There are a number of websites, search engines, and YouTube channels available to help you find land, and set up your homestead. The following sections contain short lists of some of my favorite online resources. Many of these content creators have also written books, which are good to have on hand in the event that you ever lose internet or choose to go completely off-grid. I’m sure you’ll find many more helpful sites as you go forward with your land search.      

The One Book You Need for Survival or Homesteading

The Encyclopedia of Country Living

Search Engines for Rural Real Estate and Land

LandWatch

Land and Farm

Lands of America

FARMFLIP

Land Lease Exchange         

Zillow

realtor.com

trulia

Redfin

Craigslist

Facebook Marketplace        

Rural Vacant Land

Compass Land USA

Land.com
Provides links to other land search sites.

AgentPro247

LandGlide

HUNT app from onXmaps

Google Earth

County Public Records and GIS Maps     
Websites will vary from county to county. Some counties may not post all the information you need on their websites. You might have to make a good old-fashioned phone call or two.

Homesteader Resources for Finding Land

Homesteading Family          
https://homesteadingfamily.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/HomesteadingFamily?app=desktop

Better Together Homestead
https://www.youtube.com/c/BetterTogetherLife/videos

Red Tool House – Homestead         
https://www.youtube.com/c/RedToolHouseHomestead

Mountain Roots       
https://www.youtube.com/c/MountainRoots

Becky’s Homestead  
https://beckyshomestead.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/Beckyshomestead

General Homesteading Resources

Homesteading Family         
Links as given in the previous section: 
https://homesteadingfamily.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/HomesteadingFamily?app=desktop

Off-Grid With Doug and Stacy      
https://offgridwithdougandstacy.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/OFFGRIDwithDOUGSTACY/videos

Edible Acres
https://www.edibleacres.org/
https://www.youtube.com/c/edibleacres/featured

Justin Rhodes           
https://www.youtube.com/c/JustinRhodesVlog/videos

Joel Salatin   
https://www.polyfacefarms.com/

Melissa K. Norris – Modern Homesteading          
https://melissaknorris.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/MelissaKNorris

Amy Fewell – The Fewell Homestead        
https://thefewellhomestead.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/thefewellhomestead

Rain Country           
https://www.youtube.com/c/RainCountryHomestead/featured

The Survival Gardening Channel with David the Good
https://www.thesurvivalgardener.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/davidthegood

Sow the Land           
https://sowtheland.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/SowtheLand

The Fit Farmer – Mike Dickson    
https://www.youtube.com/c/BigPondFarm/featured

You Can’t Eat the Grass     
https://www.youcanteatthegrass.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/YouCantEatTheGrass

Jill Winger – Old Fashioned on Purpose  
https://www.oldfashionedonpurpose.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/theprairiehomestead

Mike Reed Outdoors           
https://www.youtube.com/c/BCRachelReed/featured

Exploring Alternatives        
https://www.exploringalternatives.ca/
https://www.youtube.com/c/ExploringAlternatives/videos

Living Traditions Homestead         
https://www.livingtraditionshomestead.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/LivingTraditionsHomestead/featured

Squeaky Tree Homestead   
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCHMjoUM3YJlRFVvboNIHb3g/featured

Jesus Loving Homesteader  
https://www.youtube.com/c/JesusLovingHomesteader/featured

Old Alabama Gardener
https://www.youtube.com/user/OldAlabamaGardener/featured

Fouch Family Off Grid
https://www.youtube.com/c/FouchomaticOffGrid/featured

An American Homestead
https://anamericanhomestead.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/Anamericanhomestead

Farmhouse Teas
https://www.farmhouseteas.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/FarmhouseTeas

Nourishing Days
https://www.nourishingdays.com/

John Jeavons
https://johnjeavons.org/

Steve Solomon’s goodreads Page
https://www.goodreads.com/author/show/107107.Steve_Solomon

Back to Eden Gardening
https://www.youtube.com/c/BacktoEdenGardening/featured

Back to Eden Documentary
https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=6rPPUmStKQ4

Greg Judy Regenerative Rancher
http://greenpasturesfarm.net/
https://www.youtube.com/channel/UCi8jM5w49UezskDWBGyKq5g/featured

Deep South Homestead
https://deepsouthhomestead.com/
https://www.youtube.com/c/DeepSouthHomestead

HOMESTEAD HEART
https://www.youtube.com/c/HOMESTEADHEART