Phase III - Development

Nothing gets the land owners more excited than progressing to the 3rd phase of our process. This is a step towards making the family's land a revenue generating asset that's creating a sustainable  pathway to create and enhance generational wealth. During development AAHA offers recommendations  introductions, and when requested liaison assistance between the landowner and Influential corporations,  organizations and industry leaders. AAHA assists with identifying development possibilities and providing economic mobility resources such as lending opportunities, connections for collaborations with major corporations, and corporate contacts

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DID
YOU
KNOW?

there are countless development opportunities for raw land

First, you must evaluate the development opportunities specific to your land.

(Note: Developing raw land is not to be substituted for hiring an experienced master planner with a proven track record.)

 

DEVELOPMENT ADVANTAGES:

  • Minimum or no zoning ordinances

  • Possibility of Opportunity Zone designation

 

COMPETENT DUE  DILIGENCE:

  • Evaluate the political landscape and economic climate

  • Determine if your land is within city limits or in an unincorporated part of the county with limited or zero access to Public Utilities

  • Evaluate zoning ordinances and HOAS,

  • Determine access to road frontage and easements

  • Locate freshwater sources such as lakes ,rivers, and the ability to locate groundwater and dig wells. 

  • Determine Identify permitting fees and inspection processes.

  • Have a Feasibility Study done; it can be costly but  comprehensive

  •  Civil engineer soil report, topographical surveying determining peaks, valley and water runoffs - IS THIS INCLUDED IN A FEASIBILITY STUDY OR NO? 

 

 

After compiling the information above, will help determin your most profitable use of your land. Determine your highest, best, and most profitable use, such as:

Types of Development: Farming, Ranching, Solar Farming, Wind Farming, Recreational Area Development, Land Leasing , Urban Residential and Commercial Development, Timber Cutting

 

Initiate a  forestry evaluation to determine the development and profit in timber cutting.

EXAMPLE OF DEVELOPMENT PROCESS: SOLAR FARMING

 

 

PARTNERS and COOPERATIVES 

 Administrative of business-oriented exceptionally creditworthy positive track record in real estate a spokesperson and ally History of financial stability fiscal responsibility common sense and congeniality and congeniality evidence of urgent income no convictions of fraud or theft

 

 EXPERTISE SUGGESTIONS: SUGGESTED PROFESSIONALS TO HAVE ON YOUR TEAM

 Business Attorney, Licensed Realtor, Surveyor, Appraiser, Accountant, Bookkeeper, Developer or Builder (with a track record), Loan Expert, Expert  in the area in which you have decided to develop

 

FINANCIAL: GRANT + LOAN PROGRAMS:

 

 

Evaluate access to USDA loans and Grant options

Loans

Learn about loans options currently available to farmers through USDA.

Farmers.gov

Potlikker

 

INSTITUTIONAL FUNDING 

LISC,

Banking Institution - i.e. JP Morgan Chase, Wells Fargo, etc.


 

 

PRIVATE MONEY LENDERS:

Less Likely

 

CROWDFUNDING 

Few restrictions but low success rate

Great Presentation needed

 

MASTER PLANNER

Master planner usually costs between $300 and $1000 per hour, depending on the planners.

 

 

DESIGN PHASE 

Climate considerations material considerations Top of your graphical questions answered

 

 

CONSTRUCTION:

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