Nate Ammons

Nate is a native of Southern Iowa and grew up in rural Monroe County, just outside of Albia, IA. His love for the outdoors & small farm community was key in his decision to stay is his hometown & join the family business.  Nate has been a licensed Realtor® since 2010 & was involved with United Country-Hawkeye Farm Mgmt & Real Estate several years prior. He specializes in traditional listing and auction of recreational, hunting & ag properties.  Nate spends a majority of his time evaluating properties, analyzing land values & market trends, establishing direct marketing options for clients, dealing direct with buyers and sellers & bridging the gap between the two.  Whether working through a closing transaction – start to finish, or putting together an extensive marketing program for a new property; Nate and his team at United Country-Hawkeye Farm Mgmt & Real Estate have the tools to go to work for you.

Along with sales and management on the real estate side; being a partner-owner of United Country-Hawkeye Farm Mgmt & Real Estate, Nate works hands-on with most of the land management projects including custom CRP work, food plots, habitat work, landowner/tenant negotiations and farm planning.  As an Iowa landowner himself, Nate understands the importance of land stewardship; getting the most out of your investment while protecting your asset for the future generation.  His extensive knowledge of several aspects of land ownership and land stewardship practices allows him to stay connected with landowners, buyers, sellers and create a long term working relationship for continued growth.

Nate has the knowledge, tools and hands-on approach to yield the highest opportunity for his clients.  His aggressive style and passion for all that is LAND, partnered with great clients, creates an enjoyable and prosperous relationship for all.





My Listings

Van Buren County Iowa Hunting Land

Birmingham, IA
Van Buren
This 54 +/- acre hunting property in Van Buren County sits 3 miles outside of Birmingham. The timber on the property is almost exclusively thick bedding. A diverse mix of creeks, cedars, hardwood, and thick understory have all the elements to grow and hold deer, as well as provide plenty of native browse. The 18 tillable acres have a CSR2 of 51.8 and is currently being rented for $2800 annually. The row crop not only provides income, but some great staging and destination food sources. Minimal hunting pressure has been put on this property and the owners have managed and held out for mature whitetails, as evident in the quality of the trail cam pictures and harvest history. There is a well-maintained trail system throughout the property to access stands and get equipment or vehicles to most of the farm. In addition to the 54 acres for purchase there are 40 acres to the east included in a perpetual easement for access and hunting rights. These additional acres allow for much greater access to stands and less pressure on the property. For more information or to schedule a private showing give us a call today!
Southern Iowa Land For Sale with Building Sites & Recreational Opportunities Pending Sale

Southern Iowa Land For Sale with Building…

Melrose, IA
Attractive Southern Iowa Rural Building Site and Recreational Property Located on Pavement in Monroe County Near Melrose, Iowa. This tract is a rare find just north of Iowa’s “Little Ireland” with 54+/- acres offering a desirable setting and stunning views near Hwy 34, a short drive to Rathbun Lake, Melrose, Albia, or Chariton. This property offers great building potential for full-time living or part-time recreation with the bonus of a paved road, so your boat or camper never has to touch gravel.   The diverse layout with hay ground, timberland offering a developed trail system, pond with a concrete dock and several acres of established aronia berries make for a one-of-a-kind opportunity. This property offers a multitude of options whether looking to build your dream home, establish a hobby farm in the heart of cattle country or seeking your recreational paradise with hunting out your back door and 11,000-acre Rathbun Lake minutes away. The seller will remove the existing home so new buyer will have a blank canvas to do as they wish on any of the multiple building sites high on the ridge overlooking the rolling southern Iowa landscape.   Property has a portion that is zoned commercial for multi-use. Details available upon request.

Southern Iowa Hunting & Recreational Land For…

Russell, IA
Southern Iowa hunting and Recreational Tract Located in Lucas County, Iowa Tucked Into a Secluded Area with Large Contiguous Tracts Surrounding. This 320+/- acres of beautiful rolling terrain is stretched out between large sections of southern Iowa hardwoods and offers great hunting potential, recreational value, and income. With the combination of large tracts of management minded neighbors and huge blocks of state land, this area of northeastern Lucas County, Iowa near the border of Monroe County is well-known for producing world class whitetails and excellent hunting opportunities. The layout and terrain features of this farm relative to adjacent timber make it a no brainer for developing habitat, adding food plots and major destination food sources for the vast area wild game. With approximately 100+/- tillable there’s great drawing power for wildlife along with a good income. Terrain features and habitat on this property allow access to numerous spots across the farm to hunt multiple winds while chasing trophy Iowa whitetails throughout all seasons.  This property offers incredible pinch points and travel corridors for great stand set-ups between food and bedding. Property is offered as a lease to purchase option and owner has an active logging contact on part of the farm that will be completed in the next 12 months.
Top-End Iowa Hunting Tract with Investment Ag Land, CRP & Exceptional Recreational Use Pending Sale

