1. Have You Filed For Your Homestead Tax Exemption?

    Have you filed for Homestead Property Tax Exemption on your home? The State of Maine has a Homestead Property Tax Exemption provision for residents of the State to receive a measure of property tax relief on their permanent, primary residence. The program stipulates that individuals own their home f…Read More

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    Harpswell Rising Waters

    Harpswell learns about the rising sea level and the possible impacts. Taken from a recent article in the Forecaster by Peter L. McGuire. Recently, Peter Slovinsky, a geologist with Maine Geological Survey presented the future risks of flooding at a workshop at the town office in Harpswell. The works…Read More

  3. Are School Districts A Consideration When Searching for a New Home?

    One of the most important points many parents take into consideration when searching for a new home is school districts. Excellent schools are highly sought-after and living in the right district can make all the difference in the world. Many real estate related websites now include links to informa…Read More

  4. Harpswell Year Round Cottage Sold.

    This fabulous year-round cottage lies on the edge of Quahog Bay with endless south-easterly views over Casco Bay. The 1,742 SqFt home has a great room with a wall of windows overlooking the bay and providing an abundance of sunshine. Congratulations to the lucky new owner gets to call this home! &nb…Read More

  5. Recently Reduced: With Sunsets Over Middle Bay in Brunswick

    Watch the sunset over Middle Bay from the deck of this classic Maine contemporary home. Situated on 10.8 wooded acres, this private home with 435 feet of waterfront is located only 5 miles from Bowdoin College. Features include an open floor plan, sunroom, two first floor bedrooms, plus two more bed…Read More

  6. How to Choose the Right Closing Date

    Choosing the right closing date can help save you money while reducing the chances of a mistake being made that could end up either delaying or cancelling the deal.  Purchasing a home is one of the biggest purchases anyone can make, and it all starts with the closing.  The majority of lenders will…Read More

  7. How You Can Avoid a Prolonged House Hunt

    Looking for a home can be one of the most time consuming processes that you ever become involved in.  It is a process that should be approached carefully and with great care, the home you purchase is going to be the home you live in for the foreseeable future and possibly the rest of your life.  B…Read More

  8. Quiet Sunsets Over a Picturesque Cove

    78 Tondreaus Point Road, Harpswell, ME 04079 Enjoy quiet sunsets over a picturesque cove from this unique property that can fulfill all of your waterfront dreams within minutes to town. Included on a spacious and well-landscaped 2-acre lot are a two bedroom carriage house with updated kitchen and ba…Read More

  9. Maine Sales and Prices are UP this Summer!

    MAINE HOME SALES INCREASE 2.03 PERCENT IN JULY SOUTH PORTLAND (August 21, 2014)—Maine’s summer real estate sales season continues its positive track. Maine Listings reports 1,455 single-family existing home sales in July —a rise of 2.03 percent compared to July 2013. The median sales price (MS…Read More

  10. Harpswell Market Update 8/12/2014

    The following is a snap shot of statistical data since the first of the year by property type. January 01, 2014 to August 12, 2014 Single Family Residence Homes Sold = 33 Median List Price = $375,000 Median Sale Price = $353,000 Average Days on the Market = 71   Land Sales Lots Sold = 8 Median …Read More