How Do I Start Searching for Country or Homestead Property?

Searching from home

The best way is to utilize the internet from the comfort of your home, determine where you want to look for land and learn property values where you want to look for land.

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Can Using A Spring Help Solve Water Problems On A Homestead?

Stream of water

Yes, you will need to measure the springs flow, know if the water is pure and be sure you have water rights to the spring. Knowing how to use it can make a big difference in improving the water problems on a homestead.

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What If The Water On The Land Is Not Enough For Your Needs?

Water source not enough

Using grey water and collecting rainwater if legal in your area are two methods that can increase the water available on your property if there is insufficient well water and no spring.

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Daily Homestead Water Needs

Daily water needs for a homestead

As a homesteader I know that a successful homestead needs sufficient water to supply that homestead's water needs. If the property you want to homestead on does not have sufficient water your homestead will not be the successful homestead of your dreams. How Much Water Is Needed Each Day? According to the U.S. Department of…

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How Much Water Is Needed To Finance Land?

Well water pump

The usual minimum requirement for conventional financing is 5 gallons per minute well flow. In some situations, you may be able to finance with less flow but 5 gallons per minute may not be sufficient to meet your needs.

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