8,806 Acres Closes for $21 Million in Desoto County


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Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM

LAKELAND, FL February 3, 2015 – Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate (CBCSRE) announces the recent sale of DeSoto County Ranch and Farm in DeSoto County. The 8,806+/- acre ranch and farm sold for $21,969,972 in December of last year. Dean Saunders, ALC, CCIM from Coldwell Banker Commercial Saunders Real Estate represented both the seller and the buyer.

The seller in this transaction was Florida Power and Light and the buyer was Optimum Agriculture, LLC. The property has been primarily used for cattle, hay, and farming.

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, $1.5 billion in sales from 1996 through 2014. 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.