Mid-September 2023 TRFS Update

Dove Season is in full swing, and we couldn't be more excited!

We've got some thrilling updates and new listings that you don't want to miss... Twin Oaks Ranch in Menard County is now on the market! This long-time family-owned ranch's landscape boasts gentle, undulating terrain that unveils breathtaking vistas of the Texas Hill Country.

The renowned Highveld Ranch, a signature Tecomate property, now comes with a reduced price! This is your chance to own a piece of Texas paradise at an even more enticing value!

We're keeping a close eye on the weather, and unfortunately, Texas is still grappling with exceptional drought conditions. The new percentage of counties experiencing exceptional drought is 12.68%. The number of affected counties has decreased with the recent rain since last week. Our thoughts are with everyone affected, and we're fervently hoping for some more much-needed rain. Check out the current water conditions.

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Congratulations Griffin Kott!

We're incredibly proud to announce a significant achievement within our team. Griffin Kott has earned his Broker License and has assumed the esteemed role of Broker Associate. Griffin's dedication, hard work, and expertise have paved the way for this remarkable milestone. Get to know Griffin better by checking out his bio on our Team Page!

Thank you for being a part of the TRFS community. We look forward to sharing more exciting updates and opportunities with you in the future.


Ken Hoerster

Boerne, Texas - Specializing in the Hill Country , South Texas and WEst Texas Areas

Ken grew up working a family ranch in Mason, Texas, where his parents still reside. After graduating, he attended Stephen F. Austin State University and obtained degrees in finance and real estate. Ken became a licensed agent in real estate in 1989 and as his career progressed, he realized the need for a truly professional ranch marketing company in the Texas Hill Country, South Texas, and West Texas areas. With one vision in mind: to create a real estate firm that excels in its field. Ken utilized his experience in ranching and his work in commercial and ranch real estate to establish Texas Ranches For Sale in 2001. The foundation of the company developed as Ken gathered valuable insight into the experience and expertise of seasoned ranch brokers through the years.

Today, Texas Ranches For Sale continues to grow with a focus on a single goal is to maintain a reputation as the most professional land marketing group in the area. Dedication and client commitment are important factors in reaching this objective, with overall success.

Ken is married to his lovely wife, Lauren. Lauren works as a local veterinarian and also as the Client Concierge for Texas Ranches For Sale. Lauren shares a love for animals and has rescue dogs, as well as horses, and cattle.

Together, Ken and Lauren are involved in a multitude of local charitable organizations and church-related activities. They frequently provide contributions and volunteer assistance to youth associations such as FFA, livestock auctions, and stock shows.

From time to time, they enjoy visiting Lauren's family in Colorado and Ken's family in Mason, Texas.

Currently, Ken and Lauren reside on their ranch near Fredericksburg. They spend most of their free time outdoors, hunting, riding bikes, riding horses, and kayaking.

Organization Affiliations

  • San Antonio Board of Realtors Joseph M. Cullinan Farm and Land Specialist of the Year - 2019
  • San Antonio Business Journal - 2013 - 2022
  • Top 5 Agents - Farm and Ranch Sales
  • The Land Report 2013 - 2022 America's Best Brokerage
  • Farm and Ranch Magazine Premier Broker
  • Platinum Top 50 - San Antonio PT50 Real Estate Agents and Brokers
  • Member of National Association of Realtors - NAR
  • Member of Texas Association of Realtors - TAR
  • Member of San Antonio Board of Realtors - SABOR
  • Member of Kerrville Board of Realtors - KBOR
  • Member of Central Hill Country Board of Realtors - CHCBOR
  • Member of Corpus Christi Association of Realtors - CCAR
  • Member of Austin Board of Realtors - ABOR
  • Lifetime Member of Texas Wildlife Association
  • Member of South Texans Property Rights Association
  • Kendall County United Way - Past President/Board Member YMCA of Boerne - Past Board Member (2004 - 2008)
  • Big Brother Big Sister (Past Board Member)
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