Welcome to Diamond Island! One of the South's best-kept secrets for trophy whitetail. Once you enter the gates of this private island, you will quickly realize that you are in a special place. The island lies on the Mississippi River
banks and has been intensely managed for decades. The property features 487.5± acres of hardwood bottoms with
timber ranging in age from 40-plus years old to very mature massive hardwood timber. There is over one mile of river frontage on the high side of the river, and it rarely floods. There is water and underground power already on the property. The purchase of this property also includes a lot on Diamond Island, providing an excellent building site for your lodge or cabin. There are nine established food plots and a gas line running through part of the interior property that provides for massive food plots and hunting areas. The western 205± acres are made up of magnificent hardwood timber, which also makes for an excellent timber investment. You will find several small ponds on the property that may provide fishing for your enjoyment. The internal road system is extensive, providing access throughout the property. Once you have spent your day hunting for your trophy or smashing ducks, you are just a short drive from the quality restaurants and casino nightlife in Vicksburg, MS.
Delta, Louisiana 71233
DIRECTIONS FROM I-20 AND HWY 80 IN DELTA, LA: Take exit 186 onto Hwy 80 for Delta, LA. Keep left at the fork and continue to Hwy 80 E. Turn right onto Hodge Rd. and travel 5.9 miles. The entrance to the property will be on your left.
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Broker & Owner
Tom is the Principal Broker of Tom Smith Land and Homes. Tom Smith is a native Mississippian from Meridian and attended Mississippi State University. Tom began his career in Real Estate in Madison in 2002. He takes a business approach to his real estate practice, as he spent 27 years in executive management positions with companies including Wal-Mart, and Home Depot as well as serving as CEO of other retail companies throughout the country.
Tom has achieved the highly coveted Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) designation from the Realtor Land Institute in November of 2006, which makes him one of the few Realtors in the Southeast U.S. holding this designation and qualifying him to assist you with all of your land needs. He is also an APEX award winner as being named one of the top performing Brokers in America by The Realtors Land Institute. He specializes in recreational tracts, timber investment, commercial investment properties and 1031 Tax Free Exchanges. He is an avid outdoorsman who enjoys hunting, fishing, boating and golf.
Tom and his wife of 25 years, Ellen, reside in Lake Caroline (Madison), MS. They have two beautiful daughters, with Kit being married and living in Memphis, TN and Samantha, who is a Junior at College of Charleston in Charleston, SC.
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