Posts Tagged: maine

Nancy Field, Lesbian Portland Real Estate Agent

Nancy Field

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals: Nancy Field has 26 years of real estate experience and is a skilled negotiator. Focus is on superior client service. Voted one of the Coolest Small Cities in America… Read more »

Today’s Real Estate Report – Maine

At Gay Realty Watch, we look for news to share with you about the gay real estate market – both lgbt real estate news and news specific to gay and lesbian real estate meccas. If you have a gay real estate story that you’d like to share with us, contact us at info@2016.gayrealtynetwork.com. Today, in… Read more »

Portland, Maine Home Sales Rebounding After Recession

Sales of single-family homes in Portland in 2012 reached the highest level since 2007, before the recession. Sales totaled 427 homes last year, up about 14 percent from 2011, according to data compiled by the Maine Home Connection real estate firm. The last time sales topped that level was 2007, when sales totaled 488 single-family… Read more »

Single Family Home Sales Jumped in Maine in October

Sales of single-family, existing homes in Maine jumped by 24 percent in October over the same month last year, according to figures provided by the Maine Association of Realtors. The median sales price also increased year-to-year by 3.3 percent in October. Agents believe the combination of several factors have led to the uptick in activity…. Read more »

Maine Home Sales Up 15% in August Year Over Year

All but two of Maine’s counties saw significantly more single-family homes sold this August over last year. The Maine Association of Realtors reported a statewide increase of 15% in home sales volume over last year and an increase in median sale price of 3% to $170,000. The statewide volume figures outpace the national numbers, where… Read more »

Featured Gay Friendly Realtor: Bob Magazu, Portland, Maine

Periodically we’ll feature one of our real estate professionals here to let our readers know about some great Realtors, Mortgage Brokers, and Other Real Estate Professionals. Gay Friendly Realtors and Real Estate Professionals in Maine I am a Broker, Realtor, Re-Location Specialist, and a Senior Real Estate Specialist ( SRES) who enjoys finding or selling… Read more »

Maine Home Sales Increased Almost 7% in October

Maine real estate market continues to show signs of improving. According to Maine Real Estate Information System (MREIS), a total of 945 homes were sold in October, an increase of 6.78% since October 2010. The National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported a nationwide sales increase of 13.8% over the past 12 months. The national MSP… Read more »

ME: August Home Sales Climb While Prices Drop

Home sales in August rose nearly 15% compared to the same month last year, though home prices fell. A total of 1,090 existing single-family homes were sold last month, a 14.74% increase over August 2010, according to a press release from the Maine Real Estate Information Service Inc. The median sales prices, however, dropped 2.8%… Read more »

ME: Home Sales Up 23% in July Over 2010

Maine home sales jumped 23.17 percent in July compared to the same period in 2010, Maine Real Estate Information System Inc. said Friday. According to the group’s numbers, 994 single-family, existing homes were sold last month, compared to 807 in July 2010. The median sales price also edged up year-over-year, from $172,500 last year to… Read more »

ME: May Real Estate Prices Dropped 28% Year Over Year

The number of existing home sales in May dropped 28 percent compared to the same period last year, according to a Wednesday release from the Maine Association of Realtors. The median sales price also dropped slightly May-over-May, from $169,900 to $165,700, a 2.47 percent drop. The group reported that there were 784 units sold statewide… Read more »

Portland, Maine Office Vacancies at New High

Drew Sigfridson is a property broker with The Boulos Company, which has just released a survey on the office market in Maine’s biggest city. He says there’s now almost 1.3 million square feet of desk and cube space sitting empty–that’s 11.2 percent of all available space. “Essentially what we saw in 2008, 2009, 2010, was… Read more »