The Chickering Company
2012 Sales: $50 – $100 Million
Who: This firm specializes in recreational holdings, timberland, and ranches throughout the West with a specific expertise in its home state of California.
Wow: Closed the 25,614-acre Mill Creek Ranch, which was co-listed with Hall and Hall for $29.5 million.
Insight: “Current activity is mainly in working ranches and farmland, with recreational ranches starting to pick up,” says Broker Terence Hundemer. “We predict buyers becoming more active in 2013, providing the economy stabilizes.”
Pictured Above: Located on the west slope of the Sierra Nevada Mountains, near Donner Summit, Crystal Lake is a 210± acre mountain estate featuring year-round recreational activities.
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