Terry has been a licensed agent since 1991 and a broker since 2001. Having worked exclusively on ranch and recreational properties in the West, he is among the most knowledgeable ranch brokers in the country and an expert on California properties. He grew up on a small family farm in the Sierra foothills and studied veterinary medicine before joining the Chickering Company. With a lifelong appreciation of the great outdoors, Terry is a fly fisherman, mountain biker, skier and an advocate for the preservation of land for future generations. He is a board member of the local Bear Yuba Land Trust and past board member of the Bicyclists of Nevada County, a group that encourages stewardship, expansion and sustainable use of local trails.
Contact Terry Hundemer at (530) 913-8095 or via email
Ham Bryan was engaged in ranch consulting in Wyoming and Montana for private dude ranches, including the exclusive Yellowstone Club, before joining the Chickering Company in 2012. His own dude ranch, which he operated for 10 years on the Shoshone River near Cody, Wyoming, and Yellowstone, received international recognition when it was featured in Architectural Digest and subsequently in Sports Illustrated’s Swimsuit Issue. A fifth-generation Californian raised in Piedmont, Ham’s family operated a working ranch at the base of Mt. Diablo in Danville, California. He attended Robert Louis Stevenson School, TCU and USC.
Contact Ham at (530) 265-5774, cell (307) 272-6050 or via email
A graduate of The Thacher School (’60) and Stanford University (A.B.,’64), Nick Chickering began his real estate career in 1965 as a mortgage appraiser for Coldwell Banker and Aetna Life Insurance Company. Following a number of years working as an officer in smaller corporations, Nick returned to real estate in 1978, specializing in brokering the purchase and sale of small businesses. Finding that his clients wanted to purchase unique ranch properties, he founded The Chickering Company in 1982. Together with Terry Hundemer, the two have established the signature ranch brokerage in California for discriminating buyers seeking to purchase the best the West has to offer. Nick retired in 2010 and lives in Montana.
Contact Nick at (406) 250-7401 or via email