Industry Understanding Oil and Gas Mineral Lease Bonus

Understanding Oil and Gas Mineral Lease Bonus

At LandGate, our clients often ask if they should demand a higher oil and gas mineral lease bonus payment or a higher oil and gas royalty when negotiating an oil and gas lease. That’s a great question. Not all mineral rights owners are in the same financial situation. So, although this is a lease bonus …

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Industry Rosehill Resources Valued at $350 Million

Rosehill Resources Valued at $350 Million

On July 26, 2020, Rosehill Resources Inc. (“Rosehill”) filed for Chapter 11 bankruptcy as the company pursued a restructuring plan with its creditors. Rosehill quickly announced on September 8, 2020, that the company emerged from Chapter 11 bankruptcy with a plan to give its creditors control of the company. According to the announcement, “all of …

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Mineral Owners Understanding Oil & Gas Mineral Royalties

Understanding Oil & Gas Mineral Royalties

At LandGate, our clients often ask if they should demand a higher oil and gas lease bonus payment or a higher oil and gas royalty when negotiating an oil and gas lease. That’s a great question. Not all mineral rights owners are in the same financial situation. Although this is a royalty discussion, lets first …

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Mineral Owners IRS 1031 Property Exchange- Consider Deferring Your Tax Bill By Selling Your Minerals

IRS 1031 Property Exchange- Consider Deferring Your Tax Bill By Selling Your Minerals

At LandGate, we have clients constantly asking if they should lease their minerals or sell them. That’s a tough question, as not all mineral rights owners are in the same financial situation. And with the price of oil at $39 per barrel, oil companies are not actively leasing. Mineral buyers, however, are definitely spending a …

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Brokers How to Broker Mineral Rights

How to Broker Mineral Rights

When someone wants to sell their home, they locate a real estate agent or broker. But when a mineral rights owner wants to sell their minerals, who do they call?  These days, they google “what are my minerals worth” and 10 or 15 companies appear on their computer.  But how are you supposed to choose …

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Industry How Do I Find Out If I Own the Minerals Under my Land?

How Do I Find Out If I Own the Minerals Under my Land?

Here at LandGate, we get many calls from property owners concerned that their neighbors are being paid for their mineral ownership, but they aren’t. The caller might say something like their family has owned this property for over 20 years and they want to know how to find out if they own the minerals. There …

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Mineral Owners Forced Pooling

Forced Pooling

Has a Landman Contacted You? Has a landman contacted you and is now threatening to force pool your minerals if you don’t sign his lease? What are your options? Is he offering you a fair deal for your mineral rights? What does a fair deal look like? Who can you talk to? First, let’s talk …

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Industry National Land Realty, LandGate Partner to Create Nation’s Leading Land Marketplace Platform Resources, Services, Land Intelligence All in One Place

National Land Realty, LandGate Partner to Create Nation’s Leading Land Marketplace Platform Resources, Services, Land Intelligence All in One Place

Resources, Services, Land Intelligence All in One Place   Greenville, SC and Denver, CO – National Land Realty (NLR) and LandGate (LG) have announced a strategic partnership to expand services, data intelligence, and marketing capabilities within the land industry. “LandGate has developed incredible tools and valuation models for mineral, wind, solar, water, and other resource …

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Landowners How to Make Money on Your Land

How to Make Money on Your Land

Your land holds value, which is probably why you own it. But let LandGate help you to understand the various ways you can make money on your land. You may have heard of mineral owners receiving large bonus checks for leasing their mineral rights, but not all land is prospective for oil and gas. At …

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Examples Asset Valuation of Sable Permian Resources

Asset Valuation of Sable Permian Resources

On June 16, 2020, Sable Permian Resources, LLC filed for Chapter 11 in US Bankruptcy Court in Houston, Texas. According to reports, the company said it has secured $150 million in debtor-in-possession financing to fund its operations during the restructuring and working with advisers on a range of alternatives. LandGate estimates Sable’s Permian Resources Midland …

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