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Breitling Royalties CEO Chris Faulkner Announces New Alliance with Leading Business Organization

Breitling Royalties, an energy firm specializing in acquiring and managing royalty properties with proven production histories and significant upside potential, announced that its CEO Chris Faulkner has joined the Board of Directors of the prestigious North Texas Commission, a premier business organization which promotes growth in the Dallas-Fort Worth metroplex. The North Texas Commission collaborates with regional stakeholders to strengthen …

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Breitling Royalties Announces Availability of $20 Million B-R Jericho Oil & Gas Royalty Income Property

Breitling Royalties Corporation, an energy firm specializing in acquiring and managing royalty properties with proven production histories and significant upside potential, announced today the availability of its latest oil & gas royalty income property, the B-R Jericho. The $20 million B-R Jericho royalty property consists of over 13,500 gross acres of Mineral Interests, Royalty Interest and Overriding Royalty Interests producing …

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U.S. Crude Oil Fundamentals

Production of crude oil from United States reserves has been in decline by an annual average of nearly 2.4% since 1985. Production of 273 million barrels in 1985 has since been reduced to 150 million barrels in 2008 – this has been a reduction of nearly 45% in the past 24 years. US Crude Oil Facts: In the first quarter …

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Why Invest In American Energy?

Why Invest In Energy? Increasing Demand Currently the world produces and consumes about 85 million barrels of oil a day. The recent worldwide economic downturn has affected this demand, and supply is contracting accordingly to accommodate this decline. However, prior to this, world demand for energy has been increasing steadily at a rate averaging about 2% per year. The worldwide …

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2012: It’s Time to Exchange The Old For the New

Investing in oil and gas ventures can be a rewarding process. If you’re looking for a way to diversify your portfolio, a working interest or a royalty interest in an oil or gas reserve may be a lucrative investment strategy. If you’re looking for replacement properties, the IRS considers producing oil and gas wells to be “like-kind” properties with some …

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IRS Section 1031 classifies an investment in an oil and gas “Royalty Interest” as like-kind property for a 1031 Exchange.

Investors can diversify their portfolios by exchanging an apartment complex, raw land, an office building, or any other eligible investment property for an interest in oil or gas royalty production. The term, “Royalties” is often used interchangeably and refers to: Mineral Interests Royalty Interest Both interests involve ownership of minerals under the ground and both entitle their owner to receive …

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Oil & Gas Royalties: The Basics

Whenever oil or gas production begins, the landowner is entitled to part of the total production. A royalty is agreed upon as a percentage of the lease, minus what was reasonably used in the Lessee’s production costs. The royalty is paid by the Lessee to the owner of the mineral rights, the Lessor in the Lease. It is based on …

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