5 Tips For Selling Your Home This Spring

April 05, 2016 / Real Estate Trends, Selling

With Spring (technically) here on the Seacoast, sellers looking to put their homes on the market should do so between now and June.  We’ve come across numerous articles with tips for sellers to successfully sell their homes this spring.  We’ve highlighted the best we’ve come across for you here and brought to you by Bankrate:… Read more »

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It’s Tax Season! 4 Real Estate Deductions For Your Consideration

March 02, 2016 / Buying, Real Estate Trends, Selling

One of the perks of homeownership can be the tax deductions, as Redfin outlines in its recent article about real estate tax deductions not to overlook.  However, they emphasize that “if your itemized deductions don’t add up to as much as the standard deduction you’re eligible for, the standard deduction would be the better way… Read more »

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Should You Rent Your Home to Others?

October 05, 2015 / Real Estate Trends, Selling

When deciding whether to move out of your home and into a new home, this is a question we hear frequently from clients.  Hopefully, this recent post from Realty Times can help you. Advantages: 1.  Renting your current property gives you more cash flow and often more time to look for your dream home and not be… Read more »

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What a wonderful summer, New England!

September 28, 2015 / Local News, Real Estate Trends

We want to take a moment to thank whoever is responsible for the wonderful summer we had here on the Seacoast.  After the long, cold winter of 2014-2015, a beautiful summer was well deserved.  It was also a very positive summer in real estate here on the Seacoast! In case you missed the real estate market… Read more »

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Maine – Sale of Single-Family Existing Homes Up 18% in June

July 27, 2015 / Local News, Real Estate Trends

According to Maine Listings, the sale of single-family existing homes jumped up 18 percent last month. This reflects increased seller confidence in the state of the market.  For buyers, it is advised to submit your best offer upfront in this real estate climate.  Sellers are receiving multiple offers in many cases and are not required… Read more »

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State of the Summer Real Estate Market 2015

July 22, 2015 / Real Estate Trends

The state of the 2015 Summer market is sizzlin’, for lack of a more grammatically correct term.  HousingWire breaks down the current climate in real estate in its blog post today.  The median existing home sale price rose to an all-time high this June, reaching $236,400, which is greater than the previous peak price of… Read more »

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Has Technology Reduced the Need for Brokerage Services?

February 25, 2015 / Buying, Real Estate Trends, Selling

The real estate industry has seen some exciting advancements in technology over the past five years, especially in mobile applications. Housing data has become more sophisticated while at the same time becoming increasingly easier to access and digest. This has resulted in many real estate purchasers and sellers taking on a lot of the legwork… Read more »

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Try These Useful Real Estate Mobile Applications!

February 25, 2015 / Buying, Real Estate Trends, Selling

Recently, Inman News conducted a report on the best 100 mobile apps for the real estate sector. From our experience, here are a few from the list that we find most helpful: The first three apps listed below are ideal if you are driving around looking for housing on-the-go: 1. Zillow:The best real estate mobile… Read more »

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