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Brent Altaffer

Associate - Land Sales


Richmond Office

Practice Areas

  • Seller Representation Services
  • Buyer Representation Services
  • Timber, Rural, and Recreational Land Investments
  • Wildlife Habitat Consultation


Prior to joining Commonwealth Land, Brent worked in rural land consulting and outfitting by developing recreational outfitters for hunting, fishing, and leisure, throughout the world. This would consist of creating over 700,000 acres of intensely managed ground to promote positive wildlife impacts, while keeping an emphasis on timber management. It also involves the planning and construction of lodges/housing facilities for the properties. Since joining the Commonwealth Land Team, Brent works to serve clients through buying, selling, and land improvement.



Bachelor of Science in Wildlife Conservation from Virginia Tech



Virginia Real Estate License

Wildlife Biologist Certification from Virginia Tech


Richmond Office

My Listings


Henrico, VA


35± acres

1.5 MILES to RIC ROAD FRONTAGE on Darbytown Road WATER AVAILABLE on Darbytown Road IN HENRICO COUNTY Comp Plan for SR1 TAX ID # 819-700-9160 ASKING PRICE $385,000 READ MORE

Campground Road

Gloucester, VA


16± acres

15.59± ACRES on Willetts Creek C-2 ZONING AREAS of high ground for home/work sites ACCESS from Campground Road MINUTES from US17 and the Coleman Bridge POTENTIAL assemblage with neighboring property for larger acreage TAX MAP PARCEL #46-107C; 4... READ MORE

Wallace Tract

Chase City, VA

Agriculture, Timberland


62± acres

62± ACRES ROAD FRONTAGE on Burns Road TWO HARDWOOD BOTTOMS on the property THE PROPERTY was replanted in the Spring of 2022 IDEAL EDGE habitat for deer and turkeys TAX MAP PARCEL #051-0A-0-29 READ MORE

Larkin Tract

Amherst, VA

Agriculture, Recreational


149± acres

FRONTAGE along Early Farm Rd (VSR624) with solid internal road system. MATURE upland hardwoods across the entire property. ROLLING TOPOGRAPHY with small spring-fed creek on site. STRONG wildlife habitat supporting healthy populations of deer and t... READ MORE

Taylor-Jordan | SOLD

Amherst, VA

Agriculture, Timberland


777± acres

514± ACRES of mature pine/hardwood mix, 65± acres of young Loblolly pine plantation with the remainder clearcut. UNBELIEVABLE VIEWS of the Blue Ridge Mountains. ROLLING SLOPES across the property. LARGE POTENTIAL for wildlife management on a tract... READ MORE

Christian Mill

Amherst, VA

Agriculture, Recreational


358± acres

CHRISTIAN MILL CREEK borders the property to the North. MATURE HARDWOOD TIMBER across the property. AMPLE ACREAGE for wildlife management potential. SEVERAL small feeder creeks cut through the landscape. ROAD FRONTAGE on Stapleton Road. TAX MAP... READ MORE

Verdon Road

Doswell, VA

Recreational, Timberland


51± acres

SMALL LAND INVESTMENT OPPORTUNITY 51± ACRES in Hanover County TIMBER recently harvested GOOD recreational property ONE MILE from the North Anna Battlefield County Park SALE PRICE: $159,960 READ MORE

Christopher Creek

Mineral, VA



27± acres

A BRANCH of Christopher Creek cuts through the property. SURROUNDED by undeveloped land. AFFORDABLE recreational tract. INCOME POTENTIAL from timber harvest. TAX MAP ID: #27-75A READ MORE

Darbytown Road | SOLD

Richmond, VA



26± acres

26± ACRES for sale south of Darbytown Road along I-295 in Henrico County, VA. ZONED A-1; Land Use suggests Suburban Residential 1. 2,330' of road frontage along I-295. Comprised of mixed upland natural pine and mature bottomland hardwoods. Access... READ MORE

Chestnut Grove Road VSR723

Esmont, VA



296± acres

FRONTAGE on Chestnut Grove Road 222± ACRES of clean clearcut offering conversion potential with large buffers of hardwood and pine LARGER than typical hardwood buffers SOLID internal road system ROLLING TOPOGRAPHY with expansive views PROPERTY i... READ MORE

Chestnut Grove Road

Esmont, VA



131± acres

OVER 50± ACRES of tillable acreage MATURE upland hardwood ROLLING HILLS with tremendous wildlife habitat UNDER CONSERVATION EASEMENT which allows for one homesite FRONTAGE on Chestnut Grove Road (VSR723) TAX MAP ID: 13400-00-00-00300 READ MORE

