American Forest Management, Inc. (AFM) is the largest forest consulting and real estate brokerage firm in the United States. With 300+ employees operating from 50 offices located in 17 states and Central America, AFM’s team of professionals is focused on meeting client needs by providing a complete range of services including:
Forestry and Land Management Services: We offer comprehensive natural resource management solutions including recreational lease management, forest certification services, timber sale preparation and marketing, and farmland management. AFM has Agricultural Specialists to assist landowners and lessors with tailored farm leases, farm inventory, budgeting, and planning, due diligence for acquisition or disposal, conservation easements, property mapping, and USDA Natural Resource Conservation Service (NCRS) and Farm Service Agency (FSA) government programs.
Technical Services: Our professionals can provide tailored solutions for data management, systems development, GIS, Resource Planning and Biometrics.
Ecosystem Services: AFM has a vested interest in ecological and environmental management, and we pride ourselves in offering services like carbon sequestration project planning, wetland mitigation banking services, planning for certification programs like FSC&®, SFI®, and ATFS, and assistance with federal, state, and local regulations.
Appraisal Services: We integrate appraisal theory and natural resource management with our knowledge of environmental issues and market behavior to provide the best opinion of each client’s property value.
Real Estate Services: Since 2005, AFM Real Estate (AFMRE) has sold over $3.58 billion of timberland, development, recreational, and higher and better use (HBU) properties in more than 3,370 individual real estate transactions totaling over 2.1 million acres. We help clients with tract selection, pricing, marketing and materials, property tours, and negotiation and closing assistance. We also provide a full suite of acquisition and due diligence-related services for clients seeking to add to their holdings.
Our small, regionally dispersed offices in Macon, Sandersville, Statesboro, and Folkston, Georgia, allow us to provide individualized services. Our large overall size allows us to coordinate teams of foresters and technical specialists for large, complex jobs.