175 +/-acres of endless investment potential in Monroe County, MS. This property offers a whole lot more than just cropland, hardwoods, home sites and hunting. Lying under the surface you will find almost 3 million tons, over 2 million cubic yards, of sand and gravel. The sand and gravel averages a thickness of 15.5 with an average overburden of 9.1. The location is another high point, just north of Columbus Air Force Base in Columbus, MS right off of Hwy 45. The property has highway frontage on MS-373, offering a good hard ball surface for coming and going with materials, APACs large gravel pit is due west just across Hwy 45. Easy and convenient access to a major four lane highway along with a level topography are standout features of this place. The location in the county offer less regulations to deal with and make this site ideal for many different kinds of industrial or commercial uses. Recent bore testing's have been conducted and reports can be available upon request to serious buyers.
Hamilton, Mississippi 38746
Directions from Columbus Airforce Base: Drive North on Hwy 45 for 7.5 miles, then turn left onto MS-373 and drive for 1.6 miles 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!