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Merry Christmas from Ranch Marketing Associates!

December 18th, 2014

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We wish you and yours a Very Merry Christmas and a Prosperous New Year!


Weekly Ranch Updates

December 16th, 2014


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The 2,551-acre Marshall Ranch is located 20 minutes southeast of Del Rio, Texas, in Val Verde County with 1.3 miles of frontage on State Hwy 277 and 1.5 miles of frontage on Spur 317. The ranch adjoins Laughlin Air Force Base on one side. The ranch is perimeter high game fenced and stocked with exotics, trophy white-tailed deer and turkey. Beautiful Turkey Creek lined with pecan trees runs through the ranch for about 2.2 miles. The ranch headquarters serviced by a water well and electricity includes a double wide manufactured home, manager’s home, hunter’s cabin, barns, storage sheds, metal cattle pens and horse stalls. Seller will convey 50% of owned minerals with sale. Adjoining 6,549 acres are also available for purchase.

For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $2,909,351

Contact Happy Broussard


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River Canyon Ranch – Wagon Mound, NM:  Situated along the Canadian River in northeastern New Mexico and approximately two hours from Santa Fe, River Canyon Ranch offers private full or part-time enjoyment with modern upscale accommodations in a spectacular canyon setting in high plains country with over 10,000 total acres. The ranch features a 3,800 sq.ft. main residence, guest house, organic garden, large shop, three-stall horse barn and several pastures. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $7,800,000.
Contact Ron Morris or Ryan Tatsch


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Sun Dance Ranch – Colorado Springs, CO:  SELLER SAYS BRING ALL REASONABLE OFFERS!  This 373-acre equestrian facility is located near the U.S. Air Force Academy, with easy access to Denver and DIA. The property has spectacular views of Pikes Peak and the Front Range and features a custom 6,723 sq.ft. brick home with high-end finishes, 10-stall horse barn, indoor and outdoor riding arenas and development opportunity. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. NOW $2,900,000 (Almost 30% below 2013 MIA Appraisal of $4,090,000).  Contact Jason Legler


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Murphy Larsen Ranch – Clark, CO: 1,500 acres of spectacular alpine scenery, Murphy Larsen Ranch is nestled in the quaint community of Clark and shares a border with the Routt National Forest. The eleven 50-acre homesites each have direct views of the Zirkel Range and share a state-of-the-art central water system, a rustic cabin located near the forest boundary and a new meeting and recreation facility. Property owners can join in the activities and use the amenities at The Home Ranch, a renowned Relais & Chateaux guest ranch. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. Priced from $900,000. Contact Christy Belton


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Trout Creek Ranch – Oak Creek, CO:  323 acres located seventeen miles southwest of Steamboat Springs, Colorado, along the banks of Trout Creek. The ranch straddles the creek, encompassing most of the wide valley, and is characterized by open, grassy meadows with aspen covered hillsides and willows that line the creek. Traditionally used for recreation and sheep grazing, Trout Creek Ranch also borders several hundred acres of federal (BLM) land. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $1,499,000. Contact Christy Belton

RMA Broker Ron Morris attends NFR

December 15th, 2014

Ron Morris, Broker and Co-Founder of Ranch Marketing Associates, taking some time off at the National Finals Rodeo in Las Vegas, Nevada, one of the longest sold out shows in the history of Las Vegas.

Here he is pictured with fellow Round up Riders of the Rockies, Warren Thompson, and Chuck Sylvester:






















Hall of fame rodeo cowboys at the NFR:












National Finals Rodeo Round 8:












NFR Opening:












Larry Mahan with some legends of rodeo:


Weekly Property Updates

December 11th, 2014


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Located in Saratoga, Wyoming – one of Wyoming’s premier mountain valley communities – Deer Creek Ranch consists of approximately 1,348 deeded acres and is situated at the foot of Pennock Mountain with two miles of Deer Creek meandering through it. The ranch has end-of-the-road privacy, incredible views of the mountain range and is rich in wildlife including elk, deer and antelope. The property is surrounded on three sides by Wildlife Habitat Management Area and borders BLM land on the east which leads into thousands of acres of the Medicine Bow National Forest. The ranch has 6.54 cfs of water rights which date back to 1897 and currently irrigates 205 acres in native grass hay. Improvements consist of a two-story log home with two separate and very charming fully-furnished log cabins, a traditional loft-style horse barn with tack room, hay barn, workshop and tractor shed – all in excellent condition. Just eight miles to the front gate of the members-only Old Baldy Club, this private, well-kept ranch offers everything in a great location.

