Category Archives: United States

Ultimate Retreat – 679′ River Frontage – 3 Ponds – Lovely Home

Come to North Idaho for sustainable living at its best! Remarkable 4 bed/2 bath, 3,282 sqft home with 675’ of Moyie River frontage, 3 ponds with fish, 38 acres (pasture and timber), artesian spring water system, large fenced in garden, greenhouse, 15 fruit trees, herb garden, 40’x 80’ pole barn, chicken coop, massive 3 ½ car garage, house plug-in generator and full basement. This home offers a complete sustainable life style. Peaceful and private, surrounded by gorgeous scenery of the river and the mountain ranges, bordering national forest land. Paradise! Quality upgrades throughout. Entertainer’s gourmet kitchen with granite counter tops, commercial grade stainless steel appliances and custom cabinets. Enjoy the open living room complete with custom wet bar, pool table and rock wood fireplace. Multiple heat sources in this home, perfect for off grid living if so desired. Relax ... [Read More]

Gorgeous Home – 10 Acres – Very Private

Gorgeous 3 bed/2 bath home, situated on 10 acres, in the banana belt of Porthill, ID. Very private location with unsurpassed views & quality construction, built in 2008. 2,235 sq’ home offers full 6’ crawl space that could be converted to your safe room. Lovely gourmet kitchen, custom Alder wood cabinets, large island and stainless steel appliances, plus an 11’ x 7’ walk-in pantry are a cook’s delight! Tall ceilings throughout this home for that spacious feel. Relax in the master suite, with dual vanities, 5’x 5’ tiled shower and walk in closet. Enjoy your morning coffee on the wrap around deck or step into the spacious sun room. Incredible sunsets! Insulated shop, as well as a 2 car detached garage with breezeway. Hunt on your own property or pick fruit from the mature fruit trees. This custom timbered framed home offers unsurpassed beauty, views and superior craftsmanship ... [Read More]

Some of the Best Views Around Durango

174,000  35.9 acres  Justin Osborn  The Wells Group
Located only 15 minutes from Durango, this 35 acre parcel offers some of the best views around Durango, as well as year round gated access, southern exposure, and a ridge-line building envelope with additional envelope for an outbuilding or barn. Water tap is paid in full and installed. Underground electric and phone are also installed. Take advantage of this lot literally being priced 50% below where neighboring parcels were selling for a few years ago. [Read More]

Secluded Home with 80 Acres of Land for Sale

397,900  80 acres  For Sale By Owner 
Here’s your secluded place in the woods with country living and room to grow. This wonderful ranch style home is hidden away in the trees and surrounded in 80 acres of woodlands and pastureland. There’s room for kids, horses, cows, goats or a weekend get-away, whatever your country heart desires. There’s a ton of storage space in the home and it even has a safe room. There’s space for a large garden so you can grow your own food. It has a wood burning stove with plenty of oak timber to use as firewood. The 80 acres is completely fenced and ready for livestock. There’s a water well and another unfinished shallow water well that is meant for a hand-pump. There are plenty of deer, turkey and dove on the property. See our website for many more pictures and additional details! [Read More]

Sustainable Farm with Pond and Solar Power

395,000  37.5 acres  For Sale By Owner 
Self-sustainable 37.5 acre farm with 2100 sq. ft. new home in Dent County, Mo; comes with deep well, 4 raised bed gardens, stocked pond with dock, blackberry bushes & fruit trees. Well constructed & insulated home has propane & outdoor wood furnace, full basement, 3 bedrooms, 2 bath upstairs & one bedroom, 1 bath downstairs. Property can earn additional income with rental of pastureland and includes about 10 acres of timber, 2 outbuildings in good condition on concrete slabs and an additional bldg. for firewood are all included. Price only $395,000 for all of the above. Solar system negotiable. Low taxes & somewhat secluded location. Call 573-453-6576 for additional details. If no answer please leave message. [Read More]

