Where did you get the idea the landman is pocketing the difference? The difference in what?? "There are over 400 landmen trying to cash in by leasing low and pocketing the difference, most only represent themselves and they do lie."
they really went for the 3 yr. with no 2 yr. option? I was told they wouldn't do that! what town/city is this in again please? do you have name of contact person? Hey, do you negotiate the lease terms when they make the offer or wait and get their lease in hand and then give them your lease with terms before signing anything?
As exciting as this is, we know that we have a responsibility to do this thing correctly. After all, we want the farm to remain a place where the family can gather for another 80 years and beyond. This site was born out of these desires. Before we started this site, googling "shale' brought up little information. Certainly nothing that was useful as we negotiated a lease. Read More