Gary Helmcamp


With a passion for connecting Buyers and Sellers for over 20 years, Tri-County Realty, LLC has been the leader in brokering the finest Homes, Farms and Ranches in Colorado, Fayette and Lavaca Counties. Our trusted team of Brokers and Agents are long-time residents of the area with personal connections to the communities we serve, including Weimar, Schulenburg, Hallettsville, La Grange and Columbus. Bringing together a variety of professional backgrounds and areas of expertise with a deep understanding and appreciation of real estate, we have built a respected reputation by combining exceptional service with unmatched experience. At the core of our business philosophy is a commitment to building trusted relationships through clear communication that lasts beyond the sale. By fully understanding the needs of our clients and responding to them promptly, professionally and with integrity, we’re able to bring honesty and authenticity to each transaction to ensure our clients can make informed decisions. Our marketing initiatives encompass well-rounded plans that are customized for each client to generate the most visibility and leads through enhanced photos, virtual tours, property videos and custom mapping. We have continually expanded our marketing investment to include the most innovative and modern tools to better serve our clients and deliver results, but we haven’t lost sight of the importance of an old-fashioned handshake. Ultimately, we’re focused on bringing credibility and value to our clients because their property deserves the best.
$629,677  •  79.71 acres
Approx. 79 acres on CR 1 in Lavaca County 23 miles south of Hallettsville (north of Hwy 111) featuring an ideal mix of native pastureland for livestock grazing & partial woods for wildlife habitat highlighted by historic Live Oaks & Lavaca River frontage! DETAILS - Ideal recreational property for weekender, hunter & outdoorsman - Pastureland includes scattered Live Oaks/Mesquites & river bottom includes Pecans/Cottonwoods - +/-522' gravel county maintained road frontage on east boundary - +/-1,782' Lavaca River frontage on west boundary - Mostly sandy soil - 90'-140' elevation (approx. 15 acres along the river is in the 100 year FEMA floodplain) - Abundant wildlife, including deer, hogs, turkeys & small game - Ag-exempt through cattle grazing - Ezzell ISD - Similar to larger size neighbors - Electric meter in place (GVEC) - 6.63" DCP natural gas pipeline crosses western part of property, per MapRight - 3 miles from Hwy 111 & 12 miles from Hwy 77 - 30 minutes south of Hallettsville & 45 minutes north of Victoria Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker evenly with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & present at all property showings.
$635,250  •  77 acres
Approx. 77 acres in Colorado County just 6 minutes southwest of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 featuring native pastureland highlighted by partial woods, spring-fed creek, pond, slightly rolling terrain, electricity & ideal home site with distant views! DETAILS - Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use - Accessed by 20' wide access strip/easement approx. 2,761' in length from CR 250 - Mixture of clay & sandy clay loam soil - East boundary goes to centerline of Spring Branch (seasonal creek) - Part of west boundary goes to centerline of Clear Creek (live creek) - Small pond for fishing - 270'-330' elevation with minimal floodplain along the creeks - Abundant wildlife, including deer, hogs & dove - Ag-exempt through livestock grazing - Weimar ISD - Electricity is available (crosses property from north to south) - Seller will reserve a 20' easement across the property (see MapRight map) - 54 minutes from Buc-ee’s in Katy - 21 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Hospital in Columbus Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker evenly with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & present at all property showings.
$1,383,120  •  81.6 acres
Approx. 81.6 acres on FM 155 in Colorado County just 5 miles south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 featuring native pastureland with scattered Live Oaks, pond, wildlife & country views. DETAILS - Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use - Paved road frontage - Mixture of clay & sandy soil - 330'-380' elevation - No floodplain - Similar to larger size neighbors - Ag-exempt through livestock grazing & hay production - Electricity on property - Property includes a 1900s model farm house & several outbuildings - 2.38" natural gas transmission line crosses property, per TRRC - New survey has been ordered to confirm acreage, property lines & easement along south boundary - No OGML - There's a 0.229 acre easement for a communications tower in northeast corner of property along FM 155 - 54 minutes from Buc-ee's in Katy - 10 minutes from Whistling Duck Winery - 17 minutes from Splashway Water Park - 21 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Columbus Hospital
$390,000  •  0.64 acres
The Wildcat Wash features the newest technology in soft touch automatic car wash, four self service bays (two for RVs & large trucks) & detached 20'x50' canopy with four vacuums. The 0.639 acre lot surveyed in 2017 is in a prime location just north of I-10 Exit 682 with great visibility featuring 128.45' of FM 155 (Eagle St) frontage connecting I-10 to Hwy 90 with 4,191 Annual Average Daily Traffic (AADT), per TxDOT. The property is zoned Commercial 2- general retail with & without light manufacturing, apartments, hotels/motels & light industry. The lot features a mostly all concrete surface & 30.00' of road frontage along E. St. Charles St. providing additional entry/exit. The property is centrally located between Houston (88 miles), San Antonio (110 miles), Austin (79 miles) & Victoria (71 miles) with several reputable businesses nearby. Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. NOTE- no co-broker fee.