80 Wilderness Acres – Well & Stream – Near Oregon Border

150,000  80 acres  For Sale By Owner 
Got Water? 80 Acres of remote pristine paradise over-looking breath-taking vistas in all directions. This one-of-a-kind acreage is in Siskiyou County, about 2 miles south of the Oregon border, and has multiple potential building sites, all with incredible views in every direction. The acreage is accessed via a gated and locked private road, which is served by paved county road. There are four distinct seasons here, yet the land is accessible virtually year round. The elevation at the property is 3,000 feet. The land is just two miles from the Camp Creek camp ground and its fishing and boat dock on the Iron Gate Lake (the Klamath River). The acreage offered is raw natural pristine land, with about 60-acres in natural pasture that ranges from flat to rolling with about 15% being steep rock outcroppings that make up the topography. The geology is interesting and there are all kinds of ... [Read More]

Survivor Paradise

469,000  10 acres  For Sale By Owner 
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Property is located near Bonnerdale, AR, one mile south of Route 70. Home is located on a knoll, secluded away from main road with a nice fish pond with covered dock and ample, very arable garden area and surrounded by mostly hardwood timber. The yard, besides perennial flowers, includes three pear trees, a peach, an apple, pecan and hazelnut trees. It includes well to water plants and as a backup water supply and an out building for equipment and tool shed. House has four bathrooms, three bedrooms, large kitchen, living room with fireplace, wine cellar, three car garage and workshop, attached screened porch with fireplace and a large open porch. Includes stained glass studio/workshop and numerous closets, one that is tornado proofed. Also has upstairs sewing room and rec room. There are two deer stands on property that provide success every year and small game galore. Being 83 ... [Read More]

Secluded and Self Contained

Land Unencumbered deed to 11.5 acres 1/2 mile off the pavement, wooded, and totally secluded. Living pond with koi. Location 1/2 mile off Harsh Lane in Castalian Springs Tennessee. 4.3 miles to a Dollar General, 4.7 miles to Fann’s gas station, 9.8 miles to Sumner Regional Hospital, 39 miles to Opryland Hotel, 40 miles to Nashville International Airport, 1/4 mile to nearest neighbor. House In the middle of 11 1/2 acres inside a 50’x100’x20’ metal Quonset Hut, 2000 sq. ft. main floor with large custom bathroom, twin shower, claw foot tub, custom concrete/black walnut vanity, 2 bed rooms, large utility room, 16’ vaulted/beam ceiling in large open living area, 420 sq. ft. upstairs guest room w/ 1/2 bath, 2500 sq. ft. basement w/10×10 safe room or root cellar, Kitchen Aid dishwasher, 6 burner restaurant range w/griddle, custom Frigidaire refrigerator and separate freezer, 14’ ... [Read More]

Mountain Estate – Remote, Elegant and Prepper Ready

450,000  78 acres  For Sale By Owner 
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Shangri-la so remote, some LOCAL estate sale visitors turned away in fear of the approach. Those who persevered were astonished to find what they characterized as a palace or movie set. Amazingly, many living in the valleys around the area, were unaware of the property or structures after the owner had spent 10 years in its development. However, behind the luxurious design is commercial grade construction and durable systems. LAND & AMENITIES 78 acres± wooded with a variety of original growth hardwoods and heart pine. Wild turkeys, deer, and raccoons. Fig (recently pruned), pear, pecan and plum trees. View across valley and sunset from patio. Rich chert clay soil with scattered rocks of various sizes. Road maintained by county. Reliable water: Efficient rainwater catch system and productive well. Wide concrete driveway from road encircles house and reaches storage. RESIDENCE – ... [Read More]

Self Sustainable Organic Farm

Self sustained organic farm on approximately 8 acres. Complete with underground greenhouse, raised garden beds, strawberry patch, chicken coop, with laying boxes, hawk fenced pen, dog runs, completely fenced for dogs, sheep, horses and cows. All of this plus a gorgeous 3 bedroom log home with detached garage and two large storage buildings. Located just outside of Augusta in the old Gilman Townsite. [Read More]

