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  1. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Hey all, my cousin and I are looking at buying some SHTF bug out land in West Virginia/Virginia. Found some land in northern WV for dirt cheap. Pro's of the property: -Near water, theres a river and pond near by -5acres -secluded, wooded, off the grid with only a few homes nearby, but theres a...
  2. Farming, Gardening & Homesteading
    Well, finally after several years of searching, saving, buying a house to make the wife happy and more saving I've done it. With a major push from the wife I have just purchased (put in offer and it was accepted, close this week) 160 acres in Northern Ontario. Has to finance some of the...
  3. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    How do you go about finding a BOL? Should it be out of the country across the border? Local and easy to get to? Should you have numerous BOL? My Family has begun the process of stocking 60-90 days worth of Food, Water, and Medicine just in case something happens. But if SHTF there is no way we...
  4. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    well here it is, after years of struggling it has to go :( work sucks, economy sucks, and just cant do it anymore have listed it with a realtor for only 2k an acre 90 minutes from new orleans ......heads up
  5. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    We have been looking at some rural large lots, mainly in so-called sub-divisions. They are mostly 5 acre lots or so, with water rights. Power is no where near, so off grid would be the only power available. What are the pitfalls of places like this. Is there a reason they are so cheap? We would...
  6. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    So i found a nice lot outside of town that i want to buy. Its 1.6 acres with a barn and a well on it. Theres an area cleared like someone was gonna build a house but never got to it. Taxes are $150 a year and the price is $17,900. For the area, that is relatively cheap. Just north of it is a 6...
  7. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    From a survivalist standpoint what qualities should I be on the look out for when selecting a site? Do I want well water? How much land is necessary? 10 acres? 50 acres? 1000 acres? I could spend a ton buying all this land I really don't need or I can be realistic and buy a site that...
  8. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    Where do you think the best location for a retreat would be that has relatively cheap land? Ive been looking online and everything i see is either too expensive or too good to be true. So if anyone has any suggestions to help me narrow down my search or any good websites to check out it would...
  9. Disaster Preparedness General Discussion
    I've been trying to find websites that offer (relatively) inexpensive land in "primitive areas" for sale, for a BOL. I've got this one: http://rmtproperties.com/QuestionsAboutBuyingProperty.html Are there others I should know? rick
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