For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $2,500,000

Contact Ron Morris

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Peaceful Valley Ranch – Hartville, WY:  Situated along the Rawhide Range, the scenic 407.5-acre ranch is an easy three-hour drive north of Denver near the quaint western town of Hartville. The ranch is is fenced, has two windmills, electricity in place and several ideal home sites. The ranch has close proximity to the Glendo Reservoir, Deadwood, Mount Rushmore, and Devils Tower. This property is perfect for the buyer desiring a small land holding for livestock and space to build a home with privacy and expansive views in a no-state-income tax state. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $357,000  NOW $295,000. Contact Ron Morris

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Clear Creek Retreat – Buffalo, WY: Located four miles west of the charming town of Buffalo, this private retreat has a mile of Clear Creek meandering through 68 acres. The property has a 4,500 sq.ft. main house with attached guest apartment, a nearby second home, swimming pool and entertaining area. A pond, along with Clear Creek, offers excellent trout fishing. Stands of tall mature trees open up to spectacular views of the Bighorn Mountains making this the ideal small private ranch retreat. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $1,595,000. Contact Matt Johnston or Ron Morris

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Kellogg Ranch – Oak Creek, CO:  400+/- acres of mountain ranch land located 35 miles south of Steamboat Springs, Colorado. Just inside the Rio Blanco county line, the ranch has a long national forest boundary and consists of mixed forest, open parks and dramatic overlooks. Traditionally used for hunting and sheep and cattle grazing, the Kellogg Ranch has a stream and water rights. The 400 acres are part of the larger Sand Point Ranch and the remaining 2,500 acres of Sand Point Ranch are also available. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $2,600,000. Contact Christy Belton

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X Lazy V Ranch – Raton, NM:  Located 25 miles southeast of Raton and one hour from the Colorado border, the 1,880-acre ranch is the ideal working cattle operation in an easy to access, scenic and functional setting. The ranch is capable of running 180 yearlings or 75 cow/calf pair depending on moisture conditions and is easily maintained in hardy Blue Grama Grass. Improvements consist of a remodeled 3,426 sq.ft. adobe and timber home and rustic barn with working corrals, squeeze and loading chutes, tack room and hay storage, and excellent water resources. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $940,000. Contact Jason Legler

Featured Luxury Estate: 1107 Carlyle Ave, Santa Monica

December 5th, 2014

RMA affiliate Teles Properties, located in southern California, routinely works with us to find the perfect luxury properties for our clients. Today’s featured property is a private oasis in Santa Monica, CA:

1107 Carlyle Avenue

This 3 story home defines indoor outdoor living at its best. Upon entering on Carlyle the light and space create a private oasis. There are two outdoor areas, sort of a versatile floor plan that can accommodate anyone’s preferences. Special to this property is the space and patio above the garage. Especially noteworthy are five family size bedrooms on the 2nd floor. Don’t miss this opportunity.

Open House this weekend:
Sunday, December 7 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm

Address: 1107 Carlyle Avenue / Santa Monica, CA 90402
Bed/Bath: 7 Beds/ 7 Baths
Sqft: 7,480
Lot: 7,492
List Price: $5,790,000

Listing Agent: Ellen Conrad / (424) 202-3288

For more photos and property details, visit the property website.


Weekly Property Updates

December 5th, 2014


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Located in Grand County’s Middle Park, Aspen Meadows Ranch is part of a shared ranch community which offers an assortment of amenities including equestrian center, two fishing camps, sporting clays range and guest lodge. Two hours northwest of Denver near the rural ranching community of Kremmling, the 176-acre Aspen Meadows Ranch is part of the 19,000-acre Grand River Ranch. Aspen Meadows Ranch is unique to itself in an alpine setting with incredible mountain views. Improvements consist of a 3,655 sq.ft. beveled log home with extensive stone work on two levels featuring 3 bedrooms, 4 bathrooms, gourmet kitchen, den, large great room and family room with over 700 sq.ft. of outside stone porches. Nearby is a two-level “old world” styled barn with 1,260 sq.ft. of living space on the upper level used as a studio with exposed beams and the same size on the lower level with 3 horse stalls, tack room and storage. Aspen Meadows Ranch has so much to offer, is in close proximity to several top ski areas and is just ten miles from Kremmling’s jet accessible private airport. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

$7,000,000 price includes custom furniture.

Contact Ron Morris


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Lazy H Ranch – Larkspur, CO:  Situated at the north end of the Black Forest, the 1,400-acre ranch is convenient to Colorado Springs and Denver. The ranch includes a 17,000+ sq.ft. home with attached horse barn, two staff houses, custom indoor arena with an auction/entertaining area, heated horse barn, cattle barn, equipment and hay storage along with working facilities, turnout pens and fenced pastures. Lazy H Ranch is very scenic with first-class improvements, is accessible yet private and perfect for the discriminating buyer. For additional information and to download a brochure, go to rmabrokers.com. $6,600,000. Contact Ron Morris


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Old Ross Homestead – La Veta, CO: Located in the beautiful Wahatoya Valley near the town of La Veta, the property features a creek, several ponds, privacy, stunning views and true country living with access to many recreation avenues on 70 acres including the San Isabel National Forest. The centerpiece is the rustic homestead house that was completely rebuilt into an elegant residence of 2,342 square feet. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $1,250,000. Contact Duane Daskam or Ron Morris


