This beautiful 56 +/- acres of mostly open pasture land is ready to be developed into Starkville's next great subdivision. Lying adjacent to Wild Briar, Starkvilles premiere lake community, with a lake site of its own, this property is in a great location. With the new Starkville/Oktibbeha County Consolidated School district, Wild Briar has blown up with new construction. It is one of the hottest subdivisions in Starkville, so it only makes sense to develop next door !It has its own private entrance from Artesia Road and lagoon access for a sewer system. The property itself is stunning, with picturesque views, majestic hardwoods, and beautiful green pastures. Approximately 18 acres of the property lie just east of the Wild Briar Lake levee, this would be ideal for horse pasture with stables, a park with walking/ biking trails, or other recreational activities. This would add a nice touch to any development. All of this and it is only three miles from Mississippi State University. Its location offers easy and quick access to MSU and Highways 45 and 82.
Starkville, Mississippi 39759
Directions: From the intersection of Blackjack Road and Oktoc Road in Starkville, drive south on Oktoc Road for 1.9 miles, turn left onto Artesia Road and drive for 1.2 miles to the drive leading to the property on your left.
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Bo Burkes is originally from Philadelphia, Mississippi and graduated from Mississippi State University in 2002 with a BBA in Real Estate and Mortgage Finance. When the terrorist attack happened on September 11, 2001, Bo’s senior year in college, Bo felt the call to serve his country. So in 2003, Bo joined the Mississippi Army National Guard as a Warrant Officer. He proudly served 8 years as an Apache helicopter and C-12 King Air pilot in the service. Bo served one tour in support of Operation Iraqi Freedom as an Apache helicopter pilot. He earned many personal awards during his time in the military and was honorably discharged in June 2012.
Bo, with his wife Lindsey and their two boys, Hayes and Jones, are proud to call Starkville home. Bo is an avid outdoorsman and loves to spend as much time as possible out on the lands of Mississippi. He has always had a passion for real estate and the outdoors. He has earned great trust and respect from Tom and Ellen Smith through his hard work and great dedication to his clients. And in August of 2014, Bo was given the honor of managing Tom Smith Land and Homes’ first branch office located in Starkville, MS.
Under Bo’s leadership, the Starkville office quickly became the market leader in land sales in the area, and he has held the #1 spot for three years running himself. His office received the “2015 Best New Business” award from the Starkville Main Street Association. Bo has served his community on the local United Way Board and is currently serving on the Starkville Municipal Airport Board and Golden Triangle Board of Realtors. Bo is also an active member in the Realtors Land Institute (RLI) and served as the 2017 President of the MS Chapter of RLI.
Bo brings his natural commitment to serve, duty to his clients, and integrity he learned from his time in the service to real estate. He loves helping clients make the most of their opportunities. With Bo as your real estate guide, you get the knowledge you need, the commitment you deserve and the attention you want, so contact him today!