New York, NY (PressExposure) June 01, 2008 -- Summary: Hawaii is the countryâs most popular state in the country, according to American Acres, Inc., a New York City-based âreal estateâ marketing company selling land in an extremely unique manner on the Internet in all 50 states of the United States. Hawaii is the countryâs most popular state in the country, according to American Acres, Inc., a New York City-based âreal estateâ marketing company selling land in a unique manner on the Internet in all 50 states of the United States.
âHawaii has been the most sought-after of all states in which to own land. Within the past several months, hundreds of thousands of people visiting the Own a Piece of America website have plunked down payments-in-full for their "mini-estates" in all 50 states. And in total, the ocean view property on the Big Island of Hawaii is by far and away the most sought after,â this according to American Acres president Scott Moger.
What accounts for the properties being snapped-up so fast and the significant number of land-buyers willing to purchase land sight-unseen, is that the parcels being sold are only one square inch in size. Yes one-inch by one-inch of terra firma.
The offering has keep the Internet buzzing with what some has labeled as the next "pet rock." Anyone now who visits the Own a Piece of America website, can likewise become the proud owner of land in the community of Hawaiian Ocean View Estates, Island of Hawaii, for as little as $3.95. Website visitors may choose from other properties all across the country as well. Second most popular state is California followed by New York, Florida and Alaska.
American Acres owns one acre of land in all 50 states. With each acre containing 6,272,640 square inches and with there being 50 acres, the total number of âlotsâ available for sale is well over 300 million. Buyers get legal Land Deeds to property in any state of their choosing or can buy the most popular gift item - a Deed to all 50 states on one individual Deed.
The land owned by American Acres was purchased state by state, acre by acre, 25 years ago, and now is being offered inch by inch to all takers. (The land in Hawaii was purchased by American Acres in 1981). The company sought and received âno actionâ letters from the SEC and New York Attorney General that the sale of these âlotsâ would not be deemed the sale of a security and that they are being sold as novelty items.
American Acres is indeed hoping that it catches onâ¦well, not like wildfire. Mr. Moger claims that most buyers have been purchasing the land as unique gifts for all occasions- as birthday gifts, Christmas gifts, wedding Anniversary gifts and most recently Motherâs Day and Fatherâs Day gifts.