"Yes, had commendable luck with Drew Martin (Andrew Martin) who is with Randall Davidson as Skip recommends. He handled gas leases earlier this year, I was very pleased. Another relative went with another firm and charged three and a half…"
"No, they don't have to lease from who owns the surface. I have 31/2 acres mineral lease with only mineral rights not the surface rights. The exact circumstances can be tricky, but with the help of GHS people, I went ahead and was…"
"I don't need to vouch for Skip Peel's answer, I am wondering though if perhaps the former owner's lease allowed surface rights which might encumber the new owner of property? Might also be that lease about to expire and not…"
"No draft with the leases. Thats's what I'm asking. I could ask the land agent, I mean mineral consultant but I have more leases to have notarized and send back. Company is in Texas but Louisana minerals."
"Were you paid with a bank draft? If so the draft usually says how many days it takes to pay after they receive the draft. Many companies delay the draft to run title on the property. I have seen cases when the bank didn't know what to do with…"
That is Houmas House In Burnside, LA. on the River Road between Baton Rouge and New Orleans. There are a number of plantations open for tours but Houmas House is my favorite and the grounds are stunning. The image is a portion of the front yard. You should see the back.
It's all good, John usually comes around and get's me started, But i don't really care anymore it's nice just to sit back and relax. That little girl is my punk daughter, I call her punk, she loves her daddy, she has got the smart ass gene from me, I have created a little monster lol.
Hello and greetings from the piney-woods of N/W Louisiana!
As "one UMI to another" as you put it, Bob and others, I think, have struck a nerve with some of these "knoow-it-all" O&G folks. Kinda ruffled their feathers a bit, don't you think?
Anyway, for a light-hearted comment on all this, check out my entry under Bob's blog: I AM UMI. Although I was trying to convey a germ or two of truth and sanity into this subject but I still chuckle at my silliness. Your thoughts.
Sending the check back
is a good idea, but why did I even get
it? I would like more info. on why they stay say our area is under a state lease. Southwood Terrace Area. Who's says that? What info. to they have we don't and why have we not been told anything in this regard?
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