"Get a board certified O&G attorney to write the ROW...there are several items you need to protect the property besides price. Termination clauses for certain events, including keeping ROW insured at specified amounts by third party…"
"One major item that is overlooked is placement of the ROW. I love it when they run down a property line. It defines your property and helps with timber management. You can negotiate where it is run. I will never agree to a…"
Thanks for sharing this post. Lots of awesome information to consider; that I would have never thought of before.
Chad, Skip and George: I really appreciate all the advise. Each of your comments has been helpful; and I am thankful for your…"
"I've shared this before. Very helpful counsel by Eric C Camp at Decker Jones Attorneys entitled Pipeline Easement and Right-of-Way Agreements - A Landowner's List of Terms to Negotiate posted on Dec. 9, 2013. "
I am an absentee landowner so I don't know the answer to all your questions. However, my understanding is that currently this is one line with possibly more added later. This is a transmission line; and they are limited on the routes. The…"
"That’s a decent size ROW. Definitely worth getting a reputable O@G attorney to review and advise. I’ve seen $500 to $750/ rod (or more) + timber damages for similar sized ROW in Northeast Texas. But location and details…"
Please give some additional details. Specifically, how large a line, multiple lines, distance across the property and terrain in question? As with all things, location and details are the deciding factor. A 4” line…"
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