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abandonment clause/ to be or not to be? 2 Replies

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what is the going rate for pipeline easements. 4 Replies

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Property in 2 units 44 Replies

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Beaver County Renewal 19 Replies

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All my land is "taken over" by the oil and gas industry. 9 Replies

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The price of natural gas is increasing....is 4.00 dollars in sight? 13 Replies

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Meter/valve site for Rover.....what's it worth? 2 Replies

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Mineral Rights Sales Survey 3 Replies

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Belmont County Ohio to get Cracker ??????? 11 Replies

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Bob Shaw replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"The ROW will not improve value of the land, and lasts forever. There are many people who would like for the pipeline to go away and be in your situation. Unless you plan on selling your property or need the money, you might want to hold your…"
1 hour ago
Ron Hale replied to kit's discussion 'abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?'
"Kit,    Are  you sure your ROW Contract is complete as far as: Pipeline Content, Pressure, Survey Map of location of lines to be installed, best price per foot? Have you read?  …"
9 hours ago
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kit posted a discussion

abandonment clause/ to be or not to be?

Trying to negotate a row easement for 3 lines. Gas co wont really budge on the adandoment clause. Havent signed yet because I think this is important and so does my attorney. Not really happy with the price per foot and other things they dont want…See More
10 hours ago
Bob Shaw replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"The Columbia Pipeline initally offered $32/ft for the Leach Xpress, for unlimited number of pipelines in the ROW and pipeline carrying about anything they can push through it. They have offered as high as $52, according to them. My personal opinion…"
12 hours ago
Jonathan Blair replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"What are they offering you at this time?"
14 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Mlmc3475's discussion 'Property in 2 units'
"Thank you for the information gary SWF.I appreciate it."
15 hours ago
marilyn nesbitt replied to marilyn nesbitt's discussion 'Beaver County Renewal'
"We are in our 70's so we don't have too long to fool around.If this would have just happened maybe 20 years ago things could have been different.. Hope you get what you are hoping for....We have 38 acres BTW. GOOD LUCK!    …"
16 hours ago
clyde vanhoose replied to clyde vanhoose's discussion 'what is the going rate for pipeline easements.'
"Thank you Janice Many good points to think about."
16 hours ago
Janice L. Hancharick replied to bobt's discussion 'wells are being shut in'
"All of the info presented in this discussion is solid.  $$$ will always be the bottom line when it comes to production schedules, and that's determined by all the factors mentioned previously. Royalty income fluctuates w/any well.…"
20 hours ago
gary SWF replied to Mlmc3475's discussion 'Property in 2 units'
"I am quite sure what I said has been applied......and from a land owners point of view the best way. I am quite sure some/most Energy/Driller Company would prefer a lease that has all rights to the center of the Earth. I personally would not sign…"
21 hours ago
Philip Thackray replied to Trapper's discussion 'REX ENERGY Q&A'
"The check stub is an attachment to my post on the previous page. Phil"
21 hours ago
Rich replied to Trapper's discussion 'REX ENERGY Q&A'
"Hi guys. I don't see the check stub. Can I ask how much it was for the 1.5 acre? Thanks Rich"
22 hours ago
Rich replied to marilyn nesbitt's discussion 'Beaver County Renewal'
"Sorry. 3250 an acre and 20% gross no deduction Roy. Along with a couple other things. Thank you for sharing Rich"
22 hours ago
Rich replied to marilyn nesbitt's discussion 'Beaver County Renewal'
"That's what my lease was also w/15% royality. How many acres do you have? My neighbors and I have about 52 acres that is not leased and we have talked it over and are going to hold out for"
22 hours ago
Joseph-Ohio replied to Mlmc3475's discussion 'Property in 2 units'
"Wondering if you've heard / read that it has in fact been applied ? I think it's smart too. Nearest to it I've read about is Mlmc3475 here, as it reads like his lease covers all strata, but royalty is paid differently dependent on…"
22 hours ago
 
 
 

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