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Recession-Proof Ground Leases Are an Overlooked $2.5 Trillion Asset Class


Yet, there are plenty of instances in which the land and the building are owned separately, with the building owner occupying the property under a ground lease agreement with the landowner. The addressable market for ground leases in the United States totals $2.5 trillion.

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Opinion: It’s time for bi-partisanship on affordable manufactured housing homeownership

Housing Wire

Manufactured home communities — also known as land-lease communities — are a critical model for the delivery of affordable manufactured homes, with half of the new manufactured homes currently being placed in such communities. Congress can help.


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Who Manages Georgia Lakes?

Hank Miller Team

Georgia Power has similar deep interests; homes on their lakes have land leases granted to the owners. The company retains ownership of the land and leases it back to the owner of the structure. Strict to the point of owners doing nothing, even landscape clean up, without permission.

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Farmland is becoming a hot commodity as prices boom

Realty Biz

That has resulted in smaller farmers finding it more difficult to afford the down payment on parcels of land or compete for land leases. The Journal noted that 75% of farmland is controlled by just 13% of farmers.

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First Team High Desert Agent Rob St. Onge Closes Historic Commercial Transaction at $14.7 Million!

First Team Real Estate

Originally starting as a land lease, Rob went to the city to discuss potential truck parking and discovered the property was in the wrong zone designation for this use. This sale is the largest single transaction completed by the First Team High Desert offices since starting in 2019.

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How to Handle the Weird Stuff: Appraisal Methods from an Experienced Florida Appraiser


Example: Land lease. In a large development of approximately 300 houses, four of them were on a 99-year land lease with 55 years remaining. Reason was it was the last portion of the block of land, and the owner wouldn’t sell, but did agree to the land lease.

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Lake Home

Hank Miller Team

Georgia Power has similar deep interests, homes on their lakes have land leases to the owners. They retain ownership of the land and lease it back to the owner of the structure. The Corps Of Engineers has exceptionally strict jurisdiction over the docks, shorelines and areas leading to their lakes. sadasdfasdfsadf