James and Tammy King


The premier conservation and ranch real estate firm in Texas, King Land & Water draws on a team of experienced professionals with vast knowledge in all aspects of ranch real estate transactions. Led by James King‘s 35 years of experience facilitating transactions of large unique properties across the state – as co-founder of King Land & Water and in his 19 years as former Director of Land Protection for the Nature Conservancy in Texas. He brings a rare combination of skills and experience in natural resources, land planning, resource management, conservation tools, family ownership, transactions, and negotiations, combined with a vast network of buyers, investors and landowners.

King Land & Water applies unequaled expertise on behalf of motivated buyers who want to own and enjoy land in Texas and become stewards of Texas’ diverse land and water resources. If you are a landowner considering the sale of a ranch property and want to find qualified buyers willing to continue your family’s land ethic and legacy, while at the same time achieving your financial goals, King Land & Water is your best choice of brokerage firms in Texas.

If the idea of your own dream ranch has fired your imagination for longer than you can remember, King Land & Water is ready to help find that special property for you. Additionally, King Land & Water can assist with designing and negotiating terms of Conservation Easements for landowners and has sold more ranches in Texas subject to these Easements than any other firm.

Our marketing investments over the last 10 years have developed a network of buyers and real estate professionals such as appraisers, title companies, photographers, land planners, lenders, and surveyors, providing for the best platform possible to achieve the best price within any market. Since 2007 King Land & Water has closed more than 170 transactions involving more than 520,000 acres. James and Tammy King were recently featured in Lands of Texas Magazine’s Broker Spotlight.

King Land & Water has received numerous awards and were honored by The Land Report for two National 2014 Deals of the Year.

The King Land & Water Team is led by Broker Tammy King and Agent James King with decades of real estate experience and relationships all over the state. Additionally, Nakia Hambright, as office manager provides the best technical solutions, marketing programs, and general support to not only the staff but also to a growing family of clients, even years after the deal is done. A new office in Austin is managed by Harrison King, who recently graduated from McCombs School at The University of Texas. He has helped provide a presence for the growing business geographically central in Texas so King Land & Water can now respond faster and continue to grow their vast network of buyers and sellers.

