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Unfortunately no! the GPS system acts as a receiver to pickup satellite signals so you can triangulate your position, in order to track your property it would require a transmitter that is unique to the system.
You should be able to set it to track more than one satellite, my garmon can track up to 20 at a time, and it's over 5 years old. Go into your satellite settings and see how many satellites you are currently tracking. Also if you are having extremely over cast conditions this coud happen, but should clear up, eventually. Try setting it to track the maximum number of satellites and see if this resolves your problem.
Press and hold the antenna signal strength icon on the display to bring up Satellite reception information. This will show you what, if any, satellites are being tracked. It will also tell you if you're in DEMO mode, in which case real satellite signals won't be used for the position.
Additionally, you can check the hardware by using the built-in hardware self-test features by pressing and holding the battery icon. Examine the information presented on multiple pages by pressing 'next'. Look for the hardware TEST button and press it. Wait several seconds for results.
These two steps should at least tell you where the problem is. If you ARE getting Satellite signals but they aren't being used by the hardware, you may need to reset your unit. Also check for firmware updates by using the Garmin Update utility available on their web site.
To increase the accuracy of your Garmin Nuvi 205W, I recommend you use Garmin's WebUpdater service to make sure you have the latest software on your device. Software improvements for acquiring satellite lock and location accuracy have been made.