Off Alexander Lane

Milford, VA

Recreational, Timberland


56± acres

56± ACRES for sale located 6 miles southwest of Bowling Green in Caroline County, VA COMPRISED OF mixed natural pine & mature bottomland hardwoods 1,014’ ± OF FRONTAGE on the Mattaponi River EXCEPTIONAL PRIVACY offering the ideal recreational geta... READ MORE

Wyatt Marsh

West Point, VA



307± acres

307± ACRES of prime hunting marsh land on the Mattaponi River. 1.7± MILES of prominent river frontage. 30 MINUTES from Richmond, 40 minutes from Kilmarnock, 30 minutes from Williamsburg. ACCESSED via West Point Boat Ramp, or directly across the ri... READ MORE

Charlotte 360

Drakes Branch, VA


208± acres

FLEXIBLE SELLER that will subdivide frontage lots for commercial use 208± ACRES in Charlotte County Growth Area CORNER of Highway 360 and Route 47 WELL DRAINED rolling topography COUNTY WILLING to entertain a variety of uses SALE PRICE: $6,250/A... READ MORE

Gaines Tracts

Esmont, VA


14± acres

QUIET AND SECLUDED homesite with acreage MATURE hardwood timber THREE PARCELS in total TAX MAP ID: 12700-00-00-07700, 12700-00-00-07600, 12700-00-00-07400 READ MORE

Pleasant Cove

Exmore, VA


7± acres

7± ACRE LOT located in Pleasant Cove SITE does perc QUIET AND SECLUDED gravel drive TAX MAP ID: 7A-3-2A READ MORE

Dill Tract

Bloxom, VA



120± acres

STRONG HISTORY of whitetail deer management and proven success MANAGED food plot with planted fruit trees HUNTING CABIN with three bedrooms, sold as is STORAGE BARN with concrete floor WATERFOWL potential at the head of Muddy Creek BOAT RAMP and... READ MORE

Kirkland Farm

La Crosse, VA



314± acres

SEVEN individual fields connected by a solid, well kept internal road system VARYING timber class and age structure across the property. Current timber data available TWO spring fed ponds with well constructed dams LONG EDGES along the fields crea... READ MORE

Duke Hollow

Boyce, VA



38± acres

38± Acres of mature hardwood timber and rolling hills Quiet and secluded location with easy access Three Dwelling Unit Rights for the property 20 Minute drive to Leesburg and Winchester Frontage on Mount Carmel Road TAX MAP ID: 32-4-A READ MORE

East River

Mathews, VA


44± acres

44± ACRES of clearcut with a hardwood buffer along the water’s edge OVER 800 feet of frontage on a branch of the East River WATER frontage allows for a dock and potential boat slip SIX miles from the historic town of Mathews and two miles from Mob... READ MORE

Sheldon Tract

Foster, VA



61± acres

AFFORDABLE acreage located near the historic community of Mathews THE topography is level across its entire landscape with select seasonal wetlands SITE has been sprayed in preparation of Loblolly pine planting planned for between January 1 - April... READ MORE

Crittenden & Lund

Bloxom, VA



39± acres

MERCHANTABLE timber currently on property for immediate return THE PROPERTY has 15 foot fee simple access off Ewell Road PUBLIC boat ramp less than a mile away HABITAT variation across the tract combined with the open acreage on neighboring proper... READ MORE

Burgess Farm

Waverly, VA



137± acres

137 Acres with over a half mile frontage on both sides of US 460   Property has roughly 66 tillable acres, a 7-acre pond, and a mix of transitional timber/planted pines   All Utilities available on site: water, sewer, natural gas, and fiber   H... READ MORE

May Fly Ranch

Columbia, VA



172± acres

172± ACRES of mature pine, hardwood draws, and seven food plots with tree stands and box blinds already in place OVERLOOKING the three acre stocked pond is a 2,400 sq ft insulated barn with power, water, a bathroom and living quarters A TWO BEDROOM... READ MORE

Walters Tract

Henrico, VA



273± acres

WITH OVER 3,500 FEET of frontage on the upper Chickahominy River, the property is ideal for a local sportsman. THE SHALLOW SLOUGHS and flooded timber that snake through the tract provide great habitat for waterfowl, as well as upland plots for deer... READ MORE

York Park

Williamsburg, VA


51± acres

THE PROPERTY borders York River State Park on its eastern boundary which provides thousands of acres of undeveloped land THE TIMBER comprises of mostly loblolly pine and hardwood across its landscape A BRANCH of Taskinas Creek runs along the wester... READ MORE