Off-Grid Prepper Bug-Out/Vacation Dream

150,000  2.5 acres  For Sale By Owner 
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PREPPER DREAM: Totally OFF GRID house in Ranch of the Rockies in Hartsel, CO; Stucco Santa Fe Style just built in 2007! MULTIPLE energy systems: solar, back up propane generator, wind generator, underground radiant water pipe heat, fireplace, unlimited firewood, skylights, washer/dryer, range/vent, refrigerator w/ freezer, 2 greenhouses, firepit, barbecue grill, indoor/outdoor media speaker system, flat screen TV, dog run/chicken enclosure, private fishing lake, 40 acres dog/hiking area, picnic tables, hammock. 2 1/2 acres, plus additional National Forest directly across the street and acres and acres of bordering undeveloped land. Tons of privacy, 2 sheds, underground storage, tons of trees and mountain views, hiking trails, well, septic, tee pee poles for tee pee, outdoor jacuzzi available, horse boarding and pastures, free roaming wildlife. Close to Arkansas River, rafting, river ... [Read More]

Custom Home Private Setting

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Very nice custom 4 bed, 3 bath home with additional 640 sq ft in-law studio home or for office space. Lots of upgrades including 9′ ceilings, hardwood flooring and surround sound. Master bath has jetted tub. 1st floor bath has claw foot tub. Lots of windows for plenty of light. Master closet is walk-in with custom shelves. All on 6 acres nestled in the trees on quiet road. Seasonal creek, chicken coop, fenced garden and berry patch. Large spring on property that can be developed for off grid or additional water source. Pump house is also a storage shed. Private with lots of wildlife – only 1.5 miles from Smith Lake & 13 miles to town. Plum Creek/Stoltze land close by for hiking and horseback riding. Call Susan Julian; 406-253-8900, or your real estate professional. [Read More]

237 Acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains – 16 Miles from Town

1,068,300  237 acres  For Sale By Owner 
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Wooded 237+ acres in the Blue Ridge Mountains in North Georgia 16 miles from nearest town and major Highway. Over 25 spring that flow year round with year round creek. Creek has 100′ drop as it crosses the property. Over half mile black top road frontage. Near National Forrest on two sides. Elevations run from 1865′ to over 2400′. Game on property include Bear, Deer, Turkey, Rabbit, and Squirrel. Trout stream within 100′ of property. It is all wooded with mostly hardwoods except for three small cleared areas. [Read More]

Historic Horse Ranch

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10+/- Mountain Acres. Turn of the Century Rustic Rock Ranch House. Flagstone Floors, Massive Rock Fireplace, Beam Ceiling. Barns, Stables, Tack Room, Original Bunkhouse, Horse Arena. Fenced and Cross Fenced. Power/Septic/Water Tank. Unbelievable $197,500.00 Close to National Forest. Northern Arizona. Visit or call 928-637-2675. [Read More]

Fabulous Off-the-Grid Home Near the Buffalo River

Off-the-grid living at it’s finest! Completely self-sustained and free of public utilities, this home offers all the privacy you could ever need. The property has a fenced and irrigated garden spot already in place. (The strawberry patch is ready for picking!) Approximately 4 open acres could be fenced for livestock as well. The primary source for electricity to the home is via solar panels on the home’s roof. A gasoline powered generator is already wired in as a back-up to the solar panels. Water flows to the home and garden from a gravity flow spring far up the hill. The holding containers for the garden and the home are separate from each other. Interestingly, the seller has never had frozen pipes. They do drip water if the temperature is 15 degrees or below. A wood stove is the home’s source of heat as well as the way to heat water. The seller has removed the ... [Read More]

Permaculture & True Sustainable Living in Hawaii!

