Latest home sales figures fuel optimism for Spring market

Friday, April 22nd, 2016

Portland, ME – Latest figures for home sales indicate a rebound in the market for March over February fueling predictions for a buoyant spring selling season. Sales across the country gave cause for optimism after an improving performance over last month’s statistics. Realtors across Maine reported 1089 sales of existing single family homes in March an […]

Year-on-Year Home Sales Numbers May Mask Current Trends

Tuesday, March 22nd, 2016

Portland, ME – Maine home sales in February outpaced the numbers for the same month last year by 21.72%, although the median sales price (MSP) fell back by -4.42% to stand at $160,000 year-on-year. The figures were released by Maine Listings this week. On the nation scene the National Association of Realtors (NAR) reported an […]

TRU BRITS CELEBRATE ANOTHER SUCCESSFUL YEAR

Wednesday, January 20th, 2016

PORTLAND, ME – The Tru Brit Realty Group of Saxby, Meek & Coward at Keller Williams Realty celebrated another successful year achieving real estate sales of approaching $20 million in 2015. Keller Williams, Portland Market Center Team Leader, Brad Knowles said: “As one of the top teams at Keller Williams Realty they bring the highest […]

Clock is ticking down on rise in interest rates – What it means for real estate

Friday, December 11th, 2015

Portland, ME: The clock is ticking down on a likely hike in interest rates by the Feds, the first such increase since June 2006 and one which will surely trigger a rise in mortgage interest rates. The commentary below is provided by local lender Casey Hamlin, Branch Manager/Loan Officer at Northpoint Mortgage: “The state of the […]

Latest figures reveal impressive jump in number of home sales

Saturday, October 24th, 2015

PORTLAND, ME: The number of home sales in Maine jumped significantly in September when compared to the same month last year. Latest figures from Maine Listings showed a double digit increase statewide, up by 17.16%. Meanwhile, the median sales price (MSP) for homes sold last month also rose by 5.97% year on year to stand […]

Tru Brits Post A Banner Year in Real Estate Sales

Thursday, January 22nd, 2015

    PORTLAND, ME – The Tru Brit Realty Group of Saxby, Meek & Coward at Keller Williams Realty achieved real estate sales of over $21 million in 2014. The Tru Brits helped approaching 100 people sell and find a home to buy last year. Keller Williams, Portland Market Center, co-owner Leanne Nichols said: “Talent, professionalism […]