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Home and Interior Trends for 2021

Now more than ever, home is where most of life happens. Interior design is beginning to reflect the need for comfort and simple luxury, with a bend towards traditional aesthetics inspired by nature. Rustic materials and neutral tones rank high on the trend forecast for 2021. Keep reading for a full breakdown of this year’s interior design trends.

Cozy, Cozy, Cozy

The majority of 2021’s interior trends revolve around one goal: comfort. More people work from home than ever before; and using natural elements, warm color palettes, and cozy materials adds comfort without sacrificing your unique style. The trendiest colors of the season revolve around

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Grow Your Future with Legacy Broker Group

Are you a passionate, principled and ambitious land and ranch real estate agent? Interested in turbocharging your career with a supportive, marketing-savvy, and tech-enabled brokerage? If so, Legacy Broker Group is looking for you!

With agents/offices established from northeast Texas to far west Texas; Legacy Broker Group is positioned to provide you with the tools you need to serve your clients with industry leading marketing exposure and research resources.  

We value confidentiality and will not disclose your interest in our brokerage if you reach out to us.

Call 830-282-7478 now speak to a member of our Land and Ranch Team about scheduling a confidential, sit down meeting to learn more about Legacy

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Texas and Us flag flying at Texas Capital

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Life in the Texas Hill Country is sweet.

Those who call this gorgeous slice of Texas home are blessed with the best weather, landscapes, and lifestyle the Lone Star State has to offer.

Everything’s Bigger in Texas

It’s no secret that the Hill Country is amazing. At least one Central Texas city is always ranked as one of the fastest-growing cities in the nation. Population growth from 2010-2019 put New Braunfels, Cedar Park, and Round Rock on the top 10 list according to the U.S. Census Bureau. According to the Texas Comptroller, Central Texas’s estimated population accounted for 4.3% of the state’s total population; consider that the Central Texas region excludes the Dallas-Fort

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Drilling rig on Texas ranch

Texas is Rich in Mineral Rights

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Texas's rich soil contains precious resources that can lead to profit or heartache for landowners, depending on who owns the mineral rights. Mineral rights are, quite simply, the legal ownership of mineral deposits beneath the surface of a property. In a completely efficient world, the one who owns the surface of the land would own the resources beneath. 

Doesn’t the surface owner always own the mineral rights under their property? In reality, mineral rights can also be owned by previous surface owners, corporations, or third parties. Mineral-rich states that have an abundance of oil, gas, coal, gold, silver and other precious minerals are also the

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Jessica Barker joins Legacy Broker Group

Jessica Barker joins Legacy Broker Group

Legacy Broker Group's team just got a little bit bigger with the addition of Jessica Barker, a West Texas Land and Ranch real estate specialist.

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About Jessica

Jessica was born and raised in rural Colorado, but she got to Texas as fast as she could. She attended college on a rodeo scholarship and is a graduate of West Texas A&M University. Having grown up on the back of a horse, she is passionate about the cowboy way of life and preserving the western heritage she was raised celebrating.

Jessica loves being outdoors, from riding horses to fly fishing to sitting on the porch enjoying a glass of sweet tea and a west Texas sunset. She is

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Comanche Camp Ranch 

Comanche Camp Creek Ranch - +/- 40 Acres - Kendall County, Texas

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Location

Located just outside the charming town of Comfort, Texas, Comanche Camp Creek Ranch is now available for sale. Approximately 45 minutes from downtown San Antonio, Texas this ranch offers quintessential hill country live water living! Comfort is strongly rooted in central Texas history, being founded by German immigrants in the late 1800s. Downtown Comfort is known state wide for being one of the best kept historical centers in the state, with over 100 buildings built before 1900.

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bluebonnet field in Texas

Texas Land Is Valuable

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One of the fastest ways to build wealth is through owning property. Owning land is an investment, and the effort and commitment have long term advantages that will benefit you and future generations. Leasing has its perks, but our team at Legacy Broker Group believes it pays to play the long game.

Texas land is unquestionably valuable. According to the U.S. Census, Texas has a current growth rate of 1.80%, which makes it the third-fastest growing state in the country. Real estate will always be a limited commodity, and as the population increases available land will only become more precious. As far as investments go, land ownership has the greatest potential

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face of hereford cow

 

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Preparing Cattle For Spring: A February/March Cattle Management Checklist

 

It's calving season! If your ranch follows most producers' guidelines, preparing cattle for springtime is essential for your herd's wellbeing. Proper calf management is critical to increase herd performance and potential profit. Keeping your cattle on a schedule, doing your research, and maintaining grazing pastures are non-negotiables for healthy, profitable cattle operations. Keep reading to learn how you can implement the best practices for your herds! 

Calving Season Preparation and Recovery:

In February, cattle managers’ main focus should be on calving preparation and recovery. As far as

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2021 is the year of the quiet getaway. Travel is an uncertain industry at the moment, and road trips have risen in popularity for wanderlust seekers. Thanks to the Lonestar State’s massive size and population, local travelers can enjoy convenient access to a plethora of locales, landscapes, and attractions without ever stepping foot in an airport. Keep reading for a list of quiet destinations off the beaten path that capture the essence of Texas. 

Pedernales Falls State Park

This 5,212-acre park is home to Hill Country wildlife, limestone waterfalls, and nearly 20 hiking and biking trails. The park rests along the banks of the scenic Pedernales River, just east of Fredericksburg.
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Man fly fishing for rainbow trout in Texas

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Fly fishing is an elusive, captivating adventure that allows participants to be up close and personal with nature. Unlike hunting or traditional fishing, there’s nothing to separate man from beast when it comes to fly fishing. Casting a line to float just above the water is an athletic masterpiece that takes finesse, technique, and experience. Although most of the world’s most scenic fly fishing locations are located in mountain streams and rushing rivers far above the Mason-Dixon line, the Texas Parks and Wildlife Department has been bringing the gem of fly fishing to Texans everywhere for over 30 years. Rainbow trout are the crown jewel of fly fishing, but Texas waters are too warm to
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