News Desk

Illinois Land Auction Gins $24 Million

A crowd of 800, including 250 bidders, gathered at the Crowne Plaza in Springfield on January 21 and spent more than six hours and $24 million to acquire 4,000 acres of prime Illinois farmland.
The sale, which was conducted by Aumann Auctions, featured property in parts of four townships in Macoupin and Montgomery  counties. According to local news reports, it was considered one of the largest in Central Illinois in the last few years and averaged $6,255 per acre.



2017 Land Report 100: Briscoe Family

No. 14 Briscoe Family 640,000 acres (up 30,000 …


2013 Land Report 100: Jeff Bezos

No. 25 Jeff Bezos 290,000 acres It seems …

Print & Gift
Subscriptions Available
Please sign me up to receive breaking news and updates from The Land Report: