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Russell Hickey, ALC

Broker Associate

Russell has called Southern Colorado home his entire life and has a deep appreciation for the land and culture. The decades of time spent on local ranches, years of mentorship and his continued education in Water Law and Land Use has resulted in Russell being very successful in the local real estate market, where he specializes in Ranches, Large Acreage, and Mountain Properties. 

Russell earned the elite Accredited Land Consultant (ALC) Designation from Realtors Land Institute of which there is less than 600 recipients nation wide. He is currently a board member for the Colorado Chapter of RLI, this group provides expertise, camaraderie and resources that are the foundation for all land professionals to become the best in the business.

Russell consistently achieves strong and measured results. Call Russell today to get your property listed and SOLD! 

2021 Colorado Land Broker of the Year
For The Colorado Chapters of The Realtors Land Institute

Bachman & Associates - Selected As Southern Colorado's AFR Brokerage

AFR members are recognized independent leaders in their individual markets, with reputations built on integrity and excellence. Together, under the AFR banner, our network can support the needs of all buyers and sellers to ensure the continued success of our members. All AFR applicants go through an interview process to confirm if they are a good fit for the AFR network and vice versa. AFR applicants must be approved by the AFR members as well. This is for overall member quality control and compatibility as well as due to market exclusivity.

AFR Marketing

AFR is a first-class real estate marketing network. We support, create, and enhance member brands through media materials and advertising. Using cutting edge digital marketing strategies and traditional marketing methods world wide we promote our member listings in the best possible light. 

Regional, National & Global

As the world becomes smaller and acquisitions across borders become more common, AFR has created a network of valuable assets to get you both national and international exposure. 

Through targeted digital marketing and the power of the AFR network we can reach potential buyers and sellers with the farm and ranch listings they are looking for, almost anywhere in the world. 


Our award-winning design team works with our members to create the finest presentations in the industry. “You only get one chance to make an impression.” We then put that content to work for you, getting it in front of your core target buyers. 


AFR has committed to staying in front of the digital marketspace, with technology and strategies that reach buyers and sellers where they are today. Out social media program, coupled with the enhanced AFR Retargeting program, expose your property to the most qualified buyers on the planet. 

The nature of marketing real estate has quietly shifted. 99% of companies have not identified this or reacted. AFR has implemented both proprietary and out-of-industry technologies. When used by our specialized marketing team we successfully identify the most accurate targeted audience on a property-by-property basis. We are no longer driven by numbers because our focus is on accuracy. Quality over quantity. Get the right people to see the right property at the right time, when they are ready and motivated to act.