior academic achievements at the University of Alberta. Serecon is happy to help these students in pursuing their goals. The Serecon…

Canadian Association of Farm Advisors

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

January 27, 2016

Brad Slomp will be discussing Alberta Farmland Values before the Canadian Association of Farm Advisors (CAFA) on March 11 at the Farm Credit Canada office in Calgary. He will discuss long-term and recent trends in farmland values throughout the province as well as ownership trends, drivers of land value, and projections. Email Brad to find out more…

Alberta Farmland Values Trend - MD of Taber

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

January 6, 2016

Data analysis by our valuators has indicated that irrigated farmland property values in the MD of Taber, which is located approximately 50 km northeast of Lethbridge, Alberta increased approximately 15% in 2015. The values are largely driven by row crop farmers wherein irrigation has assisted with creating strong yield production. For a specific…

Agricultural Valuation and Management Consulting Internship

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

December 10, 2015

Serecon is looking to fill a position that will involve various projects related to appraisal and general agriculture consulting assignments. Candidates should have an agricultural background and a sound understanding of the Canadian agricultural industry and communities. The position will involve numerous tasks including, but not limited to: Market…

Saskatchewan Farmland Values Trend - RM of Flett's Springs

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

December 8, 2015

Agricultural appraisal work completed in the RM of Flett's Springs; which is located near Melfort, Saskatchewan; has indicated that farmland in that area has continued to appreciate in value in 2015. Our analysis of the real estate market near Melfort indicates that rural cropland has appreciated approximately 7% over the last year.  To find out…

Alberta Farmland Values Trend - Mountain View County

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Valuations & Appraisals

October 30, 2015

Our farmland valuators have studied real estate transactions of quality cropland in Mountain View County, Alberta which is located approximately 40 km north of Calgary. The agricultural appraisal research found that property in the area appreciated 15% from mid 2013 to mid 2015. This equates to a monthly increase of just over 0.5%. To find out more…

Surface Rights Issue: What's Growing?

Tags: Farm Asset Management, Management Consulting, Valuations & Appraisals

October 16, 2015

Serecon presented at the 2015 Alberta Expropriation Association Fall Conference. Glen Doll gave a presentation about "Surface Rights Issues: What's Growing?".  The discussion related to the pipelines, power line, and oil and gas activity as they relate to the Surface Rights Act. Specifically, Glen spoke about environmental concerns, compensation,…