Forestland Investment Forest and Timber Land Investment, Oregon

10 Good Reasons to Invest in Forest Land

1) Competitive returns: forest land returns compare well with alternative investments.

2) Flexible market timing. Poor log markets? Let it grow. Strong markets? Sell your timber when it will bring you the greatest income.

3) Opportunities to improve productivity – and returns – through wise forest management.

4) Portfolio diversification. Forest land has a low correlation to the stock market.

5) Low volatility. Log values may fluctuate but forest land values are relatively stable because of the ability time the market.

6) Inflation hedge. Forest land over the long term – particularly younger forests – have been shown to be a potential hedge against inflation.

7) Potential for non-timber revenues. Ecosystem services, special forest products, hunting and recreation, etc., are potential non-timber revenue sources.

8) Land is finite. Forest land even more so.

9) Demographics. Population demographics in the U.S. and abroad point toward higher demand for forest products.

10) It is an investment you can enjoy! Touch it. Feel it. Work on it. Play on it. Introduce your children and grandchildren to the beauty, sounds and serenity of nature. Try doing that with your stocks and bonds!

Want to dig deeper into the benefits and risks of forest land investing? Contact Northwest Forest Properties.

Our Featured Forest Properties

1,559 Acres of Prime Oregon Forestland - $5,099,000

Eight (8) tracts of high quality, investment grade timberlands that have been intensively managed to promote maximum timber production for many years.

PENDING! Euchre Mt.Acre Tree Farm (621 ac) - $1,979,000

621 acres of investment grade forestland near Lincoln City, Oregon. This is one of 8 tracts included in the 1,559 acre listing. A north county block (3 tracts) and a south county block are also being listed separately. Combined they will equal 1,559 acres.

Stimson South Lincoln County Block - $2,113,800

The Stimson Lincoln County South Block includes 4 of the 8 tracts in the "1,559 acres of Prime Oregon Forestland" listing. It includes the Siletz East, Siletz West, Sam's Creek & Carlilse tracts. 560 combined acres.