Wednesday, February 5, 2020

"Boone Pickens’ Mesa Vista Ranch Asking $220 Million"

From The Land Report:
The Lake House is one of the many world-class improvements that have been built on the Mesa Vista. 
Crafted from Lueders limestone, it totals 12,000 square feet indoors and has 4,000 feet of porches 
and patios that offer stunning views of the Texas Panhandle in all directions.
Two years have passed since Boone Pickens announced his intention to sell his Mesa Vista Ranch for $250 million. Known as the home of “the world’s best quail hunting,” the 64,809-acre contiguous tract was meticulously assembled and strategically enhanced by Pickens himself over the course of nearly a half a century and ranks as the crown jewel of the Texas Panhandle. The marketing campaign, however, was muted. Boone’s health was declining, and his near weekly visits to his beloved ranch brought him incredible joy and peace. There is little doubt these trips enhanced the quality of his life in his final years and, one hopes, even extended it.

Naturally, this changed with his death on September 11 in Dallas. Recently, the executors of Pickens’ estate have announced their intention to move forward with the marketing and sale of the Mesa Vista Ranch in a more targeted and aggressive fashion under the leadership of listing brokers Sam Middleton of Chas. S. Middleton and Son and Monte Lyons of Hall and Hall....MORE
Also at The Land Report:

Land Report Texas $1 Billion Club
The TOP TEN listings in the Lone Star State boast an average price north of $100 million. -The Editors 1. Mesa Vista Ranch | $250 Million Boone Pickens’ 100-square-mile ranch...