Originally Posted by RockChalk
I was in a wedding this weekend and some boys from Iowa were part of the bridal party. They were telling me tillable land up there was going for pretty outrageous prices.
We live on the north side of the Des Moines river basin, in the Skunk River basin.
Some of the tillable here is going for well over $20K if it EVER changes hands.
EDIT: The only land worth more is farmland that happens to be in the metro growth areas north and west of Des Moines.