Category: Market News

Aug 07, 2018
All markets segment we follow posted strong gains in the 2nd quarter of 2018.   Taken as an aggregate median prices were up almost 8% for the regions we follow including Greater Portland,..
Jun 04, 2018
The Portland real estate market continues to remain red hot.  In the 1st qtr of 2018 median prices rose significantly with condo prices rising 14.7% and multi units not far behind at 11.3%. With transaction..
May 08, 2018
The residential housing markets here in the great state of Maine continue to remain strong!  Taken as an aggregate median prices were up 9.6% for the regions we follow including Greater Portland,..
Feb 13, 2018
With tightening  housing inventories and rising home prices why wait for the perfect home when maybe its time to build! Land in-town Portland aka on the peninsula is still very hard to come by..
Jan 31, 2018
The real estate markets in Maine posted phenomenal results in 2017.  Continued strong buyer demand across all market segments, regions and demographics pushed housing prices higher across the state.  What..
Jan 17, 2018
Not snow, ice or even a polar vortex could slow down the Maine real estate markets in the 4th Qtr of 2017.  Median prices & transaction volume continued to climb in all 3 regions we follow,  Southern,..
Jan 10, 2018
Greeting from the polar vortex of Maine!We are hard at work compiling our year end figures so stay tuned, but below are the results for the most recent 4th quarter in Portland ME.  Trends that started..
Dec 13, 2017
Happy winter greetings from Maine!Below find housing results for the month ending November 2017.  Bear in mind the sample sizes for one month are small & anomalies can occur.  A more telling..
Oct 31, 2017
Waterfront property sales in the 3rd Quarter of 2017 followed similar trends seen in the regions as a whole.  Rising prices on  lower  transaction volume in Southern Maine with..
Oct 24, 2017
For the 3rd Quarter of 2017 the Portland real estate market continued to see strong gains in all market segments we follow.  Demand remains strong for both existing housing stock as well as newly..
Oct 17, 2017
For the month ending September 2017 both Cumberland County and  York County saw prices increase with a 10% year over year gain in York & a solid 3.7% gain for Cumberland.Total sales..
Sep 04, 2017
So it's been a while since our last entry...just TOO many lobster bakes & boating expeditions were to be had! :)But now it is time to get back to work & regardless of fun under the sun the real..
Aug 22, 2017
Housing is the biggest expense for most and as real estate prices plus rental rates have risen here in Maine... is it now better to buy or has renting become more attractive again?  Generally it..
Aug 01, 2017
Happy August greetings from Maine!  Summer is in full swing and so it seems is the waterfront property market! For the 2nd quarter of 2017 ending June 30th median sold prices were up in all 4 counties..
Jul 18, 2017
Happy mid July greetings from Maine real estate headquarters! So here at we love stats almost as much as we love selling real estate :).  Recently we compiled our 2nd Quarter..
Jun 19, 2017
So a trend we saw hints of in the 1st quarter of this year has undeniably turned into a full blown conflagration!In the month of May 2017 we once again (see April figures) saw significantly higher..
May 30, 2017
For the month of April the markets we follow saw median pricing gains of around 15% coupled with transaction volume decreases of about 25% on average with a whopping 50% drop seen in Portland.. holly smokes!Will..
May 12, 2017
Things are on FIRE here in the Maine real estate world!  So we track primarily median sold prices & transaction volume for the counties of Cumberland (Greater Portland), York (Southern Maine)..
Apr 12, 2017
What a pleasant surprise to be greeted by 70 degree weather upon landing at the Portland Jetport yesterday after a quick ski out West & living in Medellin, Colombia for the past month ( a..
Apr 12, 2017
Greetings all!   Perhaps due to the 10 INCHES of snow we got this past weekend,  pending volume was down and total inventories are currently higher than they were a week prior.  If time..
Apr 12, 2017
Comparing this weeks to  last weeks  figures it appears the spring market may be beginning.  Pending home and condo sales were up in all 4 regions that we follow and the general vibe in..
Mar 21, 2017
Greetings all!  We made it to week 2 of this report!! :)  Perhaps not a ton of useful analysis yet as we continue to collect the data, but as they say....myMaineProperty was not built in a day! I..
Mar 21, 2017
Greetings from Maine real estate central!  How many times in life do we have an intention, a great idea, only to see it fizzle/fade/fall away as life inevitably gets in the way?As our site FINALLY,  5ish..
Feb 25, 2017
Greetings from the land of fog/snow/ice and rain.. who wouldn't want to move here! :)Despite it being the middle of the winter... the  real estate markets here are already off to the races with good..
Nov 08, 2016
As the Fall days here in Maine shorten what does this mean for the housing markets going forward? View our most recent housing report here  or visit our housing statistics page for..
Oct 18, 2016
As the leaves fall, the real estate markets in Maine seem to have cooled off a bit.   Listen to Matt and John's thoughts plus learn about the AirBnb phenomena as well!
Aug 25, 2016
Just a friendly and fun dialogue between myself and Matt over what we are seeing and where things are possibly going.

Read and download our 2nd Qtr 2016 exclusive here
Aug 25, 2016
Greetings all!  A bit delayed, sorry!  No big surprise, but the markets here are on fire with volume up 7.6% and median prices rising 6.8% over the regions we cover.Click here to download..
Aug 25, 2016
2016 started off strong! Total volume for the 3 regions followed encompassing York, Cumberland, Sagadahoc and Lincoln Counties totaled 460 Million in 2016 compared with 386 Million in 2015...
Aug 25, 2016
2015 was a fantastic year for the residential housing markets throughout Maine. Explosive growth in Portland fueled by a new construction boom, coupled with renewed demand for coastal property along the..

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