1. Home improvements that will add value to your home.

    Summer is one of the best times to start working on your home improvement projects. Especially when they are connected to the outdoor entertainment space or the space that is in between. Good projects to consider during the summer: Patio or screened porch- great for adding value and you get to enjoy…Read More

  2. NEW LISTING: 384 E Main ST Searsport, ME 04974

      Historic Capt. Sewall Lancaster house. This gracious 4-bedroom, 2-bath home is sited on 36 acres on Rte 1--perfect for residential or commercial use. Light filled rooms with historic details. Formal LR, DR. Family room and first floor bedroom. Ell addition is currently used as retail antiques sho…Read More

  3. Maximize your home’s value with welcoming curb appeal

    First impressions are extremely important and can make the difference between multiple showing, multiple offers, higher prices and quicker sales. Your home's curb appeal is an important component of that first impression and is well worth your attention. These tips should help boost your cub appeal …Read More

  4. Thinking of putting your home on the market?

    We are going into the home buying season. Prices look strong for sellers and there is quite a bit of talk about the low inventory.  You might be thinking that now is the time to put your home on the market while things look good. Before doing so, you start to look around your home at the projects t…Read More

  5. Brunswick Maine Real Estate, Harpswell Maine Real Estate, Topsham Maine Real Estate

    The Purchase & Sale Agreement

    The Purchase & Sale Agreement by Edward R. Nista, Broker at Morton Real Estate So…you’ve been seriously looking at homes of interest with your real estate broker for some time now and you’ve just come across a property that looks good and feels right and you’re interested in making an of…Read More

  6. Curbside Compost Comes to Brunswick

    Thinking of composting but don't know where to start? Worried about the smell or amount of work? It's easy -  We Compost It takes the worry and questions away and does the work for you. Curbside Compost is the way to go!   Why should you care about composting? 18% of U.S. Emissions comes from …Read More

  7. Should You Do It Yourself Or Hire a Contractor

    When it comes to making home improvements before selling or after buying, the decision to do it yourself or hire a contractor can be difficult. On one hand, you can save money by doing it yourself, but if you don’t have a lot of time or help, the entire project may take a lot longer than planned. …Read More

  8. Are you Looking to Update Your Kitchen Floor?

      Your kitchen floor is probably the most abused surface in your home.  It sees more traffic than any other area and suffers damage from dropped items, chairs and other things on a regular basis. Because of this, it is important that you choose a floor that can sustain some of this damage and cont…Read More

  9. Helpful Mortgage Terminology

    Below is a list of terms that are commonly used when working with mortgages. Amenity A feature of the home or property that serves as a benefit to the buyer but that is not necessary to its use; may be natural (like location, woods, water) or man-made (like a swimming pool or garden). Amortization R…Read More

  10. Welcome!

    Welcome to Morton Real Estate's new BLOG! We are excited to share informaiton, events and useful tips with you. Please visit us often and share with your friends!…Read More