My career of 20 years in the “Oil Patch” leaves me in a strong position to handle both surface and subsurface issues with properties. Oil leases do have a standard format, but all else is completely negotiated. With me representing the landowner’s best interests, I can handle that negotiation for you and insure your lease is a favorable one.
Each specific area (“play”) has it’s own range of acreage bonus payments, while Royalty percentage tends to be a broader parameter with a well established range.
Is fracing (Note: there is no “k” in “fracing”) bad? Of course not! Let me share the facts with you rather than have the media-hype and “politcks” overwhelm you.