Why IS Africa Land of Opportunity to Farmers ?
Africa is blessed with a large fertile land mass, if not arable for agriculture, it is likely perfect for mining. Investing in land in Africa holds so much potential as the world’s population grows and land mass used for human activity increases. In this short article, we will explore why owning land is a great choice for you and your generations to come.
Land ownership can be considered a valuable and strategic investment for various reasons;
Like real estate, land has the potential to appreciate in value over time. The value of land can increase due to factors such as population growth, development in the surrounding area, or simply an increased demand for space, which is inevitable as the population grows
Including land in your investment portfolio can help to diversify your portfolio and potentially reduce risk. Diversifying across different asset classes, such as stocks, bonds, and real assets like land, helps spread risk and can provide a more stable overall portfolio.
3. Tax Advantages
Depending on the location and use of the land, there may be tax advantages associated with ownership. This can include deductions for property taxes, conservation easements, or other incentives designed to encourage responsible land use.
4. Inflation Hedge
Similar to real estate, land has historically been considered a hedge against inflation. As the cost of living increases, the value of land often appreciates, providing a store of value that can offset the impact of inflation on other financial assets.
5. Land as a Safety Net:
Land is a tangible asset, which means it physically exists and has intrinsic value. Unlike financial assets that can be affected by market volatility, land provides a sense of security as it remains in physical form and can be easily sold
6. Legacy and Heritage
Land ownership can be a way to preserve a family’s heritage and pass down a tangible asset to future generations. Many families take pride in owning and maintaining land that has been in their possession for generations.
Investing in land in Africa can be the best decision you make for your family and it can be fairly straightforward. However, it can come with issues, especially in terms of land tenure and ownership. At Greenhills Cassava Farmstead, we have full perpetual ownership of our farmsteads’ land We provide you with all the necessary documentation and certificates so you can be rest assured that your land is truly yours.