2,150 +/- Acres Closed for a Total of $6.7 Million in Okeechobee County


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Richard Dempsey, ALC

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Jeff Cusson, CCIM

LAKELAND, FL January 9, 2013 – Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate in Lakeland, FL (CBCSRE) announces the recent sale of 2,150 +/- acres in two transactions, closing for a total of $6,720,843.70. The ranchland tracts are located in Okeechobee County.

  • 170.75 +/- acres sold for $533,593.75
  • 1,979.92 +/- acres sold for $6,187,250.00

Richard Dempsey, ALC, and Jeff Cusson, CCIM, both from Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate represented the seller.

Cusson represented the buyer and is a 40-year resident of the Treasure Coast, where he has been involved in the management and sale of agricultural real estate in the area for more than 25 years.

Dempsey is a 25-year veteran of the real estate appraisal industry and currently specializes in the buying and selling of large acreage tracts, citrus groves, and development properties in Central Florida.

About Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate (CBCSRE) is regarded as an authority on all types of Florida land and conservation easements. Offering land, forestry, and conservation easement real estate services through CBC Saunders Real Estate and the CBC Saunders Real Estate |Forestry Group, the Saunders team of land professionals and foresters offers advisory and transactional services through the home office in Lakeland, FL, the North Florida office in High Springs, FL, and its network of Coldwell Banker Commercial affiliate offices nationwide and worldwide. We provide services to land and commercial clients through both CBCSRE and our commercial real estate brokerage, Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Ralston Dantzler Realty.