Category: Landowners

Brokers A Success Story for Mineral Assets

A Success Story for Mineral Assets

When the COVID pandemic and the ensuing economic downturn caused the oil and gas market to plummet, one Texas family (among thousands) watched their land’s most valuable asset—the mineral interests—become almost worthless. But their story, thanks to patience and expert assistance from a LandGate professional using LandGate’s trusted third-party data, had a happy ending: the …

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Brokers Texas is the Land of Energy

Texas is the Land of Energy

For most people, it’s no surprise that Texas leads the nation in oil and gas production. According to LandGate’s data, Texas produced 1.8 million barrels of oil in 2022, where the second state, North Dakota, produced a quarter of that. All of the other states combined have less oil and gas production than Texas alone. …

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Landowners Wind Turbine 101: Six Popular Myths Debunked

Wind Turbine 101: Six Popular Myths Debunked

Wind energy leases are a great way for landowners to generate additional income from their property. As green energy becomes increasingly incentivized, energy developers are willing to invest more in renewable interests.  So why doesn’t every landowner jump on such an opportunity? Well, there are a multitude of myths blowing around about wind turbines that …

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Carbon Can Regenerative Agriculture Help Your Land Earn More?

Can Regenerative Agriculture Help Your Land Earn More?

Good news for landowners looking to make extra income: your land is already storing carbon and you can sell those carbon credits for cash!  When listing your land for carbon offsets, you can agree to additional activities that will allow your property to store more carbon to earn more carbon credits. One such activity is …

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Brokers How to Add Your Listings on LandGate (in Less Than 5 Minutes)

How to Add Your Listings on LandGate (in Less Than 5 Minutes)

Did you know that you can easily list properties for lease or sale on our platform for free? Our listing process consists of five easy steps once you’ve selected a parcel.  Select a Plan Select Additional Parcels or Custom Draw Select Resources to List Create the Listing Description Upload Documents First, sign up for a …

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Landowners Your Land During a Solar or Wind Lease

Your Land During a Solar or Wind Lease

Many landowners are interested in earning extra income off their land with a solar lease or wind lease. Like many, you want a better understanding of what life on your property will look like during the energy lease period. Will you be able to use your land? What will the lease prohibit you from doing? …

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Landowners Who Removes the Solar Panels When My Lease is Up?

Who Removes the Solar Panels When My Lease is Up?

Your property is important to you and a renewable energy lease is a great way to make extra income off of your prized land. But before you sign an agreement to lease land for a solar farm, make sure you address any future concerns that may crop up with respect to your property. Many landowners …

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Landowners Surface vs Mineral Rights – What’s the Difference?

Surface vs Mineral Rights – What’s the Difference?

There is a big difference between surface rights and mineral rights. At LandGate, we assist thousands of property rights owners and have seen an increase in questions related to surface rights. As a result of the recent push to increase the development of wind and solar farms, it is becoming increasingly important to understand the …

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Landowners How to Create a Listing with LandGate

How to Create a Listing with LandGate

LandGate is the leading marketplace for land resources including solar rights, wind rights, mineral rights, water rights, and mining rights. Landowners use our platform to understand the value of their property and to lease or sell their land resources for top dollar. Whether you are leasing surface rights, selling mineral rights, or selling solar royalties …

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Landowners Solar LandEstimate™ Now Live on Map

Solar LandEstimate™ Now Live on Map

LandGate has just released its latest feature and tool, a Solar LandEstimate™ for all parcels in the US. You can now view your property’s solar worth for free. What is a LandEstimate™? A LandEstimate™ is LandGate’s version of Zillow’s Zestimate, except it’s more accurate. It is a valuation of your property’s worth in solar resources. …

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