$649,500  •  4.75 acres
Located 11 minutes from the Courthouse in Columbus on 4.753 manicured acres, this spacious 3BR/2.5BA brick home features 3,228 sqft of living highlighted by numerous amenities. The sunken living room includes a gas log fireplace & vaulted ceiling with skylight to let in natural light. Chefs will appreciate the kitchen’s abundant, custom wood cabinetry with granite countertops & tile backsplash, large island with sink & built-in microwave, pantry & stainless appliances. The dining room's bay windows offer nice views of the countryside. The primary bedroom is located off the kitchen with walk-in-closet & ensuite featuring double vanity with granite countertop & tile walk-in shower with bench seat & speaker. The spare bedrooms are located on the opposite end of the home off the living room with hallway providing access to spare bathroom featuring double vanity & tile walk-in shower. There's an upstairs office/storage room accessed by hidden, spiral staircase off the dining room. A large recreation room with half bath is ideal for entertaining friends & family gatherings. A laundry room with plentiful storage separates the recreation room & two car garage (607 sqft) with concrete driveway extending to the road. The home features tile & laminate flooring throughout. Other home features include a new 5 ton 16 SEER heat pump system installed March 2022, new GAF Timberline composition roof installed March 2022 & existing Foundation Plus Lifetime Transferable Warranty with Atlas. The wet bar off the living room has access to the back patio/deck (1,021 sqft total) where you can enjoy relaxing sights & sounds of the outdoors, including deer at the corn feeder. The front of the home faces south with concrete circle drive providing additional parking. The yard is highlighted by scattered trees & fresh landscaping. A 50'x40'x14' insulated metal building is perfect for storing “toys” & equipment. A fenced area currently used for horses includes a metal shed with lean-to that would be ideal for FFA/4-H projects. Other land features include 290' elevation with NO floodplain, sandy clay loam soil & NO pipeline. The property is conveniently situated only 10 minutes from Walmart/HEB/Hospital, 3 miles south of I-10 Exit 693 & 45 minutes from Buc-ee's in Katy. With so much to offer, this is a unique, small acreage property where there’s something for everyone to appreciate! Contact our office for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & preset at all showings. NOTE- sizes & dimensions are approximate, actual may vary.
$1,979,200  •  99.21 acres
Approx. 99 acres on FM 532 in Colorado County just 10 minutes south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 featuring native pastureland highlighted by historic Live Oak & Pecan trees, spring-fed creek, pond, slightly rolling terrain with distant views, electricity, water well & ideal home site! DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use 1,200'+ paved road frontage Mostly clay soil North boundary goes to centerline of Spring Branch Creek Half acre pond for fishing 280'-340' elevation with NO floodplain Wildlife, including deer & dove Ag-exempt Weimar ISD Water well (report available) & electricity in place 2.38" natural gas transmission line running parallel to FM 532, per TRRC & survey Seller will considering dividing 1 hour west of Katy 23 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Columbus Hospital Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker evenly with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & present at all property showings.