Top-End Iowa Hunting Tract with Investment Ag…

Lovilia, IA
Top-End Iowa Hunting Tract with Investment Ag Land, CRP & Exceptional Recreational Use.  This Monroe County, Iowa 184 +/- acre property is located near the border of Lucas & Marion Counties in an area that produces trophy class whitetails every year.  Due to its diverse cover and secluded location, this tract is loaded with deer sign and offers multiple travel corridors and pinch points with true potential to get mature Iowa whitetails into range during daylight hours, as shown from the harvest/trail camera pictures.   Properties like this are sneaky good hunting as well as RARE, offering proven trophy whitetail hunting with an established income stream from productive ag land currently seeded to alfalfa and Conservation Reserve Program acres.  With approximately 43+/- open acres with a 52.8 CSR2 there’s solid potential for annual income from the alfalfa or opportunity to convert some or all to row crop for more income and added diversity as a wildlife food source.  Being nearly 70% income producing, the prospective total income range on the property is $20,000+/- with $12,181 of that coming from the 80.47 CRP acres.  Timbered draws break up the farm perfectly & offer several smaller & larger fields, all of which make for great stand sites & offer edge habitat for hunting multiple winds. This Iowa Land offers true investment potential with sustainable income and long-term trophy hunting potential.
Iowa Hunting & Recreational Land For Sale Sold

Iowa Hunting & Recreational Land For Sale

Eddyville, IA
46+/- Acre Iowa Hunting and Recreational Property offering a diverse experience for multiple buyers and prospective home or cabin building sites. This highly demanded-smaller hunting tract packs a big punch with dense cover across incredible terrain features with an expansive trail system and water features.  Tracts of this size with these features are rare and this property is loaded with wildlife sign and potential for added improvements with a huge upside.  This area of Northern Monroe County, Iowa offers low hunting pressure across vast crop acres and pastureland mixed with thick timber and draws making for great potential for harvesting Trophy Iowa Whitetails and other game.   This tract has multiple open areas for great food plot locations and an extensive trail system for accessing stand sites along wildlife travel corridors and makes for outstanding recreational use for hiking or riding ATV/UTV’s.  A huge bonus to this property is the opportunity to build your dream home or a cabin with scenic views overlooking the rural Iowa landscape.  The secluded location situated just northeast of Albia, Iowa, is great for a get-away but still conveniently located 1.5 miles off Paved Hwy 137 between Albia and Eddyville.  This Iowa Recreational and Hunting Property offers unique features and exceptional benefits for anyone looking for a recreational retreat or the chance to chase the beautiful trophy wildlife that Southern Iowa is known for.
Iowa Hunting & Recreational Hunting Land For Sale Sold

Iowa Hunting & Recreational Hunting Land For…

Eddyville, IA
Diverse 32+/- Acre Iowa Hunting and Recreational Property with Captivating Natural Surroundings. This is not your average small hunting tract, this Iowa whitetail hunting property is a true producer offering incredible terrain features, dense timber loaded with wildlife sign and excellent hunting opportunities as a travel corridor for wildlife movement. This is where the area’s vast bedding and cover leads to destination food sources, offering excellent stand set-ups and the ability to hunt predominate winds all season.  Offering more productive ag land and smaller blocks of timber, this area of northern Monroe County near Mahaska County is different than the typical southern counties, but the trophy potential is just as good or better with low pressure and diverse habitat making for a sleeper area for chasing trophy whitetails, turkeys, and other small game. This property is one you can develop and make your own or enjoy as-is with the established interior and exterior trail system, beautiful hardwood timber and 4 acres of productive crop land, ideal for food plots. The secluded location situated just northeast of Albia, Iowa, is great for a get-away but still conveniently located 1.5 miles off Paved Hwy 137 between Albia and Eddyville.  This Iowa Hunting and Recreational Property offers a unique blend of diverse landscapes for those seeking an exceptional hunting and recreational retreat in southern Iowa.