Bath ME Housing Overview

Nestled along the flowing waters of the Kennebec River, Bath, Maine is a quintessential blend of a coastal housing and farming community. While walking the streets of Bath the 19th century architecture is sure to bring about a sense of nostalgia for visitors and locals alike. Best known for its rich history in shipbuilding, Bath’s boat building goes back over 400 years. Some don’t know that the first ship of the New World, The Virginia, was in fact built in Bath. The charming history of city has carried itself into present day and now hosts the world-class shipbuilders of Bath Iron Works.   Bath real estate is not only beautiful to browse; but it also holds an extensive history.

The Maine Maritime Museum’s mission is to celebrate maritime heritage and culture in order to educate the community and a worldwide audience about the important role of Maine in regional and global maritime activities. The many interesting exhibits showcase items and texts from the Revolutionary War, the War of 1812, as well as paintings and period depictions of these historic conflicts. The museum is on prime piece of real estate on the ocean as it was once the home of a Victorian-era fisherman. It’s a great place to bring the entire family to learn more about Maine national and international significance.  

Take in the history at one of Bath’s many oceanside parks. Those who visit find themselves looking over the seafaring town and wondering how it looked during its 19th century prime. A casual stroll into the main streets of downtown allows people to mingle with the friendly locals, finding themselves already feeling at home in such a welcoming community. Shops of all varieties line the streets while the alluring smells of the local restaurants beckons passersby.
Bath, ME Real Estate Overview
For the year ending 2016 bath saw prices rise by 13,759.8%. The median price in 2016 was $32,432 compared with $32,432 in 2015. For the same time period transaction volume rose by 709.2% with a total of 3423 listings selling compared with 423 in 2015.

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