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Alabama Land Realtor

About Eddie Stone

Eddie Stone, RF is an accomplished Land REALTOR for Great Southern Land specializing in helping people buy and sell land in Alabama.  He is a multi-million-dollar producer in the 15 counties surrounding the Birmingham Metro Area, Eddie has over 30 years experience in the land and timber business and uses this extensive knowledge to walk landowners through the process of selling their land.

Eddie obtained a Master’s Degree in Forest Business from Mississippi State University in 1988, 3.8 GPA. Approximately one third of his classes were MBA courses. The remaining curriculum emphasized the use of econometric and statistical modeling in the field of forestry. 

While attending forestry school and immediately following, he worked in the forest industry in the corporate sector in the procurement, land management, and IT arenas where he became an expert in land management, maximizing the biological growth of timber, determining the value of a timber tract, and maximizing its full potential for the landowner.

In 1999, Eddie founded Forever Green, Inc.; a forestry consulting company that quickly became a leader in the local timber business. Eddie uses his vast experience to provide professional forest management services to the forest landowners of Alabama.  Click here to learn more.  When landowners choose to sell their property, Eddie uses his experience to map and profile the unique features of their property to market and show property to yield the highest value.

In 2001 he obtained a real estate license and joined Great Southern Land, Alabama’s trusted land company since 1974, as a Land REALTOR to further serve his clients’ needs and provide full-scale, exceptional service. Working with both sellers and buyers, Eddie’s list of clients includes: Fortune 500 companies, large family partnerships/estates, and private landowners.

Eddie has also worked as a Contractual Conservation Planner for the Georgia Alabama Land Trust. He prepares Conservation Easement Baseline Documentation Reports which includes technical writing, field inspections, GPS documentation, and GIS map preparation.

Eddie’s forestry expertise, coupled with being a successful land REALTOR, has made him uniquely qualified to help clients navigate all aspects of buying and selling land.  Click here to see his listings.

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"Before retiring in 2014, as Vice-President of Property Administration with Soterra LLC, I worked closely with Realtor Eddie Stone for roughly 14 years in regards to Soterra land sales and trades across northern Alabama. It was my experience that Mr. Stone was very knowledgeable, conscientious, and hard working. Whether selling three acres or three hundred acres, Mr. Stone was professional and courteous dealing with customers, clients and other real estate professionals. Mr. Stone's extensive knowledge of land and forestry was a valuable resource. Of significant importance, Mr. Stone got results."
Johnie R. Baker
Retired, VP Property Administration, Soterra, LLC
“As the manager of Sleeping Giants Timber, LLC my associations with Eddie Stone go back 20 years. In all our interactions I've always had confidence that I've been dealing with one of the best. That kind of confidence doesn't come just from his exceptional professional performance but from a level of trust that can be a rare find today. He's more than a fine agent he's been a good friend too.”
Jim Alderdice
Manager Sleeping Giants Timber, LLC
“Our transaction presented several difficult issues. I found Eddie to be responsive and available when problems arose and active in getting them solved. He addressed my questions and concerns in a very professional manner. I would recommend him as an agent for any sale of rural or farm property.”
Edward L. Lasseter, Jr
Executor, Estate of Philomena Lasseter
“I have to say that my experience with Eddie Stone and Great Southern Land was seamless! I answered a few questions and supplied a little info and Eddie did the rest. Great marketing, and he was extremely helpful and informative throughout the process. I would use him again every time.”
Howard "Chip" Wood