They have to search the title all the way back to the first sale ever. That can be very time consuming and tedius. They also have to get an attorney skilled in title oppinions to clear it as good. They not only have to search re, sales of the land but also for potential mineral leases from long ago. I doubt there is anything wrong with the title just be patient and it will come. I hope that helps.
Hi, yes those are mine. Those are the beginning point for negotiation and are not the final legal wording. I am currently in negotiations with a few companies for our group. There are some things in there that none of the companies have balked to much at and others that they say no way to. Of course that is part of negotiating, having things in there that they can take out. If you are interested in specific things to negotiate for your property and situation email me at firstname.lastname@example.org.
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