With so many people moving and living in the city, it can be hard to find a realtor that really knows Alberta farmland. A farm realtor with 20 years of accounting experience who has an expert knowledge of Canadian agriculture tax is even rarer. Fortunately, your search is done. Fred Mertz of Farming Families prides himself on helping Alberta families make the best decisions when they’re ready to sell their farmland. He understands that farms are more than just parcels of land. They’re a family legacy often going back several generations. He created FarmingFamilies unique process in order to help Albertans before, during, and after the sale of their land.
Discovery Day is all about you. Fred will meet with you and your family to discuss what your priorities are during the selling process. It’s the mission of Farming Families to help you achieve your goals, so after discussing your wants and needs, Fred will take the time to outline which options are available. He’ll explain the step-by-step process of selling your farm, how you can maximize your farm’s value, and outline when a sale might be best. He’ll also explain how the complicated but important agriculture taxes work, so together you can maximize savings.
Listing and Marketing is your time to just relax! While there are many people ready to scoop up whatever they can for a good price, the Farming Families team will handle the marketing until a well-valued offer comes along. We’ll keep in contact, let you know when any credible offers come along, and work on your custom tax-saving plan. In the mean time though, you can focus on family or getting some final home maintenance done.
Communication is what sets Fred and the team at Farming Families apart. We understand that your farm is important to you, and we’ll keep you informed every step of the way. The marketing period may be quick, but it can also last several months. With Farming Families though, you’ll never be left wondering how things are progressing. We’ll be phoning regularly, and if you ever have a question, we’re always available and happy to talk.
Fred Mertz and Farming Families have helped countless Albertan farmers to determine their priorities and achieve their goals. If you have any questions or need advice on selling your farm, the team at Farming Families is here to help! Call us today at (403) 277-2605.