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H2 Ranch – Colorado Springs, CO:  Located just minutes from Colorado Springs with spectacular views of the Pikes Peak Mountain Range and the Front Range, this 40-acre income producing equestrian property is both a turnkey business and residence. The residence is beautiful stucco 4,318 sq.ft. home and other improvements include 5 barns, shelters with 23 stalls or paddocks, an outdoor and indoor arena. The owners have an established equestrian boarding business as well as overnight horse hotel along with a bed and breakfast. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $1,099,000. Contact Happy Broussard

Happy Thanksgiving from RMA

November 25th, 2014



We are thankful for our clients, associates, friends and families and we wish everyone a

Ron Morris, Billy Long, Matt Johnston, Carl Luppens, Doug Haye, Jason Legler, Happy Broussard
Hoss Port, Christy Belton, Duane Daskam, Ryan Tatsch, Mike Deer, Richard Peterson

New Colorado Ranch Listings

November 20th, 2014

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LAZY H RANCH, Larkspur, CO – This equestrian ranch is in a beautiful setting on 1,400 acres with views of Pikes Peak, a 17,000+ sq.ft. owner’s home, 2 staff houses, horse barn, cattle barn, working facilities and indoor arena. Located only eight miles from I-25, the ranch is convenient to Colorado Springs and Denver, is very scenic with first-class improvements and perfect for the discriminating buyer. Co-listed with Harrigan Land Co. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $6,600,000. Contact Ron Morris

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BEAR TRAX RANCH, Canon City, CO – Southern Colorado horse property offering quality improvements, exceptional views and gated privacy on 75 acres. The ranch features a 3,150 sq.ft. custom log home, horse barn with 6 stalls, an office, tack room and entertainment area, covered arena and three guest cabins. This property is well developed and highly maintained with attention to detail everywhere. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com. $995,000. Contact Duane Daskam or Happy Broussard

Elk Hunting

November 14th, 2014





RMA Broker Christy Belton’s 15-year-old son got another nice bull this year – a 5×6 that he got on the last day of 2nd rifle season. He got the elk on public ground near Steamboat Springs, Colorado.

Looking for your own elk ranch?  To see all of Ranch Marketing Associates‘ elk ranches for sale, go to elk ranches.

Read more about Christy at Christy Belton.

Property Updates-California Ranches

November 11th, 2014


BROKER PREVIEW 11/12 – Bonsall Farm

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Broker Preview | $11.95 million

Wednesday, November 12  ·  9:30 am – 1:30 pm

5965 Camino Del Rey, Bonsall, CA 92003

Offering country living without isolation, the remarkable 140+ acre property is in a highly sought-after equestrian area within easy driving distance of San Diego and Los Angeles. Alfalfa fields, pastures, citrus & avocado groves carpet the hillsides and surround a ranch office, large machinery barn/garage facilities, two charming Spanish style 3-bedroom homes (one with a private pool), plus several 2-bedroom apartment units. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

R.S.V.P Billy Long, 970.948.1333 or David Mossler, 310.471.7499

Lava Lakes Ranch – Montague, CA

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Located in northern California’s Shasta Valley, Steven Seagal’s 5,329-acre Lava Lakes Nature Preserve is a hidden and private paradise with seven lakes, lush irrigated meadows, wild wooded uplands and spectacular rock formations. The 14,063 sq.ft. residence overlooks Barton Lake with imposing views of Mt. Shasta. Nearby is an additional home with guest house, barns and corrals. Currently operating as a nature preserve and working cattle ranch For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

$12,000,000. Contact Billy Long

Stillwater Ranch – Redding, CA

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This tranquil 507-acre exclusive retreat is seven minutes from Redding and near fishing, water and snow skiing, hiking, and hunting. The topography, riparian corridor, and trail system on the property offer opportunities that range from an executive compound to a large lot gated equestrian community, or as a development site for a subdivision with common amenities and views of Mt. Lassen. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

$3,000,000. Contact Billy Long

Sunshine Cattle Company – Redding, CA

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A rare 375-acre development opportunity bordering the city limits of Redding, this ranch features end-of-the-road privacy with old growth trees, a private reservoir and seasonal stream. Located near the Sacramento River and gold medal fishing, recreational opportunities abound. The ranch supports 30-35 cattle year around and has 30 acres of irrigated pasture from the private Reese Reservoir. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

$2,200,000. Contact Billy Long

Chaparral Lakes Ranch – Redding, CA

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This magnificent 400-acre ranch is located within 10 minutes of the bustling Sacramento River City of Redding. The ranch enjoys wonderful privacy with no easements to others; water, tree cover, seclusion and wildlife. Historically used as winter grazing for cattle and for its hunting opportunities, it has been recently zoned two-acre minimums. Build your mansion on this trophy property with a potential development option at any time now or in the future. For additional information, go to rmabrokers.com.

$1,250,000. Contact Billy Long