$765,000  •  34 acres
Approx. 34 acres on FM 532 in Colorado County just 10 minutes south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 featuring native pastureland highlighted by historic Live Oak & Pecan trees, spring-fed creek, electricity, water well & ideal home site! DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use 60' paved road frontage Mostly clay soil +/-1,300' Spring Branch creek (boundary goes to centerline) 290'-340' elevation with NO floodplain Wildlife, including deer & dove Similar to larger size neighbors Ag-exempt Weimar ISD Water well & electricity in place 2.38" natural gas transmission line running parallel to FM 532, per TRRC & survey Additional acreage available (approx. 66 acres) 1 hour west of Katy 23 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Columbus Hospital Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker evenly with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & present at all property showings.
$1,729,485  •  256.22 acres
Approx. 256 acres on CR 132 in Lavaca County just 10 minutes east of Hallettsville & south of Hwy 90A featuring the perfect mix of native pastureland for grazing & dense woods for wildlife highlighted by historic Live Oaks & Navidad River frontage! DETAILS Ideal recreational property for weekender, hunter & outdoorsman +/-2,400' paved road frontage along west boundary Mostly loamy fine sand soil throughout +/-2,300' Navidad River frontage along east boundary provides fishing/exploring opportunities 170'-220' elevation (approx. 75% of the property is in the 100 year FEMA floodplain) Abundant wildlife, including deer, hogs & varmints (1) small, secluded pond Ag-exempt through cattle grazing Hallettsville ISD Electricity at road & along part of south boundary No pipeline Seller will consider dividing in north/south half at $6,950/ac Located 1hr 15min west of Katy & within 2 hours of San Antonio or Austin Located 10 minutes from Brookshire Brothers, Walmart & Lavaca Medical Center
$977,935  •  55.88 acres
Approx. 55 unrestricted acres on CR 106 in Colorado County just 13 minutes south of Columbus featuring native pastureland with partial woods, including mature Live Oaks, creating a secluded homesite or weekend retreat! DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use Paved county road frontage Mainly loamy sand soil 290'-305' elevation with no floodplain Abundant wildlife Similar to larger size neighbors Ag-exempt through livestock grazing Electricity at road No pipeline 51 minutes from Buc-ee's in Katy 16 minutes from Splashway Water Park 16 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Columbus Hospital
$895,000  •  63.52 acres
Approx. 63 acres on Harmony Rd in Colorado County just 14 minutes south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 featuring native pastureland with partial woods, pond & spring-fed creek. DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use Paved county road frontage Mix of clay loam to fine sandy loam soil +/-1,500' West Sandy Creek Half acre pond 270'-290' elevation with partial floodplain Abundant wildlife (deer, hogs, turkey & dove) Similar to larger size neighbors Live Oaks, Post Oaks, Pin Oaks, Cottonwoods, Willows & Pecans Ag-exempt through livestock grazing Electricity on property 1940s model stucco home with farm sheds Hand dug well No pipeline 58 minutes from Buc-ee's in Katy 4 minutes from Whistling Duck Winery 16 minutes from Splashway Water Park 24 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Columbus Hospital
$1,395,000  •  52.25 acres
This multi-use property (residential, farm & ranch and/or commercial) is located approx. 1 mile south of Columbus I-10 Exit 696 with 1,074.06' of valuable highway frontage, per survey dated 2/28/22. The Annual Average Daily Traffic (AADT) is between 5,033 & 7,649, per TxDot. There are several businesses located nearby. The property includes a 1960s model brick home & several outbuildings near the front. Elevation ranges from 190'-200' with partial acreage located within FEMA Zone AE. There's a small pond near the back of the property & a few Live Oak/Pecan trees scattered around the home. No pipeline affecting property. The property features fertile pastureland with sandy loam to clay soil. Currently ag-exempt through hay production. The property is perimeter fenced to allow for livestock grazing. 93 miles to Austin, 125 miles to San Antonio, 84 miles to Victoria & 75 miles to Houston. Lots of possibilities! Contact Tri-County Realty for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker with buyer's agent making initial contact & present at all showings.
$259,000  •  1.27 acres
This 2,064 sqft, 3BR/2BA multi-level home located 15 minutes southeast of Weimar on 1.265 acres has been used as a permanent residence, but would be an ideal retreat for someone looking to escape the fast-paced city life on weekends or Airbnb for investor. The master bedroom is located downstairs, along with a flex room & large utility room. The family room features a wood burning fireplace & is open to the kitchen. The porches are perfect for enjoying sights & sounds of the outdoors & abundant wildlife. The backyard is shaded by mature trees & includes two storage buildings. The property is located 20 minutes from HEB, Walmart & Hospital in Columbus. Nearby attractions include the Whistling Duck Winery (10 minutes) & Splashway Water Park (25 minutes). Small tracts like this are hard to find! Contact our office for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty will co-broker evenly with buyer's agent making initial contact & present at all showings.
