Author Archives: Terry Driscoll

A Letter to Friends of Maine Home Realty

“Change is the only constant in life.”  – Heraclitus Hello Friends, As many of you know, 2016 brought new opportunities and many changes for my family, including leaving Maine (which we never thought we would ever do!), but I continued … Continue reading

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Topsham, Maine – March 2016 Real Estate Market Report

We’re posting the Topsham Real Estate Market Report for March ahead of the other reports this month because we pretty much had to sit down when we looked at the Active Listings number!  We’ve never seen so few houses on the … Continue reading

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2015 Real Estate Market Wrap-Up for Bath, Brunswick and Topsham, Maine

The most often-asked question we get as REALTORS® is, “How’s the market?”  So, here is  Maine Home Realty’s 2015 Real Estate Market Wrap-Up Report to tell you!   The 2015 report shows data for Bath, Brunswick and Topsham, the largest towns in Maine Home Realty’s … Continue reading

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2015 Profile of Home Buyers & Sellers is released by NAR

Each year, the National Association of REALTORS® (NAR) releases its Profile of Home Buyers and Sellers.  While this information is useful for REALTORS®, like us, to keep up with changes and trends, it may also be of interest to consumers who are … Continue reading

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What about VA Home Loans?

On this Veterans Day, we honor those who serve, and have served, our country with memorials and appreciation ceremonies both locally, and across the country. That we participate in these events is very important in terms of recognition, respect and remembrance, but more pragmatic benefits … Continue reading

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American Living Arrangements – How They’ve Evolved

Here is an interesting Infographic that shows how living arrangements have changed over time.  This depiction doesn’t address the renting or owning status of individuals, but it should give us a clue as to the types of housing that might … Continue reading

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Harriet Beecher Stowe House – Renovation in Brunswick, ME

Bowdoin College is just completing the renovation of the historic Harriet Beecher Stowe House.  Every single time one of these antique homes is restored, renovated, or rehabbed, it is a gift to all of us.  View this short video to learn more … Continue reading

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Record Snow and the Real Estate Industry Q1 2015

BOSTON – Record snowfall has had an impact on home selling in the first quarter of 2015. Watch this video to hear what Boston real estate pro’s had to say about what happened and where the market is headed.  It is the … Continue reading

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Selling Your Maine Home in All This SNOW!

With snow piled high all around us, Maine’s Southern Mid-Coast Region just missed out on another foot of snow over Valentine’s Weekend, but we are in a blustery deep-freeze right now!  If you are one of the intrepid Home Sellers who doesn’t … Continue reading

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Snow Clean-Up and Sunshine in Maine’s Cool Little City!

The storm held us in its grip for more than 24 hours with swirling snow and gusty winds!  The City of Bath saw about 22″ of the white stuff, but the temperatures were low, so it was fluffy and power outages were … Continue reading

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