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Do You Own the Oil and Gas Minerals Under Your Land?

By Craig Kaiser, LandGate

At LandGate, we do the best we can to answer all your questions. Here are some common questions landowners have about mineral rights:


  • There is a drilling rig on the property next door.
  • Can I lease my minerals and get a well drilled?
  • I think I own the oil and gas mineral rights under my property, but my brother, who does not live on the property, says he owns them also. I received a letter from a mineral buyer wanting to buy my oil, gas, and mineral rights in North Dakota. I live in Florida. How is that possible? 
  • Why do I own the property, but not the mineral rights? 
  • How can I only own a 6.25% interest in the oil, gas, and mineral rights?


Read the full article from our partner LandGate.

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