$245,678,330  •  353,494 acres
Brewster Ranch is an assemblage of 28 properties that have been carefully acquired over decades to include some of the most amazing and important habitats and land features outside the one million acres of public lands to the south in Big Bend.
$3,875,000  •  1,108 acres
Stellman Ranch is located along the Texas Gulf Coast on the Live Oak Peninsula and Port Bay. This is a one-of-a-kind combination of a working cattle ranch and a resource-rich recreation property. The combination of these natural habitats provides for a huge diversity of wildlife alongside a continued ranching heritage.
$25,900,000  •  66,000 acres
Situated on 66,000± acres of topography-rich land, the Lely Ranch offers miles of diverse terrain including everything from breathtaking cliffs to expansive canyons and open vistas. It is located approximately 30 minutes south of the legendary Marfa,Texas
$11,495,000  •  2,858 acres
2,858 ± acres in Presidio County. Five miles west of Marfa, Texas. Premier home designed by Carlos Jimenez with 6 bedroom/7 baths, 2 half bath located just minutes into town, but with the privacy of being on your own ranch.
$895,000  •  235 acres
Opportunities abound on Egery Island as you slip into private back lakes on a kayak, comb the beachfront for shells, or watch patiently for the abundant and diverse bird population to fly by. Hunting and Fishing on the property and in adjacent waters is world class. Redfish, trout, flounder, and drum are all part of the fishery that makes this region a fishing destination, while millions of wintering waterfowl offer hunting from completely private shorelines and marshes.
$3,295,328  •  568 acres
Hummingbird Ranch is in the heart of the Davis Mountains, straddling Limpia Canyon adjacent to the Davis Mountain Preserve. A natural high elevation wooded private escape located in the DMR subdivision provides a diverse habitat and abundance of game and non-game animals and wildlife. The ranch is named after the rich diversity of hummingbirds found here with at least 16 species documented including the Rivoli, White Eared, Rufus, Anna’s and Lucifer hummingbirds to name a few.
$2,246,400  •  7,520 acres
McMillan Ranch has been in the same family since the 1940’s and is due west of the Eagle Mountains which tower over the ranch creating breathtaking views. This ranch offers easily accessible headquarters, 3 water wells, and several large surface tanks. Excellent hunting and recreational ranch and a mere 1.5 hours from El Paso International Airport and 1 hour from Van Horn Airport.
$995,000  •  142 acres
142± acres in the desirable Limpia Crossing Subdivision offers panoramic views of the Davis Mountains. Mountain side to seasonal creek, this unique property features three separate observatories, two equipped with telescopes, 2,000sf barn/workshop, 2-car garage and a 2 br/2.5 ba 2,300± sf home with five living areas. Entirely fenced. Private well and septic.
$1,874,250  •  2,450 acres
Located only 31 miles south of downtown Marfa. Pascasio Ranch is comprised of 2,450± acres of vistas, plateaus, mountains, canyons, igneous outcrops, and sweeping grasslands. This is Chihuahuan Desert hunting land at its best and a nature lover’s dream. Seller will convey 50% of minerals owned. Seller’s cousin owns the El Cañón Ranch to the east which is also being marketed by King Land and Water
$5,413,140  •  7,076 acres
31 miles south of Marfa on paved Casa Piedra Road past the Alamito Creek bridge onto a private deeded easement road to the front gate of El Cañón Ranch. Comprised of 7,076± acres of vistas, plateaus, mountains, canyons, igneous outcrops, and sweeping grasslands making for excellent hunting opportunities. The seller will convey 50% of minerals owned. Seller’s cousin owns the Pascasio Ranch to the west which is also being marketed by King Land & Water.
$10,799,250  •  2,805 acres
Costa Grande Ranch is located along the waterfront of the Texas Gulf Coast in Calhoun County just 3 miles west of Port O’Connor, 75 miles northeast of Corpus Christi. Costa Grande Ranch lies within the Gulf Coast Prairies and Marshes Ecoregion and is part of the Ingleside barrier-strand plain geologic system, a unique Pleistocene coastal system.
$2,210,000  •  2,600 acres
Located 25 miles south of Marfa, Texas off paved Casa Piedra Road (FM 169). Alamito Hills Ranch is wide-open rolling grass and scrubland surrounded by rugged mountain ranges which can be seen from most places on the property. This vast area lies in a narrow elevation range between 3,750 and 4,200 feet, allowing for mix of vegetation, providing excellent habitat for game and non-game animals.
$5,950,000  •  16.97 acres
Balmorhea Warehouse is located at Exit 209 fronting on south side of I-10 east of Balmorhea at Highway 17 intersection which is the gateway to Ft Davis and the Texas Mountain Region to the south.
$9,905,640  •  20,424 acres
Desert Mountain Ranch name says it all. Tucked away within the solitude of the Chihuahuan Desert of Brewster County just north of Big Bend National Park and Black Gap WMA the ranch is rich in history, habitat, geology, and modern conveniences.
$10,963,750  •  17,542 acres
Matthews-Law Ranch is a combination of two historic ranches and has over 4.5 miles of the Santiago Mountain ridgeline cascading down into Santiago Flats. Rugged, wild, secluded, amazing are just a few words to describe this true mountain ranch. Santiago Peak is just off the north boundary of the ranch and is a sentinel that can be seen from all over the ranch.
$223,822,592  •  335,952 acres
Dove Mountain Ranch is a massive contiguous cattle and hunting ranch is at the gateway to Big Bend National Park to the south and is home to a wide array of natural features. If there is one thing that makes this ranch stand out is the availability of Desert Big Horn Sheep habitats as well as the availability of permits by TPWD.
$13,414,350  •  14,502 acres
Comprised of some of the most well cared for acreage in Far West Texas.  Sweeping vistas, plateaus, mountains and canyons, abundant grass and water. This is Chihuahuan Desert hunting land at its best and a nature lover’s dream. This ranch has it all. 60 miles south of Marfa.
$56,915,020  •  77,260 acres
The Eagle Mountain/Carrizo Mountain Ranches are actually two nearby distinct properties that are connected by an improved caliche county road and miles of a paved/concrete private easement road linking the ranches with easy access. Similar to the Davis Mountains and the Chisos Mountains of the Chihuahuan Desert, this mountain range functions as a sky island habitat, with intermountain ridge lines and valleys serving as corridors for wildlife migration, especially between Texas and Mexico along the Rio Grande.
$2,518,550  •  2,963 acres
Eagle Piñon Ranch sits on the southeast shoulder of the Eagle Mountains and was a pasture at one time in a much larger ownership named Piñon Pasture after the extensive Mexican Piñons found on this ranch. Just nine miles west of Van Horn is the Allamoore exit on I-10
King Land & Water
King Land & Water
James and Tammy King
James and Tammy King
PO Box 109
Fort Davis, TX 79734

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