4,658 Acres Closes for $5 Million in Putnam County

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE (LAKELAND, FL – January 27, 2015) – Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate (CBCSRE) announces the recent sale of LaBuena Farms in Putnam County. The 4,568 +/- acre working pine plantation sold for $5,291,440 in December of last year. Phil Leary, AICP from Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate represented both the seller and the buyer in this transaction.

LaBuena Farms consists of timberland and recreational land. It currently has a highly productive pine tree growing operation. The new owners plan on continuing the pine tree operation.

Leary has strong ties with the agricultural sector and thirty years of experience in the fields of public policy, planning, education, environmental, health care, and working for local, state government and the private sector. His specific areas of representation include public policy, environmental regulatory programs, economic development, growth management, private property rights, land and water use.

About Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate

Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate is regarded as an authority on all types of Florida land, transacting over $1.5 billion in sales from 1996 through 2014.

Expanded in 2013 adding the CBC Saunders Real Estate | Forestry Group with advanced timberland expertise, the Saunders team of foresters and land real estate professionals 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.

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