Possibly the Best Permaculture Farm in Hawaii AND it has Ocean Views! Many details were considered in the planning and construction of this unusually designed, very comfortable, house with an inner courtyard. The courtyard is a gathering place with a fire pit and a custom hot-tub. Durable Ferro Cement construction allows a design that feels ancient, human, European, and connected to the Earth. VERY private yet easily accessible. Many paths to walk through the verdant beauty. The MacNuts harvested have gained a reputation as among the best in Hamakua. Gather your tribe and live off the land, off the grid, in paradise.It has taken 15 years to carve this now abundant 46+ acre farm, from unkempt MacNut trees and overgrown jungle. Year round nourishing sustenance from gardens; many types of greens, beans, vegetables, spices, bananas, hundreds of fruit & nut trees, as well as flowers ... [Read More]

Press Owenby Compound

2,500,000  152 acres  Jenny Brunet  Cool Mountain Realty
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This unique property has been used a healing and retreat center in a wilderness setting about 40 minutes from Asheville, North Carolina. It is situated in the Broad River district in the southeast corner of Buncombe County. The diverse 150-acre property has eco-friendly facilities that are ideal for individual and small group retreats. Included are a hermitage sleeping cabin, a tipi village and camping area, a fenced vegetable garden, and a secure chicken coop and goat shed. Green and sustainable building techniques and technologies have been used on many of the outbuildings, and many of the structures and interiors are built from wood harvested from the property. There are 3 deep wells in the vicinity of the two log homes. The water source for the campsites and for the vegetable garden is an 800-gallon cistern, gravity-fed from a spring in our pristine watershed. Our ... [Read More]

Northwest Arkansas 3Br/2Ba on 10 Acres

140,000  10 acres  For Sale By Owner 
A 3 BR two bath manufactured home located on 10 plus acres of land in rural northwest Arkansas. The 27 by 42 ft exterior dimensions and sits sits on a walk out, poured, 8 inch walls. concrete basement that includes a two car garage and a 7 ft by 10 ft poured concrete vault with bank style combination lock door that serves as a gun vault, high value safe storage and storm shelter. The 10 plus acres of land is primarily cleared but contains some standing trees. The house was constructed in 2000 and reflects the original outfitting except a new refrigerator and microwave were installed in the last 3 years. Other appliances are a gas stove/over, a gas fire place, and a washer and dryer. The roof is 5 years old and is composite shingles. Cooking and heat is propane from a 250 gallon rented tank Water is from a 400 plus foot well with a static head that produces good tasting water. The ... [Read More]

Blue Ridge Mountains Farm Retreat

1,295,000  260 acres  David Hurt  MKB Realtors
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Mountain Springs Farm in Callaway, Virginia is an ideal mountain farm retreat with a blend of luxury features, rustic charm, and self-sufficiency. Total privacy is provided by 260 acres perfectly situated in a sheltered valley with the property boundary encircling the tops of forested ridges. The only access is through a mile-long private road, with the home not visible from anywhere outside the property. The estate features a 1995 custom-built 3200 sq. ft. home with master suite & wood burning stone fireplace, large eat-in kitchen, cathedral ceiling dining room, 3 Bedrooms, 2.5 baths, and hardwood floors. A separate guest house features a full kitchen, full bath, single bedroom and large living room/office area. Two garages provide a total of 6 finished bays. A garden shed, workshop, and chicken house round out the structures around the main home, with a 2-stall stable and ... [Read More]

Perfect Retreat and Organic Farm

This all brick construction home sits on 37+ acres. Approx. 20 acres are wooded, 17 acres of yard with 2 pastures. Rain fed stream. The house is all brick construction 2×6 exterior walls, Built with the intent to be maintenance free. Under roof is approx. 6,600 sq. ft. Main living level is 3,400 and that includes open floor plan, foyer, half bath, living room, family room, large dining room, kitchen with huge pantry, 3 bedrooms, 2 full baths and a large sunroom, laundry room with tub sunk, back deck adjoins the sunroom and family room, earth stove wood burning stove in the family room. Basement is approx. 2500 sq ft and it includes a large bedroom with sitting area, full bath, work bench and tool room, under stair storage, tub sink, furnace room and large canning pantry, Earth Stove wood burning in open space, finished ceiling and stained concrete floor. There are 2 sump ... [Read More]