Mineral rights are the legal right to explore for and produce the natural resources located below the surface of the land.
WHAT AM I SELLING?
Minerals are often severed from the surface estate. Such severance is accomplished with a conveyance or reservation of the mineral estate. This conveyance or reservation includes minerals or such substances considered as minerals, including oil and gas. If you sell your minerals and sever them from the surface, you continue to own the surface.
WHY SHOULD I SELL?
There are many reasons why selling mineral rights would be beneficial to you, whether for tax or estate purposes, or simply to obtain some additional finances. We’ve listed some of the strongest benefits below.