[Homestead] Quote of the day
genegerue at ruralize.com
Fri Oct 17 12:53:28 EDT 2008
"A simple rule dictates my buying: Be fearful when others are greedy,
and be greedy when others are fearful."
- Warren Buffett
Buffett focusses on stocks and bonds. I would focus on land. It seems
to me that this is an excellent time to buy a piece of homestead land.
Try for abundant water and firewood trees. Go for low taxes, which
equate to minimal local bureaucracy, which means a high level of
freedom. Go for a climate with a good growing season. Don't be overly
concerned about soil quality; whatever is there can be made into good
garden soil through additions of organic materials, compost and animal
manure. If you must drive to employment, then miles to town are a
Get all the acres you can.
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