The Harrison County's picture is of Scio, Ohio circa 1898 and represents the boom of days past. This site is dedicated to the sharing of information with all concerned in oil and gas leasing in Harrison County today. Join us and prosper. Please join this group to participate.Promotion of minerals and services permitted.See More
"I guess greed has gotten the best of them. There are plenty of good attorney's willing to charge a fair price. We just need to seek them out. This would be a good venue for recommendations as well as red flags. I just got back from the NARO…"
"I think it could be a mistake to assume the latest lease recorded in the courthouse has the most favorable terms for you. What's important to one landowner may not be important to another. With the potential money to be made it seems silly that…"
"I agree that an attorney adds tremendous value and is provide expertise that most would benefit from. The form and amount of payment for their services is the real debate. I'd prefer a flat charge over an hourly rate because you know what…"
"Although natural gas is not technically considered a mineral in the geological sense, it IS included with mineral rights. Owning the mineral rights gives the owner rights to any gas and oil beneath the surface as well."
"The fact is not everyone has the ability, time and/or desire to do it themselves. In that case it makes perfect sense to pay someone else to do it for you. in return they are compensated. The same reason you would pay someone to cut your grass,…"
What makes this site so great? Well, I think it's the fact that, quite frankly, we all have a lot at stake in this thing they call shale. But beyond that, this site is made up of individuals who have worked hard for that little yard we call home. Or, that farm on which blood, sweat and tears have fallen.[ Read More ]