All in Land Development

Understanding Water Rights

There is not much in the bundle of rights that comes with real property ownership that is more volatile than the subject of water rights. The water on the surface of a property, as well as underground, is subject to control at every level, international, federal, state and local. A great way to start looking at this puzzling mess and try to sort it out is to look at some of the governmental entities that have water interests.

Finding Real Estate Investors

The only way I have ever funded my real estate projects is through private investors and I am fortunate that many of them have been repeat investors. The one fundamental truth for me is to treat my investors’ money better than I treat my own. Trust and fiduciary responsibility are the cornerstones of investor confidence, both to gain funding and to keep it.