Land sale spending in Western Canada declined by nearly 34 per cent in 2018, led by a sharp decrease in British Columbia.
January 4, 2019, 12 AM MST
Scott Land & Lease Ltd. was the top buyer of Crown land for all of 2018.
January 4, 2019, 12 AM MST
British Columbia wrapped up its 2018 land sale schedule with a $496,342 auction this week.
December 14, 2018, 8:20 AM MST
The Alberta government closed its books on 2018 with a solid $48.86-million land sale on Wednesday, as the Duvernay appeared to drive interest—a top trend for land auctions this year.
December 13, 2018, 4:01 AM MST
Alberta’s land sales generated lower average prices of $296.84 and hectares sold of 1.39 million in 2018. In 2017, prices averaged $374.91 on the sale of 1.48 million hectares.
December 13, 2018, 9:17 AM MST
The Canada‐Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board (C‐NLOPB) is amending the scheduled land tenure system in relation to the boundary of the mature Jeanne d’Arc (JDA) region, cross boundary parcel configuration, and call for nominations NL18-CFN03.
December 13, 2018, 10:53 AM MST
December 13, 2018, 8:47 AM MST
Saturn Oil & Gas Inc. was the top purchaser of acreage in the Kindersley-Kerrobert area at the recent Crown land sale on Dec. 4, 2018.
December 10, 2018, 9:05 AM MST
December 10, 2018, 3:31 AM MST
Saskatchewan’s government collected $20.1 million this week to cap off its land sale schedule for the year.
December 7, 2018, 8:47 AM MST
December 6, 2018, 3:51 AM MST
Due to the extensive power outage in southern Saskatchewan the oil and gas rights public offering in the province was suspended shortly before noon on Tuesday.
December 5, 2018, 3:47 AM MST
November 30, 2018, 12 AM MST
The Alberta government attracted $28.14 million at its Wednesday land sale, driven by four large licence that combined for nearly $24 million in bonus bids.
November 29, 2018, 6:05 AM MST
November 20, 2018, 10:31 AM MST
In Manitoba, seven lease parcels, covering 638.64 hectares were sold this week for a bonus amount totaling $41,145.49.
November 16, 2018, 6:52 AM MST
The Alberta government took in $6.63 million in bonus bids this week, as land buying has slowed in the final quarter of the year.
November 15, 2018, 8:55 AM MST
The Canada-Newfoundland and Labrador Offshore Petroleum Board collected a record cumulative $1.39 billion in its 2018 Call for Bids, and a record single successful bid amount of $621.02 million in work commitments.
November 8, 2018, 3:08 AM MST
The Alberta government brought in just under $6 million at its Wednesday land sale.
November 1, 2018, 7:32 AM MDT
October 30, 2018, 7:41 AM MDT
Alberta government average land prices are down this year so far to $274.05/hectare. That is off by roughly $100 from last year’s total average. The province has so far sold 1.17 million hectares in 2018.
October 19, 2018, 9:41 AM MDT
Alberta’s Wednesday land sale drew $16.04 million in bonus bids as the Duvernay featured in some of the higher priced bidding, although year-to-date bonus totals trail last year’s pace by over $100 million.
October 18, 2018, 11:50 AM MDT
The B.C. government kicked off its Q4 sales schedule with a $2.09 million sale, as auctions have been mostly muted since a large $42.08 million sale at mid-year.
October 12, 2018, 7:53 AM MDT
October 11, 2018, 6 AM MDT
Saskatchewan’s October public offering of Crown petroleum and natural gas rights generated $2.13 million in revenue for the province, largely on the strength of continued interest in the Kindersley area.
October 5, 2018, 10:14 AM MDT