$624,000  •  32 acres
Approx. 32 acres on FM 532 in Colorado County featuring native pastureland with lightly scattered mesquites & slightly rolling terrain creating an ideal home site overlooking pond with distant views to the north. DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use $19,500/ac +/-1,120' paved road frontage 10 minutes south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 1 hour west of Katy Weimar ISD Land only (no improvements) Additional acreage available (approx. 68 acres) 2.38" natural gas transmission line running parallel to FM 532, per TRRC Ag-exempt Mostly clay soil 320'-340' elevation with NO floodplain Electricity available nearby Wildlife (deer & dove)
$663,000  •  34 acres
Approx. 34 acres on FM 532 in Colorado County featuring native pastureland with scattered trees (live oaks, mesquites & pecans) & slightly rolling terrain creating an ideal home site overlooking creek bottom. DETAILS Residential, recreational and/or farm & ranch use $19,500/ac +/-60' paved road frontage 10 minutes south of Weimar I-10 Exit 682 1 hour west of Katy Weimar ISD Land only (no improvements) Additional acreage available (approx. 66 acres) 2.38" natural gas transmission line running parallel to FM 532, per TRRC Ag-exempt Mostly clay soil 280'-340' elevation with NO flood plain Electricity on property Wildlife (deer & dove)
$679,500  •  2.07 acres
Located on the outskirts of Columbus on 2.0723 manicured acres, this 4BR/2.5BA Austin stone home with metal roof & attached garage with concrete driveway features 2,775 sqft of living space (4,090 sqft under roof) highlighted by numerous amenities. The family room’s vaulted ceiling, wood burning fireplace, rustic wet bar with penny countertop & media center with surround sound are ideal for entertaining. Cooks will appreciate the kitchen’s custom wood cabinetry with tile countertops, island with cooktop, wall oven & breakfast bar. The spacious primary bedroom's ensuite features a double vanity, jetted tub, walk-in shower & walk-in closet. The second & third bedrooms are joined by a Jack & Jill bathroom with double vanity & shower/tub combo. The fourth bedroom is currently being used as an office off the family room. From the foyer you can access two hall closets & a half bath. The front door of home faces south with porch that spans the length of the home where you can enjoy nice views of the irrigated lawn & sounds of the outdoors. The elevated foundation puts the finish floor of home 4.77 feet above the flood plain. An insulated metal building in backyard is perfect for storing “toys” & equipment, which also features an enclosed room with bathroom to suite your needs. An attached overhang can be used for trailer/RV storage. There's a fenced area with corral & four stalls that can be used for horses and/or FFA/4-H projects. The property is conveniently situated only 2 miles from I-10 & 45 minutes from Buc-ee's in Katy. Scroll down to view Virtual Tour & Floor Plan w/ Dimensions. With so much to offer, this is a unique small acreage property where there’s something for everyone to appreciate!
$481,000  •  26 acres
Approx. 26 acres to be surveyed on CR 221 in Lavaca County for recreational, hunting and/or residential use! HIGHLIGHTS: +/-325' gravel road frontage Schulenburg address Weimar ISD Land only (no improvements) Additional acreage available Minerals negotiable (no lease, surface operations or pipeline affecting property) Ag-exempt Partially wooded, including mature Live Oaks Live, spring-fed creek Sandy soil 240'-300' elevation with minimal flood plain along creek Electricity available at the road Abundant wildlife Approx. 12 miles/19 minutes from Weimar Approx. 8 miles/16 minutes from Schulenburg Contact Tri-County Realty, LLC for additional info or to schedule an appointment to view. Tri-County Realty, LLC will co-broker evenly with Buyer's Agent making initial contact & present at all property showings.
Tri-County Realty, LLC

Gary Helmcamp
707 S. Eagle
Weimar, TX 78962

Office: 979-725-6006
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