Excellent Investment Opportunity in Leake County, MS. This 469 +/- acre tract in Leake County, Mississippi would be great for anyone looking to invest in a piece of recreational property. The property has a good location, being approximately 45 miles north of Jackson. It is easily accessible by either Highway 25 or the Natchez Trace. There are approximately 230 acres of 20 year old pine timber. The remaining approximately 239 acres are either in hardwood streamside management zones or were harvested during 2018 and have now gone through two years of natural regeneration. The property features several logging roads which provide interior access. It is in a game-rich area and has multiple wildlife food plots.
Carthage, Mississippi 39051
Directions From Carthage, MS: From Highway 25 west of Carthage, travel Hwy 429 north for 5.9 miles and turn left (west) onto Wilders Road. Travel .7 mile and turn right onto old public road (logging road) and travel .6 mile down the dirt road (pending easement) to the north side of the property, (marked with signs). Directions From Ridgeland, MS: Travel the Natchez Trace (north) for 45 miles and turn right onto Hwy 429, travel 2.3 miles and turn right onto St. Anne Road; Travel 4.5 miles to the western boundary of the property (on the left and marked with signs)
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Michael graduated from Mississippi State University with a B.S. in Forestry in 1983. Since that time he has enjoyed a career as a Registered Forester, and a Real Estate Broker in Mississippi since 1986. He held a license as a Certified General Real Estate Appraiser in Mississippi for a portion of that time. He has assisted private landowners in timber, farm and wildlife land management and sales for over thirty years. He has served as President of Halfacre Consulting Inc. working out of Louisville, Mississippi.
His passion is developing long-term relationships with landowners built on a high level of trust and integrity. Many of his management clients have enjoyed his services for over 25 years.
He has experienced an increase in demand for assistance in locating, evaluating and acquiring timber and recreational properties over the last 10 years. Changes in markets have demanded the necessity of careful evaluation and resulted in a greater number of landowners and investors needing a knowledgeable, reputable partner. He actively serves as an Agent for buyers desiring to purchase properties and as an Agent for Owners in liquidating properties. A considerable amount of his time is spent with landowners looking at property and discussing current timber market conditions, analyzing investment potential and determining management alternatives for his clients. He has taught a number of forest management and timber appraisal classes for private landowners, financial institutions and other Real Estate professionals.
Michael joined Tom Smith Land and Homes in September of 2014 as Associate Broker in order to unite forces with a progressive and growing team of land professionals. Contact Michael to discuss your needs and investigate opportunities in land investing. He will gladly assist you in your marketing and management endeavors. Use a professional for assistance in maximizing your return on investment.