A Timely Reminder to Spring Forward

Saturday, March 11th, 2017

Remember To Spring Forward This Weekend: Daylight Saving Time Begins 2am Sunday, March 12, 2017. Clocks should be moved forward one hour. One less hour in bed but the lighter nights are on the way!

So, Just What Do You Get Your Loved One For Valentine’s Day?

Sunday, February 12th, 2017

  Scratching your head as to what to get your nearest and dearest this Valentine’s Day? Something that truly demonstrates the depth of feeling you have for that special person in your life? Heart shaped cards, super-sized candy, teddy bears and flowers are all presented by the retailers as the obvious options as an answer but, hmmm, are these […]

2016 Sets “Highest On Record” Sales Bar

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

PORTLAND, ME – The number of real estate transactions in Maine last year was the highest on record according the Maine Association of Realtors. 17,507 reported sales in 2016 is the largest number in the 18 years since the compilation of sales data began. Latest statistics from Maine Listings also reveal an 11.71% increase in […]

Who Wants to Win $100 of Home Heating Fuel?

Wednesday, January 25th, 2017

Here’s the Trivia Question in the New Year’s issue of our Service For Life! newsletter. You can call us on 207-553-2662 or email your answer to trubritrealty@gmail.com for a chance to win $100 of home heating fuel. Who was the highest paid celebrity of 2016? a) Beyonce Knowles b) Adele… c) LeBron James d) Taylor […]

Tru Brit Realty Group Celebrate Platinum Year

Sunday, January 22nd, 2017

PORTLAND, ME – The Tru Brit Realty Group of Saxby, Meek & Coward at Keller Williams Realty celebrated a successful year of real estate with sales over $25m in 2016. Keller Williams, Portland Market Center, Designated Broker, Leanne Nichols said: “The Tru Brit Realty Group continues to be a leading force in the local real […]

Who Wants to Win $100 of Home Heating Fuel?

Monday, November 28th, 2016

Here’s the Trivia Question in the Thanksgiving/Fall issue of our Service For Life! newsletter. You can call us on 207-553-2662 or email your answer to trubritrealty@gmail.com for a chance to win $100 of home heating fuel. What movie cast Kevin Spacey just two days before filming began? a) Se7en b) American Beauty c) The Usual Suspects… […]

Home Sales Maintain Healthy Pace Despite Rates Rise

Wednesday, November 23rd, 2016

PORTLAND, ME – Rising interest rates failed to curb the healthy pace of home sales across Maine last month according to Maine Listings. Last month, Realtors reported 1,639 sales of single-family existing homes—an increase of 5.0% compared to October 2015. Prices also continued to rise; the median home sale price (MSP) last month reached $192,500, […]

Early Fall Sees Rise in Home Sales

Friday, October 21st, 2016

PORTLAND, ME Sales of existing homes rose by 6.13% last month compared with numbers from the same month a year ago according to latest statistics from Maine Listings. September also saw a rise in the median sales price (MSP) to $188,038 which is up 1.4% over last year. The MSP indicates that half of the […]

Maine home sales rebound after mid-summer dip

Sunday, September 25th, 2016

Home sales in Maine rebounded in August after a dip in year-on-year figures in July. Sales increased by 10.78% last month compared to August 2015. The median sales price was also up to $197,000 a 5.35% increase in the same time period according to latest statistics published by Maine Listings. Prior figures comparing July 2016 […]

Home Sales and Values Up in June

Friday, July 22nd, 2016

Portland, ME – Home values and the pace of home sales were up year on year in Maine last month according to the latest report from Maine Listings. Realtors across the state reported 1,960 existing single family home sales in the month of June up by 9.62% over the same month last year. The median sales […]